A highly reputable Marine and Offshore Consultancy with a truly global presence is looking to add a commercially astute Chief Engineer to their London team.
-Undertake a wide range of surveys, investigations, audits and attendances as required, always in a professional manner, on ships, docks, fixed and floating objects both on and near shore and offshore.
-Communicate findings both verbally and in the form of written reports and correspondence in a timely manner.
-Work together with clients such as P&I Clubs/Insurers, H&M Underwriters, Owners and Lawyers.
-The role requires working away from the office both within the UK and occasionally outside the UK, conducting the above scope of work.
-Where cases end up in court, provide written expert opinion and give verbal evidence in service to the court or tribunal as required within your areas of expertise.
-Attend meetings, court proceedings and conferences as necessary to fulfil the business objectives.
-Develop and maintain a network of clients and potential clients for the business.
-Identify areas of potential by researching industry and related events, publications, and announcements.
-Locate or propose potential new business opportunities by contacting potential clients,
-Track the activities and accomplishments of companies relevant to the company.
-Market the company's capabilities within the marine market.
-Update knowledge and keep abreast of industry trends by participating in training, reading professional publications, maintaining personal networks and participating in professional conferences.
-STCW Class 1 Chief Engineer III/2 certification
-Shore based experience working as a Technical Superintendent or other relevant position would be advantageous
-Seagoing experience on large commercial vessels e.g. Tankers, Container Vessels, Bulk Carriers.
-You will have excellent report writing skills.
-An excellent networker
-Candidates will have the right to work in the UK
-The role will be working out of the London region; relocation support may be available based on circumstances.
-£70,000 - £80,000
-Company benefits package including pension and life cover.