Vessel Manager

Talk to Michael Stacey
Contact Michael Stacey the consultant managing this role.
+44 (0) 2380 987133
(BST: 8:00 - 18:00 (Mon/Thurs) 8:00 - 16:00 (Fri))

Share this Job

Reference

MS673

Sector

Ship Management , Shipping & Maritime

Salary

Competitive

Town/City

London

Contract Type

Permanent

 

Our client is a large international shipping business who have ships such as LNG, chemical and bulk. They have offices in nearly every core shipping country in the world and with their international presence they are considered a highly sought after business to work for. They uphold a core set of values which revolve around safety, people development and a strong team effort to draw a healthy profit.
 

The role our client is seeking to fill is a Vessel Manager where you will be overseeing the technical management of a small group of LNG ships. This will require you to be in daily contact with the ships in your charge to ensure that the engineering crew on-board are keeping the ship in a consistent state of good repair. You will deal with budgets for repair work and oversee remotely repairs completed to ensure they are up to your standards. You will negotiate with yards and suppliers to try and gain services and parts at the best possible price. You will review crew performance and deal with all marine accidents that may occur during the course of everyday sailing. Obviously, you will be involved in planning and overseeing all dry dockings of your ships and do routine inspections and audits of them.
 

To fit this role you will possess the below:
 

  • Holding a Class One Certificate of competency (Engineer side)
     
  • Previous service as a 2nd Engineer or Chief Engineer on board either LNG or LPG ships plus
     
  • 3 years’ service on shore in a similar role of Superintendent/Vessel Manager OR
     
  • Previous service as a 2nd Engineer or Chief Engineer with Liquid cargo plus 3 years’ service on shore with LNG or LPG ships in a similar role of Superintendent/Vessel Manager
     
  • Experienced with DFDE would be very useful.
     
  • Able to live and work in the UK.
     

You will be offered a healthy salary plus a benefits package which includes private healthcare for you and your family as well as a non-contribution pension and 25 days holiday. Our client also looks to offer training and development to those they employ to ensure progression is offered to the right people; they always aim to develop those they have in place rather than hire externally if they can. 
 

You may also be interested in...

Due to recent expansion, they are on the lookout for an Operations Superintendent for their Tanker division. You will be responsible for the safe and efficient navigation of your assigned vessels. In addition to this you will be expected to ensure the highest level of efficiency ...
Salary: Competitive Sector: Shipping & Maritime Contract Type: Permanent Town/City: London
Due to recent expansion, they are on the lookout for a Marine Superintendent for their LNG fleet. You will be responsible for the safe and efficient navigation, mooring, cargo, and ballast operations of your assigned vessels. In addition to this you will prepare responses for the...
Salary: Competitive Sector: Shipping & Maritime Contract Type: Permanent Town/City: London
If you are passionate about marine engineering and want to be part of a company at the forefront of the renewable energy transition, we invite you to explore this career opportunity and play a role in driving the future of sustainable offshore solutions.
Salary: Competitive Sector: Shipping & Maritime, Marine, Renewables Contract Type: Permanent Town/City: Southampton /Nice France
Our client is an independent marine consultancy specializing in the renewable energy sector, with a particular focus on offshore wind projects. Their mission is to advance sustainable energy solutions through expert guidance, innovative strategies, and comprehensive project servi...
Salary: Competitive Sector: Shipping & Maritime, Marine Contract Type: Permanent Town/City: Aberdeen / Southampton
My client is a global P&I (Protection and Indemnity) insurance company with a team of 210 employees worldwide. Their headquarters are located near Liverpool Street Station in London, and they have additional offices in Bermuda, Brazil, Cyprus, Greece, Hong Kong, Japan, and Singap...
Salary: Competitive Sector: Shipping & Maritime, Marine Contract Type: Permanent Town/City: England