3 Feb 2015

Full-Time Horse Manager for reserve in Waterberg Area

facebushLimpopo, South Africa

Job Description

Now looking for a Horse Manager for a lodge in the Waterberg area.

Are you passionate about horses AND the bush? Do you fit the criteria listed below? Then this could be your dream job.

CV’s to steve@facebush.co.za

Package offered is dependable on experience. But anywhere from R8500 up wards.

Experienced required:
someone who has a passion for horses and has managed horses and a team of staff before.

If not managed horses before needs many years experience with horses and some managing experience.

FGASA is not a requisite, but we would look at training someone up for level 1

Job description is the following:
Managing of 50 horses- everything from managing feeding, horse care, tack, training, etc.
Managing of 12 staff/guides
Daily meetings to help GM in allocating horses and guides for activities
reports directly to GM
Month end reports and charts (basic computer skills will be required)
Guest relations is high on the list as manager needs to meet his guests to allocate horses
Hosting lunch, Sundowners and dinners (this is shared between staff, its not daily)
Helping plan game captures with GM (game captures done off horse back)
Must be willing to help out in other jobs if needed.

The applicant must be passionate about horses, people and the bush. Not for any person who will crumble under pressure or stress.
This is a very important position as the lodge specializes in horse back safaris and needs a person who will keep working passionately with the team and pushing the envelope. Some one who is hungry for success and loves the outdoors. A strong leader, a friendly person who is full of energy.

Job Categories: Managers. Job Types: Full-Time. Job Tags: bush, horses, and manager. Salary: Less than 10,000. Job expires in Endless.

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