Consultant, Maritime Project Manager
Shore Based - Southampton

Job reference: SBS-MCI&-06086

Location: Shore Based - Southampton

Closing date: 17/01/2020

Employment type: Fixed Term - Full Time

Department: Maritime Continuous Improvement & People

Carnival UK have exciting plans for 2020 and beyond, with 3 new ships joining the fleet over the next 3 years. This is a great time to be joining the Maritime department and we are looking for a Project Consultant who is seeking a new challenge in an exciting multi-disciplined role in a fast moving environment working closely with colleagues across the whole CUK organisation, including Finance, IT, Brand and Maritime.

The Maritime portfolio consists of a wide range of change initiatives, ranging from major equipment’s installations on board our ships, to business process changes within our shoreside operations. You will have the opportunity to grow your skillset alongside experienced Project Managers and a wide variety of Subject Matter Experts, excellent training and mentoring opportunities will also be available.

The Role

The role of Consultant (Associate) Project Manager is to lead the delivery of agreed and appropriate level projects within Maritime to time, cost and quality.  The role will have responsibility for successful delivery, with accountability sitting with a Senior Manager or Project Manager who will support this post as a point of escalation and Subject Matter Expert.  The post holder will work closely with a business change lead and solution lead for each project, to work as a team focussed on business outcomes, and transitioning change into our business operation.

About You

Working collaboratively across departments to achieve success, this role requires strong influencing and relationship skills, professional organisational ability, competent and effective communication styles with Senior leaders. As a small team working across a significant business area the candidate will need to work independently and delegate effectively where appropriate for their manager. Business, finance and project management skills will be key in this role with a focus on reporting, planning, finance and communication skills

This is a wonderful opportunity to learn and progress in a diverse and exciting environment where no day is ever the same.

About Us


This position has been levelled at a CUK09


Carnival UK is the operating company for P&O Cruises & Cunard. We provide world class cruise holidays and take enormous pride from bringing to life two of the most iconic brands from Britain’s rich seafaring heritage.  That legacy of elegance and style, of beautiful ships, inspiring leadership and guest-obsessed service excellence lives on today, as we evolve ourselves for tomorrow.


Working at Carnival UK means being part of a tight-knit and truly global team made up of friendly, happy, caring people. One of our core organisational values is that we are 'better together' and that’s why we’re working hard to build an inclusive culture. We want to support people to balance their interests and responsibilities outside of work with the demands of their role. That’s why we support flexible working. We welcome applications from everyone. We do not discriminate on the basis of age, disability, gender reassignment, race, religion or belief, sex, sexual orientation, marriage & civil partnership and pregnancy & maternity.


As a growing business we have a big focus on developing skills and continuous learning.  From formal qualification to the life lessons of worldwide travel, we offer our people a broad range of personal and professional development opportunities.  All of our roles give people the chance to stretch themselves and learn from colleagues with a wealth of experience.  As our business grows, we want our people to grow too.  So we’re determined to create opportunities for everyone to drive their development and define their own career path.



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