Yacht Manager

Red The Consultancy Europe Ltd
August 11, 2017
Red The Consultancy Europe Ltd
Marine Executive, Fleet Management and Advisor Jobs
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General Job Description

Working closely with a small team of specialists based in Miami, the Yacht Manager will be responsible for a fleet of vessels, acting as the primary point of contact. 

About Our Client

Our client is a major in the international full service yachting industry offering chartering, brokerage and new build construction. With offices around the globe they service a fleet of over 60 yachts.  

The Successful Applicant


  • Sea-going experience in a senior position
  • Excellent communication and diplomacy skills and the ability to communicate effectively at all levels (dealing with Owners, Captains and various stakeholders);
  • Effective solution finding and multi-tasking abilities;
  • Sound knowledge of ISM/ISPS, SOLAS, MLC & STCW.  Previous auditing experience beneficial;
  • Technical knowledge of large yachts and their operation;
  • Fluent in English (spoken and written); 
  • Good sense of humour;
  • Live within commuting distance of Miami and be eligible to work in the USA legally.


  • Previous yacht management experience will be beneficial;
  • Proficiency in other languages will be advantageous;

Job Description


  • Acting as the main point of contact for the vessel Crew/Owner
  • Operational Management of a fleet of vessels
  • Technical Management with the support of the Technical Management team
  • Crew Management with the support of the Crew Manager
  • Certification (Statutory and Class) and Insurance – working closely with Financial Services
  • Accounts and Finance (review invoices, submit fund requests to Owners etc.) with the support of the Accounts team
  • Safety Management/ISM with the support of the Safety & Security Manager
  • Security Management/ISPS with the support of the Safety & Security Manager
  • Participation in the Emergency Response Team if required
  • Preparation Monthly Management Reports
  • Assisting to obtain new management business and cross-selling all company services
  • Helping with any other ad hoc tasks reasonably requested

Remuneration Package on Offer

Competitive Salary

Language Requirements

Good knowledge of the English language is required.