Are you an experienced ships agent, looking to make your next career move and join a large, well established shipping company with offices nationwide? We are looking to speak to ships agents in Southampton who are looking to join a friendly team & to work a fair rota, to re-address work / life balance. If you are passionate about all things ships & ports, this is the role for you.

The Role:

Primarily you will be responsible for ensuring the safe & efficient delivery of port agency activities to customers & vessel owners in and around the Port of Southampton & along the South Coast.

You will be responsible for the safe arrival & turnaround of vessels of all sizes carrying a variety of cargo, dealing with various port authorities, arranging pilotage and berthing space. Managing immigration compliance and dealing with any needs of the ships captain & crew in the way of medical appointments or assisting in replenishing ships stores.

Essential Criteria:

  • Full British Driving Licence
  • Able to be flexible with working hours, including weekends & Bank Holidays
  • Good attention to detail
  • A ‘can do’ attitude

Port Agent | Ships Agency | Shipping

About the Company:

Our client is one of the UK’s leading independent ship agents and ship brokers, with an excellent reputation both as a service provider and as an employer.

Salary & Benefits:

This company is looking to pay a competitive salary depending on experience for the right person. Candidates will need to be flexible with working hours as the ports operate 24/7. The company offers a company car with this role.

Apply today.