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Please contact the CMA at +1.203.406.0109 Ext 3717 for more information or questions and email your ad copy to: conferences@cmaconnect.com
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Candidate: 2

Experienced Deck Officer seeking opportunities in shipping operations / chartering

Seeking internship and future opportunities, 5 years world-wide tanker-sailing experience, Masters student at Texas A&M University.

On-Campus work experience (1.5 yrs)

  • Currently employed as Graduate Assistant in TAMUG Information Services
  • Worked as student worker-instructor in Ship Simulator for bridge resource management and ship handling classes at TAMUG.
  • Worked as lab-assistant in tanker labs for Marine Cargo Operations Class.

At-sea work experience (6 Years)
Deck Navigating Officer: Nov 2008- July 2014

  • Responsible for planning safe navigation of the vessel, using a range of satellite and radar systems and other navigational equipment. In charge of life-saving appliances and ship`s fire systems` maintenance
  • In charge of planning and coordinating safe loading, storage and unloading of cargo, including preparation of cargo holds to setting up of lines

Certifications:

  • Certified NWKO-2nd Mates licence holder, by Govt. of India
  • Certified ship security officer
  • Certification in first-aid, CPR, and advanced fire fighting
  • Trained in public relations and crowd management

Additional Information:

  • Participant and winner of Shell Maritime Leadership weekend at TAMUG
  • Comprehensive knowledge of maritime conventions & regulations such as, SOLAS, MARPOL and ISPS, ISM, IMDG Codes etc.
  • Presented research paper on Financial market impacts of disasters on shipping companies, under Dr. Mileski
  • Presented research paper on Economics of Global passenger transportation under Dr. Duru
  • Developed and launched a mobile application specifically for MMAL program, as marketing class project
  • Adept at MS Office and decision making tools such as Palisade`s regression analysis, forecasting and problem-solving technics
  • Badminton gold medalist and adroit at other games and sports
  • Organised inter-college events, active participant of various tech-presentations

 

Contact:
Aditya Ammu
Telephone:
Cell:

1 409-392-7338

Fax:
E-Mail: adityamurthy18@tamu.edu
Notes:

 

Candidate: 3

Seeking a new opportunity in the shipping-bunkering industry in sales & marketing and operations

Work Experience

REGIONAL MARKETING MANAGER – AEGEAN MARINE PETROLEUM SA(NEW YORK USA) (3 Years)
International Marketing and Marine Fuels Trading.
Developing Supplier and Client Relations in a range of selected geographical areas.
Further Development of current client platform, retain and develop business.

DIRECTOR – ICS PETROLEUM LTD (VANCOUVER & MONTREAL CANADA) (5 Years)
Successfully in charge of maintaining the barge operations in Port Metro Vancouver Harbor.
Developing Supplier and Client Relations in a range of selected geographical areas.
Overall development of the office towards new sales goals.
Overseeing Staff and supporting Development.

MARINE FUELS TRADER – AEGEAN MARINE PETROLEUM SA (PIRAEUS GREECE) (3 Years)
International marketing and marine fuels trading and brokerage
Negotiations with customers and third parties.
Handling negotiations and disputes that arise as a result of short-deliveries, off-specification fuel, or de-bunkering, in cooperation with the quality department

MARINE FUELS/MARINE LUBRICANTS TRADER – BALUCO SA (PIRAEUS GREECE) (5 Years)
Bunkers and Lubricants trader

Contact: George Tzanakis
Telephone:
Cell: + 1 347 291 62 94
Fax:
E-Mail: g_tzanakis@yahoo.com
Notes:
Candidate: 4

Upcoming Graduate looking for entry- level position.

Graduating student in May 2016 at SUNY Maritime College seeking an entry level position in marine insurance, terminals, market research or demurrage, Ship Brokerage and sales

I will be graduated SUNY Maritime College with a degree in International Transportation and Trade.

