Bunker Trader (Singapore)

We are looking for bunker trader to join the Bunker Trading team.

Summary of Responsibilities:

  • Conducting market research to identify prospective new customers and winning new business in the Japan market
  • Marketing Integr8 to 3rd party customers
  • Bunker sales for a range of third party customers
  • Planning ideal bunkering ports for the voyage the vessel is planning
  • Liaising daily with existing 3rd party customers
  • Liaising daily with suppliers
  • Maintaining and improving the Bunker Trading Platform
  • Man the broker/trading desk and liaise with customers, suppliers and transport companies
  • Handle and counter claims
  • Follow up on deals, customer payments, invoicing
  • Ad-hoc projects and tasks

Skills and experience:

  • At least 10 years’ experience as a bunker trader
  • Proven ability to develop business
  • Ability to bring in business from the outset
  • Strong sales track record
  • Shipping experience e.g.: in operations or chartering would be an advantage
  • Ability to speak and write Japanese language fluently

Bunker Purchaser (Singapore)

We are looking for bunker purchaser to join Bunker Trading team in Singapore.

Core purpose of the role:

To liaise with Japanese / Korean suppliers regarding the supply of bunker fuel and to manage, build and maintain business relationships with current and potential suppliers.

Summary of responsibilities:

  • Liaising daily with suppliers
  • Managing and maintaining supplier relationships and improve supplier support
  • Coordinating with supply teams for all other offices
  • Sending Deal recaps / trade confirmations
  • Helping Maintaining index/spreads etc with Integr8 analysts
  • Setting up new supplier credit lines
  • Purchasing for the Navig8 and other internal fleet
  • Buying from suppliers for 3rd party traded volume
  • Working profitable supplier contracts to assist sales team to pitch to clients

Skills and experience

  • Ideally 3 -5 years’ experience as an ex-wharf / bunker trader
  • Proven ability to develop business
  • Meticulous and organized and disciplined
  • Strong supply network in the region
  • Other shipping experience e.g. in operations or chartering would be an advantage
  • Ability to speak and write Japanese / Korean fluently

Operations Executive (Singapore)

We are looking for operations executive to join the Bunker Operations team in Singapore.

Core purpose of the role:

Deliver a superior service to our Japanese/Korean clients in the form of seamless supply chain from time of fixing a stem to invoice paid.

Summary of responsibilities:

  • Update daily indications/report and send out
  • Update bulletin board daily with indications for Navig8
  • Obtain ETA updates from customers/agents
  • Obtain supplier expected time of deliveries and advise clients of same
  • Assisting traders when issues occur during deliveries
  • Push suppliers/agents for Statement of Facts and share with clients/Navig8
  • Update vessel laycan if vessel ETA shifts
  • Updates of claims and pushing traders for resolution
  • Coordinate with accounting on invoicing
  • Proactively advise stakeholders of operational issues immediately when they occur
  • Any other tasks that may be required from time to time

Skills and experience

  • Ideally 3 -5 years’ experience within the bunker trading industry
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Very strong proficiency in Excel and PowerPoint
  • Strong organisational skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Keen interest in shipping and the fuel markets
  • Ability to speak and write Japanese/Korean fluently

Clyde joins Navig8 commercially managed fleet

We are delighted to announce that Navig8 has entered into a new commercial management agreement with Prime Bulk. They have committed the first vessel, Clyde, to our commercially managed fleet, delivered on 10th June 2022.


Vessel: Clyde

Yard: New Century

Delivery: June 2022

Deadweight: 73,400