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Candidate: 1

Seeking New and Exciting Opportunities

Spirited and Analytical Team Player, US Citizen of 100% Greek Maritime Heritage, seeking new and exciting opportunities within: shipping logistics, operations, technical coordination, risk management, insurance, surveying, or chartering…

Maritime Work Experience

  • Marine Surveyor (2 years)
  • Insurance Condition and Valuation underwriting of Yachts and Small Craft
  • Practicing USCG, NFPA and ABYC Standards
  • www.EastCoastMarineSurveyors.com

Commercial Marine Underwriter (10 years)

  • Handled front line underwriting, issuance and production of all MY (Boat & Yacht) policies written Nationally for Liberty Mutual Insurance.
  • Managed a profitable book of marine and marine contractor business for a large MGA of Swiss Re.
  • Course Work AMIM 121, 122.
  • AICPCU Marine Underwriter CE’s

Societal Membership Affiliations

  • United States Surveyors Association
  • American Institute of Marine Underwriters
  • Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers
  • American Boat & Yacht Council

Maritime Education

SNHU: MBA, Project Management

  • 3.8 GPA
  • Final project paper submitted on the building layup and outfitting schedule of a fiberglass vessel

Bentley University:

  • BS, Finance

Navtech:

  • Accredited Master Marine Surveyor, AMMS
  • Ship and Large Yacht Structures
  • Accident and Fraud Investigation
  • Cargo
  • Inspection of Fishing Vessels
  • Commercial ABS

Swiss Re Academy:

  • Marine Intermediate Certificate
  • Marine Hull
  • Cargo
  • Marine Liabilities

Ocean Classroom:

  • Semester at Sea Graduate
Contact:
Evan Sideris, MBA, AMMS
Telephone:
Cell: 617 694 1594
Fax:
E-Mail: Evan.Sideris@gmail.com
Notes:
Candidate: 2

Seeking a position with a shipowner, Broker, commodities trader, oil company or other organization which would build on my past experiences while allowing me to add additional responsibilities. I prefer to stay in CT, however; for the right opportunity I am open to relocation as required.

Description:

More than 8 years experience working for ship-owners and multinational oil companies and with colleagues/customers worldwide.

More than 5 years experience living and working in Europe.

Self-motivated and performance driven, comfortable reporting to managers both locally and in other geographic regions.

Extensive experience analyzing, calculating, and negotiating maritime Accounts Receivable claims such as freight, demurrage, deviation, and reimbursements.

Extensive experience managing relationships with customers, brokers, and suppliers worldwide.

Experienced in managing a small team of claim analysts and reporting team performance to upper level management.

Proven aptitude with processes and system improvement in order to reduce inefficiencies and reduce costs, reduced workload in one previous position by nearly 40 hours per week.

Extensive experience working with Softmar, IMOS, MS Office Suite. Experience with SAP while at ExxonMobil.

Work History:

  • Gemini Tankers LLS - Claims Department Manager - October 2015 - December 2015
  • Gemini Tankers LLC - Senior Claims Analyst - April 2015 to October 2015
  • Navig8 America LLC - Post Fixtures Analyst and Team Leader - July 2011 to February 2015
  • Gemini Tankers LLC - Demurrage Analyst - June 2010 to July 2011
  • ExxonMobil Business Support Center Hungary Ltd - Software Contract Analyst - July 2009 to March 2010
  • ExxonMobil Business Support Center Hungary Ltd - Demurrage Analyst - March 2008 to July 2009
  • ExxonMobil Business Support Center Hungary Ltd - Data Analyst - October 2006 to March 2008

Education:

Northwood University - BBA International Business, BBA Management, AA Marketing, AA Economics, AA Foreign Language (French)

Ecole Superieure des Sciences Commerciales d’Angers - Year long study abroad program during my final year of university. Fall semester in Budapest, Hungary and spring semester in Angers, France.

Contact:
Joshua Prince


Telephone:
Cell:

Fax:
E-Mail: joshuaprince@mac.com
Notes:
Candidate: 3

MBA Candidate seeking opportunity in maritime or energy sectors.

