Route Analyst (Shipping) Job in Aberdeen
Job reference J16019

Route Analyst (Shipping)

  Aberdeen Permanent
Our well established client based in Aberdeen is looking to recruit a Route Analyst on a permanent basis.

Reporting to the Route Analyst Supervisor, the Route Analyst finds and communicates the optimum shipping route (safest, most time-efficient or fuel-efficient route) to protect the safety of the vessel, cargo and crew. The Route Analyst can research, assess and select the optimum shipping route for every ocean basin using a variety of tools and software programs to determine the optimum route, communicate it and respond to inquiries for climatologic and other information during the route from ship captains, companies/clients and sales offices. The Route Analyst also analyses and provides route comparisons and effectively communicates route selection. This position works rotating shifts.

Essential Requirements:
• Minimum B.S. degree or equivalent in Atmospheric Science/Meteorology or Physical Science or very high performance at RA Tech level
• Highly experienced in marine weather forecasting experience preferably as Navy or Air Force Weather Officer
• Ability to enter data accurately
• Proactive when it comes to problem solving
• Acute attention to detail
• Ability to take initiative and set or reorder priorities
• Ability to respond quickly to workflow fluctuations or changes in priorities and to meet deadlines accordingly
• Ability to work in an ambiguous and changing environment
• Ability to multi-task, use personal judgement and utilise strong decision-making skills
• Strong typing, analytical, and computer skills
• Able to work flexible rotating shifts

This is an exciting opportunity and begin a rewarding career; interested send your most up to date CV to today!