Join a diverse team of urban explorers, advocates, anthropologists, street photographers and documentarians who are on a mission to reinvent the way we experience Bangkok.
Our goal is to build a passionate team that shifts the narrative of mega-cities toward citizens, communities and their cultural, social and environmental condition. We aim to examine the realities, challenges and opportunities in cities through the lens of culture, history, innovation, heritage preservation, and other topics. Through these lenses we want to facilitate immersive, inspiring and one of a kind experiences that reflect the diversity, ingenuity, resilience and human side of megacities in the 21st century.
If travel and exploration, creating social impact, content creation, sustainable development and social innovation is your passion, then check out our career opportunities.
Explore and travel
Explore off the beaten path and trace the places, people and ideas that are inspiring and benefit both travelers and society
Be part of something greater
Serve local causes and people who work in the trenches to ensure a sustainable future for Thailand
Innovate the tourism industry
Help us to innovate Thailand’s sustainable tourism industry by partnering with the right players in society
Build capacities, your own and that of others
Support local businesses, initiatives and products by designing and innovating integrative experiences around it.
Financial and Operations Officer
Be the engine of Vanguards and scale our operations
Our Operations and financial officer is responsible for bangkokvanguards head office in Bangkok and is the first line of contact for travelers, customers and guides. This opportunity will be split between Office management tasks and Financial/Bookkeeping responsibilities. Additional to this will be general HR tasks and Event management. This role will report directly to the COO and CEO.
• Be the first line of contact for our travelers and customers and guides
• Manage and maintain daily facility related administration tasks
• Negotiate office related affairs
• Manage the purchase of office supplies
• Ensure the availability of company tools for all employees
• Supervise booking software
• Guide management
• Help maintain alarm and telecommunication related affairs
• Manage proper reception tasks
• Event management (Christmas dinner, Community day, etc.)
• Be the central role of all personnel related issues
• Manage personnel administration (personal data administration, holidays registration, etc.)
• On-site on-boarding and ensuring completion of according documents
• Take care of the necessary guidelines for all personnel
• Formulate proposals and advice concerning local personnel policies
• Execute HR related policies
Provide support to finance function including:
• Communication with Accountant
• Processing and filing of documents
• Data collection
• Supporting finance closing to tight deadlines.
Full time tour guide and travel writer
Build amazing Thailand travel experiences and create content around those
Support bangkokvanguards in operating and designing the most creative and meaningful travel experiences and craft inspiring and beautiful stories around our Vanguards adventures.
Creating creative and engaging online content for a mainly Thai audience and supporting with English content.
Your third priority will be in researching and supporting the product development of bangkokvanguards.
Vanguards Experience Officer
Be more than a guide, be a connector and facilitator to connect people to Thailand on a deeper level
We are a dynamic team of urban explorers, advocates and travel professionals focusing on small group adventures. We are passionate about designing and delivering unique, meaningful and fun Thailand experiences. Our mission as is to create maximum value travelers as well as for Thailand’s people, communities. We are looking to expand our team and need your help to raise the bar in the tourism industry.
Expand your knowledge and potential
INTERNSHIPS FOR STUDENTS OF
FIELD OF ACTION
You will be working in three main areas, including CONTENT MARKETING, the Hyperlocal TRAVEL HUB and OPERATIONS.
Minimum: 3 months +
Payment: Basic coverage, commuting costs and work related expenses.
We are looking for motivated, pro-active and self-driven people who are hungry for adventure, self-development and making a difference. We need candidates who can think outside the box and are up for the challenge to build one of Thailand’s most inspiring and creative travel companies.
SKILLS WE ARE LOOKING FOR
We offer a small-team, startup environment with all the exciting dynamics and diversity that our work brings along. We are working with amazing partners, from community leaders, journalists, universities, social entrepreneurs, travel bloggers, NGO’s and other people to build a whole new experience economy. We offer competitive salaries, flexible working times, including remote work. We sometimes switch work places to different locations depending on the nature of our work and projects. Our office is located in a secluded oasis in the heart of Bangkok’s old town. Nestled in an ancient community, inside the compound of an artist’s house and surrounded by trees and nature. Our goals is to not only build an inspiring organization but to develop ourselves, to grow, learn and develop toward our full potential as individuals and as a team. Working here means to be part of a family, building something meaningful, evolving on a personal and professional level and having fun along the way.