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Marine Engineer, Wharf Redesign (12 week contract)

We are looking for a Marine Engineer with previous experience of wharf design to work on a project for a leading consultancy company.

For a twelve-week contract, you will redesign an existing wharf to enable its use for transportation. You will need to be able to commute to London although where possible you will be able to work from home.

This is an excellent opportunity to work on an interesting project and establish links with a great consulting company.

Deputy Director of Maritime Affairs, London

Do you have lobbying experience? Do you have a good understanding of International Maritime Legislation? If so, then we may have the role for you!

Our client is a highly reputable Maritime Authority that registers ships and enforces safety standards upon them. The primary purpose of this role is to represent and support the Maritime Authority at external intergovernmental maritime meetings such as the International Maritime Organization (IMO).

In the context of these meetings, the role involves the analyses of developing maritime/shipping issues to draft papers, prepare policies and actively present positions taken by the Maritime Authority.

Ideally, you will hold a Master Mariner or Chief Engineer qualification. Also, a Degree in Maritime Law will be considered.

For more information call Liam Daly on +441702 480 142.

Panamax Broker, Greece

Spinnaker is currently working with an international shipbroking house who are looking to recruit a Panamax Broker to join their head office in Athens.

This opportunity is perfect for those who wish to join an up and coming office within a growing, multinational network. With offices in Greece and the Far East, the team is small, yet very dynamic and have built a very successful track record so far and are now looking grow.

In this role, you will benefit from exceptionally good research from the market, a unique level of personal freedom and unrivalled support for professional development.

Ideally, you will be a well-established broker with a great track record and the ability to bring business with you. This role is great if you are looking for somewhere with potential to be noticed and where you can further progress your career.

Marine Engineer Surveyor, Shanghai

Are you a Chief Engineer looking to come ashore or Technical Superintendent looking for something different? If so, then we may have the role for you!

Our client specialises in Marine Consultancy Work around the world for the likes of Shipowners to P&I Clubs and more.

Within this role, you would be responsible for carrying out investigations and assessments relating to marine engineering matters. You will need to have excellent report writing skills, attention to detail and be willing to travel at short notice.

Call Liam Daly on +441702 480 142 to discuss more.

Chartering, Operations Executive (Dry Bulk), Singapore

Spinnaker is working with a global owner/operator who is looking for a Dry Bulk specialist to join their team in Singapore.

The position is suitable for someone with 3-5 years’ working experience in the dry bulk industry. The role will have a large element of operational work, with the long term aim of training/developing someone towards a chartering/commercial role.

We are looking for self-driven, result-oriented individuals with a positive outlook. You must be a team player and able to work independently, possess good negotiation, interpersonal and communication skills.

Candidates must have existing working entitlement in order to be considered.

Risk Analyst, London

Spinnaker is working with a global trading company and they are looking to recruit a Risk Analyst to join their London office.

The successful candidate will be responsible for providing detailed and appropriate valuation, analysis and provision of daily risk and performance information for the LNG desk.

The ideal candidate will have enthusiasm for working in a challenging and constantly evolving environment and experience or exposure to the LNG market.

Senior Dry Cargo Charterer, Denmark

Spinnaker is currently working with a growing global ship operator who are looking to recruit a senior Dry Cargo Charterer to be based in Denmark.

Ideally, the right candidate will have contacts on the tonnage and the cargo side ideally based in the Danish market. A crucial part of this role will be the right candidate can demonstrate a good track record running a profitable cargo book. Also, someone who has a supramax background with experience in the ECSA and/or USG market would be preferable.

To be successful for this role you will need to have a proven track record of working within an operator role as you will be joining a relatively new set up, they are looking for someone who can take responsibility for their role and someone who can hit the ground running and ideally have 8-10 years’ experience.

Technical and Compliance Officer, London

A successful London based Maritime Authority is seeking a Technical & Compliance Officer to join the small team of professionals in the Inspections and Surveys Department.

This is an office-based role providing technical support and advice to owners, managers and recognised organisations. You will be overseeing the response and management of Port State Control inspections, and the operation of the Ship registry’s inspection programme.

This role is suitable for a Chief Engineer or Master Mariner.
Audit experience would be advantageous.

A logical thinking, safety orientated person is required who must have a wide knowledge of the International Maritime Conventions and Codes. You must have excellent communication skills and be decisive and proactive in your approach.

