We are an indigenous company, positioned as a preferred Marine Logistics/ Maritime Security Service Provider, recognized for safe, reliable, prompt, efficient and quality service delivery for the market and communities we serve in.
The Manager, Operations’ position will consist of directing, coordinating and supervising fields’ operational activities; such as crew and vessels deployment, crew training and amongst other ancillary duties.
Duties and Responsibilities
Ensuring Company vessels are manned with suitably qualified and experienced personnel Processing voyage instructions and monitoring voyages as per Charter Party requirements
Appointing vessels agents to follow-up requirements of the C/P
Advising Masters of C/P Terms
Following up voyage execution and vessel performance at sea and in port
Issuing vessel’s position list on a weekly basis
Checking and authorizing payment of disbursement accounts bunker receipts, cargo and bunkering surveyors’ fees
Collecting and processing voyage documents, managing quotations for bunkers and arranging fueling and potable water for vessels.
Co-operating with the Technical Department regarding vessels requirements in relation to performance, maintenance and operational improvements.
Supervising all vessels’ operations in port and en-route;ensuring efficient and safe use of the equipment and compliance of the vessel with her contractual obligations
Reporting any identified non-conformances, accidents or near misses to the DPA, assisting with investigations into the cause and putting forward suggestions for corrective and preventive action
Following IMO, ICS and other industry related developments
Technical Capacity, Problem Solving/Analysis, Customer/Client Focus, Decision Making, Project Management, Communication Proficiency, Teamwork Orientation.
5 to 7 years’ work experience in Business Administration or Management.
Bachelor’s degree / Higher National Diploma in any Business Administration or Management discipline
A master’s degree will be an added advantage.
Experience in organizational effectiveness and operations management.
This job operates in a professional office environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers and filing cabinets.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; and reach with hands and arms.
May require frequent travel outside of job location.
This position manages all employees of the department and is responsible for leadership, performance management and hiring of the employees within its department.
Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.