Coming into my senior year at SUNY Maritime I began an Internship with bank of America merchant services a joint venture between bank of America and first date. I worked as an PMO intern and worked closely with senior management and the sales team to help learn all aspects of the company.

I am willing to work within the New York, New Jersey AND Connecticut area. I am a highly motivated worker with experience as a team leader/collaborator with excellent communication and organizational skills. Will Provide Resume upon request.

Contact: Joseph Nappi
Telephone:
Cell: 631-258-6267
Fax:
E-Mail: jnappi22@hotmail.com
Notes:
Candidate: 5

Recent Graduate looking for entry level position

I am a recent Graduate from SUNY Maritime College. I have B.S. in Marine Transportation, and a Third Mate’s license. I am looking for a position, Shoreside, or on a Tug. I have an avid love of technology, and love to learn new devices. I have experience speaking both Spanish and Japanese in their native countries, and a stay abroad in the latter for a month. I reside in New York, however travel is not an issue. Resume readily available upon request. If there are any additional inquiries, I would be happy to answer them.

 

Contact: Eric Peterson
Telephone:
Cell:  
Fax:
E-Mail: e182588@gmail.com
Notes:
Candidate: 6

Licensed attorney with vessel operations and insurance defense experience

I am a licensed attorney with vessel operations and insurance defense experience, seeking a role in marine insurance, legal, or operations. Open to opportunities in the tri-state area. Can provide CV or references upon request.

Contact:
Telephone:
Cell:  
Fax:
E-Mail: lawandanchors@gmail.com
Notes:
Candidate: 7

Upcoming Graduate looking for Entry- Level Position

Upcoming Graduate from SUNY Maritime College. I am currently a Graduate Student pursuing my M.Sc in International Transportation Management. I am seeking an entry level position in ship brokerage, ship chartering, ship management, market research or marine Insurance.

I am interning at TBS Shipping Services Inc., where I helped in the acquisition process of bringing on 3 more ships into the company's portfolio. I also assisted in finalizing the Port State Control inspection checklist for the masters and chief engineers of company ships to cross reference against when preparing for anticipated inspections. In addition, I led the background check of a Captain that TBS was looking to hire. My internship ends January 31st. I hope to continue this career path and am extremely motivated to acquire more knowledge about this great industry.

Contact: Raji Mosa
Telephone:
Cell: 914-479-7254
Fax:
E-Mail: rajimos.16@sunymaritime.edu
Notes: Resume available upon request.
Candidate: 9

Maritime Executive with over 20 years Drybulk Experience

Maritime Executive with over 20 years Drybulk Experience, looking for a suitable position preferably in the Greater New York area (based in CT), but for the right opportunity willing to relocate.

Experience includes:
8 years as Chartering Manager for Owner Operators (Handy/Handymax)
7 years as Chartering Manager For pure Operator (Handy/Handymax)
8 years as a Broker. (all Drybulk sizes)
2 years seagoing experience as deck officer

Created own Chartering and Operations team.
Coordinated closely with Technical, and participated in repair and routine inspections.

MBA with emphasis in Intermodal transportation from SUNY Fort Schuyler
Captain Class C from Merchant Marine Academy Hydra, Greece.

Dual Citizen (USA/EU)
Fluent in English/Greek. Knowledge of Spanish.

Contact: Vasilis Maschas
Telephone:
Cell: 203 808 5088
Fax:
E-Mail: vcmaschas@gmail.com
Notes: For further information kindly contact
Candidate: 10

Seeking new challenges within the shipping market .

After nearly 30 years in Dry Cargo shipping field I am seeking a medium to large broker firm and/or new adventure within the maritime industry.

Experience includes :

10 years with international trading house

10 years as in-house owners broker

10 years as competitive broker

Currently located in Greenwich ,Ct.

Holding dual Citizenship (Canada/Norway) and Green Card for the USA.

Contact: David C. Wold
Telephone:
Cell: +1 203-274 1433
Fax:
E-Mail: dcwold@gmail.com
Notes:  
Candidate: 13

Looking for position/internship in operations at a shipping company.

