MIR has an on-going need for qualified tour managers. Our positions require flexibility as travel dates are based on our group tour calendar.

Qualifications (required):
  • Extensive experience in one or more of our destinations in a tour leading, work, travel or study capacity.
  • Ability to speak one or more destination country language (Russian is the single most useful language as it is spoken in the majority of the countries we specialize in).
  • The ability to introduce Western travelers to the fascinating cultures of Eurasia, and to facilitate meaningful interaction between local people and travelers.
  • A friendly and energetic personality, and the ability to gracefully and comfortably interact with a wide variety of personality types.
  • Common sense, the ability to think on one’s feet and the ability to confidently take charge should unexpected difficulties be encountered.
  • First aid training.
  • Minimum two years tour leading experience.
  • Particularly interested in leaders with prior experience in the Balkans, China, Tibet, South Caucasus

 

Qualified applicants may forward the following items to jobs@mircorp.com:

  • Letter of interest summarizing travel experiences in MIR’s destinations.
  • Resume with previous salary history.
  • References.

PUBLISHED: May 16, 2012