Job Summary :
On behalf of our client who is a Global Logistics Company and are recently setting up their Nigerian Branch, we are sourcing for a Marine Operator (Field) in Lagos & Port Harcourt who is a driven, motivated individual with a can-do attitude and able to grow a project from start to finish.
Key Responsibilities :
Oversee the phase-in and phase-out activities of vessels in assigned service;
Manage day-to-day vessel operations and ensure that vessels, agents and terminals are given proper instructions, and are performing as required;
Assist in shipping operations to do a good job in the preparation of orders;
Cooperate with the operation to do the system input, collate the relevant documents;
Bookkeeping and work log; and other related work of the documentation department deployed by the head of department
Track trailer and container location;
Understand and own the proforma schedule of the assigned service service drivers, schedule risks, port limitations, operational costs;
and proactively propose alternatives or changes feasible to the concerned stakeholders;
Interact with external stakeholders Vessel Command, Terminals, Ports, and other Third-Party vendors and agencies;
Liaise with internal and external stakeholders to ensure that any changes to the vessel schedules are adjusted and communicated accordingly;
Identifies, suggest, drive continuous improvement possibilities in ways of working and related Marine Execution processes;
Be able to identify and raise issues on vessel performance on assigned service and raise through the proper channels;
Full ownership of port- and vessel-related incidents, consistent follow-through, and handle communication of schedule and cost implications, and recovery plans.
High school degree or above, major in international trade, logistics management, customs declaration and international freight is preferred;
Excellent verbal, written communication and presentation skills; proficient in OFFICE office software, typing skills or relevant work experience is preferred;
Organized, careful, rigorous, responsible, with certain learning ability and pressure resistance, a strong sense of service and team spirit.
Able to multi-task well, and with a process improvement mindset.