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Port Operations Manager - Carnival Australia

Posted on 09-Jan-2018
Application Close Date: 30-Jan-2018
Job Details
Fleet and Technical Operations
Position Type:
Full Time
Job Reference:

Reporting to the Director of Port Operations, this role looks after the management of all Port Operations functions in relation to P&O Australia, Princess, Holland America & Seabourn fleet in this region. This includes port logistics, port agency and port development. Functions like safety, security, public health and environmental standards will fall in your remit, along with the financial responsibilities that relate to these areas.

On any given day you'll be managing Port Agents, critical tasks within the Port Operations space, port logistics, liaising with the relevant authorities and ensuring vessel requirements are covered across the fleet. A key leadership position within the function, we'll look to you for the creation and ongoing management of budgets, continual research an introduction of improved systems and identifying sensible cost reduction initiatives wherever possible.

It's a unique role often requiring a level of flexibility to be available at strange times and often at short notice on an “as needed” basis. We're conscious it won't be for everyone but for someone with the right experience, the opportunity to take ownership of this critical function provides a healthy balance of challenge and reward.

Here's what we're thinking:

  1. You're likely to have completed some form of tertiary qualification and have extensive experience working in cruise operations.
  2. Leadership/People management experience is a must
  3. And you'll be well equipped with great examples of how you've successful lead teams through rapid change projects.
  4. Customer experience and industry service standard will be front of mind as well as…
  5. Extensive knowledge of the Australian cruise industry

We're proud of the culture we've built at Carnival Australia and we're committed to providing a fun, inclusive and high performing environment for our team. That's why our hiring decisions all centre on attitude. From day one, we'll be looking to at you to innovate, challenge the norm, work collectively and empower others; and in return, you'll enjoy the many perks that come with being part of the Carnival Australia family.

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