Controller, Lubeck

Spinnaker has partnered with an international shipowner and operator, for the hire of a Controller, to join them in their Lübeck office.

Working in a collaborative manner with internal departments, you will prepare technical, commercial and monetary analysis and reports, allowing for full transparency and the ability for the fleet department to reach timely decisions. With a business-focused mindset, you will value the importance of data quality and further development of reporting.

Seeking an individual with a high affinity for numbers/data, an analytical mindset, an open personality and a hands-on approach. Seeking driven and independent professionals, with excellent communication skills.

Candidates must be fluent in English. German language skills would be advantageous.

Excellent knowledge of MS Office, especially Excel, is essential for this position. Candidates must have working experience within the shipping sector, alternatively an understand or base knowledge of the industry.

Interested? Apply today, to begin discussions.

Credit Risk Analyst, Hamburg

Spinnaker has partnered with a leading independent provider of due diligence, credit reporting and risk management consultancy services, to the maritime, energy and commodities trading industry, for the hire of an experienced Credit Risk Analyst in Hamburg.

This position will see you provide a portfolio of maritime, energy, and commodity trading clients with targeted research and counterparty risk assessment services. You will see you focus on researching, analysing and preparing profile reports.

A successful candidate will have excellent communication skills, a good financial mindset and be proactive and assertive. You will be business-focused with a strong commercial understanding.
Able to work independently, you will and form insightful opinions, produce structured qualitative reports and maintain contact with clients and market sources worldwide.

Candidates must be based in Hamburg with full working entitlement, as relocation or sponsorship is not provided.

Interested further? Apply today!

Financial Relationship Manager, Hamburg

We are seeking an energetic and passionate financial professional from a banking/shipping brokering environment to join our client’s financial leasing organisation, in Hamburg.

To become our client’s Financial Relationship Manager, a strong financial mindset is essential. A successful candidate will come from a banking/shipping financing work environment.

You will have 3 years’ experience in a client-facing position, able to frequently travel across Europe, building lasting relationships.
With excellent research and analytical skills, you will explore the European shipping market, identify new ship financing business and meet with clients to understand their financing/refinancing needs, to ultimately increasing our client’s market influence.

Shipping experience and an understanding of the European shipping market is extremely advantageous.
Our client has also emphasised that any candidates with leasing experience will be preferred.

With fluency in English and German, a successful candidate will be based in Hamburg.

Do you believe you fit the bill? Apply today, to get the ball rolling and begin discussions.

Accountant, Monaco

Spinnaker has partnered with an international technical and operational management supplier.

Seeking a local qualified Accountant to join my client’s Monaco office. The successful candidate will be responsible for managing the accounting of the local entity, monthly reconciliations, customer invoicing/reminders, supplier payments and tax function.

Candidates must have strong accounting experience and great IFRS knowledge. A proven background in analytics management and monthly margin analysis is advantageous.

Candidates must be in a commutable distance of my clients office in Monaco.

Interested further? Please apply today, to begin discussions.

Director of Accounting, Florida

Spinnaker has partnered with an international maritime service/product-focused organisation based in Florida; seeking an experienced financial management professional to join them as their Director of Accounting.

This role will see you be responsible for managing all financial functions, including corporate accounting, regulatory and financial reporting and budget/forecast preparations.

As a strong leader, you will manage a team of financial professionals and direct the development of internal control policies/procedures. You will support senior management in opening and establishing new offices nationwide.

You will provide financial support to project management, responsible for the planning, directing and coordinating all accounting operational functions. Tasked with the monthly and annual financial reporting and coordination of external auditors.

Any experience in implementing digitalisation strategies, with the overall aim to improve existing internal financial processes will see you at a distinct advantage. Additionally, a working knowledge of local personnel/human resources-related laws and regulations is also preferred.

A degree educated professional, with strong GAAP knowledge is essential.
If you are CPA/CMA/CIMA qualified, this is highly valued by our client.

Candidates must be based in Florida, with existing US working/living entitlement.

Interested further? Apply today to begin discussions.

Accountant, Florida

Spinnaker has partnered with a ship service provider based in Florida, for the hire of a qualified Accountant.

Seeking a professional with strong US GAAP and IFRS knowledge. A successful candidate will have excellent Microsoft Office skills. Experience with QuickBooks accounting software would see you at a distinct advantage.

With strong communication skills and ability to build strong working relationships.

Candidates must have existing US living and working entitlement.

Credit Analyst, London

Calling all skilled Credit Analysts in London!

Spinnaker is working with an international Energy & Commodity Company, seeking to hire a London based, maritime experienced Credit Analyst.

Within their maritime arm, this position will see you responsible for analysing credit data with the overall aim to estimate the degree of risk involved in extending credit or lending money to leading global shipping companies.

Working with the credit-based in London and globally, you will perform credit and financial analysis on new and existing customers, preparing in-depth reports to management and for the Credit Committee, ultimately recommending suitable credit limits.

You will be tasked to ensure proper internal controls and compliance in regards to policies and procedures. Monitoring key indicators (KPI) such as approval turnaround time, customer trading above the limit, etc.

Candidate must be based in London.

Shipping experience essential.

Interested further? Apply today, to begin discussions.

Credit Manager, Dubai

We have partnered with an international ship management organisation for a Credit Manager, to join them in Dubai.

Seeking a maritime experienced credit professional, with strong analytical skills and ability to deliver clear, concise and comprehensive reports.

A successful candidate will have excellent fluency in English and strong communication skills, and have the ability to build great working relationships with professionals at a varying level within the business.

With outstanding leadership skills and proven experience of managing a team of credit professionals. You will have a proven background in leading a team, encouraging high levels of both personal and group performance, with the overall aim to lead a successful division.

Drawing on previous experience, my client requires someone who can balance risk and reward, able to make timely, business-smart decisions.

Candidates will be based in Dubai and have a strong credit background in the shipping sector.

Interested further? Apply today, to begin discussions.

HR Business Partner, London

Are you a CIPD qualified HR professional, looking for a change? This may be the position for you!

Spinnaker has partnered with an international shipowner, for the hire of an HR Business Partner, to join their London office.

This role will see you draw on your understanding of UK Employment law and overall business and HR acumen, to consult and advise management across the organisation on human resource-related issues, acting as an employee champion and change agent.

Our client is keen to find a professional with excellent team-work skills. It is paramount that you understand the importance of respecting how valuable collaboration can be to a business. Supporting the Head of HR with defining and implementing the HR strategy, whilst working with designated client groups, you will manage the implementation of HR policies, procedures and programmes accordingly.

Experience in the maritime industry is advantageous. As is, an individual who has experience working within an international organisation.
You will be an approachable, adaptable and proactive person, who is able to work in a multicultural, fast-paced environment.

Candidates must be based in London and CIPD qualified (level 5-7).

Interested in discussing this position? Please apply today.