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Do you have passion for the green agenda within the maritime industry? Do you want to become a valued member of the Sustainable Fuels Centre of Excellence and set your mark on our journey in transitioning towards a more sustainable and greener future, then you might be just the New Fuels Technical Operations Manager we are looking for!

Reporting to and supporting the Head of Sustainable Operations, our New Fuels Technical Operations Manager will be a key stakeholder in executing and driving various strategic initiatives in our journey towards a greener maritime industry. Bunker Holding expects to play a leading role in the energy transition towards sustainable and zero-emission fuels and we are looking for a driven, passionate professional, who with market leading operations expertise, combined with a commercial mindset can navigate the waters of this ever-changing industry.

An expert profile with first hand technical and operational experience, combined with an ability to navigate the rapidly evolving arena of green fuels
The New Fuels Technical Operations Manager will play a key role in ensuring that the world’s leading supplier of marine fuels has the operational know how to safely deliver a broad range of green fuels to our global customer base.  As such, you will bring deep knowledge and first-hand experience in the operation of gas barges and the technical and regulatory intricacies connected with their safe operation. In addition to your operational expertise, you will also possess a capacity for considering the technical and regulatory challenges around the commercialization of new marine fuels. As such, it is expected that you will participate in numerous initiatives, conferences, as well as playing a leading role in relevant industry working groups.

Professional and personal skills:
We expect you to have minimum 7 years’ experience in the operations of LNG bunker vessels or small gas carriers, preferably in a senior role. In addition to your operational experience in LNG bunkering, a pre-existing knowledge of the handling of methanol or ammonia will be extremely important.

Furthermore, you have:

  • A personable nature and an open-minded disposition with a willingness to do what’s needed to get the job done
  • Great stakeholder management skills
  • Evidence of engaging closely with customers/partners
  • Experience with building up a new operations desk considered a plus


A profile who can drive our agenda
You get energy from driving results and is strong at setting priorities, delivering goals and meeting deadlines. Experience in communicating with and gaining buy-in from a broad range of stakeholders such as senior business leaders, peers, global partners, and team members to achieve business goals are key to success. You have the ability to anticipate and interpret market changes as well as envision future trends to leverage into business opportunities.

Areas of responsibilities

  • First-hand experience in the scheduling and day to day operations of cryogenic bunker barges
  • Experience in carrying out LNG barge ship-to-ship compatibility assessments
  • Experience connected to securing LNG bunker licences in ports
  • Experience participating in HAZID/HAZOP workshops with end users/port authorities/key local stakeholders.
  • Experience participating in industry working groups
  • Ability to participate in customer facing meetings with commercial, technical and operations teams.

Want to join the team and help shape the future
If you can see yourself taking on the above-mentioned tasks, motivating and driving the right team who can work together towards a common goal, then please send in your application now.

If you should have any additional questions to the position, before applying, please do not hesitate to reach out to Global Director – Sustainable Fuels, Valerie Ahrens at

Remember that above description of the position is the ideal requirements for a candidate, however we strongly believe in inclusion and diversity, for which reason we encourage you to apply even if you don’t meet all requirements.

Please apply for the position by sending your CV and cover letter. We process applications on a continuous basis, which is why we encourage you to send your application as soon as possible.

We look forward to hearing from you!


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