Entertainment Booking Consultant
Shore Based - Southampton

Job reference: SBS-COGE-006210

Location: Shore Based - Southampton

Closing date: 25/02/2020

Employment type: Perm - Full Time

Department: Cunard Onboard Guest Experience

With the world’s most iconic ships, an inspiring heritage of 180 years and outstanding service, Cunard is proud to occupy a unique position within the market, setting the benchmark for luxury travel. This is an exciting opportunity for a highly capable Entertainment Booking Consultant to join the Cunard Guest Experience Operations team.

You’ll identify and engage first class cabaret, speakers and light entertainment, tailoring the programme to Cunard’s eclectic international guest mix. 

Working with the shipboard teams and shoreside counterparts, you’ll plan and deliver a varied mix of entertainment to surprise and delight our guests whilst considering the wider business revenue and NPS ambitions.  


About you

We’re looking for someone to have proven experience in booking entertainment either on ships or for established entertainment providers shoreside.

An excellent communicator, influencer and negotiator, you’ll manage work with the Entertainment Booking Manager to build relationships across the organisation, both ship and shore to plan and book a first class programme

The recent announcement of a new ship arriving in 2022 means our ambition is greater than ever and the stage is set for you to actively contribute to and influence the future of Cunard’s world leading entertainment.

With support to help you reach your potential, company benefits and generous employee discounts on voyages we want your career with us to be a successful and enjoyable one. This is your chance to join us as we write Cunard's next chapter.


About Us

This position has been levelled at CUK 09.

One of our core organisational values is that we are 'better together' and that’s why we’re working hard to build a flexible and inclusive culture; where difference is respected and valued and where our people can be themselves. Inclusivity is at the heart of everything we do so 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.

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

Our Cunard ships have been defining sophisticated ocean travel for almost 180 years. Our ships have always been The Most Famous Ocean Liners in the World.  We continue our legacy of luxury ocean travel with our flagship Queen Mary 2, Queen Victoria and Queen Elizabeth, with Queen Mary 2 providing the only regularly scheduled transatlantic service between Southampton and New York. In 2022 our fourth Queen will join our Cunard fleet.

P&O Cruises has 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, meaning we can offer more experiences tailored to British tastes - combining genuine service, a sense of occasion and attention to detail, ensuring 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 extraordinary, passionate 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. 



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