Ship Technical Stores Manager
Fleet - Ship Based

Job reference: FSB-ENG-005136

Location: Fleet - Ship Based

Closing date: 30/04/2020

Employment type: Perm - Full Time

Department: Fleet Maritime

As a market leader in the cruise industry, we operate spectacular ships all over the world. Join us as a Technical Stores Manager and you will understand that working at sea is more than just a job: it’s a way of life. You will be responsible for the day to day management of the Technical Stores team, providing an efficient and effective stores service to the Technical and Deck departments. Meanwhile, you will visit different places, explore new worlds and gain experiences that stay with you for a lifetime. 

To apply for the Technical Stores Manager role you will need: 

- A strong background in logistics preferably within a large, complex environment; 

- Knowledge of working with technical stores parts would be advantageous; 

- Experience of managing a small team; 

- Excellent communication skills, with experience of negotiating with external suppliers; 

- Knowledge of working with technical stores parts would be advantageous. 

Experience at sea is desirable, but not essential. We believe in hiring people with the right attitudes and strengths over their competencies. 

In addition to a strong logistics/inventory management background, you will have maintained appropriate stock levels and managed stock order planning and asset management. You will be comfortable liaising with supply chain regarding ordering parts and deliveries as well as senior management in order to manager your team effectively, whilst maintaining and monitoring your respective budgets. 

You will be self-motivated and dependable, and always keen to take on more work whilst helping those around you. You will be a strong communicator, keen to ask questions and sharing knowledge, and able to easily adapt your style to suit the situation.  

If this sounds like you, we would love to hear from you. 

About us 

‘Better together’ is one of Carnival UK’s core values. This means we are working hard to build a flexible and inclusive culture. As part of our culture difference is valued and our people can be themselves. We welcome applications from everyone because inclusivity is at the heart of everything we do. We do not discriminate on the basis of age, disability, gender, race, religion or belief, sexual orientation, marriage & civil partnership and pregnancy & maternity. 

Carnival UK is the operating company for P&O Cruises and Cunard. We provide unforgettable holiday happiness and operate a winning culture to achieve standout success. 

Our Cunard ships have been defining sophisticated ocean travel for over 175 years. Our ships are known as The Most Famous Ocean Liners in the World.  We continue our legacy with Queen Mary 2, Queen Victoria and Queen Elizabeth. Our flagship, Queen Mary 2, provides the only regularly scheduled transatlantic service between Southampton and New York. In 2022 our 4th Queen will join our Cunard fleet. 

P&O Cruises have seven ships, including our flagship Britannia which joined our fleet in March 2015.  Our two new ships, the largest in the UK market, will join the fleet in 2020 and 2022. We offer experiences tailored towards British tastes by combining genuine service, a sense of occasion and attention to detail. We ensure all passengers have the holiday of a lifetime, every time. 

It takes great passion and real dedication to maintain our position at the top. That’s why people are at the heart of our journey delivering the highest standards to our valued customers. With support to help you reach your potential, attractive company benefits and incredible employee offers on discounted cruises we want your career with us to be successful and fun.  Join us on our journey, apply now. 

Please note that throughout the Recruitment & On boarding process you may not be advised of a start date. If you are successful, sufficient notice will be provided when we have a ship and start date for you.

 

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