Assistant hotel manager

Waterways Europe
Are you a people-oriented leader with extensive experience in hospitality?
As assistant hotel manager, you are the right hand of the hotel manager and ready to step in when needed. You assist in managing the entire hotel operation on board and guarantee guest satisfaction and a pleasant working environment for the crew. You take over the main tasks of the hotel manager when needed: the day-to-day management of staff, creating their schedules, setting an example for the crew and provide training and coaching to reach Scylla standards. Based on the wishes of our tour operators, you ensure a smooth operation of all cruises on board of your vessel and make sure to exceed our guests’ expectations.

Your profile:
  • First management experience within hospitality with outstanding and proven management skills and hands-on experience
  • Eager to learn and grow towards the position of hotel manager
  • Preferably a degree in hospitality management and/or previous (river) cruise experience
  • Knowledge in all hotel operations, including F&B, housekeeping and reception
  • Strong leadership abilities and management skills
  • The happiness of our guests is your main priority in compliance with our Scylla standards
  • The well-being of the crew on your ship is important to you: you are an empathic person, with great listening and coaching skills.
  • You stimulate teamwork within the various teams and between the different departments
  • You are open minded and flexible and have a hands-on mentality
  • You are resistant to stress and resilient
  • You are able to train crew members in each area of hotel operations
  • Excellent cross-cultural communication
  • Excellent English skills (written & verbal), German knowledge is a big advantage.
  • Good computer skills (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)

Our offer:
  • Attractive salary package
  • Paid holidays, rotation arrangements by mutual agreement
  • Travel allowance
  • Pension-contribution
  • Health and accident insurance
  • Insured both on board and during your holidays ashore
  • High quality crew food
  • Referral program
  • Intensive training on-the-job
  • Focus on your career development with many opportunities to grow to other positions
  • The ability to work on a first-class innovative river cruise ship with the Number One luxury river cruise-company
  • The opportunity to travel Europe and make friends for life

Apply now and join the Scylla family and set sail for new adventures!

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