We are looking for a highly motivated maritime professional to lead our successful international ship register.
About the role and the Isle of Man Ship Registry
The Isle of Man Ship Registry is one of the world’s leading registers of ships and super yachts. A British register providing the very best in service to its valued clients; it is the flag of choice for owners looking for quality and partnership from a Flag Administration and was awarded the Best Shipping Registry 2019 by World Commerce Review.
The Isle of Man ship register has built its reputation as one of the world’s leading registers with a dedicated team of professionals delivering a pragmatic, client-focused service, high regulatory standards, innovation, and a portfolio of quality clients.
The Isle of Man is looking for a highly motivated Deputy Director to join the leadership team of its successful international ship register. A respected marine professional with a track record in maritime regulation or operations and in delivering strategy and innovation in a fast-moving industry.
The Ship Registry is a division operating within the Department for Enterprise, the Government Department tasked with creating an environment, through innovation and collaboration, where the economy thrives. The Ship Registry’s part in this is to provide a platform for maritime activity through the creation and operation of an internationally respected flag of choice which adds real value to its clients in a rapidly changing global maritime environment.
Reporting directly to the Director, the Deputy Director is responsible for all aspects of operational, technical and performance management of the Ship Registry.
You will assist the Director in setting the strategic direction for the Ship Registry to ensure it remains competitive and attractive to international clients and to ensure it is aligned with the wider objectives of the Isle of Man government to ensure its international reputation as a well-regulated, innovative and inclusive jurisdiction are upheld.
This is a key senior management position which offers a rare opportunity to join a high performing team and to make a valuable contribution to the ongoing success of the Register.
For more information about the role, its responsibilities and requirements please see the Job Profile and Advertising Profile, available to download below.