Kemi Tourism is looking for a CEO

is a maritime city of about 20,000 inhabitants, the pearl of the Gulf of Bothnia. Smooth everyday life Kemi plays a strong role in industrial operations, and our city offers huge business opportunities for companies in the fields of tourism, the circular economy, industrial services, infrastructure and logistics, among others.

Kemi Tourism Ltd
is a strong and courageous tourism company founded in 1987 and owned by the city of Kemi. We operate, sell and market the diverse services of the year-round SnowCastle area. Our complex also includes Seaside Glass Villas, the world-famous icebreaker Sampo, the Island of Adventures and in the summer SnowCastle Camping. Our operations are strongly international and our strategic goal is to develop into a year-round, diverse and sustainable tourist destination in Sea Lapland.

We are now looking for a new CEO as the previous one moves on to new challenges.

As a CEO
you will be responsible for our company’s diverse business with a holistic approach. You are responsible for, among other things, the company ‘s financial management, human resources management, customer and stakeholder relations. You will be supported by a competent and committed staff.

We expect you to:

  • professional working skill

  • previous successful management and personnel work and experience in the field

  • the ability to identify and utilize international and domestic development trends in the tourism industry in the development of our company’s business

  • knowledge of the importance of financial management to the success of a company

  • organizational capacity for long-term planning and strategy work

  • an encouraging and listening approach to human resource leadership

  • interoperability and fluency in managing customer and stakeholder relationships

You are just the brilliant captain who is boldly leading our company towards new successes.

Of course, you also have a university degree suitable for the position or other strong practical experience in management positions in the tourism industry, as well as good knowledge of Finnish and English.

Please send us your free-form application with salary requests and CV by 31.5.2022 to the e-mail address [email protected]. Title the message as CEO.

More information:

Antti Pasanen, Chairman of the Board of Kemin matkailu Oy, tel. +358 400 859 870

Mervi Nikander, Vice President, Vitality, City of Kemi tel. +358 404 801 067

À la carte Chef

We are looking for an à la carte chef to work full time in our restaurant. Join the team to conjure up taste experiences for our guests from all over the world. You have a passion for cooking and want to offer your customers only the best.

Our kitchen also prepares menus for SnowRestaurant, breakfast, lunch table, dinner, as well as cocktail, meeting and sauna events.

We expect you to take a proactive, positive and active attitude to work. Shift work fits your life and you realize that tourism is an ever-changing industry and requires flexibility. You are an enthusiastic team worker and you are customer-oriented. You have a valid hygiene proficiency certificate.

Work will begin during June or by appointment.

We are a non-smoking workplace.

We create experiences and our environment challenges your creative thinking and operating models.

Send your application and CV to
[email protected]

Anne Pietilä
[email protected]
+358 40 746 2557