Back to Job Search

Job Description

Faststream is actively seeking an experienced and dynamic Operations Director to lead and manage a fleet of offshore units. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in operational management, with a proven track record in the offshore industry.

As the Operations Director, you will play a critical role in ensuring operational excellence, optimizing processes, and maintaining compliance with industry regulations and company policies. You will play a key part in our client's continued expansion.

Key Responsibilities:
  1. Develop, Implement and improve Operational Policies:
    • Create and implement operational policies and procedures to ensure efficient and effective offshore operations.
    • Foster a culture of continuous improvement and innovation.
  2. Day-to-Day Management:
    • Oversee the day-to-day management of offshore activities, ensuring they meet productivity and quality standards.
    • Coordinate with other department heads to align operational activities with the overall company strategy.
  3. Financial Management:
    • Manage budgets, forecasts, and financial resources.
    • Oversee procurement and supply chain management to ensure cost-effectiveness.
  4. Compliance and Safety:
    • Ensure compliance with legal, regulatory, and safety requirements in all offshore operations.
    • Implement safety protocols and emergency response plans.
  5. Team Leadership:
    • Lead and manage a diverse team, providing coaching and professional development opportunities.
    • Facilitate communication between onshore and offshore teams.
  6. Data Analysis and Improvement:
    • Analyze operational data and reports to identify trends, performance metrics, and areas for improvement.
    • Drive operational excellence through data-driven insights.
  7. Stakeholder Engagement:
    • Liaise with external stakeholders, including clients, charterers, end-users, regulatory bodies, partners, and suppliers.
  8. Infrastructure Maintenance:
    • Ensure that all offshore equipment and infrastructure are maintained to the highest standards and fit for purpose.
  9. Emergency Preparedness:
    • Be prepared to respond to emergencies and unexpected issues, implementing contingency plans as needed.
  • Experience: Significant experience in an Operations Management position within the offshore industry. This must include senior level operational management of DP2/DP3 vessels. A seagoing career at the level of Chief Officer or Master on the same vessel types would also be essential experience in this role.
  • Education: Relevant degree or equivalent qualifications.
If you are a proactive leader with a passion for operational excellence, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity. Join our client's team and contribute to shaping the future of their offshore operations!

To apply, please submit your up to date resume, please note the existing right to live and work in Europe is a must to be considered for the role.