NIHI SUMBA was voted the #1 Hotel in the World two years in a row by readers of Travel+Leisure magazine. As our company continues to expand, we are looking for dynamic, experienced and energetic individuals to join us.

If you believe you have what it takes to make a difference to the staff of NIHI Sumba, the Sumbanese people and NIHI Sumba’s high profile guests, please send your CV and motivational letter to [email protected].



Pool Supervisor

We are currently looking for an experienced Pool Supervisor.

We are seeking a motivated individual, able to lead a team while being capable of managing the cleanliness and presentation of all our resort pools. Your main duties will include maintaining and improving the performance of all pool sections and ensuring your team carry out assigned duties in accordance with established NIHI standards.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Providing prompt, efficient and courteous services to all guests.
  • Maintaining pool facilities in accordance with set standards of order and hygiene.
  • Reporting repairs and maintenance problems to Director of Engineering.
  • Familiarizing yourself with facilities, activities, equipment, services and other pertinent information in order to provide guests accurate resort information.
  • Ensuring the supply of guest amenities, towels and linen.
  • Following hotel procedures in relation to pool equipment/towels.
  • Liaising with inter-facing departments to provide efficient service; such as Laundry, Housekeeping and Engineering.
  • Conducting regular inspections of pool grounds to ensure all standards are maintained. Adhere to specified personal hygiene and appearance standards.
  • Participating in activities concerning and ensuring the protection of the environment.
  • Ensuring PH and cleanliness remains normal in all ponds.

The ideal candidate for this position will have the following experience and qualifications:

  • This position is open for Indonesian citizens only, and it's based on a remote location.
  • Minimum experience of 3 years in a similar role is required.
  • English writing and reading is an advantage but not a necessity.
  • Willing to work in a remote location.
  • Professional and self-motivated character.



Yoga Teacher & Children's Activities Leader

We are currently searching for an energetic and inspiring yoga teacher, who is experienced in working with children and is highly capable leading fun and engaging kids activities, all while in accordance with NIHI SUMBA’s very high attention to detailed standards.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Teach yoga proficiently to a variety of ages and ability levels.
  • Teach yoga daily in a manner which is appropriate to the needs of our NIHI guests.
  • Be available for private classes as requested.
  • Run and lead a variety of fun and engaging children’s activities.
  • Be willing to support other hotel departments as and when required


  • Minimum 2 years experience as a yoga teacher.
  • Minimum of 200hrs YTT yoga qualification.
  • Excellent spoken/written English with solid communication skills.
  • Indonesian language skills are desirable, but not essential.
  • Multi-faceted qualifications/experience are desirable, but not necessary (eg. meditation teacher, PT).
  • Personable, enthusiastic and with excellent customer service skills.
  • Ability to ‘think outside the box’ and work with the team to come up with ideas for upleveling the NIHI's wellness and children's programs.
  • Adheres to company grooming standards.
  • Works extremely well within a team setting.
  • Ability to work a variety of shifts.
  • Excited about living in a remote location.
  • Friendly, enthusiastic and outgoing.
  • This position is open to both expat and local Indonesian applicants.