Holland America Line

Purser

Published:
July 19, 2019
Recruiter:
Holland America Line
Category:
Management Jobs
Position:
Crew Purser
Salary:
Upon Request

Holland America Line has been operating for more than 145 years and we are a recognized leader in the cruise industry, operating a fleet of premium mid-sized ships.  We believe travel has the power to change the world and we take pride in playing our part in opening minds, building connections, and inspiring a shared humanity. Our fleet of 15 ships visits all seven continents and annually offers more than 500 cruises to more than 400 ports of call in close to 100 countries. Holland America Line crew members are the heart of the operation and work enthusiastically to ensure that each guest has a memorable vacation.

We are looking for experienced financial experts for the role of Purser. Our pursers are responsible for the overall onboard accounting and administration; cash handling and cash flow, payroll (including Service Charge processing), customs and immigration compliance, vessel clearance.

Reporting to: Hotel Director

Responsible for: Managing personnel and operations in Crew Office, Night Audit Officer and Clerk and Print Shop

Hiring Criteria:

  • Requires College or University degree/diploma in Administration/Accounting, Hospitality, or related field. International equivalent suffices.
  • Minimum 3 year experience in the Hospitality Industry (or equivalent education) showing progressive growth in responsibility.
  • Prior shipboard experience covering skills related to Crew Officer and Night Audit Officer positions.
  • Strong communication skills including written and verbal English communication.

The Benefits:

  • Competitive salary, Seniority Bonus and Sailing Return Bonus
  • Retirement Savings Plan/Pension*
  • Paid flights to and from the ship
  • Paid Visa, Medical and STCW requirements
  • Single Accommodation and food included
  • Officer ranking privileges
  • Career advancement
  • Exciting International Premium Class environment
  • Multi-cultural experience
  • Cruise Privileges for Family and Friends

Are you ready to ‘Savor the Journey’?


STCW Certificates

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Work Experience Requirements

All applicants must have previous experience in working on a Cruise Ship.

Language Requirements

Good knowledge of the English language is required.

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Holland America Line

Holland America Line

www.hollandamerica.com

Holland America Line has been operating for more than 140 years and we are a recognized leader in the cruise industry, operating a fleet of premium mid-sized ships. We believe travel has the power to change the world and we take pride in playing our part in opening minds, building connections, and inspiring a shared humanity. Our fleet of 14 ships visits all seven continents and annually offers more than 500 cruises to more than 400 ports of call in close to 100 countries. Holland America Line crew members are the heart of the operation and work enthusiastically to ensure that each guest has a memorable vacation.


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