Civilian Graduate Student in the International Transportation Management MS program at SUNY Maritime College.

Former intern/admin assistant for Ted Panourgias at All Marine Spares International in Stamford, CT. Former CMA intern at Holland and Knight LLP, in New York, NY and the Seamen's Church Institute in Port Newark, NJ. Co -wrote article for the Greek magazine "Shipping International" titled "The Challenges of Modern Piracy". Published in October 2012. CV and recommendations available upon request. Willing to travel within the NYC metropolitan region.

Contact:  
Telephone:  
Cell: +1 646 378 8446
Fax:
E-Mail: rnigel.pritchard@gmail.com
robertpri.14@sunymaritime.edu
Notes:  
Help Wanted
Contact
Position A:

Operations Coordinator

TBS Shipping Services Inc. is a privately owned international maritime company located in Scarsdale, NY. We are seeking an energetic and driven individual for the entry-level role of Operations Coordinator. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 2 years of general administrative experience and possess a strong willingness to learn and perform a key support position for our Operations Department.

Key Qualifications and Skills:

•Must be computer savvy, proficient in Microsoft Office, and quick to learn other computer programs
•Must be detail oriented, organized, and capable of multitasking
•Possess strong verbal and written communication skills
•Have excellent time management skills and be able to prioritize daily work with various projects
•Be a self-starter

Primary responsibilities include but are not limited to:

•Accurately maintain and archive electronic filing system
•Perform data entry and scan/email documents
•Generate, maintain, and manage specific reports on a monthly and daily basis
•Process time sensitive documents
•Assist Claims Department with various support tasks
•Prepare outgoing mail and courier shipments when necessary
•Back-up receptionist duties with multi-line phone system
•Special projects as assigned

We offer competitive compensation and benefits including, medical, dental, life, STD, paid vacation and personal days, 401k and an EAP program.

Qualified candidates must be eligible to work in the USA. For more information on our Company please visit www.tbsship.com.

Contact:

Company:

TBS Shipping Services Inc.

Address:

Telephone:

Fax:
E-Mail:

recruiting@nyc.tbsship.com

Website: www.tbsship.com
Notes:

Please send resumes to recruiting@nyc.tbsship.com with the subject OC on all transmissions.

Position B:

Senior Ship Accountant

Eagle Bulk Shipping Inc. (NASDAQ: EGLE) is a US-based owner and operator of dry bulk vessels, providing its customers with reliable and responsible global transportation services for the carriage of bulk commodities including: coal, grain, iron ore, steel, cement, and forest products, among others. The Company's fleet currently totals 41 ships and is focused on the mid-size asset class.

JOB LOCATION: Stamford, CT

JOB DESCRIPTION

Ensure that the financial reporting for Ship operating costs (OPEX), including capital expenditures, accurately reflect all business transactions are prepared in a timely manner. Ensure that treatment of all financial transactions relating to ship ownership is produced in accordance with accounting principles as required by US GAAP. Support Divisional Management to ensure proper financial control of existing fleet.

  • Review monthly external ship managers' reports
  • Obtain explanations for significant variances
  • Monitor drydock costs
  • Analyze budget variances on a monthly / quarterly basis
  • Analyze budget comparison including crew wages, benefits with various management company and provide owners opinion of benefit
  • Responsible for preparing variance reports which includes the following
  • Actual vs. budget OPEX variance by ship & ship type on a monthly basis
  • Monitor project costs variance for conversion, drydocks, and major repairs
  • Design and prepare additional reports as needed
  • Assist in design and implementation of reporting to control capitalization costs
  • For external reporting ensure that OPEX and capitalized costs are recorded in accordance with US GAAP and in compliance with statutory audit requirements. Prepare and support audit schedules as required for external audit. Work with Financial Accounting to ensure timely and accurate reporting
    Successfully delivered 25+ New Building in China in respect to following financial control.
  • Monitor project cost variances for new building
  • Track capitalization costs
  • Track Site-Team Expenditures
  • Depreciation / Amortization Schedule after delivery

