Shore Excursions Expert (m/f/d) - season 2024

A-ROSA Reederei GmbH
17. April 2024
A-ROSA Reederei GmbH
Reiseleiter-Jobs für Landausflüge
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Come and join the A-ROSA TEAM!

As a member of our highly motivated crew, you will soon notice that working for A-ROSA is a unique experience. A tasteful ambience, an exciting work environment and a great sense of team spirit: that’s what makes A-ROSA such a fantastic place to work! As a team, we are always there for each other. Everyone helps everyone else; everyone is dedicated and takes on responsibility independently.

Working for A-ROSA means discovering Europe, and not just for our guests. Explore vibrant cities and admire breath-taking scenery with your colleagues. More than 750 employees from over 25 countries work for us on board. Our team speaks German and English, and we think internationally. Both on board and on land, our outlook is international and we foster a spirit of diversity.

Your advantages with A-ROSA

  • Swiss employment contract incl. health and pension insurance (excl. France)
  • Outside cabin (single occupancy) with porthole
  • No Basic Safety Training necessary before boarding
  • Low additional costs for personal expenses (rent, supplies, clothing)
  • No additional costs for uniforms or visas (at proper end of contract)
  • Overnight berths in attractive destinations
  • Choice of sailing area possible
  • Fair working hours incl. rest days on board
  • Fair holiday regulations
  • Personal atmosphere on board and within the company
  • Extensive induction and training at the start of the season
  • Free language training on board at the start of the season
  • Attractive promotion opportunities

Your responsibilities

  • Hosting:

    • Host and contact person for our guests
    • Competent guest advice and service
    • Layout and printing of standardised daily programmes
    • Providing tourist information in the form of presentations
    • Concierge service



    • Providing advice on destinations and excursions on land in the form of presentations
    • Accepting bookings for excursions and forwarding them to local partners after reviewing their viability in accordance with specifications
    • Accompanying and supervising excursions
    • Checking factual correctness of invoices



    • Organising and delivering an entertaining daytime and evening programme for guests in cooperation with the Hotel Manager and Entertainment Host
    • Responsible for announcements on board: general information, route information etc.


    Gift Shop:

    • Managing the on-board shop, advising customers and selling the merchandise available, stocktaking at the end of each month



    • Responsible for and assuring the smooth running of all actions during turnaround day
    • Expanding the work area handbook as per guidelines and in cooperation with the shipping line; optimisation and further development of work processes and standards

Your profile

  • Successful completion of a course of vocational training or study
  • Experience as a tour guide
  • Experience onboard a ship
  • Experience as an animateur and entertainer desirable
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Excellent knowledge of German and English; additional languages are welcome
  • Talent for organisation, good hosting skills
  • Strong communication skills
  • Knowledge of cruise area

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