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Senior Dry Vessel Operator, USA
Our client is a successful, privately-owned shipping group with an international presence. They are currently looking for someone to join their operations team in New York. This company provides vessels to some of the world’s leading commodity groups and has an excellent reputation with clients, banks and internationally within the industry. In this role, you will be assisting with various operational matters, including planning voyages, contacting and supporting the crew, managing bunkering, efficiency and working with other interested parties such as stevedores and agent dealing. You will be monitoring vessel routing and ensuring that incidents and disputes are reported promptly to the P&I or H&M insurers. There is a strong and dynamic operations team and the office has a great team atmosphere. You will have at least 5 years’ experience working for a dry bulk owner, ideally have worked with Panamax and Capesize vessels and have past experience with charter parties. You will be proactive and enthusiastic. This is a challenging role within a fantastic company which offers a great long term opportunity. There is an extremely competitive remunerations package on offer for the right candidate. As this position is in the USA, we are only able to consider candidates with US Citizenship or Working Entitlement. PR/010664
Senior Operations Manager, Canada

An international Dry Bulk Owner/Operator is looking for a Senior Operations Manager to join their team in Montreal.

Ideally, you will have at least 7-8+ years’ experience in a similar operations role including managerial experience, dry bulk cargo experience would be beneficial. You will be working directly with the and vice president of operations on ongoing projects. You will supervise and manage operation services and personnel, involving cargo documentation, auditing, laytime and port disbursement, optimisation of revenue and approval of billings and payments including freight, contract claims and vendor invoices.

Problem-solving skills, positive thinking, continual improvement & development and the ability to control costs are needed for this role, you will also be required to motivate, mentor and coach your team requiring good leadership skills.

This is a great opportunity for an inspiring leader with previous operations and managerial experience to join a company that puts respect, honesty and integrity at the heart of its business and needs someone with the same values to add to their already well-established team.

A seagoing background would be a great advantage for this position

Operations Manager, London

Spinnaker is assisting a large shipowner with their search for a Vessel Operations Manager in London.

In this position will be responsible for our client’s mixed fleet, which includes dry bulk and tankers.

The ideal candidate will have 5 years + of operations experience with chemical tankers, but other vessel experience will also be considered.

This role is due to expansion and it is an exciting time to be joining this company.

Operations Manager (Containers), London

We are working with a Shipowner in London who is looking to hire an Operations Manager to work with their fleet of container vessels.

Key responsibilities will include
Monitoring and controlling vessel performance whilst minimising operational costs.
Ensuring voyages are in line with owners and charterer’s expectations.
Checking and approving cargo documentation

This role will suit someone with 5+ years of experience in a Vessel Operations position. Having sailed to Chief Officer or Captain would be an advantage.

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.

Junior Vessel Operator, UK

This is an opportunity to join a trading house in the UK. Our client is looking to hire a junior Logistics Operator to work on their Solid Fuels desk.

You will be responsible for managing a proper flow of information between the traders, internal support functions and customers of the desk – eg suppliers, ports, agents and shipping companies.

You will be analytically minded with strong numeric skills, comfortable working in a demanding environment with tight time scales and conflicting priorities.

No prior knowledge is required but experience in a commodities trading environment is desirable.

UK working entitlement is essential.

Hire Executive, Singapore

We are currently working with a world-leading dry bulk owner/operator who is looking for a Hire Executive to join their office based in Singapore.

In this role you will be responsible for calculating hire statements for the time charter, checking and paying brokerage commissions and preparing final hire statements and balancing accounts with owners and charterers, and other ad hoc tasks. This is a great route into commercial vessel operations and you will work very closely with the company’s vessel operators.

The perfect candidate will have a relevant degree in maritime studies or have around 2 years’ experience working in a similar role. Local candidates will have a distinct advantage.

If you want to work for an established company in an international environment then this is the perfect role for you!
Apply today.

Post Fixture Operator, London

We are currently working with a boutique ship-broking firm who are looking to add a Dry Post Fixture Operator to their London HQ.

Within the role you will be responsible for handling all post-fixture matters, dealing with all vessel documentation, liaising with masters & agents, working closely with other departments to improve communication and complete day to day operational duties.

We are looking to speak to those with 2+ years of experience within the dry sector who have ideally worked within a similar role within a brokerage.

London based candidates highly preferred. EU working entitlement essential.

Please apply now if you feel you are the perfect match for this position.

Bunker Trader, Singapore

Spinnaker is seeking a Supply Trader to join our client, a global bunker company, in their Singapore office.

The successful candidate will be joining a professional and dedicated team. You will be required to be an excellent communicator and negotiator be able to maintain working relationships.

Please note, multi-lingual candidates already based in Singapore/with PR will be preferred for this role, ideally with some knowledge or experience in the Middle East / Fujairah region.

If you are looking for a new challenge and want to continue your career in trading please apply now.

Voyage Manager, Dubai

A global organisation specialising in oil transportation with a large fleet of VLCC tankers is currently recruiting for an experienced Voyage Manager for their operations team in Dubai.

Our client will be looking to hire an ex-Master Mariner or Chief Officer who in recent years has gained commercial vessel operations experience with crude tankers.

You will be responsible for coordinating with customers for all cargo nominations and other matters of voyage management, liaise with Chartering, Technical Managers and Finance to ensure vessel clearance and acceptability for any proposed voyage.

Furthermore, you will assume delegated responsibility of Senior Voyage Manager in their absence, compile monthly lifting and load program and distribute to all relevant parties when assigned by Senior Manager and support, advise, mentor and train more junior staff.

Ideally, candidates will be based in Dubai but our client is open to relocating the right candidate.

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