General Counsel, Asia

Spinnaker is working with a reputable shipping company based in Asia who are seeking a General Counsel to join the legal team.

In this role you will provide legal advice and support to the group management team on all legal matters across groups business units, subsidiaries and affiliates whilst managing a small legal team.

You will be responsible for drafting and reviewing M&A contract, JVs and ship finance agreements. As a strategic thinker, you will be required to identify risks and ensure compliance procedures are being adhered to.

Having gained commercial experience from a law firm or another shipping company, the ideal candidate will have solid legal knowledge and the ability to assist in litigation and arbitration, appointing external lawyers when necessary. You will be required to keep up to date with ESG compliance.

The successful candidate will have a minimum of 10 years and hands on legal experience plus a legal degree.

Please contact Hayley Menere +44(0)1702 480142 or email hmenere@spinnaker-global.com
PR/016941

Inhouse Lawyer, Hong Kong

Our client, a global shipping company is seeking a lawyer to join the team in Hong Kong.

You will have full autonomy to manage insurance and legal claims that arise from fleet of ships, whilst working closely with P&I clubs and law firms. This is a senior role that has 3 claims executive direct reports, previous line management experience is not essential so would be a great opportunity for career progression.

The role requires a qualified lawyer with at least 5 years marine claims experience.

Please contact Hayley Menere on +44(0)1702 480 142 for more information or email hmenere@spinnaker-global.com
PR/016939

Claims Executive, Dubai

Marine Insurance broker seeks Claims Executive in Sharjah, UAE (35km from 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 your ship owners and insurers, meeting in person to build relationships and progress the claim through to completion.

The ideal candidate will have around 5 years marine claims experience at either a marine insurance broker, ship agency or P&I club plus relevant insurance qualification CII / ACA and ideally working towards ACII.

In return our client is offering a competitive salary (tax free), accommodation allowance, car, private healthcare and relocation assistance (if required).

Please contact Hayley Menere on (0)1702 480 142 or email your CV to hmenere@spinnaker-global.com
PR/016838

Dry Shipping Lawyer, London

A boutique shipping law firm is looking for a Shipping Associate to join their established team in London.

Your main responsibility in this position will be to advise on a wide range of shipping litigation cases with a particular focus on dry shipping matters in both arbitration and litigation.

The ideal candidate must be a qualified lawyer in England and Wales, Australia or South Africa with at least 3 years PQE in shipping disputes. This is an exceptional opportunity to join a reputable firm that is highly recommended by Legal 500 where you will be exposed to city firm quality work and direct contact with clients, including global business trips.

The firm has a good working culture with great communication amongst the team at all levels. In return the firm are offering a competitive salary, bonus, private medical and are open to hybrid working with most associates working 2 days in the office.

Please contact Hayley Menere on +44(0)1702 480 142 or email hmenere@spinnaker-global.com for more information.
PR/016833

P&I Claims Manager, Greece

Our client, an IG P&I club is seeking a Claims Manager to join the team in Greece.
 
The successful candidate will have around 5 years P&I claims experience. The role involves advising on P&I matters including cargo, personal injury and environmental damage claims.

In return the club offer a competitive salary and benefits and are open to hybrid working with 2 days in the Piraeus. 

Relocation assistance available if required.

Please contact Hayley Menere hmenere@spinnaker-global.com or call +44(0)1702 480142 for more information. 
PR/016830

FD&D Claims Manager, London

Our client, an IG P&I club is seeking a Claims Manager to join the team in London.

The successful candidate will be a UK qualified solicitor with around 3 years PQE.

The role involves advising on FD&D matters including offhire, laytime and demurrage claims and contractual disputes including charterparty and bills of lading matters.

In return the club offers a competitive salary and benefits and are open to hybrid working with 2 days in the London office.

Please contact Hayley Menere hmenere@spinnaker-global.com or call +44(0)1702 480142 for more information.
PR/016829

Fixed Premium Underwriter, London

Our client, an IG P&I Club is seeking a Marine Underwriter to join the team in London

This is a new role due to growth of the fixed premium team to help to manage the existing portfolio. Our client is looking for 2-4 years experience as an underwriter and responsibility for a book of marine insurance. Fixed premium experience is not essential but P&I experience would be advantageous.

You will have the opportunity to travel to meet clients to develop growth opportunities and renew existing accounts. In return they’re offering competitive salary, bonus and hybrid working with 3 days in the office.

Please contact Hayley Menere on 01702 480142 or email hmenere@spinnaker-global.com for more information.
PR/011767

Ship Finance Lawyer, London

Ship finance lawyer opportunity within a shipping law firm in London.

Experience in ship sale & purchase, luxury assets, yachts, superyachts, shipping transactional work or banking would be ideal for this role.

Our client offers flexible, hybrid working, competitive salary and bonus.

Please contact Hayley Menere on +44 (0)1702 480 142 or email hmenere@spinnaker-global.com for more information.
PR/011689

Senior Shipping Lawyer, Greece

A reputable law firm is seeking a Senior shipping lawyer to join the firm in Piraeus.

The ideal candidate will be UK qualified solicitor with a minimum of 5 PQE (no maximum) in the marine market. The successful candidate will manage the Greek office with the assistance of an associate in Greece and the partners in the London practice.

The practice is very busy advising ship owners and P&I clubs, with a focus on dry shipping matters plus some admiralty work.

In return the firm are offering a competitive salary and bonus and can provide relocation assistance including accommodation if required.

Please contact Hayley Menere on +44 (0)1702 480 142 or email hmenere@spinnaker-global.com for more information.
PR/011642

Shipping Associate – dry & wet shipping

***Shipping Associate opportunity in London that offers a variety of marine work***

The role involves mostly dry shipping charterparty and bills of lading type legal contract work, but will also involve some wet shipping work such as collisions and fires, predominantly disputes work but also some non-contentious work.

They offer flexible working with 2/3 days per week at home / office and your working hours can be flexible which can suit family commitments.

The firm are social and have a ‘work hard, play hard’ culture with the opportunity to get involved in business development and client meetings from the offset in both the UK and abroad.

In return they offer a competitive salary, bonus and progression opportunities.

This role would suit a UK qualified lawyer (NQ to 5 PQE)

Please call Hayley Menere on +44 (0)1702 480 142 for more information or email your CV to hmenere@spinnaker-global.com
PR/011621