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We are looking for candidates for the following position in our Breda office:

Crewing Manager Iver Ships B.V. (1 fte)

We are looking for candidates for the following position in our Breda office:

Crewing Manager Iver Ships B.V. (1 fte)

Iver Ships B.V., located in Breda, forms part of the Vroon Group and is engaged in the worldwide transportation of oil/chemical products and bitumen, through the operation of a modern tanker fleet. Iver Ships endeavours to provide customers with excellent technical performance of vessels, as well as a close relationship from a commercial and operational perspective. Iver Ships operates a fleet of 19 vessels, including 13 high-heat tankers.

What will you do?
We are looking for a Crewing Manager to join our Ship Management team. You will manage all Crewing activities for the Iver Ships fleet.

The Crewing Manager is responsible for:

  • managing the external crewing agencies and staffing the Iver Ships vessels with qualified personnel;
  • defining the need for officers/crew and taking appropriate initiatives to secure sufficient seafarers, both in the short and long term;
  • ensuring clear recruitment criteria and an optimal recruitment process;
  • ensuring the fleet is staffed as efficiently and effectively as possible;
  • preparing and maintaining Crewing policies and procedures;
  • maintaining an up-to-date and effective training and development plan for seafarers;
  • provision of timely and complete OPEX analyses and reports on crew-related data;
  • staying up-to-date with crewing-related information and developments.

In this function, you will be based in Breda and report to the Manager Ship Management.

What do we offer?
We believe that to be an employer of choice, we need to take care of our employees.

This is why, if you join our Company, you will enjoy benefits such as:

  • Competitive terms and conditions;
  • A wide range of development opportunities, including a (free) internal training programme and an annual personal budget that can be used for your own personal and professional development goals;
  • A company restaurant, in which it is a pleasure to have lunch or meetings;
  • A salary in line with the market.

Who are we looking for?
Our preferred candidate has:

  • Seagoing experience as a senior officer (deck or engine) and/or a relevant degree or higher;
  • A minimum of three years’ experience in ship management;
  • Excellent verbal and written communication and reporting skills in English;
  • Strong management and negotiation skills;
  • Good understanding of the tanker industry;
  • Willingness to travel.

Only candidates eligible to live and work in the EU will be considered for this position.

Job information:

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For more information, please contact our HR officer, Evelien Overmans, (T: +31 76 2068 100).
Applications in English, including curriculum vitae, should be addressed to careers@vroon.nl.   

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