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Review all accounts receivable invoices prepared by operations department for accuracy with regard to accounting codes used, company codes etc and review the invoice against the charter party to ensure that the invoices prepared are as per the contractual clauses.
  • Book all AR invoices and cash receipts and maintain all customer accounts on a daily basis.
  • Assist Operations department in AR collections and provide necessary management reports to manage AR timely.
  • Perform monthly, quarterly and year end revenue and voyage expense accrual process.
  • Analysis voyage P & Ls in IMOS and ensure that the TCE results are accurate. Provide oversight over Operations data input into IMOS on a daily basis.
  • Perform account analysis relating to revenue, AR and other voyage accounting related balance sheet accounts.
  • Prepare footnotes relating to AR , revenue for 10Q and 10K.
  • Perform reconciliations between IMOS and Navision for revenue and AR on a quarterly basis.
  • Prepare journal entries relating to bunker inventory.
  • Perform inventory statement reconciliation on a quarterly basis.
  • Assist Director of SEC reporting with reviewing EDGAR and XBRL versions.
  • Coordinate all voyage related payables by ensuring approved invoices are processed.
  • Prepare voyage analysis and Bessel closing. Close coordination with Commercial Operation.

COMPETENCIES

  • Analytical - Synthesizes complex or diverse information; Collects and researches data; Uses intuition and experience to complement data.
  • Problem Solving - Identifies and resolves problems in a timely manner. Works well in group problem solving situations; Uses reason even when dealing with emotional topics.
  • Project Management - Coordinates projects; Communicates changes and progress; Completes projects on time and budget; Manages project team activities.
  • Technical Skills - Shares expertise with others.
  • Interpersonal Skills - Focuses on solving conflict, not blaming; Maintains confidentiality; Listens to others without interrupting; Keeps emotions under control; Remains open to others' ideas and tries new things.
  • Communication- written, oral and presentational skills to communicate effectively with non- finance people.
  • Teamwork - Exhibits objectivity and openness to others' views; Contributes to building a positive team spirit; Able to build morale and group commitments to goals and objectives; Supports everyone's efforts to succeed.
  • Leadership - Exhibits confidence in self and others; Inspires and motivates others to perform well; effectively influences actions and opinions of others.
  • Quality Management - Looks for ways to improve and promote quality; Demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness.
  • Business Acumen - Understands business implications of decisions, as well as financial impact.
  • Ethics - Treats people with respect; Keeps commitments; Works with integrity and ethically; Upholds organizational values.
  • Organizational Support - Follows policies and procedures; Completes administrative tasks correctly and on time.
  • Demonstrates persistence and overcomes obstacles; Takes calculated risks to accomplish goals.
  • Planning/Organizing - Prioritizes and plans work activities; Uses time efficiently; Plans for additional resources; Sets goals and objectives; Organizes or schedules other people and their tasks.
  • Dependability - Follows instructions, responds to management direction; Takes responsibility for own actions; Keeps commitments; Commits to long hours of work when necessary to reach goals.

EDUCATION AND/OR REQUIREMENTS

  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting and/or Finance.
  • Requires knowledge of FASB and GAAP.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office and Accounting software.
  • Experience in shipping ERP applications such as IMOS , Shipnet is a big plus.
  • Minimum 8 years accounting experience.
  • Experience in Shipping Industry and revenue accounting is a major plus.
Contact:

Company:

Eagle Bulk Shipping Inc.

Address:

Telephone:

Fax:
E-Mail:

Website:
Notes:

Please send resumes and any additional questions to support@eagleships.com or call 203-276-8100.

