BUNKER JOBS: Oldendorff Seeks Bunker Manager in Singapore

by Ship & Bunker News Team
Thursday January 6, 2022

Shipping company Oldendorff is seeking to hire a bunker manager in Singapore.

The firm is looking for candidates with up to 10 years of experience in bunkers, it said in a job advertisement on its website this week. A more junior role for a less experienced candidate could also be an option, it said.

The advertisement lists the following responsibilities for the role:

  • Develop a network of contacts with suppliers
  • Check bunker enquiry details (port, quantity, grades, specs etc)
  • Be aware of payment terms and which T&C apply for each supplier offering
  • Oversee the implementation of the bunker purchasing process, from reputable suppliers, brokers and traders, ensuring full compliance with the contractual terms and conditions agreed with vendors
  • Ensure best price achieved for the fleet requirements
  • Able to manage complex contract negotiations, including those where leverage is limited, to reach agreements acceptable to both parties
  • Organise and control all bunker lifting in coordination with his desk head in close coordination with chartering and ops
  • Monitor the obligations of barge deliveries and mediate between suppliers, fleet, operations, and legal department if disputes occur that could cause conflicts of interest to the bunkering programme
  • Organise and maintain an efficient requisition, purchase order, and reporting system
  • Notify hedging department if hedge applies
  • Check nomination confirmations from suppliers
  • Check CP bunker clauses and hedge details
  • Enter contract nominations
  • Ensure that all relevant safety, quality, and environmental procedures, instructions, and controls are adhered to so that the safety of employees, quality of services, and environmental compliance can be guaranteed

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