Chartering Manager, Dry Bulk - Malta

Location:
Europe
Position:
Broking / Chartering
Salary:
Competitive Salary & Benefits Package
Vacancy Type:
Permanent
Job Description

An opportunity work for a busy trading and shipping company at their headquarters in Malta.

As Chartering Manager you will be involved in the following activities:

  • Responsible for all aspects of vessel chartering activities.
  • Prepare freight estimates as per the request coming from Traders and assist with budgeting and preparation of commercial tenders.
  • Monitor market conditions and rates for the industry through all appropriate means.
  • Coordinate with agency and operations on all aspects of joint projects and initiate any enhancements that will influence customers’ satisfaction.
  • Develop and implement chartering strategies to provide integrated services that meet company’s requirements.
  • Conduct background checks on brokers and/or owners to ensure conformity with company standards.
  • Prepare regular and periodic reports/reviews.
  • Maintain channels of effective communication with Sales, Traders, Logistics, Terminal & Finance
  • Make sure shipments are planned according to the agreed schedule & time frame.
  • Report commodity moves and market intelligence
  • Network and engage with key external stakeholders to raise profile of the business
  • Developing and contributing to key business strategy and ongoing business plan

Suitable candidates must have experience with chartering break bulk or handysize/supramax bulk carriers. You should have a strong knowledge of dry bulk shipments of industrial cargoes with experience of dealing with trade routes within the Africa continent region.