Position C:

Senior Voyage Accountant

REPORTS: Director of SEC reporting

Eagle Bulk Shipping Inc. (NASDAQ: EGLE) is a US-based owner and operator of dry bulk vessels, providing its customers with reliable and responsible global transportation services for the carriage of bulk commodities including: coal, grain, iron ore, steel, cement, and forest products, among others. The Company's fleet currently totals 41 ships and is focused on the mid-size asset class.

JOB LOCATION: Stamford, CT

The position will primarily be responsible for the preparation of voyage-related accounting entries as well as the calculation/recording of revenue/expense adjustments for voyages in progress during the month end closing process. Additionally, the position will entail performing analysis around key revenue and expense accounts for management reporting purposes. This individual will be a key contributor to the growth of the Voyage Accounting & Analysis team by providing a strong professional presence and superior accounting and reporting expertise. This position requires maintaining close working relationship with the Operations department and ensuring that the voyage data in IMOS is accurate and consistent with the accounting principles. To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Review all accounts receivable invoices prepared by operations department for accuracy with regard to accounting codes used, company codes etc and review the invoice against the charter party to ensure that the invoices prepared are as per the contractual clauses.
  • Book all AR invoices and cash receipts and maintain all customer accounts on a daily basis.
  • Assist Operations department in AR collections and provide necessary management reports to manage AR timely.
  • Perform monthly, quarterly and year end revenue and voyage expense accrual process.
  • Analysis voyage P & Ls in IMOS and ensure that the TCE results are accurate. Provide oversight over Operations data input into IMOS on a daily basis.
  • Perform account analysis relating to revenue, AR and other voyage accounting related balance sheet accounts.
  • Prepare footnotes relating to AR , revenue for 10Q and 10K.
  • Perform reconciliations between IMOS and Navision for revenue and AR on a quarterly basis.
  • Prepare journal entries relating to bunker inventory.
  • Perform inventory statement reconciliation on a quarterly basis.
  • Assist Director of SEC reporting with reviewing EDGAR and XBRL versions.
  • Coordinate all voyage related payables by ensuring approved invoices are processed.
  • Prepare voyage analysis and Bessel closing. Close coordination with Commercial Operation.

COMPETENCIES

  • Analytical - Synthesizes complex or diverse information; Collects and researches data; Uses intuition and experience to complement data.
  • Problem Solving - Identifies and resolves problems in a timely manner. Works well in group problem solving situations; Uses reason even when dealing with emotional topics.
  • Project Management - Coordinates projects; Communicates changes and progress; Completes projects on time and budget; Manages project team activities.
  • Technical Skills - Shares expertise with others.
  • Interpersonal Skills - Focuses on solving conflict, not blaming; Maintains confidentiality; Listens to others without interrupting; Keeps emotions under control; Remains open to others' ideas and tries new things.
  • Communication- written, oral and presentational skills to communicate effectively with non- finance people.
  • Teamwork - Exhibits objectivity and openness to others' views; Contributes to building a positive team spirit; Able to build morale and group commitments to goals and objectives; Supports everyone's efforts to succeed.
  • Leadership - Exhibits confidence in self and others; Inspires and motivates others to perform well; effectively influences actions and opinions of others.
  • Quality Management - Looks for ways to improve and promote quality; Demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness.
  • Business Acumen - Understands business implications of decisions, as well as financial impact.
  • Ethics - Treats people with respect; Keeps commitments; Works with integrity and ethically; Upholds organizational values.
  • Organizational Support - Follows policies and procedures; Completes administrative tasks correctly and on time.
  • Demonstrates persistence and overcomes obstacles; Takes calculated risks to accomplish goals.
  • Planning/Organizing - Prioritizes and plans work activities; Uses time efficiently; Plans for additional resources; Sets goals and objectives; Organizes or schedules other people and their tasks.
  • Dependability - Follows instructions, responds to management direction; Takes responsibility for own actions; Keeps commitments; Commits to long hours of work when necessary to reach goals.

