At Pendennis we believe that our people and our history make us what we are today - an award winning international group building and refitting the world’s finest superyachts.

Pendennis is a growing and vibrant company offering excellent benefits and employment conditions (ranging from flexible working, Health & Wellbeing classes, onsite gym, pension, social events and much more).

We are committed to your individual career development and are proud to be able to offer a range of exciting projects as well as a variety of career directions for all our staff. We also offer competitive rates of pay with emphasis on reward for productivity.

In 2016 we were proud to be awarded 'Best Company to Work For' by the British Marine Federation, and we are always looking for experienced, high quality staff with an exceptional work ethic to join our dynamic team.

Marketing & Communications Executive

Operating in the international superyacht market, Falmouth based Pendennis Shipyard has an exciting opportunity for an individual to join their busy Sales & Marketing department.

This varied role within the team would include elements of the following:
• Writing copy for press releases, articles, social media and corporate mailings as well as tracking media coverage received locally, nationally, internationally and on social media.
• Assisting the Marketing & Communications Manager with external communications to local and international journalists.
• Working closely with the HR department to deliver internal communications and events successfully.
• Creating and updating content for the company website and social media platforms.
• Collating and submitting applications for international superyacht and business awards.
• Design of internal and local promotional items including advertisements and presentations.
• Working with our external design agency to develop literature, adverts, presentations and campaigns.
• Logistical and administrative support for international, local and internal events.
• The opportunity to attend a number of these events as a valued member of the team.
• There will also be opportunities for further training, for example, working towards chartered marketing qualifications will be supported

Essential skills
• A degree and/or 1-2 years’ experience within marketing and communications.
• Strong organisational skills and ability to multi task, manage time effectively and remain flexible to change.
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills, grasp of grammar and punctuation and keen attention to detail.
• Positive “can do” attitude and the ability to work well within a team.

Desirable skills
• Working knowledge of the Adobe design package – including InDesign and Photoshop.
• An interest in luxury and yachting sectors.

Salary £22,000 – £25,000 per annum.

Please send CV and letter of application to:
The Personnel Department, Pendennis Shipyard, The Docks, Falmouth TR11 4NR
Or email:

The closing date for this position is 14th July 2018

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Surface Finishing Apprentices

We are delighted to invite applications for our national award-winning apprenticeship scheme. This four year course begins in September 2018 and leads to a specialism in Surface Finishing.

To be eligible for this apprenticeship you will need:
– To be aged 16-21 on 1 September 2018.
– Ideally successful candidates will have GCSE’s in Maths and English.
– A desire to succeed in an exciting and stimulating environment.

To download an application form please visit the apprenticeship page or email: The closing date for applications is the 25th May 2018.

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Online Application Form

If you would like to be considered for current vacancies please post your CV and covering letter to: Personnel, Pendennis Shipyard Ltd., The Docks, Falmouth, TR11 4NR, email or complete the online form below (for further information about our data collection policies please view our ‘Legals’ page).
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