LPG Operator

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    Oil Trading, Shipping and Supply

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    Peter Morgan

This leading international oil trading business is looking for an experienced LPG Operator to join their team in London.


  • Manage the oil operations related to the execution of the commodity contract(s) deal life-cycle generated by pertinent Oil Trading Team(s), including but not limited to: (i) set-up of documentary instructions; (ii) dealing with Inspection Companies for related cargo quality/quantity controls; (iii) managing demurrage claims; (iv) certifying subject delivered performances and (if any) the consequent costs;

  • Be the first point of contact for all internal communication and co-operation regarding the pertaining cargoes such as shipping, credit, etc.;

  • Keep the company’s position keeping system timely and accurately up-to-date with all latest data regarding cargoes including b/l dates, actual volumes etc.;

  • Maintain a good relationship with internal clients and counterparties;

  • Deal with an “ad hoc” requests related to operations activities generated by Trading Team.

  • Manage day-to-day trading operations activities for the pertaining commodities aiming at assuring the Operational performance efficiency;

  • Manage voyage orders; pro-forma invoice; documentary instructions; vessel nominations; Letter of Credit; Provisional and Final cargo insurance; Narrowing/Nomination of dates/quantities; Vessel clearance, etc.;

  • Manage claims of ancillary costs such as freight differential; deviation cost; dead-freight and monitor progress of their resolutions;

  • Build and maintain good working relationships and daily communication with the operations team of relevant counterparties;

  • Be the focal point for al communication with terminals regarding nominations of loading programs etc.;

  • Manage relationships and communication with terminals and company departments to ensure efficiency of operational activities.


  • Strong academic credentials with a numeracy-oriented specialization;

  • Experience in LPG operations strongly preferred

  • Self-disciplined and stress-resistant;

  • Solid knowledge of the subject and relevant experience in trading environment are compulsory;

  • Strong knowledge of cargo documentation, b/l, inspection, LC, voyage orders and customs;

  • Strong knowledge of Trading & Shipping Operations activities including Cargoes, Time Charters, Voyage Charters, Ships, Quality & Quantity controls;

  • Strong team working skills, positive attitude and high self-esteem innovative, pro-active and efficient approach to work;

  • Dedication and result oriented approach to work;

  • Good attention to detail, organised, structured and logical;

  • Awareness of Credit Recovery, Procedures, Compliance Policy;

  • Excellent communication skills and ability to build and nurture effective relationships internally and externally;

  • Experience in working in a global and international organization;

  • Full command of English language

For more information, please contact Peter Morgan