Senior Post-Fixture Vessel Operator (Marine Operations Coordinator)

Teaneck, NJ
Mar 14, 2017
Apr 17, 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Post-Fixture Vessel Operator (Marine Operations Coordinator)-TEA00017 Working at Cargill is an opportunity to thrive—a place to develop your career to the fullest while engaging in meaningful work that makes a positive impact around the globe. You will be proud to work for a company with a strong history of ethics and a purpose of nourishing people. We offer a diverse, supportive environment where you will grow personally and professionally as you learn from some of the most talented people in your field. With 150 years of experience Cargill provides food, agriculture, financial and industrial products and services to the world. We have 150,000 employees in 70 countries who are committed to feeding the world in a responsible way, reducing environmental impact and improving the communities where we live and work. Learn more at


Duties: Serve as a professional (individual contributor) on integrated logistics support for post-fixture vessel operations. Serve as subject-matter resource to the Cargill internal customers in North America who fix voyages with third party owners. Provide specialized support to commercial teams during the pre-fixing and post-fixture process including day-to-day vessel operations, laytime calculations, and invoicing. Calculate bunker and stowplans to maximize intake or alternatively reduce intake in favor of bunkers. Support freight invoicing, laytimes, hire statements, stowplan and bunker plan audit. Maintain account plans. Communicate proactively with customers. Perform profit and loss analysis of voyages. Participate in continuous training of the local operations MOC team. Provide support to the team on operational matters. Participate in customer service reviews. Assist in negotiating claims with charterers and vessel owners. Review charter party clauses for commercial teams, identifying risks for Cargill. Handle safe and efficient vessel scheduling that meets customers' needs in terms of their supply chain, planning port calls and dealing with port agents during these calls. Close files with ship owners and/or charterers.


Required Qualifications

• Must have a Master's degree or foreign equivalent in Business Administration, Logistics, Economics, or closely related field of study.
• Must have at least 2 years of experience in the job offered or a related occupation involving vessel operations and logistics, working with pre-fixture and/or post-fixture issues, including P&L of voyages, analyzing cargo intake, bunkers, and stowage plans, negotiating claims/contracts with owners and charterers.
• All experience may be gained concurrently.

Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet. Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet.

Job Transportation/Logistics and Forwarding

Primary Location US-NJ-Teaneck

Schedule Full-time

Job Type Standard

Shift Day Job