Looking for friendly and committed flotilla host’s to work in the Mediterranean for the upcoming summer.
Our flotilla holidays provide the perfect balance between sociable sailing and unobtrusive support. Working within our flotilla team really allows you to be part of our customer’s holiday;
you will ensure the successful running of an exciting and organised itinerary exploring beautiful and exciting destinations.
From daily briefings to punch parties and regattas; flotillas really bring new friends together.
Our roles are based in Greece and Croatia, and could be based on a one-week or two-week flotilla route. Full and high season roles are available and following successful summer placements;
winter opportunities may become available.
Main duties will centre around the yachts, the base and ports of call. Working hours vary and you MUST be able to cover operational requirements.
You may at times be required to assist with other flotillas or base duties.
WHAT YOU WILL BE DOING :
Ensuring the safety of all clients throughout the flotilla
Being the first point of call for all general client problems
Full first day briefing to entire flotilla and daily briefings to clients on route including local information, attractions and facilities
All yacht preparation on turnaround days including laundry packs, starter packs and onboard cleaning where necessary
Greeting clients and assisting with boarding; followed by individual introductory welcome briefs
Organising group meals, BBQ’s, Punch Parties, competitions, local tours and other social events throughout the flotilla
Making and buying prizes for prizegiving at the end of each flotilla for all of your yachts
Accounting and running of flotilla budgets
Regular inventory checks of both the domestic & safety equipment on board each yacht
Answerable to clients for any deficiencies of cleanliness or equipment
Issue and collection of questionnaires and other relevant paperwork with clients
Cleanliness & good presentation of lead boat at all times
Assisting the skipper and technician with all aspects of running the flotilla
Any other duties as directed by the Base Manager
WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR :
Yacht Sailing Experience (RYA Day Skipper / Competent Crew desired)
Experience in a customer facing environment
Experience organising events for large groups of people
Social, positive personality
Level headed and able to solve problems on your own
Ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines
WHAT ARE WE OFFERING
Working within our flotilla team not only do you get to work and live in an amazing location with some of the best sailing in the world, but you also have your accommodation provided on board the yacht you are allocated.
This will be shared accommodation with your own cabin. You will also receive uniform, flights to and from the resort from the UK, travel insurance and an end of season bonus, all on top of a salary paid monthly into your UK bank account.
There are also all year-round global working opportunities both overseas and in Head Office and sponsored courses for top performing candidates.
You will have access to an amazing staff yacht usage policy, allowing you to show your friends and family a holiday of a lifetime at a highly reduced rate.