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Marine Adviser – Technical

The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) are recruiting a Marine Adviser – Technical.

This is a great opportunity to join the principal, global trade association for shipowners and influence the shape of shipping for the future.

It is an ideal position for either a seagoing engineer to start their career ashore, or an individual with maritime engineering knowledge to develop an advisory career within regulatory affairs.

This role will see you actively participate at IMO Committees and Sub-Committees, on behalf of ICS, where you will contribute to shaping future maritime regulatory requirements.  You will also contribute to the development of publications and guidance for Companies in matters of regulatory compliance associated with International Shipping.

Reporting to the Principal Director of Marine, you will be joining a great team of dedicated and enthusiastic individuals.  You will work with the Technical and Nautical Directors, and alongside other team members for the development and implementation of policy. There will also be the opportunity to work on other technical areas as required.

It is a position that will see you become expert on matters relating technical operations, safety, and environmental issues for the ICS.

Previous experience of working on board ships, as an engineer is preferred, but not essential.  However, you will be required to have demonstrable knowledge and understanding of marine engineering, environmental and technical operations.

You will be able to demonstrate your enthusiasm for the maritime industry, regulatory affairs, and policy implementation and your ability to write, and orally present information in English to an exceptional standard will be paramount to your success.

This is a full-time, permanent position and ICS are based in Seething Lane, London.  Flexible and hybrid working arrangements can be discussed, however regular attendance in London will be required.

Register your interest by contacting David Tubb – for further information and a full job description.

Closing date for applications and covering letters is Friday 26th August 2022

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