Shipping & Energy News Reporter

ENGINE seeks an agile and ambitious reporter to cover global shipping, energy and bunkering markets.

For a senior journalist this is an exciting opportunity to join a small team covering the whole world. You will get unique insights into the drastic changes we are witnessing in global energy markets, as the world recovers from the pandemic, and as the global fleet plans for upcoming decarbonisation targets. You will join a team that is working to make opaque bunker fuel markets more transparent through hard news stories and analysis. The position will be based in India, either working from our Mumbai office or remotely.

 Responsibilities

  • Report news stories on the shipping industry and global energy markets
  • Develop good rapport with contacts to gather and report accurate and unique content
  • Write factually correct and succinct news stories about global bunker fuel markets
  • Report stories from press releases, webinars and events in the global energy and shipping industries
  • Write scheduled and off-diary stories for ENGINE’s newsfeed and social media pages
  • Conduct interviews with bunker and shipping industry experts
  • Meet rolling deadlines and file grammatically sound and clean copy
  • Structure and maintain spreadsheets to compare bunker fuel prices and other relevant info to write up stories from
  • Spot trends in bunker fuel pricing, quality, supply and demand
  • Back up news articles and other content with notes
  • Dig up and pitch stories, and communicate effectively with the rest of the ENGINE team

 Experience

  • A university graduate with a strong degree or diploma in journalism, energy or shipping
  • 2-5 years of experience from a news media outlet, preferably an internationally focused newsroom or publication
  • Know how to find interesting story angles and write up articles based on press releases and interviews
  • Be able to gather information from various sources and combine it into clear and succinct news stories

 Key skills

  • Excellent English proficiency and writing ability
  • Ability to meet deadlines given during fast-paced news days
  • Strong communication and teamwork skills
  • Numerical literacy
  • Integrity and accuracy
  • Ability to work with teammates to solve problems
  • Analytical and computing skills

 About ENGINE

ENGINE is revolutionising marine fuel information. Since its launch last year, ENGINE has grown into a market-leading platform for people to access information about marine fuels. The platform is constantly pushing boundaries in a notoriously opaque market. For decades marine fuel buyers have been in the dark, trying to catch up with scattered and transient information from ports around the world. ENGINE brings shipowners together for more transparency in the bunker market.

Senior Data Analyst (India)

Responsibilities

  • Take ownership of customer data in the CRM and data in a number of other systems, ensuring it is accurate, relevant and structured
  • Develop data queries and dashboards to identify data irregularities and work with the data team to address them
  • Ensuring the links between internal systems are working well
  • Help maintain software integrity, spotting bugs and errors, investigating and reporting them
  • Mentor and support the data entry team

Skills

  • Excellent English, communication and interpersonal skills, the position will require working with different parties and often different interests
  • Exceptional attention to detail, curiosity, ability to go beyond ‘scratching the surface’
  • Quick learner: would need to understanding complex problems and functions of the business and how software relates to these
  • Ability to thrive in a fast paced environment, often with little or no structure and supervision
  • Past experience mentoring and supporting a team
  • Experience building dashboards in Tableau or alternative BI programme
  • Experience building SQL queries, understanding of data structures and databases
  • Confident user of MS Office
  • Desirable but not essential experience with Hubspot or another CRM
  • Desirable but not essential experience with Python (pandas)

Education

  • Educated to a degree level in Data Management, Analytics or alternatively 4-5 years working in data and analytics

Company Information

Integr8 is one of the fastest growing companies in the marine fuel space and provides back to back Bunker Trading services to over 650 customers. Integr8 forms part of the larger group Navig8 which is the worlds largest independent pool and commercial management company with offices based in the UK, US, EMEA and Asia Pac.

ENGINE is revolutionising marine fuel information. Since its launch last year, ENGINE has grown into a market-leading platform for people to access information about marine fuels. The platform is constantly pushing boundaries in a notoriously opaque market. For decades marine fuel buyers have been in the dark, trying to catch up with scattered and transient information from ports around the world. ENGINE brings shipowners together for more transparency in the bunker market.

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 (Mumbai)

We are looking for operations executive to join Tanker Operations team in Mumbai.

Core purpose of the role: To co-ordinate the day to day operational activities of voyage and time chartered tankers.

