Job ID : 28552
Location : Lagos : Shippers Plaza (LR L000217)
Position Category : Surveyor
Department : NG525051 : LGS-MARINE (NG525051)
Position Type : Employee Regular
We are currently seeking a Senior Surveyor to join the Service Delivery (SD) team in Nigeria, forming an integral part of the wider Middle East & Africa (MEA) SD function.
Leading a team of 7, you will report directly to the SD Manager MEA and actively contribute to the development and achievement of the overall SD plan.
Responsibilities will include :
Effectively lead the SD team in Nigeria including efficient manpower planning, ensuring technical competence of staff and monitoring of technical performance
Perform surveys in accordance with Lloyd's Register Rules and Regulations and other applicable standards
Deal with statutory surveys and certification and where applicable liaise with Flag or Port State Surveyors
Ensure reporting in accordance with corporate requirements and timescales to achieve targets set for key performance indicators
Ensure external and internal client expectations are understood and that the services offered meet these expectations and remain in accordance with technical, regulatory requirements and processes
Manage business queries and build relationships with internal and external clients, as appropriate, to resolve service problems and build the business
Discuss and present deliverables with the external client including the recommendation of alternative solutions where appropriate
Assess / recommend the time / value of the work to be undertake for an external client within an agreed fee / cost structure
Assist in service delivery improvement by communicating internal / external client feedback as appropriate and liaising with counterparts to ensure consistency in development and delivery of services and application of best practices
Conduct activities in line with internal procedures, accreditation schemes, legislation and industry standards
Pursue Continuous Professional Development and maintain a high degree of discipline, knowledge, and awareness
Participate in and contribute to specific job training as directed.
Key Health & Safety Responsibilities :
Eliminate or minimize employee's exposure to risks by reviewing, regularly, the health and safety risk register, applying appropriate controls, communicating results of risk assessment and ensuring health and safety is considered in the planning and execution of all LR activities.
Manage your own and your team's compliance with health and safety rules, instructions, systems and legal requirements, ensuring employees are suitably trained and adequate resources are available to work safely.
Monitor and review health and safety performance, observe safety behaviours in the workplace, taking appropriate corrective and preventative action as necessary and suggesting and implementing improvement activities.
Successful candidates will have :
A degree or equivalent from a tertiary organisation within a relevant field
Strong understanding of Marine & Offshore business
Proven experience of successfully manging a significant operation including demonstration of strong leadership skills (Experience leading a team is a must)
Strong team spirit and cooperation skills to promote a team working environment across the SD function as well as with other functions and business streams
Strong values and high integrity
Proven ability to effectively manage and implement change.
Flexibility and willingness to adapt responsibilities and to take on new challenges as the role develops.
If you share our passion for doing the right thing for both our clients and the environment, join us to be part of an organisation that'
s proud of its 255 year history, while investing more in its future than ever before.
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