Director of Operations, Offshore

Ref No. EMP454066
Benefits Competitive benefits and full relocation
Location Saint John, Canada
Job type Permanent
Job Status Applicants Required


Are you experienced in marine technical / offshore shipping with strong people management and customer management skills? This could be the position for you.


Previous extensive leadership experience in a similar environment

The Job

Nestled in Canada's oldest incorporated city on the scenic Maritime East Coast; our Client are a reliable and experiened marine transportation company.

The Director of Operations, Offshore will be responsible to lead and direct the offshore and seafaring business units, which includes a number of direct and indirect reports as well as a fleet of Multi-Functional Platform Supply Vessels (AHTS), Tugs and Barges and Anchor Handling Tug and Support Vessels (AHTS).

As a member of the Leadership team, key responsibilities include:

  • Overseeing and accountability for the entire offshore business sector
  • Developing new business and maximising growth, working to enhance profitability and manage customer accounts
  • Liaison with all key stakeholders, including seafaring teams and regular reporting with the Business Owner

Experience and requirements:

  • Bachelors degree in a relevant sector is required; an MBA would be an asset
  • Proven marine industry leadership experience is essential

Why apply?

This marine transportation company is part of a large Group of Companies, providing extensive and customized transportation solutions to high-profile companies across the World. This is a brand new position, offering the successful candidate full relocation to live and work in Canada, with the opportunity to shape the future of this business.

About me:

With over 8 years' experience in marine recruitment here at Matchtech, I have personally supported over 50 families in their move to Canada in the last 6 years. Having lived abroad as a child and into adulthood, I know first hand how daunting it can be to transform your life and consider relocating. For more information, contact me on:

T: +44 (0) 1489 898136



We thank everyone for their interest in this opportunity - only those selected for next steps will be contacted.

Matchtech acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc.

Gattaca Plc provides support services to Matchtech and may assist with processing your application.

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