Crewing Manager - European shipping company, Singapore

Location Singapore
Discipline: Maritime
Contact name: Brijesh Mongia

Contact email:
Job ref: 2049

Our client is an established shipping conglomerate looking for a well experienced Fleet Personnel Manager (to lead a team of close to 40 crewing executives) in their growing office in Singapore.

This is an excellent opportunity for someone who has managed a fleet of at least 50 conventional vessels (Tankers and Bulk carriers) to play a pivotal role in their crewing strategy going forward and reporting directly to the MD.

Work Experience:

• At least 3 years of hands-on work experience as Master, Chief Engineer or Chief Officer and/or 6 years in a Marine related office environment in a crew personnel supervising role

Job Specific Skills:

• Good knowledge of the vessels’ crew requirements and seafarers’ specifications

• Knowledge of the local market dynamics both for demand-supply situation, and also for demographics of maritime labour-supplying countries

• Exposure in the development of collective agreements and employment contracts

• Extensive experience in recruitment, training and development methodologies

• Strong knowledge of the seafarers’ rights and maritime labour law, including the MLC

• Knowledge of the maritime legal framework e.g. employers’ obligations, recruitment prerequisites, insurance, etc.

• Excellent people management skills

Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.