About the Role
Job Description: As a Local Guide, you will be responsible for providing an enriching and immersive experience for tourists and visitors to our city. You will showcase the best that our region has to offer, highlighting cultural attractions, historical sites, local traditions, and hidden gems. Your role will involve leading guided tours, walking groups through neighborhoods, and sharing fascinating stories about our city's heritage.
Conduct guided tours in Arabic for individuals and small groups, catering to tourists and travelers from Arabic-speaking regions.
Share engaging narratives and historical facts about significant landmarks, buildings, and cultural sites.
Demonstrate in-depth knowledge of the local history, traditions, and customs, promoting a deeper understanding of the city's culture.
Offer recommendations for popular restaurants, shops, and activities that reflect the authentic local experience.
Respond to questions and inquiries from tour participants, ensuring a friendly and informative environment.
Assist in creating tour itineraries and improving tour content based on feedback and personal experiences.
Collaborate with the marketing team to promote tours and reach a broader audience.
Fluent in Arabic (both spoken and written) to effectively communicate with Arabic-speaking tourists and visitors.
Proficient in English to interact with international tourists and collaborate with team members.
Passionate about the city's history, culture, and attractions, with a strong desire to share this knowledge with others.
Excellent communication and storytelling skills, with the ability to captivate and engage audiences.
Friendly, approachable, and customer-oriented demeanor to ensure a positive tour experience.
Familiarity with local geography, transportation options, and safety guidelines.
Flexibility in working hours, as some tours may be scheduled during weekends, holidays, or evenings.
Previous experience as a tour guide is a plus but not required. Enthusiastic newcomers with a wealth of knowledge are encouraged to apply!
About the Company
How to Apply: If you are thrilled by the prospect of showcasing your city to curious travelers and immersing them in its rich culture, we would love to hear from you! Please submit your updated resume and a brief cover letter explaining why you are the ideal candidate for the Local Guide position. Feel free to include any personal anecdotes or experiences that demonstrate your passion for the role.
Subject: Local Guide Application - Arabic Speaker