Nihiwatu Resort - Number 1 Hotel in the World

NIHIWATU®, on Sumba Island, was recently voted the #1 Hotel in the World by readers of Travel+Leisure magazine. As our company grows, we’re looking for dynamic, experienced and energetic individuals to join us. These highly talented and internationally experienced candidates will join an incredible talented team on-location to grow our business even further.

We are looking to fill the following positions*:

Director of Food & Beverage

or Executive Assistant Manager of Food & Beverage

This highly experienced position will oversee all food preparation and production with the assistance of an Executive Chef who will report into this position.

They will also manage all outlets, and be responsible for all F&B and guest services in these areas.

The position requires international resort experience, excellent spoken English, and the managerial leadership to cover for the General Manager when he is away from the Resort.

Executive Chef

We’re looking for a highly talented, innovative and experienced individual who’ll be able to take over our incredible food service standards and operate at a very high level. Access to fantastic local and international produce, and a quality supportive team is in place.

If you believe you you have what it takes to make a difference to the staff of NIHIWATU®, the Sumbanese people and NIHIWATU®‘s high profile guests, please send your CV and motivational letter to


All candidates must be proficient in spoken and written English

NIHIWATU is a registered trademark of PT Indonesia Adventure Sports in Indonesia.