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Operations Manager (m/f/d)

Intermarine has been providing the most reliable liner services in the Americas for 30 years. Our team has the industry knowledge and technical expertise to provide the best solutions for our customers’ unique and changing transportation requirements.


Intermarine’s incomparable strength in the Americas is a result of three decades dedicated to building an extensive network of offices and long-term agents throughout South America and the Caribbean.


Through our unmatched staff and our active fleet management, Intermarine has the assets to provide long-term solutions for customers’ supply chain needs.

Position Operations Manager
Level Professional
Location Houston
Group member Intermarine

We offer:

  • Competitive salary and benefits package
  • Opportunity to apply your experience and develop a thorough understanding of cargo transportation activities
  • Work with a dynamic team in a global shipping company
  • Career growth and advancement opportunities


Your main responsibilities:

  • Plan and schedule voyages in consultation with the Operations Supervisor / Line Manager
  • Maintain and update daily Vessel Position Report for each vessel
  • Attend daily Operations meetings and provide concise summaries of vessel status
  • Schedule delivery and redelivery of vessels on short-term charters
  • Appoint Agents based on service, cost, and historical experience
  • Review and approve Disbursement Accounts to achieve cost savings
  • Coordinate cargo loading operations with the Port Captain and Line Manager
  • Select vendors for bunkers, agency, support services, and stevedoring
  • Interact with sales team to develop cargo transportation solutions
  • Prevent cargo claims and vessel damage claims
  • Review and approve crew payments and masters representation
  • Correspond with accounts department for vendor payments
  • Maintain voyage correspondence and documentation
  • Communicate with Port Captains and other personnel to ensure smooth operations
  • Attend vessels regularly and discuss operational topics with the master
  • Implement ISO procedures in operational matters
  • Comply fully with Intermarine's HSE Policies and Procedures


Your profile:

  • Bachelor's Degree in a related field or 5-7 years of experience in a marine-related field
  • Fluency in English and another language (Spanish) highly preferred
  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret various documents related to cargo operations
  • Open to travel domestically and internationally as required
  • Strong communication and organizational skills
  • Ability to work in a dynamic and fast-paced environment
  • Physical ability to perform the essential functions of the job, including lifting up to 50lbs and occasional climbing or crawling
  • Availability to work after hours, weekends, and holidays as needed

We offer you

International team
Multifaceted work schedule
Long-term career
Training courses
Career planning
Family culture
Competetive contract
Future focus

Our promise to you

The Harren Group is committed to fair employment opportunities regardless of ethnic heritage, skin colour, gender, age, marital status, disability, religion, nationality, sexual orientation or social background. Our constant goal is to create a respectful and appreciative working environment for all employees.

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