Vessel Senior Operator (Rotterdam Based)

Olam International Limited is looking for an experienced Vessel Senior Operator to join their growing team in Rotterdam.


You will be responsible for:

  • Managing the vessels operations of both voyage and time-chartered vessels.
  • Profit/loss of each voyage
  • Close daily co-ordination with the global Chartering team
  • Close daily co-ordination with in-house trading and execution team on all manner of issues relating to vessels operations
  • Hire/freight payments, Laytime calculation and settlement with contractual parties and the like
  • Liaise with finance team for all transaction process.
  • Liaise with other operational team members globally (Dubai/Durban/Singapore/Melbourne)
  • Ongoing voyage/performance analysis of all business areas.
  • Reporting matters such as Performance/compliance/bunker procurement/ legal-insurance matters


The ideal candidate is someone:

  • With minimum of 5 good years of dry bulk vessels operations experience, preferably with Grains in the Ultramax/Panamax bulk carrier segment
  • Has strong ability to adapt well in a fast-paced team environment.
  • Accurate analytical and negotiating skills.
  • Excellent communication + administration skills in Fluent English (written/verbal).
  • Proven ability to work independently.
  • Experienced with Softmar + Mark5 is highly preferred.
  • Permitted to work in Rotterdam.


Competitive remuneration and benefits package will be offered to the chosen candidate, depending on your experience.