Below are the positions we currently have available. Having said that, we are always looking to hear from smart, motivated people who would love to work for a young, vibrant and ambitious company like Devour Spain. Even if we don’t have a place for you right now – we’ll certainly take notice and give you a ring when something comes up.

Granada City Manager Needed

Status: Currently hiring

The Role: Devour Spain SL is looking for a passionate, energetic, responsible, and highly-detailed oriented person to coordinate the operations of Devour Granada Food Tours. This includes ensuring that Devour Granada Food Tour’s tours operate smoothly and effectively, liaising efficiently and empathetically with clients and guides, and working creatively and efficiently to build compelling gastronomic experiences in Granada.

The successful candidate will

  • Ensure the smooth and efficient running of our tours in Granada
  • Have a fun, outgoing, energetic personality to successfully lead our Granada tours on a regular basis
  • Liaise with tour vendors in Granada to ensure smooth operations and mutual satisfaction
  • Coordinate the tour guide schedule and calendar, as well as coordinate monthly guide meetings and periodic training sessions
  • Update new bookings and notify guides of tour specific adjustments
  • Hire, train and evaluate new guides
  • Contribute SEO focused content to the Devour Granada Food Tours blog on a weekly basis
  • Work with the Devour Spain community manager to run the Devour Granada Food Tours Twitter and Instagram accounts, and Facebook page
  • Design and improve our delicious, fun and interesting gastronomic experiences in Granada

The ideal candidate is someone who…

  • Is passionate about Granada, Spain, and gastronomy
  • Has excellent communication and organizational skills
  • Will manage their time effectively
  • Will liaise with clients efficiently, clearly and empathetically
  • Will show creative and organizational flair in imagining and implementing gastronomic experiences
  • Is detail orientated
  • Is adept at managing multiple emails accounts, spreadsheets, shared documents
  • Has and uses a smartphone and has reliable internet access at home
  • Communicates (spoken and written) fluently in English without errors
  • Has experience writing and blogging and using social media
  • Can legally work in Spain
  • Lives in Granada

What we offer…

A part-time contract based in Granada (working from your home/remote) with the opportunity to change to a full-time contract in the future, as the business grows.

The opportunity to join a smart, driven and fun nationwide team of people who are passionate about Spain and its food, people, and traditions, and about sharing that passion with our clients. Staff receive friends and family discounts on all tours as well as continuous training about Spanish food and drink while working for us.

What is Devour Spain SL?

Devour Spain is a company offering walking food tours and gastronomic experiences in Spain. With a focus on the intersection of Spanish food and culture, we immerse travelers in the regional traditions of Spanish gastronomy and wine, as well as the country’s culture and history. Currently, Devour Spain is made up of Madrid Food Tour, Devour Barcelona Food Tours, Devour Seville Food Tours and Devour Malaga Food Tours.

How to apply

Please send an email to [email protected] In the subject line include your first and last names and the words “Granada Manager Application”

In the email, you must include:

  • A brief statement (approximately a paragraph) about why you think you’d make a great Granada City Manager and tour guide. Let us know why you think we can rely on you to work effectively when organizing our tours, with flair when leading them and be reliable and efficient in liaising with freelance guides, customers and tour vendors.
  • State any previous experience, studies or credentials that you think would be relevant to your application
  • State how long you have lived in Granada
  • State your level of English and Spanish
  • State your age

Please attach to the email:

  • Your CV in English in either .doc or .pdf format
  • Anything else you’d like us to consider (links to a blog etc.)

Before you send the email, please check you’ve included everything we ask for above. Only complete applications will be considered. The start date for the position is February 2017.

We will contact suitable candidates by email to set up an interview. We do receive a lot of applications and are unable to respond to every application. If you don’t hear from us within two weeks, please assume that your application was not what we’re looking for.

Many thanks for your interest in working with Devour Spain.

Food Tour Guides Needed

Do you love Seville and Spain? Do you love Spanish food? Can you command a crowd, make them listen and make them laugh? Then you might be a perfect candidate for a job as a food tour guide with Devour Seville Food Tours. We’re currently looking for qualified and enthusiastic guides. If you think you might be the right person, check the application requirements below and get in touch.

What makes a great food tour guide?

You need to be make a great first impression, be a fantastic storyteller, have an infectious sense of humor, be adept at thinking quickly on your feet, be responsible and detail-oriented and be empathetic and highly sensitive to people’s backgrounds, cultures and differences.

We want people who are passionate about Seville, Spain and this country’s cuisine, and who know how to communicate that passion to others and make them as excited as you.

What we offer…

Guides give approximately 2 to 5 tours a week (depending on the season and including daytime and nighttime shifts), and each tour lasts an average of four hours. Once you’re all trained up, you’ll earn a competitive per-tour rate plus tips. Guides also receive friends and family discounts on our tours as well as continuous free training about Seville and Spanish food and drink while working for us.

Applicants must…

  • Be a native English speaker or have a high level of English, with a high level of Spanish
  • Be allowed to work in Spain and registered (or willing to register) as an autónomo, or legally able to invoice us through a cooperative such as Smart Iberica. As an ethical employer, we only work with autónomo guides, meaning you can legally invoice us and we can legally pay you. Becoming autónomo is very easy (we can help get you set up) and note that there are now large discounts for the first 18 months of your social security payments. Please note: if you are on a student visa this does not allow you to be autónomo and unfortunately means you’re not able to work with us.
  • Have lived in Seville for at least one year
  • Have a smartphone and be easily reachable via it to advise about last minute tours, tour changes and other information (whether via Whatsapp, SMS or email)
  • Have access to internet at home and check their email at least once a day; and
  • Be available for monthly staff meetings and periodic (fun!) training sessions

How to apply…

Please send an email in English to [email protected]. In the subject line include your first and last names and the words “Tour Guide Application Seville”.

In the email, you must include:

  • A brief statement (approximately a paragraph) about why you think you’d make a great food tour guide with Devour Seville Food Tours. Make your paragraph striking and witty – this is your first chance to show us your personality, knowledge and passion!
  • State any previous experience, studies or credentials that you think would be relevant to your application.
  • State how long you have lived in Seville.
  • State your level of English and Spanish.
  • State your availability.
  • State your age

Please attach to the email:

  • A recent photo in jpeg format (or a link to a video of you if one exists online – please do not attach videos)
  • Your CV in English in either .doc or .pdf format
  • Anything else you’d like us to consider (links to a blog, YouTube channel, etc.)

Before you send the email, please check you’ve included everything we ask for above. Only complete applications will be considered.

We will contact suitable candidates by email to set up an interview. We do receive a lot of applications, and so if you don’t hear from us within two weeks, please assume that your candidature was not exactly what we are looking for.

Many thanks for your interest in working with Devour Seville Food Tours.