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Post Fixtures Operator

 

Post Fixtures Operator

Company Overview

Navigator Gas is the owner and operator of the world’s largest fleet of handy size liquefied gas carriers and provides international and regional seaborne transportation services of liquefied petroleum gas, petrochemical gases and ammonia for energy companies, industrial users and commodity traders.

The fleet consists of 38 semi-or fully-refrigerated liquefied gas carriers.

The size and versatility of the fleet enables the Company to carry a wide range of liquefied gas products across the world and together with our track record of operational excellence, positions them as the partner of choice for many companies requiring seaborne distribution solutions.

History and Financial Growth

The first handy size gas carriers were delivered to Navigator Gas in 2000 and since then the growth-oriented owner has enjoyed a solid financial performance and steady increase in their fleet size.  In 2012 the company acquired Maersk’s 11 strong handy size LPG fleet; November 2013 saw the Company undergo an IPO and list on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) with a current market capitalisation of circa US$600 million. Recently the Company finished the expansive shipbuilding programme with 14 new vessels being delivered since mid-2014.

The London Team

The Navigator team is a close knit and friendly team comprising of finance, chartering, operations and technical departments. Working in an open plan environment, employees are encouraged to discuss issues within the shipping environment and learn the broader shipping industry to be able to understand the technical function and how it relates to the industry.

The successful candidate will have the benefit of being able to broaden their commercial and operational knowledge, as well as gain understanding of the LPG shipping market in a dynamic environment.

Job Summary

Due to the continued growth of the company, we are looking for a Post Fixtures Operator to join our expanding Operations Department on a permanent contract. The role will form part of a Post Fixtures, and the ideal candidate will be responsible for Post Fixtures duties covering the whole fleet.

Job detail

Main responsibilities of the role but not limited to:

  • Responsible for laytime and demurrage calculations, claim submission, handling and negotiation, ensuring timely and effective settlement.
  • Responsible for incoming and outgoing Charterparty claims and disputes, including but not limited to costs rebilling and reconciliation as well as additional consumption claims.
  • Review and approve Agents’ Final Disbursement Accounts, enter information in the Voyage Management System, ensuring that port expenses are in line with the Proforma DA’s.
  • Issue rebilling statements to Charterers in accordance to Charterparty terms.
  • Follow up on collection of outstanding receivables and ensure timely settlement.
  • Provide advice and support to the Operations and Chartering Departments on laytime and demurrage concerns, CP clauses and Post Fixtures related matters.
  • Monitor time-bars and update the claims files.
  • Preform analysis and reporting of departmental performance on a quarterly and annual basis, identifying trends and proposing solutions.
  • Other adhoc assignments as and when required

Requirements

Essential:

  • Minimum 2 years’ experience in a similar role.
  • Educated to degree level in a shipping-related field.
  • Excellent communicator in English both verbally and in written format.
  • Demonstrated numeracy skills and attention to detail
  • Fluency in handling all Microsoft packages, especially Excel.
  • Necessary visa in place to take up a full-time, permanent role in London within the next two months.

Navigator Gas is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Prospective employees will receive consideration without discrimination because of race, colour, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, genetic information, citizenship or any other legally protected status.

IT Specialist

IT Specialist

Company Overview

Navigator Gas is the owner and operator of the world’s largest fleet of handy size liquefied gas carriers and provides international and regional seaborne transportation services of liquefied petroleum gas, petrochemical gases and ammonia for energy companies, industrial users and commodity traders.

The fleet consists of 38 semi-or fully-refrigerated liquefied gas carriers.

The size and versatility of the fleet enables the Company to carry a wide range of liquefied gas products across the world and together with our track record of operational excellence, positions them as the partner of choice for many companies requiring seaborne distribution solutions.

History and Financial Growth

The first handy size gas carriers were delivered to Navigator Gas in 2000 and since then the growth oriented owner has enjoyed a solid financial performance and steady increase in their fleet size.  In 2012 the company acquired Maersk’s 11 strong handy size LPG fleet; November 2013 saw the Company undergo an IPO and list on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) with a current market capitalisation of circa US$600 million. Recently the Company finished the expansive shipbuilding programme with 14 new vessels being delivered since mid-2014.

Job Summary

Due to the continued growth of the company we are looking for an IT Specialist in our Riga office. The role forms part of our Health, Safety and Environmental team to assist with the continuous development and maintenance of our ship management software in line with the evolving needs of the business and vessel management.

You will work closely with colleagues in our UK and Poland offices as well as communicate frequently and effectively with crew onboard.  There will be occasional travel to London and Gdynia for training and company social events, giving the opportunity to learn more about the wider business.

This is an opportunity to be part of a small, impactful that supports a business-critical software to keep ship management afloat.

The successful candidate will have the benefit of being able to broaden their technical knowledge and learn, potentially specialize, in the maritime industry.

 

Job detail

The IT Specialise will report directly to the HSEQA Manager in London and will sit within a team of 3 people in Riga.

Main responsibilities of the role but not limited to:

  • Administration of the SimBASE system (Office and Vessels);
  • Development, configuration and test of the system processes and reports;
  • Technical IT support for Office and Vessels;
  • System installation on new Vessels;
  • Technical documentation
  • BPMN diagrams;
  • Familiarisation and training of crew (subsidiary duty);
  • Other adhoc assignments as and when required

Requirements

Essential:

  • Basic knowledge of programming languages (the system has a script programming language, that is similar to JavaScript);
  • Basic knowledge of business processes;
  • Previous experience with Putty, WinSCP, TeamViewer (to connect to the vessel systems and vessel servers);
  • To learn and develop a system and learn the system specific script programming language;
  • Fluent in English (written and spoken);
  • Good level of Russian.

Desirable:

  • Previous experience in programming / IT support would be an advantage.

The Offer:

  • Competitive salary;
  • Join a discretionary non-contractual bonus scheme, which is dependent upon Company and personal performance criteria;
  • Office in Riga;
  • Business travel to London and Gdynia for training and company events;
  • Possible business travel on board vessels for crew training;
  • Experience in the maritime industry;
  • Learn the ins and outs of a unique system, the development of business process and business process automation, the structure of a management system, etc.

Navigator Gas is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Prospective employees will receive consideration without discrimination because of race, colour, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, genetic information, citizenship or any other legally protected status.

Offshore Vacancies

Whilst we do not hire off-shore roles directly, we welcome CVs from ships personnell with LPG and Ethylene gas carrier experience. We will forward appropriate CVs to our third-party service providers.

Due to the volume of interest shown in careers at Navigator Gas, we cannot guarantee a response to each prospective application.

 

 

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