Ragged Edge Consulting Ltd - The Edge in Commercial Business Consulting and Specialist Recruitment

PORT OPERATIONS & TECHNOLOGY PROFESSIONAL

Ref : 1864
Based in : DONCASTER (WITH INTERNATIONAL TRAVEL) / Yorkshire & Humber
Salary : 55000-63000
Status : Permanent
Description :

Our client is part of an international Group of companies with revenues of around $8billion, and provides software and consultancy services to the port technology sector.


Due to ongoing growth they are now seeking to recruit an enthusiastic professional with experience of port operations and handling to work with their team on a number of exciting projects.


The successful candidate will ideally have a strong background in bulk cargoes and/or containers and have experience of or an interest in specifying and testing software functionality.


Working closely with the Product Owner, the post holder willsupport process analysis, develop written specifications for product backlog Items, perform user testing and sign off software for release into client environment to the best quality standards.


A strong team player but also comfortable with working on their own initiative, the successful candidate will have the following;


MSc or BSc degree


5 Years of relevant work experience


Technical mind-set


Critical, assertive and independent attitude


Firm understanding of stevedoring and terminal operating processes (or having a background in another complex logistic/operational environment)


Ability to work under (high) pressure


Flexibility regarding overseas travel


Vision to drive our software roadmap


Our client has a global customer base and therefore international travel will be required as well as attending and presenting at conferences and exhibitions. A confident personality is therefore paramount.

Benefits :

Excellent package available to the right candidate including generous salary (subject to experience).  In additional to expenses, an overnight allowance will also be paid when travelling.