Hard working, energetic and organized individual currently attending and enrolled in the University of Wyoming's MBA program, Energy Management concentration, with an anticipated graduation date of May 2016. I also hold a Bachelor of Science Degree in International Maritime Business from the Massachusetts Maritime Academy. I am seeking opportunities upon graduation in the maritime or energy sectors. I am willing to relocate and travel as required.

Resume is available upon request.

Education:

  • University of Wyoming, Master of Business Administration with concentration in Energy Management, May 2016 (Anticipated)
  • Massachusetts Maritime Academy, Bachelor of Science Degree in International Maritime Business, 2013
  • Shanghai Maritime University, Exchange Program, 2012
  • Massachusetts Maritime Academy, Sea Term Experience, 2010

Relevant Experience:

  • Southeast Wyoming Economic Development District/Tetra Tech, Energy Economics Consultant/MBA Project Team, September 2015 to Present
  • EMIT Technologies, Energy Supply Chain Consultant, MBA Project Team, Project Leader, Summer 2015
  • Liberian International Shipping and Corporate Registry, Audit Coordinator Intern, Summer 2012
  • Massachusetts Port Authority, Research Assistant Intern, Summer 2011

Credentials:

  • Transportation Workers Identification Credential
  • Merchant Mariners Credential

Leadership:

  • Boy Scouts of America - Eagle Scout
  • National Outdoor Leadership School Graduate
  • Regiment of Cadets Leadership Development Program: Platoon Leader, Company Adjutant, Squad Leader

 

Contact:
Douglas Courtot
Telephone:
Cell:

Fax:
E-Mail: DCourtot@uwyo.edu
Notes:
Candidate: 4

Recent graduate looking for entry-level position

Recent graduate from SUNY Maritime College seeking an entry level position in Ship Brokerage, marine insurance, market research or demurrage.

I recently graduated SUNY Maritime college with a degree in International Transportation and Trade.

Upon my graduation from SUNY Maritime I began an Internship with Poten and Partners in Manhattan and worked for the clean ship brokerage department. I have recently finished my 3 month internship and I am now seeking a new job.

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

 

Contact:
Jack Peterson
Telephone:
Cell:

631-235-2681

Fax:
E-Mail: J182578@gmail.com
Notes:
Candidate: 8

Recent Graduate looking for entry- level position

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

In the summer of 2014 I Interned at MJLF & Associates where I rotated between the clean & spot ship brokerage departments. I hope to continue this career path and I am eager to learn more about the industry.

Resume available upon request.

Contact:
Telephone:
Cell: 914 552 0072
Fax:
E-Mail: Timothykaz.11@sunymaritime.edu
Notes:
Candidate: 10

Technical Manager (tankers) is seeking employment with a forward thinking shipping company

An adaptable and results-driven risk manager with a strong background in marine engineering, strategic planning, operations analysis, ship construction, marine incident investigations and project management. Successfully utilizes broad-based knowledge and analytical skills to perform risk analysis on ship structural integrity, operations and maintenance. Ensures productive and safe work environment by conforming to marine quality assurance and regulations compliance. As a hardworking and detail-oriented producer, possesses a proven track record of exceeding established goals and contributing to the growth of a company.

Over 30 years' experience gained both at sea and ashore from leading tanker companies worldwide.


OBJECTIVE

To work with a forward thinking shipping company where I can utilize my previous working experience both commercial operations and technical from ship and shore.

AREA OF SPECIALIZATION:

  • Strategic and Operation Analysis.
  • Emergency and Crisis Management / Emergency Response Systems.
  • Ship Construction
  • Risk Analysis - Ship's Structural Integrity.
  • Risk Analysis - Ship's Operation and Maintenance.
  • Marine Quality Assurance & Regulation Compliance
  • Marine Incident Investigation.
  • Project Management.
  • Technical Management of ships & Technical Performance Analysis.
  • Third party ship managers interaction as Owners representative

Full resume and references available upon request.

Contact:  
Telephone:  
Cell:

(203) 434 4571

Fax:
E-Mail: andrezb@hotmail.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:

Drybulk shipping commercial and operation positions

Marubeni group company, Pasternak, Baum, & Co, Inc. seek qualified candidates to join our experienced shipping and trading team, in our office in Harrison, N.Y.

