Vessel Operator - Container

Job Responsibilities

Vessel Operator - Container Job In Cyprus

Oversee and monitor the overall safety, security, nautical and commercial operation (including commercial effectiveness and voyage efficiency) of the assigned ships.

Key Accountabilities: 


Support Company’s strategic goals

  • Monitor updates and propose improvements in safety, security, commercial effectiveness, and voyage efficiency through Risk Intelligence platforms, alerts, and incident corrective actions.
  • Drive and provide recommendations in improving automation and smart operation services for the Chartering and Performance Modules.
  • Review all necessary vessel inspection reports, quarterly financial reports, and documentation concerning vessel performance and operational issues and submit recommendations to Owners.
  • Contribute to better collaboration, enhancement of clients’ commitment, and promotion of the Company’s profile.

Support Vessels and Post Fixture

  • Be aware of the principles in commercial agreements, charter parties, and BSM onboard obligations.
  • Review the pre-fixing requirements and charter party clauses during negotiations.
  • Follow up on the vessel position and assist Masters to ensure compliance with the Charter Party requirements on Commercial and Operational matters.
  • Provide commercial and operational support to the assigned vessels for the voyage and cargo requirements to be met and subsequently ensure compliance with charter party.
  • Monitor Vessel and Voyage performance Systems (PAL).  
  • Handle commercial claims, cargo claims and Charter Party disputes.
  • Liaise with Masters, Charterers/Brokers, and Owners on Commercial/operational matters.

Education & Work Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Shipping or equivalent.
  • 2 years experience within a ship management / owning company.
  • Previous experience as a Post Fixture Operative, or experience in area of chartering, shipbroking and voyage planning will be considered an advantage.

Job Specific Skills:

  • Knowledge of charter party agreements.
  • Knowledge of operational requirements and voyage regulations.
  • Ability to demonstrate excellent reasoning and analytical skills.
  • Good negotiation skills.
  • Excellent communication abilities.
  • Very good people management skills.
  • Strong organisational and project management skills.
  • Fluency in English.
  • PC literacy.


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