We are P & O, with an enviable heritage, brand recognition and future investment there has never been a better time to join us.
We are currently looking for Manpower Deployment officer to help our Fleet Services provide an effective and proactive crewing service to all of our vessels across the Dover Straits, North and Irish Sea routes. This role will cover all of the onboard departments and you will be working in a small team that make sure that are ships are running with the correct staff for safe and efficient running of our ships.
This is an incredibly varied role where you will be making sure that all of our seafaring colleagues have up to date STCW certification, managing seafarer's leave and keeping vessels operational. You will also be working with the learning and development department to help manage the cadet and apprenticeship programme. One of the main responsibilities for the this role is to keep the rosters up to date and make necessary changes to maintain levels. This is a complex task that requires an understanding of seafaring and how internal staff changes would have knock on effects.
You will also be liaising with seafaring staffing agencies building up long term relationships to provide short term solutions to cover any shortfall. Finally, you may also be required to fill in for the Fleet Manpower Manager if they are not in the office.
To be successful in this role it is essential that you have the following skills:
- A background in seafaring or shipping
- Previous experience of working in a busy administration role
- Good at prioritising and completing tasks on time
- Well organised and a strong process driven way of working
- Excellent Excel, Word and Outlook skills
- The ability to juggle multiple tasks and complete them independently
- Fantastic written and verbal communication skills
If you this role is of interest then apply using the link below.