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PHP/Symfony Developer

THE ROLE

We are looking for a great PHP Developer who can build new projects, keep pace with the sharp growth of the company and stay in line with the Board’s vision across the four sister brands.

As an integral member of the Development Team, you will have important role delivering the online sector including websites, yacht synchronisation, platforms for yachting agencies, administration panels and skipper management systems. As a PHP Developer, you will influence all products from planning to delivering.

IS THIS YOU?

You are passionate about new technologies. A highly motivated hard worker; you are not scared to dedicate time when it comes to building great products. You have a swarm of new ideas. You like to set up and build new projects then drive them to exceptional delivery standards. You always take the initiative and you can cope with a lot of pressure whilst keeping a clear mind. You know how to work alongside a team with exacting standards and tight deadlines.

Requirements

  • 3+ years’ experience of quality development
  • Extremely strong OOP coding principles
  • Track record of building applications using PHP5 and MVC frameworks, preferable Silex or Symfony
  • Knowledge of DBAL and ORM principles - Experience with Doctrine
  • Knowledge of HTML5, JavaScript, JQuery, popular API’s
  • Understanding of Systems Architecture and Infrastructure
  • Good knowledge of MySQL and using plain SQL
  • Experience using different caching techniques
  • Experience in Agile methodologies, versioning with git and release versioning
  • Experience in creating and consuming REST APIs
  • Ability and technical know-how to work with either the front-end or server-side, so you'll have solid knowledge in a broad range of development skills
  • Ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent written and verbal English
  • Track record of innovating and delivering

Good to have

  • Degree in Computer Science or related subject
  • Experience with NoSQL solutions
  • Knowledge of phpunit, TDD, BDD
  • Experience of Linux server management (Debian, Ubuntu)

European Travel Ventures Ltd is an equal opportunities employer and committed to promoting equal opportunities in employment. Any job applicants will receive equal treatment regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marital or civil partner status, pregnancy or maternity, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief, sex or sexual orientation.

Application Status

Application on-going

Work environment

This job is based in Primrose Hill, London and ETV will not sponsor Visa applications. As such all applicants must have right to work in London. Interviews will be conducted in London and applicants will be expected to attend at own expense.

Salary

Competitive package based on qualifications and experience.

Application Instructions

Send your email and covering letter to monika.t@europeantravelventures.com

Apply now

JUNIOR MARKETING MANAGER

THE ROLE

We are looking for an aspiring marketing superstar with an analytical mind to join our growing sales and marketing team at our head office in London, UK. As a core member of the Sales and Marketing team you will be involved in researching and executing the overarching communications strategy across the brand portfolio. Reporting directly to the the Global Community Manager (GCM) your efforts will be geared towards growing and nurturing our incredible community of awesome people around world. Your most important tasks will include supporting the GCM by measuring and analysing KPIs, derive actionable insights from raw data to guide decision making as well as managing the day-to-day communication with key community stakeholders.

This role will be primarily analytical. We are looking for somebody who is not afraid to get their hands dirty in a spreadsheet or to number crunch under pressure. At the same time, you will form part of an entrepreneurial and creative team where flexibility, versatility and problem-solving abilities are highly valued. Most importantly, the core of what we do is providing people from all over the world with unique and curated travel experiences that foster relationships and exploration. We are looking for someone who genuinely share these values of openness and adventure.

Responsibilities

  • Responsible for measurement and reporting of all sales and marketing KPIs
  • Managing the day-to- day communication with all community stakeholders
  • Conduct research to keep the company at the forefront of developments in community building
  • Use a CRM platform to manage, qualify, route and track all event, partnership and PR activities
  • Identify and maintain relations with key partners and sponsors
  • Carrying out research and data collection, conducting analysis and extracting qualitative insights and translate into succinct proposals and presentations
  • Designing experiments, trials or surveys to produce required data for analysis
  • Support the GCM in nurturing and maintaining relationships with all internal and external stakeholders

REQUIREMENTS

  • A genuine passion for traveling
  • Bachelor’s Degree in a relevant area
  • 1-2 years professional experience or a number of high-level internships

  • Experience managing social media channels
  • Excellent written and verbal communication in English
  • Experience from living/working/studying abroad
  • High Excel literacy

  • Excellent time management and organizational skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • High attention to detail
  • Entrepreneurial and creative spirit

  • Flexible, independent, self-starter, willing to get stuck in
  • Outgoing lifestyle and social life
  • Ability to thrive within a fast moving business environment

European Travel Ventures Ltd is an equal opportunities employer and committed to promoting equal opportunities in employment. Any job applicants will receive equal treatment regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marital or civil partner status, pregnancy or maternity, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief, sex or sexual orientation.

Application Status

Application on-going

Application Instructions

Please email your resume and cover letter to monika.t@europeantravelventures.com. The application deadline is the 1st of October, 2016. Please note that you need to be eligible to work in the UK to apply. ETV does not sponsor visas.

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Finance Assistant

THE ROLE

We are currently looking for an ambitious, driven and enthusiastic Finance Assistant at the beginning of his/her career with a flair for numbers and attention to detail to join our team at our headquarters in London.

As a Finance Assistant you will work with the accounting of our companies in the UK, Croatia and Sweden, and be responsible for a number of day-to- day tasks such as accounts payable/receivable, payments, bank reconciliations, general ledger entries and inter-company transactions.

The position provides excellent opportunities to build experience within a small team. From the start you will work closely with your manager as a key contributor to the quarterly and annual closing procedures. You will have the opportunity to work on individual & team projects such as process improvement.

