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Senior Project Manager - Houston

Houston, America

Take your project forwarding portfolio to the next level. If you are looking for new challenges where you can make a difference, whilst enhancing your capital project exposure then this might be the perfect opportunity. Blue Water Shipping is looking for a Project Manager to lead a fantastic new project based out of their office in Houston.

We Offer

As a Project Manager you will be part of a strong and dedicated team delivering complex transportation operations across a cradle to grave project.

You will join a company where personal welfare and professional development are corner stones. Blue Water Shipping is known for a great working environment, and our focus has always been to deliver this environment for our employee’s to maximize their potential whilst ensuring all employees enjoy a fantastic work and lifestyle balance.

Key Responsibilities

Our office in Houston is offering a wide range of logistics services to the Oil & Gas, Renewables and Industrial Project industries.  

Your responsibilities will include:

  • project management
  • managing project P/L’s and KPI’s against client expectations
  • taking part in the creation of Risk Assessments and Method Statements
  • lead and manage the operations team on the project coordinating a mix of shipments inclusive of sea charters, heavy lift and OOG movements
  • liaise and build a strong lasting client relationship
  • develop and maintain close relationships with a wide range for carriers/vendors
  • interface with internal and external stakeholders globally
  • actively support and engage in sales and business development through seeking further opportunities with the project owner
  • take active involvement in bid/tender response
Your profile

In order to succeed in this job, we expect you to have: 

  • several years of extensive experience in coordinating project forwarding solutions across capital projects
  • a good technical understanding 
  • the capability to manage timely execution of work
  • commercial focus, inclusive of strong skills surrounding KPI management
  • ability to build client relationships
  • solid network across vendors

Furthermore, we value that you:

  • can create trust in your relation with customers, business connections and colleagues
  • communicate fluently in English – Spanish would be an advantage 
  • enjoy building bridges in a cultural diverse environment
  • good interpersonal skills and able to work well with others in a fast-paced working environment 
  • are flexible, service-minded and customer-oriented
  • have a flair for IT and MS Office
Want to know more?

In case you have questions or simply want to know more about the position, do not hesitate to contact Denise Arnold at +1281 449 7447. 

To express your interest in the position or to find out more please submit a copy of your CV directly to our recruitment partners; Sovereign Business Resources Ltd.  Please contact Jason Dickens on +44208 216 3310 or at  

About Blue Water Shipping
Blue Water Shipping is a global provider of all logistics services in modern supply chain management. We move everything from a single pallet to entire oil rigs – but we are more than a traditional transport company.

We add value and create unique solutions including specialised IT-systems which can be integrated with our clients technology.

We have the right team of experts working in a safe environment and with a short line of command we are flexible and proactive in creating the best solutions to any challenge.

At Blue Water Shipping we constantly focus on developing our employees. This enables us us to always provide the best services for our clients worldwide. In Blue Water, you will be part of a large global network.