EDUCATION AND/OR REQUIREMENTS

  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting and/or Finance.
  • Requires knowledge of FASB and GAAP.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office and Accounting software.
  • Experience in shipping ERP applications such as IMOS Shipnet is a big plus.
  • Minimum 8 years accounting experience.
  • Experience in Shipping Industry and revenue accounting is a major plus.
Contact:

Company:

Eagle Bulk Shipping Inc.

Address:

Telephone:

Fax:
E-Mail:

Website:
Notes:

Please send resumes and any additional questions to support@eagleships.com or call 203-276-8100.

Position D:

Claims Executive

Reporting to: Regional Claims Director
Division: CT- P & I
Location: New York


Job Purpose

To handle P & I and defense claims which have been delegated by the Regional Claims Director.

Key Accountabilities

1. To verify that the risk/claim is covered under the Member's entry with the Club.

2. To settle third party P & I claims against the Member at the most economic figure possible.

3. To correctly estimate P & I claims as soon as possible within the agreed targets.

4. To handle Defense disputes as directed.

5. To review monthly the schedule of all estimated claims to ensure they are properly recorded and estimated within the guidelines.

6. To appoint, lawyers, surveyors, consultants and correspondents and to receive and evaluate critically advice received.

7. To notify Reinsurers, and assist in making recoveries from both the pool and the excess reinsurers, or other contractual parties where appropriate.

8. To ensure that Members are kept adequately informed at all stages of a claim and understand both their and the Club's position in any situation.

9. To prepare agendas and reports as required.

10. To carry out his/her duties in accordance with the Claims Procedures Manual.

11. To be permanently accessible out of hours in case of emergency.

12. To respond to general claims enquiries by Members and correspondents at all times as required.

13. To provide correspondency services to Members as required.

14. To carry out any other tasks as directed within the scope of his/her ability.

REQUIREMENTS:

Bachelors' degree required; J.D., admitted to bar in the U.S.
1-3 years experience at a maritime law firm or marine insurer or shipping company. Seagoing experience helpful.
Experience with English law a plus.
Foreign language, in particular Spanish a plus.

Contact:

Company:

Charles Taylor

Address:

Telephone:

Fax:
E-Mail:

CT.JobPosts@ctplc.com

Website:  
Notes:

Please email resumes.

Position E:

US Operations Trainees

OLDENDORFF CARRIERS combines its history as a German shipowner with the network of one of the world´s leading drybulk operators. It is fully owned by the family holding company, EGON OLDENDORFF, which was established in 1921.

We are looking for one US Operations Trainees (m/f) to join our Operational Training Program (OTP) in USA/Germany in September/October 2017.

Your Career Path:

The OTP is an intensive in-house training program with a focus on our operational activities. During the two-year program you will explore different departments at OLDENDORFF CARRIERS. The major part of your training will be in the Operations Department in our Stamford/Hamburg Office. Furthermore, to ensure that you develop a solid understanding of our business, you will experience complementary training in other business related departments. After successful completion, our trainees are typically offered a position in Operations in one of our worldwide offices. We expect our US Operations Trainees to return to our office in Stamford in the long term (e.g. as Operations Manager or Chartering Manager).

Your Profile:

You are about to graduate or have recently graduated with a degree from a Maritime University. As the ideal candidate you should be open and curious towards new topics and people. We expect a high interest in the commercial aspects of drybulk shipping. An overall positive attitude and commitment towards the job and the company as well the ambition to perform on a high level should be the nature of your motivation to apply for this program. Furthermore, you have to hold US citizenship or have a valid US working permit.

Please check our website www.oldendorff.com for further information on our company.

Contact:

Jan Schulze-Entrup
HR Manager

Company:

OLDENDORFF CARRIERS

Address:

Telephone:

Fax:
E-Mail:

jobs@oldendorff.com

Website: www.oldendorff.com
Notes: Please submit your application via e-mail.
Position F:

Boarding Agent / Operations Assistant

New England Shipping has a position open for an entry level or experienced Boarding Agent / Operations Assistant based out of their Milford Connecticut office. This position requires day travel within New England and New York. Use of company vehicle and excellent salary and benefits.

