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Sports and Activity Manager in Greece

  • Application Deadline: Dec. 1, 2020
  • Greece
  • Application Deadline: Dec. 1, 2020
  • Greece

Playitas Resort is Europe´s best Sport Resort, located on the Island of Fuerteventura, a sports paradise of tranquility and sunshine. Our main goal is to reach the maximum satisfaction of our customers and our staff. We are celebrating the philosophy of Playitas every day, based on our healthy lifestyle strategy and sportive commitments. Our second resort, “La Pared powered by Playitas,” welcomes surf, mountain biker and yoga enthusiasts. Are you fit enough to join our international team?

For the opening of our two new “powered by Playitas” resorts in Greece in Summer 2021. We welcome Talents for the position of: Sports and Activity Manager.

Responsibilities:
➢ Operational responsibilities of all sports activities in a new “powered by Playitas” Resort in Greece.
➢ Create, coordinate and realize all sports services and activities for all guests from active holiday makers to professional athletes.
➢ Sports budget responsibility.
➢ Managing a sports team of qualified instructors.
➢ Collaborate with local and international partners
➢ Integrate sports programs (official open program, tour operators, groups)
➢ Sports team integration within the hotel team
➢ Identify team member training as to accompany their development.
➢ Achieve high quality performance and satisfaction by set processes and KPIs
➢ Organizing and enforce of different sport events

Work with great people

DANIEL GIRAY
Nordic Product Manager Sports, Apollo
"Som Apolloanställd är det en förmån att jobba med den tid de flesta längtar till under hela året, semestern."
CATHERINE ROSENGREN
Chief Cabin Crew, Novair
"Det bästa med Novair är att vi har så kul ihop! Vi har stort ansvar gällande säkerheten ombord och arbetar professionellt men skrattar mycket ihop med kollegorna och gästerna."
MARTINA ESBJÖRNSON
Senior Travel Consultant, Lime Travel
"Att få arbeta med mitt största intresse gör detta till mitt absoluta drömjobb. På Lime Travel känns vi mer som ett gäng kompisar än ”bara” kollegor. Söndagsångest, vad är det?"
SOFIA GERHOLM
Photo & Film Editor, Apollo
"Att få jobba med inspirerande bilder i en öppen och vänlig atmosfär gör mitt jobb på Apollo roligt att gå till varje dag!"
DANIEL GIRAY
Nordic Product Manager Sports, Apollo
"You get to work with the best time of the year- the vacation!"
CATHERINE ROSENGREN
Chief Cabin Crew, Novair
"The best thing about Novair is that everyday is fun! We have a big safety responsibility, but we always laugh together with our colleagues and guests."
MARTINA ESBJÖRNSON
Senior Travel Consultant, Lime Travel
"This is my dream job because I am working with my biggest interest. At Lime Travel, we are more like friends than colleagues!"
SOFIA GERHOLM
Photo & Film Editor, Apollo
"I love working with inspiring photos in a friendly atmosphere. "

Skills & Requirements

  • Working experience in schedule planning and organizing of sports and training activities
  • Sports management skills and ability to lead a small international sports team.
  • Personal knowledge level of the different sports offered in PBP hotel (gym, fitness, aerobics, group training, swimming, cycling, running, tennis, padel, water sports…)
  • Fluent in English, Scandinavian language a plus.

Other requirements:

  • Communication skills
  • Availability and international mobility from May - Oct months minimum.
  • Team & success orientated leadership skills, 100 % customer quality oriented.
  • Significant understanding of seasonal work, accepts flexibility in the work schedule.
  • Creative and problem solution oriented.
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Being able to teach or instruct, workout performance skills, if needed.
  • Interested in participatory sports and the implementation of events.
  • Cultural competence.

Seasonal contract. Individual salary adapted to skills and experience (fixed salary + bonus on objective). Accommodation and meals provided by PBP.
Applications accepted until 01 December 2020.
If you are the right person for this job and you are Sports enthusiast, send your CV to poweredbyplayitas@playitas.net.

Great Place to Work

  • Kollegor som älskar att resa och live a little

  • Reseförmåner

  • En arbetsgivare som har CSR-fokus

  • Jobba lokalt men tänka globalt

  • Möjligheter att utvecklas internt

  • Nyrenoverat kontor innanför tullarna

  • Renovated office at Norrtull

  • Global thinking

  • CSR focus

  • Good travel benefits

  • Colleagues who love to travel and live a little

  • Opportunities for internal development

About the company

Apollo is one of the Nordic region’s leading travel agencies, with almost 400 employees and a million travellers annually. With us, customers can travel all over the world, regardless of whether they want a relaxing and sunny beachside holiday, a warm-weather fitness getaway, or a weekend in an exciting major city. We arrange travel packages, fitness trips, cruises, city trips and last minute holidays. We also offer secure flight and hotel bookings separately for customers who prefer to assemble the trip themselves.

Apollo, along with airline Novair, specialist agencies Golf Plaisir, Lime Travel and Xtravel, and sports resort Playitas all form the group DER Touristik Nordic AB. Since 2015 we have been part of the privately owned German group REWE, with over 300,000 employees.
Apollo actively works for sustainable travel and social responsibility, and we collaborate with SOS Children’s Villages, Ecpat and the Swedish Olympic Committee (SOK). Apollo has been Travelife-certified since 2016. Read more at apollo.se


1986Apollo bildas och blir en researrangör som producerar och säljer resor till fyra grekiska destinationer; Aten, Atens riviera, poros och Naxos.

1995Apollo etablerar sig i Danmark med kontor i Köpenhamn och därefter även i Århus.

1997Flygbolaget Novair grundas och gör sin premiärresa till Thailand.

1998Apollo etablerar sig i Norge och har sedan dess utsetts till Norges bästa researrangör vid flertalet tillfällen.

2007Apollo förvärvar träningsanläggningen Playitas på Fuerteventura och träningsresor kommer visa sig bli allt mer populärt.

2008Apollo köper Sveriges största Golfresearrangör Golf Plaisir som senare även kom att utses till Sveriges bästa golfresearrangör.

2010Apollo introduceras på finska marknaden och lyckas snabbt etablera sig.

2011Apollo köper den exklusiva researrangören Lime Travel i Sverige.

2015Apollo säljs till det tyska företaget REWE där vi nu ingår i deras resedimension DER TOURISTIK.

2017Apollo förvärvar skid- och surfresearrangören Xtravel. För Apollo innebär detta ett positivt tillskott till en redan stark sportprodukt samt en ökad specialistkompetens – med en naturlig koppling till kärnverksamheten.