Mision Surf Manager

Type of Job

Full-time Paid

Job Location

Puerto Madero, Chis., Mexico


40 hours per week plus 2 full days off

Mision Surf Manager

Site Type

Live Onsite

Reports to:

Mision Mexico Foundation Director

Our Visión and Focus

Misión Surf is a social impact hotel and surf school, created to generate self-sustainable income for Mision Mexico Foundation and provide community outreach support to the youth and families of Puerto Madero. We are a small, 6-bedroom, beachfront property located 30 minutes outside of Tapachula, Chiapas.

Role Context

Proven experience in hotel management. Minimum of a 12-month commitment. Conversational in both English and Spanish.

Duties and Responsibilities

Mision Surf Admin:

  • Expected:

  • To manage and grow community outreach opportunities and programs at Misión Surf, connecting with the local community and international volunteers.

  • To manage all emails, online hospitality bookings and enquiries

  • To research and manage promotional and marketing opportunities for Misión Surf, with the aim to increase bookings (local and international) and increase monthly revenue for Misión Surf.

  • Assist with gathering social media content for Misión Surf promotion, and managing social media accounts.

  • Assist the management team with reporting Misión Surf expense and income accounts and creating financial budgets

  • Research and source international and local groups, individuals, and businesses willing to run or finance Misión Surf outreach workshops and programs.

Youth & Community:

  • When Possible:

  • Support with visits from Misión Mexico youth which are every Monday plus extra events, holidays and celebrations.

  • To supervise, ensuring their safety and wellbeing is cared for at all times.

  • To ensure community classes are running well.

Mision Surf Hospitality & Hotel:

  • Expected:

  • To manage current staff members & volunteers as well as provide training.

  • To organise and carry out the weekly shop for food/cleaning products.

  • Maintain the Mision Surf vehicle, keeping it filled with gasoline and taking it to a mechanic when necessary.

  • To manage all phone and walk-in hospitality bookings and enquiries, acting as the first point of contact for bookings, and looking after visitors.

  • To keep the Misión Surf grounds up to the high standards; maintaining the generator, water system, hotel rooms and grounds.

  • To maintain and clean the pool.

  • When Required:

  • Assist with mealtimes, food prep and cooking.

Essential Criteria

Desired Criteria

  • Proven experience in business and admin

  • Experience working with underprivileged communities

  • Conversational in both English and Spanish

Qualifications, Experience, and other requirements

  • Proven experience in hotel management

  • Minimum of a 12-month commitment

  • Valid ‘working with children check’ and undergo a Criminal Records Check prior to engagement. Subsequently must report any criminal charges or court appearances

  • Two references from previous employers

Desirable Criteria

Full driving license, with willingness to drive in Mexico if required

Additional Information

These roles are for an immediate start.

How to Apply

If you are interested in applying for this exciting opportunity, please include the following in your email application to misionsurfmexico@gmail.com

1. A covering letter addressing the selection criteria and your suitability for the role based on the skills, knowledge and abilities requirements outlined in the advertisement and role description (Maximum of 2 pages);

2. A current CV or Resume;

3. Copies of any relevant qualifications

4. The contact details of two professional referees, including your most recent line manager/s.