Bunkering Operations Officer

Saudi Arabia Permanent
  • Opportunity for career development and growth
  • Opportunity to be part of a Vision 2030 project

About Our Client

Our client is a confidential organization within the logistics and supply chain sector with the vision of becoming a leader across the market and industry.

Job Description

  • Coordinating with the supply vessel / Vessel Agents for shipping operations related to the delivery of Marine Fuels including performance monitoring and demurrage claims.
  • Candidate will be responsible for the bunker delivery operations of the company which is a 24/7 job.
  • Candidate will have to handle all operational support services and work closely with the marine bunker sales team.
  • Ensure all documentation is carried out and maintain proper documentation system of all bunker related activity.
  • Manage supplier relationships (with oil majors/minor, traders and brokers)
  • Negotiate and execute all bunker purchasing contracts with suppliers
  • Ensure timely and efficient delivery of fuels for the global fleet
  • Develop a strategic approach to group bunker purchases
  • Evaluating future vessel itineraries creating operational efficiencies
  • Ensuring compliance with purchasing procedures
  • Enforce compliance ensuring suitable bunkers are available and that fuel procurement is compliant with relevant regulatory requirements
  • Managing legal and operational risk and claims acting as point of contact with suppliers
  • Monitoring, analyzing and reporting on market trends
  • Manage bunker quality and validation processes
  • Should work well under pressure and be able to face and overcome unexpected obstacles.
  • All other duties and responsibilities related to this are as per management instruction.

The Successful Applicant

  • Applicant should have a minimum of a bachelor degree /certificate level qualification in shipping or related to shipping, from a reputed & recognized institute.
  • Experience within the bunker supply chain.
  • Applicant should have a shipping background having worked in bunkering, shipping agency or any other shipping related organization preferably in the operations.

What's on Offer

  • Attractive salary package and benefit structure
  • Opportunity to be part of a rapidly growing team and organization
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Procurement & Supply Chain
Supply Chain Management
Transport & Distribution
Saudi Arabia
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Jason Farah
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