Responsibilities:

  • Ensure compliance with agreed charterparty terms
  • Oversee agency appointments
  • Communicate with charterers, brokers, agents and vessels regarding voyage orders and vessel itineraries
  • Handle letters of indemnities
  • Monitor vessel movement and voyage performances
  • Review vessel stowage and tank cleaning plans
  • Support Chartering desk in pre fixture documentation
  • Liaise with owners regarding oil major approvals
  • Support claims team with claims related queries

Skills and experience:

  • Shore based shipping operator / Ops Executive experience
  • Sound commercial awareness

C# Backend Developer (Mumbai)

We are looking for back-end developers to join our team of developers in a multinational tanker company. The role involves working on a variety of projects of varying sizes, writing back-end code, including console apps, services and APIs (using ASP.Net Core). We develop both internal backend systems and customer-facing applications. The majority of our work is hosted on-premises and not on any cloud infrastructure.

The ideal candidate will need to demonstrate a good knowledge of SQL and databases; a lot of what we do revolves around data so it’s necessary to have a good SQL foundation. The ideal candidate should be proficient in the C# language, the .NET Framework and possess good OO design skills. We are looking for an enthusiastic developer who has an approachable and supportive personality to complement existing, friendly and open team of developers.

Our development team is based in both Singapore and Mumbai; this role is based in Mumbai. The role is expected to work in the office on Monday to Thursday, with Friday being an optional work-from-home day.

Core purpose of the role: The role involves working on a variety of projects of varying sizes, writing back-end code, including console apps, services and APIs (using ASP.Net Core). We develop both internal backend systems and customer-facing applications. The majority of our work is hosted on-premises and not on any cloud infrastructure.

Responsibilities:

  • Participate in requirements analysis.
  • Collaborate with internal teams to produce software design and architecture.
  • Write clean, scalable code using C# and .NET frameworks.
  • Test and deploy applications and systems.
  • Revise, update, refactor and debug code.
  • Improve existing software.
  • Develop documentation throughout the software development life cycle (SDLC).
  • Serve as an expert on applications and provide technical support.

Skills and experience:

  • Proficient in C#, with a good knowledge of its ecosystems and familiarity with the .NET framework, ideally including some exposure to ASP.Net Core.
  • Proven experience as a .NET Developer or Application Developer.
  • Good understanding of SQL and Relational Databases, specifically Microsoft SQL Server.
  • Experience designing, developing and creating RESTful web services and APIs.
  • Basic know how of Agile process and practices.
  • Good understanding of object-oriented programming.
  • Good understanding of concurrent programming.
  • Sound knowledge of application architecture and design.
  • Excellent problem solving and analytical skills.
  • Effective Operational Proficiency in English, working with team members in Singapore, the ability to communicate effectively via email and Video Conference, is extremely important.

Frontend Developer (Mumbai)

We are looking for front-end developers to join our team of developers in a multinational tanker company. The role involves working on a variety of projects of varying sizes; we develop both internal backend systems and customer-facing applications.

The ideal candidate should be proficient in JavaScript/TypeScript, SASS, HTML5 and web frameworks, preferably Angular, which is what we use. We are looking for an enthusiastic developer who has an approachable and supportive personality to complement existing, friendly and open team of developers.

Our development team is based in both Singapore and Mumbai; this role is based in Mumbai. The role is expected to work in the office on Monday to Thursday, with Friday being an optional work-from-home day.

 Core purpose of the role: The role involves working on a variety of projects of varying sizes; we develop both internal backend systems and customer-facing applications

 Responsibilities:

  • Work with the designers to create user-centric websites, mobile applications and digital assets.
  • Translate designs into high quality code using modern JavaScript, HTML5 and CSS3.
  • Work with the Back-End developers to implement software interface and functionality
  • Build intuitive, rich and functional user interfaces using dynamic web presentation technology.
  • Develop new user-facing features for both web and mobile devices
  • Ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs
  • Optimise application for maximum speed, reliability and scalability
  • Collaborate with other team members
  • Support and maintain existing applications
  • Participate in requirements analysis.

Skills and experience:

  • 4+ years’ web development experience required
  • Proficient knowledge of JavaScript/TypeScript, SASS, HTML5 and web frameworks, preferably Angular
  • Good understanding of asynchronous programming, e.g. partial page updates and AJAX
  • In-depth understanding of software development processes (design, development and deployment)
  • Proficient understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues and ways to work around them
  • Familiarity with testing and debugging applications
  • Excellent problem solving and analytical skills.
  • Basic knowledge of source control methodologies, such as Git
  • Ability to work and thrive in a fast-paced environment, learn rapidly and apply diverse web technologies and techniques