Viking Crew, part of the Viking Maritime Group have brought the employment and payroll services in-house.
As a result, a new company has been formed in Guernsey, Viking Crew Guernsey Limited (VCGL) which is the dedicated global employment and payroll office effective 1st October, 2020.
VCGL has been established in partnership with employment and payroll specialists based in Guernsey. The new office has a dedicated team based on the island -Thomas De La Mare, Daniel Moody & Tom Becker (pictured), working directly with the current Viking Crew teams in Dover, Auckland and Fort Lauderdale and latterly Portsmouth, UK.
“I am very pleased to be launching Viking Crew Guernsey together with Tom de la Mare as a joint venture between Oceanskies and Viking Maritime Group.
“It’s been an exciting time, taking our IT development to the next level, which will allow us to provide a seamless integration of our app based service to Viking Crew clients, from the cruise industry, specialist operators to luxury yachts.
“Tom and I look forward to the next set of challenges and building a strong and stable business based on providing the highest level of service,” Tom Becker, Viking Crew Guernsey Director, said.
Paul Rutterford, Operations Director added; “This is an extremely exciting time for Viking Maritime Group, in being able to offer our very own in-house employment and payroll operation based in Guernsey. In turn it will allow us to provide a more bespoke and tailored service, which I am confident will be of benefit to our portfolio of clients.”
Viking Crew’s clients will continue to work with their current crew management team; ensuring all employees have MLC compliant SEA’s, the correct documentation and certification, for the provision of employment payroll and all of the support services provided.