Carnival Maritime GmbH is part of Carnival Corporation and serves the brands of AIDA Cruises and Costa Crociere as their marine service unit. The company bundles marine operation competencies and best practices providing the highest safety, health, environmental and compliance standards for cruising. With the aspiration of achieving net carbon-neutral ship operations by 2050, Carnival Maritime has established a new center of excellence with a specific mandate to support the company by defining and executing the decarbonization strategy and its associated multidimensional technological challenges. With its service and innovation, Carnival Maritime enables the vessels of AIDA Cruises and Costa Crociere to meet the current and future needs of the cruise industry.   
If you want to join our company based in Hamburg, and be part of our culture this is your opportunity, we are looking for a suitable candidate to fill the following position: 

Your Tasks


Are you ready to set sail into a rewarding career as a Senior Controller professional in our Controlling/FP&A department? Join our dynamic team and take charge of providing financial insights, reliable data, and analysis. 
We are seeking a professional with training in finance, management, accounting, or any relevant related field, with controlling professional experience between 5 to 8 years. Knowledge or experience within the maritime industry is a plus, but not mandatory.
If you are very comfortable with MS Office tools [MS Excel is fundamental] and also having knowledge or experience in Oracle/Hyperion and QlikView and/or Power BI then come aboard and chart your course to success with us!

The function comes with strong and deep responsibilities that go from organizational activities to the preparation of reports and presentations that provide thoughtful analysis, identify action items, and effectively frame decisions that need to be made.

Some of the key responsibilities are:

  • Provide support to the teams related to finance, organizational activities, reporting, and metrics in a timely and accurate manner
  • Partner with the finance team and the Brands’ Controlling/FP&A groups to collaborate on business reviews, metrics, and goals
  • Identify and understand business challenges; propose and create solutions; develop and control key performance indicators
  • Dive deeply into financial data and become a subject matter expert to provide additional insights
  • Identify and investigate variances to plan, forecast, and prior year, proactively identifying opportunities for improvement
  • Work on corporate, local or brand projects and initiatives that impact the entire organization
  • Create presentations that provide insightful analysis, identify action items, and effectively frame decisions to be made
  • Develop and maintain successful relationships with the stakeholders and cross-functional teams at all levels of the organization
  • Review and design finance procedures to optimize and improve effectiveness

Your Profile

  • Bachelor’s degree in business administration or any related field is required 
  • At least five years of experience in finance, management, controlling or accounting or a related field
  • Having a strong experience in developing financial reports, metrics, and presentations
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and adapt to a changing environment
  • Interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to interact with different management levels
  • Powerful Excel and PowerPoint skills are mandatory. Knowledge of Oracle, Hyperion, QlikView and Power BI is desirable
  • Strong attention to detail and ability to successfully manage multiple priorities while maintaining a view of the big picture
  • Ability to influence others through effective verbal and written communication and to drive projects across an organization
  • Very good English (English is our company’s official language). Any other additional language is a plus

We Offer

  • Getting to know AIDA and COSTA vessels by having access to special offers to join a cruise with family or friends.  
  • 30 days of holidays per year
  • Access to Corporate Benefits and Special offers
  • The possibility of working from home two days a week
  • Flexible working hours
  • Participation in the company pension scheme
  • ProfiTicket with employers contribution


We offer a challenging opportunity in a multinational work environment with English as our company language. We look forward to receiving your application via our career portal