Positions include drybulk shipping commercial and operation positions;

  • Trading Person (commercial drybulk)

Position is to focus on the pool book, and daily trading / chartering of pmax / kmax vessel fleet, cargoes and scheduling, reporting to / in coordination with senior pool management.

Familiar with commercial operation issues.

12 plus years experience with a shipowner, operator, vessel pool, trading company.

  • Operating Person (commercial operations drybulk)

In coordination with trading / chartering team, execute vessel voyage operations, instructions to Master / Agents, bunkering, vessel routing, monitor vessel performance, claims, familiar with voyage accounting, disbursements, reporting to / in coordination with senior pool management.

12 plus years experience with a shipowner, operator, vessel pool, trading company.

Positions based in Harrison, NY.

Contact:

Company:

Address:

Telephone:

Fax:
E-Mail:

Jobs@pasternakbaum.com

Website:
Notes:

Confidential responses by email please.

Position B:

Charter Party Typist

BRS USA in Stamford CT looking to hire an experienced CHARTER-PARTY TYPIST on a full time basis.

The right candidate will have minimum 2 years experience of typing charter-parties, is detail oriented, fast typing, has good organizational and computer skills and lives within 30 minutes commute of Stamford CT.

Competitive salary and good healthcare plan. Applications by email only.

Contact:

Company:

BRS USA LLC

Address:

850 Canal Street,
Stamford, CT 06902

Telephone:

203-487-7000

Fax:
E-Mail:

gkk@bocinc.us

Website: www.brsbrokers.com
Notes:


Position C:

STEVEDORE, FACILITY & MAINTENANCE SUPERVISOR

COMPANY DESCRIPTION:

Schuyler Line Navigation Company (SLNC) is a privately held company based in Annapolis, Maryland. SLNC owns and operates U.S. Flag vessels worldwide and is the holder of the GTMO supply contract. More information can be found at SchuylerLine.com.

POSITION SUMMARY:

Direct and supervise the stevedoring, facilities & maintenance operations and mechanics to ensure a smooth load/discharge operation in the port and ensure timely receiving and delivery of cargo on the island.

PRIMARY DUTIES:

  • Expedite the load and discharge operations of the supply vessel
  • Track and run budgets
  • Invoicing
  • Coordinate the receiving and delivery of cargo from the vessel.
  • Establish and maintain a preventative maintenance program for all terminal equipment and material handling systems
  • Track equipment and boxes via EDI
  • Enforce safety policies
  • Plan and supervise the activities of maintenance personnel
  • Remain in constant communication with the head office and other staff members
  • Work with outside contractors
  • Work with maintenance staff to make repairs as required
  • Review production, down time and associated reports
  • Must be able to work weekends and holidays if needed

QUALIFICATIONS/SKILLS REQUIREMENT:

  • Minimum 5 years working in stevedore/maritime, material handling or related industry
  • Previous experience managing maintenance personnel
  • High school diploma or equivalent is required. Experience will be considered in lieu of education at the company's discretion
  • Computer literate with working knowledge of spreadsheet and word-processing software - word, excel, PDF
Contact:

Company:

Schuyler Line Navigation Company (SLNC

Address:

Telephone:

Fax:
E-Mail:

dana.harris@domechartering.com

Website:
Notes:

Please email your resume in confidence.

Position D:

Experienced Tanker Operator Opening

About Norient:

Norient Product Pool ApS is a limited company registered in Denmark and owned 50/50 by the founding partners; Interorient Navigation Company Ltd and Dampskibsselskabet NORDEN A/S . It is operated from its head office in Denmark and its offices in Singapore, USA, Brazil and Cyprus. Norient Product Pool ApS currently manages 91 product tankers. Norient Product Pool commercially manages product tankers from 25,000 to 75,000 deadweight trading world wide.

