• Negotiable
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Selby Jennings Commodities
  • 2018-10-11

Ship Operator - Dry Bulk Commodities

  • Location: London, England, United Kingdom
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job Type: Full time

A well-established Commodity Trading House is looking to assist its widespread expansion plans by bringing on an experienced Vessel Operator. This role will require the individual to assist cargo and chartering operations for the dry bulk commodities desk - primarily within the agricultural commodity sector.

The Company:

A well-established Commodity Trading House is looking to assist its widespread expansion plans by bringing on an experienced Vessel Operator.

This role will require the individual to assist cargo and chartering operations for the dry bulk commodities desk - primarily within the agricultural commodity sector.

Role Description:

  • Preparation of documents, records maintenance and logistical coordination of crude shipments and cargoes.

  • Lead the communications with cargo operators/traders/charterers on the loading and discharge requirements.

  • Double-check any shipping related costs and send the appropriate payable and receivable notices to the head office.

  • Handle any shipping paperwork administration and input all relevant data into the trading/shipping database systems.

  • Proactively manage the P&L in the Shipping/Trading systems

  • Maintain shipping records and provide tracking information.

  • Retain awareness of current international import/export regulatory requirements.

Individual Skills:

  • Excellent understanding of dry bulk carrier capabilities is essential.

  • Educated to a degree level or equivalent.

  • Experience operating spot and time-charter cargoes is essential.

  • Candidates would ideally have 3-5 years' experience in dry bulk operations.

  • Eligibility to work in the UK.

  • Excellent written, spoken and interpersonal communication English skills.