Fingal Front

Hours: Full-Time 
Duration: Permanent 
Pay: £9.79 per hour

Fingal is a luxury floating hotel permanently berthed on Edinburgh’s vibrant waterfront. This historic ship started life as a lighthouse tender, helping maintain lighthouses and transporting their keepers, equipment and supplies to some of the most treacherous locations in Scotland. Launched in January 2019, she has been transformed into an exquisite 23 cabin boutique hotel and exclusive use venue by the award winning team at The Royal Yacht Britannia.

A hotel with all the glamour and style of a superyacht but with an old-world elegance that is completely unique. Curves and tilts, deck spaces and beautiful lines that tell the story of Fingal’s rich seafaring history, offering a totally unique experience, far removed from your everyday world.

Our crew are the core asset of Fingal’s brand, full of warmth and passion, with a shared vision for creating an amazing experience.

We are looking for an enthusiastic, highly motivated, engaging and creative individual with a good knowledge of single malt whiskies and the passion and ability to engage with our customers. Highly experienced and creative in mixing cocktails while providing guidance to all other team members, the successful candidate will share their knowledge of drinks. This is a fantastic opportunity to enhance individual skills and knowledge and be part of a leading team within The Royal Yacht Britannia brand.

The perfect candidate:

The ideal candidate will be an experienced hospitality professional who has been part of a premium quality, high-volume establishment. You must have a passion for delivering exceptional customer service.

Excellent training and development opportunities.

Company benefits include:

  • 10% employer pension contribution (no employee contribution)
  • 6.6 weeks/33 days pro-rata, annual holiday entitlement
  • Up to one week/5 days pro-rata, long service holiday entitlement
  • Hybrid working opportunities
  • Life Assurance
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Performance and loyalty payment scheme
  • Complimentary tickets and staff discount (Britannia and Fingal Hotel)
  • Free car parking for staff at The Royal Yacht Britannia
  • Meals on duty – you will be entitled to a complimentary meal in the staff canteen whilst on duty.

If you feel you have the personality, skills and experience we are looking for then we would love to hear from you.

Please send your CV and a covering letter outlining why we should select you for this role to: or post to:

Andrew Smith
Food and Beverage Manager
The Royal Yacht Britannia
Ocean Drive

No agencies please.

Closing date: 21 March 2022