Responsibilities

Tasks will include but not be limited to:

  • Responsible for day-to- day book keeping.
  • Coordinate event expenses and analyse spending against budget.
  • Prepare month end balance sheet reconciliations, ensuring issues are resolved on a timely basis.
  • Maintain and track cash flow.
  • Assist with year-end procedures and communication with auditors.
  • Support implementation of systems for increased control and efficiency.

REQUIREMENTS

  • Passion for working in an exciting and fast-paced environment.
  • Organised and excellent attention to details.
  • Minimum Bachelor’s degree in Business administration (accounting preferred).
  • Ideally have 1 year of accounting/audit experience.
  • Responsible and committed to meet team goals and deadlines.
  • An energetic personality with a positive attitude.
  • Excellent communication skills and fluency in written and spoken English (Swedish and/or Croatian language skills are a plus).

  • Driven, independent, open-minded and flexible.
  • Open to spend the summer season in Croatia.
  • Must be eligible to work in the UK.

European Travel Ventures Ltd is an equal opportunities employer and committed to promoting equal opportunities in employment. Any job applicants will receive equal treatment regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marital or civil partner status, pregnancy or maternity, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief, sex or sexual orientation.

Application Status

Deadline 24th of July

Start Date

1st of September

Work environment

You will be based out of our office in central London. International travel will be required.

Salary

Dependant on experience.

Application Instructions

Email priya.s@europeantravelventures.com with your CV (including full references) and covering letter.

Apply now

Summer Internships

Our internship applications for 2016 are now closed. Please check back next year!

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Design Intern

TDesign intern

THE ROLE

We're always scouting talented designers to bring the good vibes of The Yacht Week to life. If you were born with creative ideas popping out of your head and are more familiar with Adobe than the back of your hand, please give us a shout. We promise to get you to and from our London office, which just so happens to be a stones throw away from Primrose Hill park. Just sayin'.

European Travel Ventures Ltd is an equal opportunities employer and committed to promoting equal opportunities in employment. Any job applicants will receive equal treatment regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marital or civil partner status, pregnancy or maternity, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief, sex or sexual orientation.

Application Status

Applications close 29th April, 2016

Work environment

This job is based in Primrose Hill, London and ETV will not sponsor Visa applications. As such all applicants must have right to work in London. Interviews will be conducted in London and applicants will be expected to attend at own expense.

INTERNSHIP PERIOD

3 months

SALARY

Lunch and travel expenses will be paid.

Application Instructions

Email Camila with a link to your portfolio, CV and brief cover letter.

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Skipper/Hostess

The Yacht Week Skipper

THE ROLE

Want to join the team as a Skipper or Hostess? Sign up with exclusive partners Quarterdeck. Join today and get the best job in the world!

European Travel Ventures Ltd is an equal opportunities employer and committed to promoting equal opportunities in employment. Any job applicants will receive equal treatment regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marital or civil partner status, pregnancy or maternity, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief, sex or sexual orientation.

Application Status

Application on-going

Work environment

On yachts in the Mediterranean, Caribbean, Andaman and anywhere else the wind blows.

Salary

Dependent upon experience

Application Instructions

Apply on Quarterdeck website

Film Production

The Yacht Week Photographer

THE ROLE

We are always on the hunt for talented filmmakers to capture the essence and good vibes of The Yacht Week. If you were born with a creative third eye and a natural flare for film, please give us a shout. We would love to work with you on our next trailers and spice up our Insta feed.

We promise great adventures, exciting scenes and a couple thousand more of your own Insta followers.

European Travel Ventures Ltd is an equal opportunities employer and committed to promoting equal opportunities in employment. Any job applicants will receive equal treatment regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marital or civil partner status, pregnancy or maternity, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief, sex or sexual orientation.

Application Status

Application on-going

Work environment

Event Based

Salary

Experience based

Application Instructions

Fill out this form to take the first step in applying for the position. Please note that due to high level of requests we will only reply to successful candidates

Photographer

The Yacht Week Photographers

THE ROLE

We are always chasing talented photographers to capture some awesome summer snaps.

The first trip is an unpaid position, but trust us, it's worth doing even if you normally wouldn't work for free. An epic experience sailing the Mediterranean and/or Caribbean with the coolest bunch of people is totally worth it! But if we, and our Facebook followers, love your work, the chances of money in your pocket next time are very high.

European Travel Ventures Ltd is an equal opportunities employer and committed to promoting equal opportunities in employment. Any job applicants will receive equal treatment regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marital or civil partner status, pregnancy or maternity, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief, sex or sexual orientation.

Application Status

Application on-going

Work environment

Event Based

Salary

Experience based

Application Instructions

Fill out this form to take the first step in applying for the position. Please note that due to high level of requests we will only reply to successful candidates

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Community Manager

The Role

At the moment, we are restructuring our community manager and brand ambassador program. For this reason, we are not currently recruiting for the roles. Please apply in September 2016.

Application Status

Application on-going

Work environment

The role is truly a case of what you put in, you will get out. We expect you to work a minimum of 10 hours per week in your local city/market and keep in regular communication with the Head of Sales.

Salary

You will earn commission based on yacht and cabin sales in your market.

Application Instructions

Please send an email with your CV and marketing proposal to monika.t@europeantravelventures.com clearly indicating which market you would like to be considered for. The marketing proposal should be a concise presentation of your ideas of how to promote The Yacht Week amongst your community and ultimately convince others that The Yacht Week is for them.

Apply Here

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