LNG Trading Operator

Recruiter
RICHARD JAMES RECRUITMENT SPECIALISTS LTD
Location
London
Salary
60000.0000
Posted
16 Apr 2017
Closes
16 May 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Our client is an established Energy and Commodity Trading business based in Central London. This is a Front Office base role, which requires LNG Operations experience in relation to LNG Cargo operations.

MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Primary responsibility isLNG cargo operations, managing all aspects of cargo operations from trade inception to completion, which typically include:
    • Liaising with counterpart operators on cargo operational requirements as set out in deal contract e.g. nominations (ships, delivery window, demurrage etc.); vessel and terminal clearances; quality and quantity of delivery; cargo invoices etc.
    • Internal stakeholder liaison in relation to cargo operations e.g. liaising with legal, treasury, settlements, shipping etc. functions as necessary for exertion of all cargo operational matters.
  • Reviewing cargo operations in clauses in LNG MSA’s and CN’s to ensure accuracy of terms captured in relevant documents
  • Work closely with LNG trading team and Shipping department.
  • Work independently in handling varied and complex operational issues.
  • Appoint approved inspectors as required.
  • Ensure cargo loading and discharging adhere to any credit or L/C requirements.
  • Accurately update the relevant trading system in a timely fashion.
  • Check all calculations relating to the trade (product, inspectors, cargo, superintendents, gains/ losses, insurance and additives). Make or assist in claims where necessary.
  • Maintain accurate records of each cargo including prompt and accurate filing.

EDUCATION, QUALIFICATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

  • Bachelor’s Degree is preferred (or equivalent)
  • Extensive work based experience in LNG commercial operations role in relation to LNG cargo operations.
  • Requires frequent afterhours and weekend work to complete operational tasks. This is often done from home.
  • Teamwork - Fosters ethical business relationships with customers, suppliers and co-workers. Works effectively with peers, customers and management. Maintains a positive attitude.
  • Communication- Clearly presents thoughts and ideas, both orally and in writing.
  • Organisation - Exhibits highly organised approach to detailed work. Maintains accurate and effective files.
  • Multi-Tasking abilities - Proactively manages multiple, time sensitive tasks simultaneously and under pressure.
  • Analytical/problem solving - Thinks and manages problems and tasks through to completion. Evaluates and understands financial impact of decisions/activities.
  • Knowledge and experience in IT including Microsoft Outlook, Excel, and Word.