Contact:

Company:

New England Shipping

Address:

Telephone:

Fax:
E-Mail:

hr@newenglandshipping.com

Website:  
Notes: Send resume.
Position G:

Risk Management Assistant

TBS Shipping Services Inc. is a privately held company that provides dry cargo shipping solutions to industrial shippers globally. TBS operates parcel, dry bulk and logistics services, supported by a fleet of supramax and handysize bulk carriers. TBS offers shipowners specialized global market access and enhanced performance through its managed pool offerings.

We are looking for a Risk Management Assistant to work in our Scarsdale, New York office. The position will work directly with and under the supervision of the Vice President of Risk Management to minimize risk and maximize reward.

Key Job Duties and Responsibilities:

· Promote best practices and share knowledge internally across all departments.

· Stay current with international arbitration awards and judgments and utilize relevant ones.

Qualifications/Requirements:

· 3+ years of demonstrated working knowledge of dry bulk chartering and operations.

· Comprehensive knowledge of laytime, voyage and timecharter charter party disputes with a strong desire to learn more.

· Excellent verbal and written communications skills

· Must be organized and detailed oriented.

· Proficient in MS Office.

We offer excellent salary and benefits.

Qualified candidates must be eligible to work in the USA.

Contact:

Company:

TBS Shipping Services Inc.

Address:

Telephone:

Fax:
E-Mail:

recruiting@nyc.tbsship.com

Website:  
Notes: Please send resumes with the subject TBSRISK on all transmissions.
Position H:

Marine Operations Support Specialist
Wilton, CT

Background:

Founded in 1996, Fairfield Chemical Carriers controls a fleet of more than 25 modern 20,000MT and 25,000MT deadweight chemical tanker vessels. These fully stainless steel tankers, trading worldwide, carry a wide range of bulk liquid commodities such as palm oil, ethanol, sulphuric acid, acrylates and solvents. Fairfield's mission is to provide our customers with a creative approach to their ocean transportation needs and an unsurpassed level of customer service thru the commitment of dedicated employees.

Job Description:

The Marine Operations Support Specialist will support various stages of a vessel's voyage. From pre-fixture evaluation of charter party terms, voyage data management, and post-fixture review including demurrage support. A Marine Operations Support Specialist will have exposure to nearly all facets of the chemical tanker trade and will interact with chartering, operations, accounting, and administrative department.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Communicate with the chartering and operations group to proactively avoid potential issues related to charter party terms
  • Generate fixture notes and maintain charter party databases
  • Work closely with accounting department to ensure efficient processing of demurrage billing and collection
  • Aid in the review and analysis of various marine insurance policies
  • Analyze key voyage metrics and produce executive summaries
  • Assist in the oversight of Voyage Management software
  • Contribute in the development of company marketing material

Key Attributes Desired:

  • Ability to handle numerous tasks simultaneously and perform under pressure
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Highly motivated and detail oriented
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • A team first mentality
  • Skilled in negotiation
    Requirements:
  • Bachelor's degree or higher
  • 2+ years of experience in a fast-paced, professional environment
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office

Preferred Experience / Exposure:

  • Marine logistics or shipping/trading experience
  • Charter Party Agreements
  • Demurrage calculation and claim support
  • Vessel Management software
  • DA Processing software
  • Marine Insurance
  • Contract interpretation
  • Advanced skills in Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint

Benefits:

Fairfield Chemical fosters a supportive and dynamic work environment. We offer a comprehensive benefits package, including excellent medical/dental coverage, 401K with employer matching and paid vacation/holidays.

 

 

 

 

Contact:

Company:

Fairfield Chemical Carriers

Address:

Telephone:

Fax:
E-Mail:

RAD@fairfieldchemical.com

Website:  
Notes: Please contact Rosie Dillon at Fairfield Chemical Carriers Inc. - for interest in the position.