Operations Coordinator - Port Management

United Arab Emirates (AE)
£40,000 - 55,000 tax free + package
18 Jan 2019
15 Feb 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

My Client is a central contributor to the economy of the UAE, acting as key maritime gateways for import and export activities to and from the Emirates to all over the world. They are looking to strengthen their Port Management team with the introduction of an experienced Operations Coordinator.

Reporting directly to the Port Manager, the Operations Coordinator is to oversee port operations and support the operations team in the safe and expedient turnaround of vessels, optimising the use of all resources. 
The holder assists the port manager with scheduling and resource allocation, as well as coordinating with internal and external stakeholders to resolve any issues, and enhance operational productivity and efficiency. 
Must be able to identify new customers, and maintain and develop client relationships in support of the development of the business.

Applicants for this position will ideally be:

  • Educated to a degree level and have significant experience in an operational capacity, preferably in a port environment or heavy industry with a focus on usage of significant resources
  • An understanding of the relevance and implications of health and safety in a maritime environment
  • Knowledge of maritime regulations and terminology
  • Some understanding of Customs and Agency operating procedures

This role has an excellent tax free salary, as well as fully funded accommodation and fully expensed car.

Indicative Salary Range: £40000 - 55000

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All candidates registering with KPI Recruitment Ltd. will need to provide proof of identity, and evidence of any experience, training and qualifications our client considers necessary for their position.