Trade & Commodities Lawyer – London

We are collaborating with a leading shipping law firm in London, which is seeking a qualified trade and commodities lawyer with at least 6 years of litigation/arbitration experience in the UK or a commonwealth jurisdiction (with UK litigation experience). The firm will also consider applications from Lawyers with pure shipping experience. 
You will be primarily responsible for handling litigation and arbitration matters. Litigation work will likely involve the Commercial Court in London and may involve managing proceedings in other jurisdictions. Arbitration work may involve institutional (typically ICC, LCIA, or SIAC), trade-related (typically GAFTA, FOSFA, or RSA/SAL), ad hoc, or on LMAA Terms.
The role will offer you an opportunity to develop legal skills as a contract lawyer, specifically in the sale, carriage, storage, and financing of goods. You will be working with clients in the energy, metals, and soft commodities sectors and will be exposed to drafting and advisory work.
In return, the firm offers a range of benefits for the employee and their dependents, such as private health and dental care. Additionally, they are also offering gym discounts, hybrid/flexible working, cycle and electric car schemes.
If you are interested in this opportunity and would like to find out more, please get in touch with Hayley at +44 (0)1702481642 or email [email protected]

Shipping and Logistics Underwriting Manager – London

This is a strategic role that will require technical ability to underwrite complex marine lines of business and create business strategies. You’ll need to ensure the plans are integrated as part of underwriting approach, adjusting strategy as required throughout the year whist communicating closely with senior management team.

This person will be required to manage a team of underwriters, setting targets, development plans and supervising day to day underwriting business. You’ll also be hands on in handling complex underwriting queries in marine and multimodal lines of business including ports and terminals.

Please contact Hayley Menere on +44(0)1702481642  or email [email protected] for more information.  

Head of Claims – Dubai

Are you an experienced Senior Claims Executive with a background in management, looking to take the next step in your career?
We are currently partnering with an esteemed International Group P&I Club in their search for a talented Head of Claims to oversee a diverse portfolio of P&I and FD&D claims in their Dubai office. This club is specifically seeking a qualified lawyer with a minimum of 6 years’ PQE from a common law country, who possesses a strong track record in handling intricate FD&D claims, driving business development initiatives, and managing a small team.
The ideal candidate would either be based in Dubai or have concrete plans to relocate within the next 6 months. In addition to a competitive salary, this role also offers an attractive benefits package, including healthcare coverage, bonuses, a pension plan, and an annual flight home.
If you are interested in this opportunity and would like to learn more, please feel free to reach out to Hayley at +44 (0)1702481642 or via email at [email protected].

Junior Marine Insurance Broker – Surrey

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Junior Marine Insurance Broker at a specialist marine insurance brokerage firm in Surrey. They are seeking a highly motivated individual with 1-2 years of experience in the H&M and/or P&I insurance sector. A degree in Law would be an added advantage.
As a Junior Marine Insurance Broker, you will be responsible for handling client queries, including those from international clients, analysing business per guidelines, and gathering information from clients. You will also be working with insurers in the European and International markets. With your excellent communication skills and independent working style, you will thrive in this role.
This is an incredible chance to join a friendly team and benefit from the firm’s flexible working arrangements, which includes hybrid working (1-2 days working from home), health coverage, and gym membership.
If you are confident that you meet the requirements of this role, please contact Hayley on +44 (0)1702481642, or email [email protected] to express your interest and take the first step towards a rewarding career as a Junior Marine Insurance Broker.

Commodities Finance Associate – London

International city law firm is seeking a non-contentious solicitor to join the team in London. 

The solicitor will advise on financial services, commodities traders in regard to power, gas and carbon transactions. The team advises on the following areas:

• Physical Commodities Trading
• Structured Transactions and Derivatives
• Exchanges, Clearing, and Digital Trading Platforms
• Power, Gas and LNG
• Renewables and carbon products
• Precious and Base Metals
• Oil & Gas
• Soft Commodities
• Freight and FFAs
• Commodities Regulation
• Financial Services Regulation
• Licensing and Authorisation
• Trade Finance
• Global Investigations and Enforcement
commodities, oil & gas, coal, steel, metals, soft commodities    

This role would suit a solicitor qualified in England and Wales with 1-8 PQE.

Please email [email protected] for more information.

ESG, Decarbonisation and Sustainable Maritime Partner / Associate – London

****Partner and Associates at all levels required at a London law firm in their ESG team***

The firm have already developed a presence in the sustainability and decarbonisation space, and are investing accordingly to grow the practice further with the hire of a Partner to lead the team and Associates at all levels.
The practice includes decarbonisation, low carbon / net zero emission fuels and sustainable
(ESG) markets. The team is experienced in dealing with international maritime environmental
compliance and regulatory issues, including those relating to MARPOL (air pollution, energy efficiency
and low carbon fuels), sustainability, decarbonisation, emissions trading and renewable energy. This is
an opportunity to join the firm as part of a dynamic and forward-thinking team, delivering on
solutions for clients in a cross-sectoral and evolving maritime industry.

The successful candidate will have at experience in the maritime and transport sector, advising on physical transport contracts and disputes arising therefrom. The role will involve advising clients across the entire physical transport chain in the green and sustainable maritime space, with a focus on maritime (air pollution) regulations and environmental compliance, decarbonisation, ESG, alternative and sustainable maritime fuels and technologies / solutions. 
The firm are looking for Qualified Solicitors in England and Wales at all PQE levels, from Associate to Partner. 
If you have a passion for sustainability, please call Hayley Menere on +44(0)1702 480142 or email [email protected] for more information.

Marine Producing Broker – London/Remote

Our client, an international marine broker, is seeking a Producing Broker to join the team.

The successful candidate will be commercially minded, self-motivated and keen to travel to meet clients globally. You will have full autonomy to set your own agenda to develop marine P&I and H&M business in Europe.

The ideal candidate will have solid working relationships with shipowners in the marine retail market in London and have a presence in the shipowner market as an Underwriter or Broking. You will have the flexibility to work remotely or hybrid from their London office, coming into the city for client and team meetings.

The company has already built a solid portfolio in Asia and Europe with some of the largest container, tanker and bulk ship owners. This is an exciting opportuntiy to play an instrumental part of the expansion plans and grow within the company.

Please email [email protected] for more information.

Claims Executive – UAE

Marine Insurance Broker seeks Claims Executive in Dubai.

The role involves managing P&I, general average and H&M claims from beginning to end.

A key part of the role is to keep in constant communication with the shipowners and insurers, meeting in person to build solid working relationship and progress the claim through to completion.

The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 4 years marine claims experience gained at a marine insurance broker, ship agency or P&I club plus relevant insurance qualification such as CII / ACA etc.

In return our client is offering an ex-pat package which includes competitive salary (tax free for most nationalities), accommodation and car allowance, private healthcare and sponsorship.

Please contact Hayley Menere on +44(0)1702 480 142 or email [email protected] for more information.

Offshore Underwriter – London

We are working with an IG P&I Club who are seeing an experienced Underwriter to join their their busy Offshore team. This is great opportunity for an Underwriter who has experience working for a Mutual or Fixed Premium P&I insurer and is looking to develop their career in an insurance company. 
Your role would be providing a quality service to Members and Brokers including developing and maintaining relationships, monitoring and analysing business performance within the portfolio and underwriting  the Club’s business providing a liability solution to cover the operational needs of the Members.
Experience in contract review and a good understanding of P&I is essential for this role. In return, this Club is offering Hybrid working (3 days remote), Bonus, Healthcare and much more! 
If you are interested in this role and would like to find out more, please contact [email protected]