Oil and Gas: OSV Fleet Manager at BOURBON

BOURBON offers to major, international, and national oil & gas companies a vast range of marine services through 2 activities: Marine services and Subsea services. Our mission is to develop a sustainable relationship with all our stakeholders based on trust and the quality of our services to provide safe, reliable and cost effective solutions in accordance with all applicable laws, regulations and specific code of ethics.

Job Title: OSV Fleet Manager

1) To deliver the Offshore Support Vessels (OSV) fleet management service, which includes:

  • Guarantee  the best HSE & operational standards
  • Guarantee the highest technical availability of the fleet
  • Ensure that vessels are operated by highly qualified crews
  • Optimize cost effectiveness
  • The main point of focus shall be to reach the highest client satisfaction at best cost.The OSV fleet management is ruled by the ship management agreement with contracting companies.

2) To deliver the LSA services, which include:
  • Logistics services to BINL and other affiliates vessels
  • Technical support to BINL and other affiliates vessels
  • This service is ruled by the Logisitics service agreement (LSA)

3) To supervise HSE department which leads HSE through all BINL activities.

To supervise the fleet management team, with a permanent focus on Cost optimization. It includes :

  • To operate the vessels in a cost effective manner.
  • To lead the preparation of OSV budgets
  • To ensure budget follow up and cost monitoring.
To ensure that insurances claims for OSV are properly followed up.
To ensure efficient coordination with marketing teams by:

  • Ensuring formal and timely handovers as per contract deployment form.
  • Collating feedback on each client requirements and difficulties to put vessels ON HIRE, in order to ensure a continuous improvement in contract deployment.
  • Sharing constraints regarding maintenance of vessels to optimize planning and utilization rate

To ensure permanent and smooth coordination with contract management by:

  • Promoting transparent communication between operations, contract and vessels.
  • Promoting client-oriented behaviours among his teams and crews.

To provide support to any queries from Business Management Director who acts as client satisfaction process owner.

  • CFF scores
  • Client complaints and awards

To manage interface and coordination with all other related departments (HSE, procurement, quality, HR, crewing…)

  • Manage relations between his team and other departments
  • Escalate to other head of departments or MD  in case of blockage or difficulties
  • Propose process changes to facilitates smooth and efficient service delivery.

To ensure records as per procedure and lead reporting OSV Fleet management activity:

  • Internal BINL report
  • Contracting company ship management quarterly report
  • OSV fleet management report to corporate.


  • Oil and Gas Industry and Operations Management 
  • Fluent English
  • Computer knowledge
  • Bourbon Systems in addition to MS Office
Location: Port Harcourt 

Closing Date
Not Specified


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