Consultant Marine Engineer

England, London
£70000 - £90000 per annum + Benfits
07 Mar 2018
04 Apr 2018
Simon Grant
Location Type
Contract Type
Consultant Marine Engineer
Location: London

The role…

* 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 or 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.
* Develop and maintain a network of clients and potential clients.
* Identify opportunities 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 relevant companies.
* Market the consultancy'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.

The person…

* The successful candidates will have a Chief Engineers (Class 1) certificate of competency.
* Candidates must be able to display excellent problem solving skills (both practical and theoretical), the ability to effectively communicate technical issues to a non-scientific client base and be willing and available to travel worldwide at short notice.
* Preference will be given to candidates that have recent experience sailing on deep sea commercial vessels
* Candidates with experience sailing on the most modern DFDE or LNG fuelled engines would be at an advantage

The reward…

* The successful candidate will benefit from a very competitive industry salary
* Holiday entitlement is 25 working days per year (plus statutory days)
* A non-contributory pension scheme
* Private health cover will also be paid by the company after this period, should you desire it. Your spouse/family is also eligible for this cover
* An annual discretionary bonus.
* Standard rail fares in to the London office will be paid by the company
* A company car (or a payment of £5k/year in lieu)