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Port Agency Manager

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

The Sydney Port Agency Manager is responsible for the provision of an efficient, timely and cost effective port agency service in Sydney for all Carnival Group vessels. This includes the leadership and management of a team of internal Port Agents. 

Specific responsibilities include:

  • supervising all ship husbandry requirements for Carnival Group vessels calling Sydney
  • leading, coaching and managing our internal Port Agent team
  • overseeing the management of relationships with Sydney service providers (eg tug operators and stevedores) and Government authorities (eg Customs, Immigration & Quarantine)
  • acting as an escalation point for our Port Agents, and internal and external stakeholders

We're looking for an experienced people leader with a proven track record in Port Operations who brings the following:

  • outstanding people leadership and management skills
  • strong interpersonal and relationship building skills, with a collaborative and results focussed approach to influencing and negotiation
  • the ability to problem solve, troubleshoot and make decisions
  • excellent organisation, planning and prioritisation skills, with the ability to coordinate multiple tasks and not miss a deadline
  • the ability to work flexible hours and travel to Sydney ports frequently

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 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 family.

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