Canpotex is hiring a Chartering Coordinator (20-16) to join the Operations team in our Saskatoon office.
Reporting to the Manager, Ocean Transportation, you will support all elements of the chartering function including identifying and chartering vessels that meet the ocean freight requirements of Canpotex marketing and its customers within cost, quality and time objectives on an ongoing basis.
What you will do :
Produce vessel costing reports, voyage analysis, and determine initial evaluations of performance results on chartered vessels.
Update shipping schedule based on changes in customer requirements or vessel availability.
Prepare vessel nominations of long-term tonnage and contract of affreightment.
Negotiate and charter vessels for carriage of potash through brokers or direct, always in accordance with Canpotex values, policies and procedures.
Evaluate and determine the feasibility of rerouting or deviating chartered vessels to enhance voyage results or customer service.
Work with Vessel Operations on all matters regarding stowage, loading, routing and discharging of chartered vessels to ensure smooth execution.
What you will bring :
Bachelor’s degree or Diploma in Marine Transportation or a related field.
Minimum three to five years’ experience in Dry Bulk Ocean Transportation in chartering or brokerage. Additional experience in vessel operations or agency field is considered an asset.
Good knowledge of chartering policies and practices and the ocean freight market.
Ability to maintain relationships with others in the ocean transportation business to identify possible opportunities for Canpotex including outside cargoes and backhauls.
An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.
Who you are :
Strong analytical, decision making and negotiating skills with ability to make executive decisions in short time frames and with limited information.
Ability to communicate clearly and negotiate effectively with a number of parties with different priorities.
You can work independently, including setting own priorities and schedule, as well as working under time constraints, but also adapt to changing requirements and timelines.
We would like to hear from you! Please apply by August 10, 2020.
Please apply early as the position may be filled prior to the closing date.
We thank all candidates for applying; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.