Responsible for global Commodity assets in the UK and continental Europe, the Physical Contracts team forms part of the desk and is responsible for managing the fulfilment and correct performance of physical vessel charter contracts entered into by the Trading desk, while acting as the main point of contact for operational matters.
The purpose of this role is to optimise the P&L performance of the Trading desk by analysing and negotiating final freight and hire calculations, demurrage and other claims, as well as additional supporting tasks to ensure the timely and effective performance of contracts.
Assisting chartering and operations with feedback on commercial terms; providing expert advice on laytime-related matters; identifying issues and proposing solutions.
Preparation of freight differential calculations and recoverable disbursement calculations.
Reviewing, interpret ing and correctly applying contract clauses to ensure accurate final hire account settlement.
Drafting, reviewing and obtaining internal approval of letters of indemnity on operator request.