Required Consultant Tourist Assistant Program – AJK

Full Time
  • Post Date: May 17, 2018
Job Description

Deliverables: Outputs and Activities

Discussions with stakeholders:

·         Visits and hold discussions with stakeholders including communities, meeting LMFP Staff and discussing coordination needed to make this project successful

·         Meeting with Govt. of AJK and discussing support needed from them

Contextualization of the Concept:

·         Contextualize the TAP concept with reference to AJK.

Preparing Design:

·         Chalk down the funds requirement of each home owner

·         Assess and recommend room renovations model

·         Assess and recommend how front-end company should be formed which will promote and smoothly operate TAP in future

·         Assess and recommend a room rental model (To avoid loss to homeowners by charging low rentals and avoid exploitation of tourists by charging excessive rentals)

·         Assess and recommend how technology can be incorporated in this model so that hosts and customers can interact directly in future

·         Develop a room scheduling process (Assess occupancy)

·         Formulating standards for rooms renovation

·         Devise Customer feedback mechanism and preparing a detailed customer feedback report

Initiating TAP

·         Assess/formalize legal arrangements for TAP (in collaboration with PO)

·         Grade rooms (Room rating based upon their accessibility, quality, amnesties, etc.)

·         Train and guide full time employee of TAP, homeowners and LMFP staff

·         Promote the project with tourist operators

·         Supervise operations in the pilot phase by setting up local support (coordination with LMFP & Govt. of AJK)

·         Monitor progress of rooms upgradation and readiness through LMFP offices (for pilot)

Preparation of final report

·         Recommend a strategy for TAP and workable model for future on the basis of pilot project

·         Prepare final report comprising all deliverables.

Job Details

Total Positions:
1 Post
Job Shift:
First Shift (Day)
Job Type:
Full Time/Permanent
Job Location:
No Preference
Minimum Education:
Degree Title:
Business Management, Innovation, Tourism or Economics
Career Level:
Experienced Professional
Minimum Experience:
10 Years (• Must have firsthand experience with tourism innovation and sharing economy platforms • Experience in business management, finance, tourism)