Mexico City – October 1, 2018 – Since the launch of Vidanta’s “World’s Best Job” global campaign in late August, the brand has already received more than 12,000 applications from 120 countries from all over the world with top representation from the United States, Canada and Spain. Hopeful candidates are encouraged to apply now as the application process closes in 21 days on October 21 at 11:50PM CDT.
Offering one lucky candidate the chance to land the dream job of a lifetime to be a brand ambassador for Vidanta—a collection of luxury entertainment and destination resorts located throughout the most coveted beaches of Mexico, including Nuevo Vallarta, Riviera Maya, Los Cabos, Acapulco, Puerto Peñasco and Puerto Vallarta—the World’s Best Job also comes with an attractive one-year salary of $120,000 USD. The position also offers the opportunity to stay at gorgeous, well-appointed resort accommodations; dine at the resorts’ many gourmet restaurants like Herringbone; enjoy world-class entertainment like Cirque du Soleil JOYÀ and most popular DJs at OMNIA Dayclub; and travel to the most beautiful destinations in Mexico. The candidate will be selected by Vidanta’s Marketing and Social Media Team based on their application, video (if submitted) and follow-up interviews. They will then undergo an employee orientation and training before they embark on their new position as a professional vacationist by experiencing all the comfort, relaxation, adventure and luxury of Vidanta.
“We’re thrilled with the number of applicants we’ve received for this coveted position and have been really impressed with the creativity, passion and caliber of resumes we’ve seen so far,” said Iván Chávez, Executive Vice President of Grupo Vidanta. “We look forward to welcoming our new brand ambassador to our luxury resorts to showcase the various destinations and Vidanta resort life including our high-end Spatium spa, our state-of-the-art Jack Nicklaus Academy of Golf, world-class entertainment at OMNIA Dayclub in Los Cabos and Cirque du Soleil JOYÀ, which celebrates its fifth anniversary this year, in addition to a multitude of gourmet dining options and destination activities.”
Once the best candidate is selected, they will be responsible for inspiring travelers worldwide by creating wanderlust-worthy content for Vidanta’s social media and marketing channels. This inpidual will be embarking on a wide variety of adventures, from zip-lining through the Riviera Nayarit jungle to swimming with whale sharks in the Caribbean Sea, stargazing along the Sea of Cortez to soaking up the year-round sun with a margarita in hand, all to show what amazing beauty and excitement Mexico holds. Other job responsibilities range from taste-testing new menu items at Vidanta’s most highly awarded restaurants to taking salsa dancing lessons and even figuring out how many hours of poolside lounging are too many.
The application process closes in 21 days as the final deadline to apply is Sunday, October 21 at 11:50 PM CDT. All applicants must apply online via www.worldsbestjob.com and submit their resume in addition to an optional 60-second video. While no formal experience is required to apply, the ideal candidate will have previous sales or hospitality experience, familiarity with creating curated content for social media, be willing to relocate to Mexico for one year and have a genuine love for travel and new experiences.