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Primary Location: 

Helsinki, FI

Function:  Sales & Marketing
Job Category:  Sales & Marketing

General Manager, Ship Management (Cruise & Ferry)

Wärtsilä Marine Solutions enhances the business of its maritime customers by providing innovative products, digitalized services and integrated solutions that are safe, environmentally sustainable, efficient, flexible, and economically sound. Being a technology leader, and through the experience, know-how and dedication of its personnel, Wärtsilä is able to customise solutions that provide optimal benefits to its customers around the world. 


Wärtsilä Marine Solutions is looking for General Manager, Ship Management to Cruise & Ferry segment. The preferred location for this position is in Finland, Germany, UK, Italy or US.




As a General Manager, your main responsibility is to create next generation solution concepts, business plans and pilot projects with ship operators, owners, ports, financers and other maritime stakeholders. You are part of team to create digital approach for ship management with technical, nautical, port, passenger, manning and insurance operations and naval architecture with hull, accommodation and ship systems.




- Master Mariner
- At least 5 years' experience as a passenger vessel captain and/or in ship management
- Good spoken and written communication skills in English
- De-centralized team work skills
- Ability of value creation to customers and value capture to Wärtsilä
- Leadership in maritime ecosystem and value network 
- Readiness to travel


Please apply by 30h January, 2019.


Contact person to give more information: 
Vesa Marttinen
Director, Cruise & Ferry
+358 40 8222910


This is Wärtsilä

Wärtsilä is a global leader in smart technologies and complete lifecycle solutions for the marine and energy markets. By emphasising sustainable innovation, total efficiency and data analytics, Wärtsilä maximises the environmental and economic performance of the vessels and power plants of its customers. In 2017, Wärtsilä’s net sales totalled EUR 4.9 billion with approximately 18,000 employees. The company has operations in over 200 locations in more than 80 countries around the world. Wärtsilä is listed on Nasdaq Helsinki. Find out more at

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