Harbour Master – Harwich Haven Authority


Harwich Haven Authority have an exciting opportunity for a maritime professional who is looking for a new challenge and has the drive and energy to take up the role of Harbour Master at one of the UK’s largest trust ports. With approx. 4,800 commercial vessel movements per year, including the world’s largest ships in operation, and 10,000+ leisure vessels using the Haven waters, the Harbour Master’s focus will be on safe and efficient delivery of marine operations and the safety of our operational area.

You will join the Authority at a busy time as we look to futureproof and develop our business operations. As a member of the senior leadership team, you will play an integral role in delivering our organisation’s vision, which is aligned to influencing industry innovation, our ESG strategy and improved performance.

The Harbour Master, reporting directly to the CEO, will have responsibility, and be accountable for, the leadership of the marine function and the management of the marine operations resources, including the budget.

In addition to a competitive salary, we also offer a comprehensive benefits package and an individual bonus scheme that is based on performance.

We would welcome informal conversations about the role and interested candidates should call Sarah West, 07856 485 266.

For further information including Application details, a comprehensive Job Description and Person Specification, please go to: Harwich Harbour Master Vacancy

  • Salary negotiable depending on experience
  • Comprehensive benefits package
  • Relocation package available
  • Closing date 15 November 2022
  • Interview dates TBC