Port Operations Manager

Posted 6 March by Marshall Moore

An international shipping firm in Liverpool is looking for an experienced Port Operations Manager to join them on a permanent basis, managing a team of up to 5 Port Operations Coordinators.

The company is offering an excellent salary and benefits package. The successful candidate will have previous experience of managing a team and will ideally come from a liner shipping background. They will have a flexible working approach, be self-motivated and confident in making decisions under pressure.

Reporting to the UK Operations Manager, the Port Operations Manager will be responsible for:

  • Supervising the actions and performance of port operations functions
  • Liaising with Head Office ensuring that the mother vessel and feeders are handled safely, within port windows and inside agreed productivity targets
  • Ensuring all transhipment units are turned around within the KPI
  • Maintaining a positive and proactive relationship with port agents
  • Ensuring no containers are in or on the port for longer than necessary
  • Monitoring and supervising dangerous and special cargo

Essential Requirements are:

  • Liner shipping experience
  • Excellent staff management skills, previous experience of managing a team
  • Ability to negotiate
  • Excellent attention to detail

If you have all of the above requirements for the Port Operations Manager position, then please apply now using the link below.

The above vacancy is only one of many that we are handling. Marshall Moore Maritime and Logistics division specialises in recruiting all levels within the Maritime and Logistics industry including:

  • Fuel Trader
  • Marine Trader
  • Commodity Trader
  • Oil Trader
  • Bunkering
  • Marine Fuels
  • Sales Support / Inside Sales Executives
  • Export Customer Services
  • Operations Managers
  • Import & Export Managers
  • Ship Planner
  • Documentation Clerks
  • Key Account Coordinator
  • Freight Forwarders - Import/Export
  • Trade operator
  • Customer Services
  • Commercial Manager
  • Business Development Manager
  • Freight Cashiers
  • Import/Export Clerks
  • Hazardous Cargo Clerks
  • Foreign Language Shipping Clerks
  • Client Account Managers (Office & Field based)

Marshall Moore is a leading specialist recruitment consultancy. If you would like a confidential discussion about your requirements, please don’t hesitate to call Marshall Moore at our Liverpool office. Alternatively submit your CV for immediate consideration and if your application is successful you will be contacted by one of our specialist consultants within 5 working days.

Reference: 34619758

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