KSINC is introducing a new sea going day cruise vessel “Nefertiti”, based at Kochi. The vessel is built as a class VI passenger vessel under the Merchant Shipping Act. It can ply any where along the Indian coastal waters. It can carry 200 tourists besides a crew of 12 persons. The vessel has three decks, the main deck consisting of a banquet hall of 200 seats, the upper deck with a restaurant of 60 seats, game parlour, souvenir shop and other facilities and the sun deck, which is open now. The vessel will be a great addition to the tourist attractions in Kochi.

To manage the cruise operations of the vessel, we are in the look out of an energetic and ambitious Cruise Manager. Details of the post is given below.


Name of the post

Cruise Manager (Nefertiti)

No of vacancies


Nature of appointment

On contract for a period of three years


Rs. 35000/- consolidated per month with an increment of 5% per annum. (higher pay in the case of deserving candidates will be considered)

Allowances and other benefits

The selected candidate will be eligible for medical insurance, bonus & exgratia, reimbursment of expenses etc as per the rules of the company.
24 leaves in a year.
No otherbenefits or allowances.

Educational qualification

1. Degree in any subject;
2. MBA or equivalent qualification in Marketing, Tourism or any related / relevant subjects awarded by a university or deemed university in India after a regular full time course.
The company reserves the sole right to determine whether a subject of study is related to or marketing or tourism or relevant to the job profile.


Minimum three year experience in marketing, travel and tourism, managing cruise vessels, designing tour packages etc.


Not exceeding 35 years.


Open / General.

Job Profile

Overall management of cruise operation of “Nefertiti”. ( Vessel management will be done by a contracted agency)
Planning cruises and formulating normal and special cruise packages and marketing the packages
Co-ordinating with the vessel managing agency, artists and entertainers, caterers etc.
Maintain detailed account of operations.
The Cruise Manager will be shore based but will be required to travel on board the vessel periodically to ensure smooth functioning and quality of services. .

Selection Process

After screening and shortlisting, the candidates will be called for interview. A written test also may be conducted at the discretion of the company.


Common to all vacancies:

Please submit your application along with bio-data, copies of testimonials and a pasport size photo to:
The Managing Director,
Kerala Shipping and Inland Navigation Corporation Limited,
38/924A, Udaya Nagar Road, Gandhi Nagar,
Kochi -20. Kerala.

Copies of following testimonials only need to attach:
1. Proof of Age
2. proof educational qualification
3. Relevant additional qualifications
4. Relevant post qualification experience

please avoid attaching copies of unnecessary and irrelevant documents

Last date for submission of application is 04.04.2018

Unsigned applications and those send by email will not be accepted.