Biofuels Operator

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    Shipping, Oil Trading, Shipping and Supply

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  • Contact:

    Peter Morgan

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

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We are currently looking for an experienced Biofuels Operator for our client, a fully integrated oil company based in London.

Oil Operators manage the logistics of a deal to the company’s best commercial advantage, ensuring that all contractual and group assurance obligations are met. Trading Operators also have a key role to play in ensuring that the front to back process runs smoothly and that valuable data and information is collected, entered and forwarded in a timely manner.

Key Responsibilities

  • Co-ordinating operations from trade inception to completion relating to products.
  • Requires frequent afterhours and weekend work to complete operational tasks.
  • Work closely with traders, refinery scheduling, and planning teams
  • Work independently in handling varied and complex operational issues.
  • Obtain clean acceptance of vessels in a timely manner.
  • Issue voyage orders to shipping/counter-parties and monitor progress of vessel, informing trading of any slippage or speed-ups in a timely manner.
  • Appoint approved inspectors as required.
  • Ensure cargo loading and discharging adhere to any credit or L/C requirements.
  • Check all calculations relating to the trade (freight, demurrage, product, inspectors, cargo superintendents, gains/losses, insurance and additives).
  • Minimize profit leakage
  • Make or assist in claims where necessary.
  • Establishing and maintaining good and professional working relationships with internal and external counterparties.
  • Maintain accurate records of each cargo including prompt and accurate filing.
  • Maintain excellent HSE standards.
  • Adhere to company policies and procedures.
  • Ensure compliance with all operational processes.


For more information, please contact Peter Morgan