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Job Description

Are you experienced in Ships Agency?

Do you possess strong leadership skills?

Does your passion lie within the Maritime industry?

Then this is the role for you!

We are working with one of the largest and most respected Port Agencies in the maritime industry. With a rich history and a global presence, they are at the forefront of delivering top-tier services to their clients. Together we are currently seeking an experienced and dynamic Operations Manager to lead port and site operations in Norway.

Position Overview:

As the Operations Manager, you will play a pivotal role in the organization, overseeing operations across three offices in Norway and leading a team of 14-16 operators. You will be responsible for ensuring the smooth, efficient, and safe functioning of our operations in the region.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Team Leadership: Lead, manage, and inspire a team of 14-16 operators, fostering a culture of collaboration, excellence, and continuous improvement.
  • Port Operations: Oversee and coordinate port activities, ensuring efficient vessel turnaround, cargo handling, and compliance with all relevant regulations.
  • Client Relations: Build and maintain strong client relationships, delivering exceptional service and addressing their needs proactively.
  • Resource Management: Manage resources, including manpower, equipment, and budget, to optimize operations and ensure cost-effectiveness.
  • Safety and Compliance: Ensure that all operations adhere to safety standards and compliance regulations, and implement best practices.
  • Performance Optimization: Continuously identify areas for improvement and drive operational excellence in the port and site operations.
  • Problem Solving: Address challenges, make quick decisions, and take action to resolve issues promptly.
  • Proven experience in ship agency and maritime operations management
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to build and maintain client and team relationships
  • Self-motivated and result-oriented with a proactive approach to problem-solving
  • Demonstrated ability to challenge the status quo, driving innovation and positive change
  • Knowledge of relevant maritime regulations and industry best practices
  • Excellent organizational and leadership skills

If you are a seasoned professional in the maritime industry and are ready to take on this exciting opportunity as an Operations Manager we encourage you to apply!