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.

Seville City Manager Needed

Status: Currently hiring

Do you love Seville? Do you love food and drink– especially local eats? Can you captivate a crowd, make them listen and make them laugh? Are you highly organized, driven and detail-oriented? Then you might make the perfect City Manager with Devour Seville.

What we offer:

A full-time contract based in Seville. Very competitive pay and benefits and the opportunity to join a fast growing industry-leading company and develop your career in one of Spain’s most exciting sectors. Staff receive friends and family discounts on tours as well as continuous training about Spanish food and drink while working for us.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Tour guiding, averaging 2 to 3 tours a week (daytime or evening tours, and fluctuating depending on season and demand).
  • Managing a team of freelance tour guides. Hiring, training, evaluating, scheduling.
  • Researching and identifying market gaps and opportunities for new products, hand-in-hand with upper management.
  • Developing on-brand, innovative tours and experiences in Seville and surrounding areas (eg. for day trip tours) (alongside management).
  • Building B2B relationships in Seville (DMCs, hotels, partners for possible products or tours) & promoting Devour Seville and Devour Tours products at local food and tourism events
  • Having your finger on the pulse of food and tourism in Seville and surroundings. Growing your knowledge of the local history and local gastronomic/cultural scene, so as to be better able to deliver tours and build products.

We are looking for someone who:

  • is a fluent English speaker, with a proficient level of Spanish
  • is legally allowed to work in Spain
  • has lived in Seville for at least two years and knows its cultural, history and food scene inside out
  • is comfortable working from remote and has a strong internet connection
  • loves people and has a warm, energetic personality and an ability to connect with others – whether clients when guiding or the vendors we work with
  • is extremely articulate, a great public speaker, storyteller, and communicator, whether verbal or written
  • LOVES Spain, its food and culture! If you know about local food history, have a food blog, or have cooked or been around food professionally, we would love to hear from you
  • doesn’t wait to be told what to do, but uses initiative to do what needs doing and takes personal responsibility for solving problems and producing results
  • is highly organized and extremely detail-oriented and able to complete tasks successfully and efficiently
  • is passionate about creating and refining systems so repetitive tasks are completed efficiently
  • is able to manage simultaneous projects – providing timelines and hitting those deadlines
  • will show creative and organizational flair in building new products and then describing and selling gastronomic experiences to potential clients
  • is tech-savvy and adept at using multiple email accounts, social media accounts, Google calendars, our online booking system
  • listens to feedback and acts on it
  • is excited about coming up with ideas that can add to growth for the company
  • training/experience in the tourism industry is ideal, though not necessary

How to Apply:

Send an email to [email protected] In the subject line include your first and last names and the words “Devour Seville City Manager Application”.

In the email, you must include:

  • A brief statement (approximately a paragraph) about why you think you’d make a great City Manager. Make your paragraph striking and witty – this is your first chance to show us your personality.
  • 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
  • A recent photo in jpeg format (and a link to a video of you if one exists online)
  • Your CV in English in either .doc or .pdf format
  • 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 a Skype interview (followed by an in person interview in Seville). 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.

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.