All candidates must have EU working entitlement.

Crewing Officer, Essex

We are currently seeking a maritime professional, ideally with previous crewing experience for an exciting Crewing Officer role with a crew management services company based in Essex.

Within this role, you will report into the Managing Director and Fleet Director and be responsible for the daily crewing operations of a fleet of vessels owned by first-class ship owners. The fleet consists of modern passenger, bulk, container and general cargo vessels.

Other duties will include maintaining accurate records, verifying crew certificates, processing of ship accounts and crew wages.

You will also keep up-to-date with maritime and flag state legislation.

To be suitable for this role you will ideally have some crewing experience however, we can also consider deck officers who are looking to step ashore.

Experience with passenger vessels is advantageous.

UK working entitlement essential.

Please apply now if you feel this is the perfect next step for you.

Accountant, Dubai

Spinnaker has partnered with an international ship owner/management provider, seeking a qualified Accountant to join them in their Dubai office.

This full time, permanent position will see you posting, verifying and reconciling accounts payable and receivable. You will utilise your experience of generating invoices and statement of accounts, processing bank payments and preparing the weekly cash movement summary.

A successful candidate will have excellent Microsoft Office skills and strong experience of accounting software packages, specifically knowledge of the Microsoft Dynamics AX system would be incredibly advantageous.

Candidates will have at least 4 years of accounting experience and ideally, come from the shipping or similar industry. Professionals who have previous experience in the bunker business will be at a distinct advantage.

Excellent English languages skills are essential for this position.

Believe you tick the boxes? Interested in joining my clients reputable organisation…..apply today!

Claims Manager, London

We are working with a well-respected P&I club to help them find a Claims Manager to join their London office.

Joining as a Claims Manager, you will be responsible for handling allocated claims and related tasks, providing advice to Members and providing advice on both P&I and FD&D matters.

This role, you will need to have a minimum of 3 years’ experience in P&I or FD&D and ideally be a UK qualified Solicitor, however those with other legal qualifications relevant experience will be considered.

Apply now.

Senior Claims Manager, London

We are excited to have been appointed by this IG P&I Club to help them find a Senior Claims Manager for their London office.

Joining their longstanding and well-respected team as Senior Claims Manager, you will be responsible for the handling of high profile and complex claims, monitoring of the members claims performance and fleet development and providing strong advice on both P&I and FD&D matters (amongst others).

This role will suit an experienced claims professional who is ideally qualified as a Solicitor (UK), although those with other legal qualifications or relevant experience will also be considered.

This is the chance to join a high-profile P&I Club who rarely recruit in the London market. Excellent package on offer.

Apply now.

Dry Operator, Singapore

One of the world leaders in the dry bulk market is currently looking for an experienced Operations professional to join their department in Singapore.

This role would suit a person with dry bulk operations experience (capesize or panamax vessels experience preferred but not essential).
The ideal candidate will come from an established dry bulk company and will be able to demonstrate a track record of success over at least two years.

The role will have a focus on smooth operating of the companies owned and operated vessels by performing hire/bunker/port payments, provide master/agents with instructions, invoice customers, carry out laytime calculations, keep track on vessel positions, deal with issues arising during the voyage, arrange stow plans etc.

The ideal candidate should speak mandarin and have recent work experience gained in Singapore.

Compliance Manager, London

An international shipping company is looking for a Compliance Manager to join its legal team in their London office.

You will ideally be a UK qualified Solicitor with a minimum of 5 years’ compliance or regulatory experience and you will ideally also have some legal experience. You will be dealing with compliance and legal issues on a global scale and will need to be able to work in a fast-paced environment.

Apply now for immediate consideration.

Environmental Coordinator, Cruise, West London

A leading privately-owned cruise company is looking for an experienced Environmental Coordinator.

We are seeking someone with the ability to understand and interpret various complex regulations and environmental matters.

Within this role you will manage all operational environmental activities of the fleet of cruise vessels, ensuring operational excellence and adherence to all applicable environmental rules and regulations, as well as company policy.

Suitable candidates must have cruise background either onboard ships or in a shore-based role. You will have an Environmental Science qualification or similar, a wide knowledge of the cruise/maritime industry and experience onboard ships as Environmental Officer, Deck Officer, or similar.

Candidates must have UK working entitlement to be considered for this role.

If you feel this is the perfect role for you, please apply now.

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