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Why join Burgess? Because we understand that our people make us great. Many of our team have been with us for over 20 years, which tells you all you need to know about working here.

Current vacancies

In addition to any vacancies shown below, we welcome speculative applications from suitably qualified individuals. Please apply using the form further down this page.

  • OFFICE VACANCIES

    We are currently recruiting for the roles shown on this page. Please feel free to send us your CV speculatively for any future office based positions which may arise.

  • YACHT MANAGER, MONACO

    Reporting to the Department Director and to the Head of Yacht Management, Monaco, you will be the main point of contact and wholly responsible for your fleet of yachts.  You will work closely with the Monaco Technical Manager, Monaco Accounts Manager and Monaco Crew Manager.  They will support you in management functions which require their area of expertise.  You will also liaise closely with the specialists in the London management team as necessary. You will be responsible for an assistant who will help you achieve the following:
     

    Duties

    • Principal point of contact for the yacht/owner
    • Operational management of a fleet of yachts
    • Technical management with the support of the Technical Managers (Monaco & London)
    • Crew management with the support of the Crew Managers (Monaco & London)
    • Certification (Statutory and Class) and insurance – working closely with Burgess Yachts Financial Services
    • Accounts and finance (review invoices, submit fund requests to owners etc.) with the support of the Monaco Accounts Manager
    • 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                
    • Contd. 
    • Prepare monthly management reports
    • Assisting to obtain new management business and cross-selling all Burgess services
    • Any other task reasonably requested
       

    You will have the following attributes:

    • Sea-going experience as Captain, Mate or Chief Engineer with the appropriate qualification for this position;
    • Some previous yacht management experience will be beneficial but not essential;
    • Excellent communication and diplomacy skills, able to communicate effectively at all levels (dealing with owners, captains and colleagues);
    • Effective problem solving and multi-tasking;
    • Working knowledge of ISM, ISPS and MLC. Previous auditing and/or surveying experience would be beneficial;
    • Technical knowledge of yachts and/or ships;
    • Fluent in spoken and written English. Proficiency in other languages, particularly French will be beneficial;
    • Live within commuting distance of Monaco and eligible to work in Monaco;
    • Good sense of humour.
  • CREW VACANCIES

    In addition to the positions below we always welcome CVs from qualified and experienced crew members for positions which may become available within the Burgess Fleet.

    Please use the form on this page to send us your CV, current location and availability.

    All crew members are required to hold a minimum of the STCW95 basic training certificate and a valid Seafarers medical.

  • STEWARDS

    We are looking for experienced Stewards for various yachts within the Burgess fleet.

    If you are an experienced Steward please do send in your CV. We currently have a number of positions available.

  • CHIEF STEWARDS

    We are looking for experienced Chief Stewards for various yachts within the Burgess fleet.

    If you are an experienced Chief Steward please do send in your CV. We currently have a number of positions available.

  • DECKHANDS

    We are looking for experienced Deckhands for various yachts within the Burgess fleet.

    If you are an experienced Deckhand please do send in your CV. We currently have a number of positions available.

  • CHIEF OFFICERS

    We are looking for experienced Chief Officers for various yachts within the Burgess fleet.

    If you are an experienced Chief Officer please do send in your CV. We currently have a number of positions available.

  • CAPTAINS

    We are looking for experienced Captains for various yachts within the Burgess fleet.

    If you are an experienced Captain please do send in your CV. We currently have a number of positions available.

  • CHEFS

    We are looking for experienced Chefs for various yachts within the Burgess fleet.

    If you are an experienced Chef please do send in your CV. We currently have a number of positions available.

  • ENGINEERS

    We are looking for Engineers for various yachts within the Burgess fleet.

    If you are an experienced Engineer with a Y1, Y2, Y3 or Y4 ticket or a commercial equivalent qualification, please do send in your CV. We currently have a number of positions available within the Burgess fleet.

  • ETOS

    We are looking for experienced ETOs for various yachts within the Burgess fleet.

    If you are an experienced ETO please do send in your CV. We currently have a number of positions available.

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