Marine Manager

Marine Manager

Ref: 739| Posted: 9th Nov 2020

Our global shipping client is recruiting for a Marine Manager (Fleet Services) to join their team in Glasgow. 
As Marine Manager, you will provide expert knowledge, operational advice and overarching support to the Gas Fleet teams afloat and ashore on all marine related aspects to ensure continuous readiness and customer acceptability of Liquefied Gas Carriers. This position will support all vessel types, the ship teams, and other Standards and Policies functions.
  • Knowledge, experience and understanding of safety and quality management practices in the marine industry
  • Good knowledge in International Maritime Regulations and Marine Industry standards
  • Experienced in marine operations of Liquefied Gas Carriers. Prior sailing as a Senior Deck Officer on Liquefied Gas Carriers is essential
  • Strong analytical, problem solving, time management and decision-making skills
  • Customer focused with the ability to respond positively to customers in an effective manner
  • Demonstrates teamwork, interpersonal and communication skills
  • Terminal design and commissioning experience preferred
  • Proficient in Microsoft office applications
  • Work closely with all members of the gas fleet, ship and shore, to monitor and enhance operational performance
  • Participate in budget preparation, lifecycle and new business projections
  • Responsible for developing Marine safety standards in all aspects of Marine Operations including but not limited to navigation, cargo, ship to ship and mooring operations, providing expert knowledge and operational advice where required
  • Manage and continually improve the Terminal and ship database
  • Maintain oversight and management of Marine Operating procedures within the SMS, completing MoC’s as required to amend procedures
  • Undertake port and terminal compatibility studies, Due Diligence and Safe Port Assessments for New terminals or first visit terminals
  • Provide Marine expertise/input during the construction and operating phases of the Bahrain LNG terminal
  • Attend terminal audits with customers as required
  • Participate in pre-meetings and attend terminal commissioning’s
  • Responsible for ensuring that all STS transfers are planned and completed safely
  • Provide marine and commercial expertise to support business development including evaluation of traditional as well as emerging related industry opportunities
  • Provide marine and commercial expertise in evaluating new building specifications, ensuring design optimized for both Capital Expenditure and ongoing OPEX
  • Monitor legislation, research, develop and project manage Gas Fleet specific solutions
  • Liaise with customers, industry peers, Authorities, Class, charterers, agents, service providers, stakeholders and other involved parties as related to Marine Commercial Operations. Represent the Company at ship/shore interface meetings and customer forums when required
  • Work closely with Global procurement to ensure standard marine equipment is supplied to the fleet
Competitive Salary and benefits package.