Call: Trainers for the Improvement Phase of UNWTO.QUEST

Call: UNWTO.QUEST online assistant for a project in United Arab Emirates

Call closed

- from MAY to SEPTEMBER 2023 - 

UNWTO Academy is looking for a UNWTO.QUEST online assistant for the improvement phase of a DMO in the United Arab Emirates, which will take place from May to September 2023.

The candidate must possess the following competencies:

  • have at least 5 years of experience in tourism destination management
  • have experience in training in tourism
  • speak and work in English fluently
  • possibly, having been trained as a quality auditor for tourism destination management organizations
  • possibly, having participated in an onsite audit for tourism destination management organizations
  • preferably, having a solid knowledge of the UNWTO and UNWTO Academy programs, and in particular of UNWTO.QUEST
  • have the following skills and competencies:
    • set and know how to follow achievable and measurable goals
    • be able to work online and on-site with a team, and independently
    • manage time effectively
    • know how to plan and supervise the action plan
    • prioritise tasks effectively
    • organise and motivate others
    • complete the work in a defined time (even short)
    • help others to achieve set goals
    • find solutions quickly and easily
    • be flexible – be ready to adapt objectives in light of changing circumstances
    • be sensitive to other values and feelings of people
    • identify the measures needed to achieve the objectives

The selected person must remotely assist in the entire UNWTO.QUEST improvement phase process of a DMO in the United Arab Emirates, with the support and supervision of the UNWTO Academy, completing the following tasks:

  • Define the work plan, according to UNWTO Academy's template
  • Coordinate the trainers' work
  • Ensure the proper delivery of documentation and other deliverables by all parties
  • Execute other organizational tasks that this project requires
  • Monitor the tasks of all parties for the proper development of the project
  • Support in the execution of the work plan
  • Monitor the execution of the work plan

If you wish to apply, please fill out this form before 22nd May 2023.

NOTE: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.