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.

Our focus is on enhancing and facilitating effective communication and efficient processes between ship and shore. 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 responsibilities:

  • Act as point of contact for employee's queries on all HR-related issues within the full employee life cycle for both sides employee's as well as from the management. 
  • Supporting management for all HR related decisions, execution of decisions and future set-up.
  • Acting as core partner for Finance and Controlling in regards to preparation of annual, quarterly, and monthly reports and statistics. Developing specific KPI for internal usage.  
  • Responsible for payroll including pre- and post-payroll activities. Responsible for all internal and external audits. 
  • Responsible and supporting HR Projects with local and global approach.
  • Manage the whole recruitment process for vacant positions including the evaluation of applicants in regard to professional and personal competency, coordination of interviews and providing hiring managers with competency-based recommendation. Experienced in direct sourcing.
  • Responsible for regular performance evaluation and be an active part for development of staff.
  • Managing soft factors for employee’s motivation and employer attractiveness.

Your profile:

  • Bachelor/Master Degree in Human Resources Management or Business Administration/ Law/ Psychology with focus on Human Resources
  • Having several years of professional experience as a HR Generalist in an international focussed company with advanced knowledge of payroll handling
  • Strong service oriented mindset with hands-on attitude in a multi-cultural matrix oriented company
  • Capable of working in a multitasking approach with operational as well as strategic projects running simultaneously and prioritizing in the right way 
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills in English and German

We offer:

  • 30 days of holidays per year 
  • Flexible working hours & the possibility to work from home for up to three days per week, providing a healthy work-life balance and increased convenience
  • The flexibility of working remotely for up to 10 days a year across Europe
  • The opportunity to work with international experts from more than 40 nationalities in a dynamic and vibrant team, fostering a working environment that promotes Speaking Up, Respecting and Protecting, Improving, Communicating, Listening, Learning, and Empowerment. 
  • Cruises at exclusive discounted prices for all employees, and additionally their family & friends (as from 6 months seniority)
  • Exclusive employee benefits and access to corporate perks and offers
  • Employers’ contribution to ProfiTicket for local transport 
  • Diverse learning and development possibilities, enabling you to expand your knowledge and skills in our organization
  • Participation in the company pension scheme (starting in your third-year seniority) 
  • Free use of the pool bicycles for leisurely strolls during your lunch break or weekends
  • A modern headquarters located in the heart of the HafenCity, an innovative urban district that embraces its proximity to the Elbe River


We are offering great opportunities to work with international experts in a dynamic and vibrant team and encourage a working environment of Speaking Up, Respecting and Protecting, Improving, Communicating, Listening and Learning and Empowering.