Camp Manager


About Norden Camp: 

Norden Camp is a social enterprise and glamping site whose mission is to offer a unique, authentic Tibetan experience to those around the world, all while empowering the lives of former nomads and Tibetan communities. 

The Position:

Norden is looking for a passionate, hard-working, experienced Camp Manager to help run the day-to-day operations of the Camp and take the Camp experience to the next level. 

This person will work on-site at Norden Camp, located amongst the grasslands of the lush Sangkok Valley in the northeastern edge of the vast Tibetan Plateau (Xiahe County, Gannan Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, Gansu Province, China). 

Primary Tasks: 

  • Coordinate all of Norden Camp's day-to-day on-site operations, working closely with the Camp Owner, local manager, and local staff.

  • Oversee and optimize on-site camp procedures and processes, from reservations, check-ins, activity programming, dining and kitchen, to overall experience/aesthetics.

  • Train local Tibetan staff where necessary. 

Ideal Skills Desired: 

  • Experience with and understands the dynamics of luxury hospitality management and/or glamping. 

  • English language preferred (Mandarin a plus). 

  • Enjoys life in a remote region with different cultures; has a hands-on approach and embraces opportunities to get involved.

  • Works extremely well in a team from various backgrounds, who takes initiative, communicates clearly, has an open mind, patience, and the ability to take constructive feedback in a positive manner.

  • Puts the mission of the team and Camp before the self, with the goal of creating a high quality experience and transforming lives.

  • Ability to think outside of the box as well the ability to adjust and adapt to various circumstances. 


  • 6 Months; mid-April to mid-October 2019.


  • Private staff accommodation at Norden Camp  

  • All meals

  • Round-trip airfare and ground transportation

  • China Visa

  • $2000USD/Month stipend


Interested candidates please kindly email and submit resume and letter of interest to