Job overview:

  • Daily operation of tanker vessels and voyage optimization
  • Work strictly in accordance with SOP and agreed procedures
  • Bunker and voyage optimization
  • Ambitiously aim to control voyage expenses & reduce voyage expenses in order to improve voyage P&L
  • Keep close contact to vessels, customers, agent and all other relevant parties in order to ensure
    a smooth operation
  • Actively seek knowledge and improve skills
  • Promote best practice and knowledge sharing internally and cross departmental
  • Keep up to date with new development including rules and regulations which will have an impact on our business
  • Strive to render best-in-class customer service in all given conditions in order to be the preferred owners to our clients
  • Act in a proactive manner in order to solve problems
  • Understand and make proper use of charter parties and other related contractual obligations
  • Ensure proper and prompt claims handling
  • Participate in improving systems, procedures and establishing benchmarks (productivity gains & cost reduction
  • Report to teamleader of the respective team
  • Travel to visit with clients all over North and South and Central America to build relationships
  • Attend various industry functions and be an ambassador of NPP
  • Work on special projects as assigned by teamleader or director of operations

Qualifications:

  • Minimum 2 years tanker operations experience ashore
  • Organized and good with data entry
  • Attentive to details
  • Willing to travel
  • Ability to multitask and work both independently and on small team
  • Ability to work in a high stress and fast paced environment
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • IMOS voyage management experience preferred but not required
  • Sailing experience onboard tankers preferred but not required
  • Chemical operations experience preferred but not required
Contact:

Phil Curran

Company:

Norient Product Pool (USA)

Address:

Annapolis, MD

Telephone:

443-994-5654

Fax:
E-Mail:

pcu@norientpool.com

Website: www.norientpool.com
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Position E:

Junior Vessel Operator

Department: Ocean Freight
Posting Date: 1/2016

Duties: Louis Dreyfus Commodities, a privately held firm involved primarily in the international trading and merchandising of agricultural commodities, is looking for a Junior Vessel Operator to join their Ocean Freight team in the Wilton, CT office. This position assists in the day-to-day functioning of time charter operations.


Primary Responsibilities/Essential Functions:

  • Uses knowledge of dry bulk carrier tonnage capabilities to coordinate and plan voyage, cargo and bunker operations
  • Communicates with vessel masters at sea ports to provide instructions for their cargo employment, including stowage plans and any limitations with full description of cargoes
  • Coordinates with domestic and overseas LDC logistics offices and agents at load and discharge ports to arrange cargo logistics and advise any special instruction regarding cargo
  • Authorizes advances for disbursements to agents and canal authorities
  • Performs data entry for softmar shipping/accounting program
  • Assists with the settlement of laytime and any other arbitrary matters with Ocean Freight personnel
  • Authorize advances for disbursements to agents and canal authorities
  • Serves as a liaison with the Grain Accounting Department to ensure proper payments, billing of charter hire and receipt of freight are received
  • Serves as a liaison with the Insurance, Law and Protection and Indemnity clubs to assist in resolving discrepancies that arise

The following are the basic qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree
  • One plus years of experience with dry bulk chartering and shipping operations, including a thorough understanding of time charter parties
  • Knowledge of transportation and documentation procedures, including import/export and chartering party documentation
  • Knowledge of economic principles, accounting practices and financial markets
  • Knowledge of raw materials, production processes, costs and other techniques for maximizing the effective distribution of goods
  • Proficiency with MS Excel and Microsoft Outlook

The following are the preferred qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree from a maritime academy
  • Unlimited second or third mates USCG license
  • Knowledge of the grain industry
  • Strong verbal communication skills
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks and prioritize workload


For consideration, please upload resume: Apply Now!
Please email Ms. Marley Marcinczyk, Human Resources Generalist with any questions to: LDCWLTHR@ldcom.com

Visit our website at: www.ldcom.com

Contact:

Ms. Marley Marcinczyk, Human Resources Generalist

Company:

Louis Dreyfus Commodities

Address:

 

Telephone:

Fax:
E-Mail:

LDCWLTHR@ldcom.com

Website: www.ldcom.com
Notes: For consideration, please upload resume: Apply Now!
Please email Ms. Marley Marcinczyk, Human Resources Generalist with any questions to: LDCWLTHR@ldcom.com