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ID:  503942

Auckland, NZ

Port Operations Officer

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Culture & Benefits:


Our culture is embodied by boldness, integrity, initiative and imagination. With those values at the core of our business, our workplace holds an upbeat and inspiring team who encourage you to thrive on the opportunity to innovate and adapt to the ever-changing processes within our Group network. 


In addition, CMA CGM offers a number of perks including:

  • Study leave and study reimbursement 
  • Flexible working options
  • Life Insurance benefits along with subsidized Health insurance
  • Opportunity to participate in volunteer initiatives  
  • Access to 3000+ learning resources and courses  
  • Opportunity for career development in Asia Pacific, Europe and other office locations globally


About the Role:


  • Permanent, full-time opportunity
  • Flexible working options including WFH
  • Career development opportunity in Asia Pacific, Europe and other office locations globally


We are now excited to get on board a Port Operations Officer to join our team in Auckland, New Zealand.


Reporting to the Port Operations Supervisor, this role is to monitor and report on all systems and processes relating to marine operational duties performed on behalf of Principals, identification and use of cost-effective services and industry best practice. 

Key responsibilities of the role will include:


  • Oversee the T/SHIP process of all International and Import Coastal shipments inside the New Zealand Operations scope
  • Update journey legs for Transhipments based on schedule changes and adjust plans as required 
  • Making and arrange bookings with our Third-Party Feeder partners, along with using the 3PF Module.
  • Monitor idles of T/SHIP’s at Transhipment Ports to avoid miss connections and avoidable storage being incurred
  • Communicate with Port of Loads for incorrect routing or info for bookings
  • Arrange Change of Destinations (COD) for T/SHIP units plus CEDO’s (Customs export delivery order) when required.
  • Answer questions from Port of Discharge or Port of Load (POD/POL) about T/SHIP delays
  • Liaise with Cargo Flow and manage T/SHIP capacity management
  • Check and follow up on storage invoices from Terminals or Third-Party Feeder partners.
  • Compile vessel daily schedules for internal use when required
  • Learn and understand other functions within the Operations team to be able to provide cover when others on leave
  • Provide assistance to the Port Operations Supervisor or National Operations & ILS Manager as and when required.
  • Understand and adhere to the principles of the Group’s Code of Ethics.

To succeed in this role, you will need:


  • Minimum 2 years in shipping operations.
  • Suitably qualified.
  • Good level of oral and written English language skills.
  • Ability to supervise and deploy resources to meet deadlines.
  • High level of knowledge of Excel spreadsheets and report writing.
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to build relationships with various stakeholders.
  • Customer oriented approach.
  • Ability to work as part of a team and help when required.
  • Good time management skills.
  • Ability to work in a pressurized environment and prioritize tasks.
  • Excellent attention to detail and problem-solving skills.


If you have the required skills, please APPLY NOW! 


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About Us:


CMA CGM Group Agencies (New Zealand) Limited is a wholly owned subsidiary of CMA CGM Worldwide Agencies (France) and represents the interests of CMA CGM throughout New Zealand. Operating from its headquarters in Auckland the company provides a full range of personalised and e-commerce solutions to all its customers nationwide including many of New Zealand’s premier exporters and importers and leading brands.


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