BUNKER JOBS: Shipping Company Fednav Seeks Head of Bunkers

by Ship & Bunker News Team
Thursday November 5, 2020

Canadian shipping company Fednav is looking to hire a head of bunkers, according to a job posting on the firm's website.

The company is seeking candidates with at least 10 years' experience of oil or bunker trading, and the location of the role could either be in its Montreal headquarters or in Europe.

The key responsibilities of the role are as follows, according to the posting:

  • Purchase of oil for the entire Fednav fleet
  • Manage overall bunker supplier evaluation process (i.e., price, quantity, quality, and other performance metrics)
  • Negotiate and manage bunker contracts
  • Collaborate with the Operations and Chartering teams for optimal bunker planning and sourcing
  • Develop and maintain a quality management system for sourcing
  • Handle dispute resolutions, identify, and resolve all bunker-related operational issues
  • Analyze trends and generate reports and advise management and the commercial team
  • Develop and maintain relationships with suppliers
  • Optimizing contractual purchasing terms
  • Proactive in advising and in handling new legislations and new bunkering specifications
  • Ensure bunker purchasing is following legislations and internal policies
  • Responsible for the Bunker team performance development

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