The role is based in the firm’s Hamburg office. Image Credit: Hapag-Lloyd
Container line Hapag-Lloyd is seeking to hire a senior manager for its global fuel purchasing team.
The company is looking for candidates with several years of buying experience and insight into biofuel markets and marine decarbonisation projects, it said in a job advertisement on its website this week. The role is based in Hamburg.
The advertisement lists the following responsibilities for the role:
- As part of the Global Fuel Purchasing team, you are responsible for part of our annual 4 million tons of fuel oil purchases and spend of $2.5 billion
- You handle your own designated geographical area and are in permanent direct contact with all relevant stakeholders along the internal and external supply chain such as our 250 fleet captains, chartering and operations, legal, insurance or fleet management
- While negotiating and executing complex multi-million dollar fuel contracts and spot deals with our 100 international suppliers, you make sure that our commercial and operational excellence beats our global competitors every day
- Monitoring and analysing global economic indicators and markets and ensures that deliveries take place in a smooth, efficient, and cost-effective manner
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