Archive for the ‘Jobs’ Category

Japan’s austerity lessons, Gender Balance Index 2020 and more

Japan’s austerity lessons, Gender Balance Index 2020 and more
Japan’s austerity lessons, Gender Balance Index 2020 and more THE WEEKEND REVIEW  Latest opinion and analysis from OMFIF around the world  2-6 March 2020, Vol.11 Ed.8 Most-Read Commentary Japan’s austerity lessons: They say insanity is doing the same thing over and over but expecting...
March 7th, 2020 | Banking, HR, Jobs, Markets, Reports, Trade and Commerce | Read More

ESPO is looking for a Senior Policy Advisor in the field of environment, sustainable development, cruise and ferry

ESPO is looking for a Senior Policy Advisor in the field of environment, sustainable development, cruise and ferry
ESPO is looking for a Senior Policy Advisor in the field of environment, sustainable development, cruise and ferry 03 March 2020 – The European Sea Ports Organisation (ESPO) represents the port authorities, port associations and port administrations of the seaports of the 22 Member States of...
March 3rd, 2020 | Associations, Cruise Industry, Environment, Jobs, Ports & Terminals, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries | Read More

What Libra means for money creation, The dynamism of the US labour market

What Libra means for money creation, The dynamism of the US labour market
. What Libra means for money creation, The dynamism of the US labour market Commentary: What Libra means for money creation By John Nugée in London When Facebook announced its intentions last June to issue a digital currency, Libra, the official sector was muted in its initial response. However, much research...
February 6th, 2020 | Banking, Comment, Finance, HR, Jobs, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore | Read More

RMT calls for action now to protect safety and increase UK seafarer jobs on P&O Ferries from Hull

RMT calls for action now to protect safety and increase UK seafarer jobs on P&O Ferries from Hull
Mick Cash RMT calls for action now to protect safety and increase UK seafarer jobs on P&O Ferries from Hull Following Hull East MP Karl Turner’s exchange with the Prime Minister in the Commons today, seafarers’ union RMT responded to demand immediate Government action on ferry company P&O...
January 29th, 2020 | Jobs, Labour Disputes, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Rail, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries | Read More

International Chamber of Shipping Helps Industry Tackle Age Discrimination On Board Ships

International Chamber of Shipping Helps Industry Tackle Age Discrimination On Board Ships
Guidelines for Shipowners to Avoid Age Discrimination On Board Ships International Chamber of Shipping Helps Industry Tackle Age Discrimination On Board Ships Age discrimination is no joke, and can affect individuals of all ages in any field of work. The shipping industry is no different. The ILO...
January 16th, 2020 | Associations, Books, HR, International Chamber of Shipping, Jobs, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore | Read More

RMT sounds alarm over Stena Holyhead-Dublin service

RMT sounds alarm over Stena Holyhead-Dublin service
Mick Cash RMT SOUNDS ALARM OVER STENA HOLYHEAD-DUBLIN SERVICE  RMT raises alarm and demands guarantees from Stena Line over new ferry on key Holyhead to Dublin route   SEAFARER Union RMT today raised alarm over Stena Line’s decision to register new Holyhead-Dublin ferry Stena Estrid on the Cypriot...
December 18th, 2019 | Disputes, Flags, HR, Jobs, Labour Disputes, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries | Read More

RMT calls SOS 2020 Condor ferries protest in Portsmouth on 30th November

RMT calls SOS 2020 Condor ferries protest in Portsmouth on 30th November
Mick Cash RMT calls SOS 2020 Condor ferries protest in Portsmouth on 30th November Maritime union RMT has announced today that is calling a protest in Portsmouth targeting rogue operator Condor Ferries to highlight the company’s exploitative and anti-trade union business model. The call comes in the...
November 28th, 2019 | Jobs, Labour Disputes, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries | Read More

RMT welcomes Labour’s commitment to take action to end nationality-based discrimination in seafarer pay

RMT welcomes Labour’s commitment to take action to end nationality-based discrimination in seafarer pay
Mick Cash RMT welcomes Labour’s commitment to take action to end nationality-based discrimination in seafarer pay Maritime union RMT has today welcomed the commitment in Labour’s manifesto to take action to end nationality-based discrimination in seafarers pay. Currently the law treats the maritime...
November 21st, 2019 | HR, Jobs, Labour Disputes, Politics and Government, Rail | Read More

Seafarer survey shows internet access is a key benefit for senior staff

Seafarer survey shows internet access is a key benefit for senior staff
Henrik Jensen Seafarer survey shows internet access is a key benefit for senior staff Shipping companies should be aware that it is not only salary levels that determine which employer a seafarer selects – fringe benefits are playing an important role in attracting and keeping senior staff, a crew...
November 18th, 2019 | HR, Jobs, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training, Shipmanagement | Read More

Dachser opens new logistics center in Freiburg

Dachser opens new logistics center in Freiburg
from left to right: Peter Kraus, Logistics Manager, Ecomal Europe GmbH, Markus Riesterer, Director Gewerbepark Breisgau, Ralph Bartsch, General Contractor Unglehrt, Michael Gaudlitz General Manager Dachser Logistics Center Freiburg, Michael Schilling, COO Road Logistics Dachser and Thomas Hörmann, Head...
October 21st, 2019 | Jobs, Logistics | Read More

Listening across generations

Listening across generations
The first GAC Millennials Ideas Forum with participants across the globe was held in Dubai in late September 2019. Listening across generations Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 16 October 2019 – GAC has tapped into the psyche of its younger generation of employees to understand the issues that will drive...
October 16th, 2019 | Academia, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, HR, Jobs, Logistics, Maritime Education and Training, Ship Agencies | Read More

Danica welcomes Four Emerald And Four Diamond

Danica welcomes Four Emerald And Four Diamond
Henrik Jensen, Danica Managing Director Danica welcomes Four Emerald And Four Diamond Crew management specialist Danica Crewing Services is pleased to announce it has taken on the crew management of a further two bulk carrier vessels: the Four Emerald and the Four Diamond. The 33,392 dwt Four...
September 6th, 2019 | HR, Jobs, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore | Read More

Big tech gaining trust over governments, Future of finance jobs

Big tech gaining trust over governments, Future of finance jobs
. Big tech gaining trust over governments, Future of finance jobs Thursday 5 September 2019 Vol.10 Ed.36.3 Commentary: Big tech gaining trust over governments By Herbert Poenisch in Beijing Up until recently, there were doubts as to whether technology could garner the necessary trust to succeed in the...
September 5th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Finance, Jobs, Markets, Shipfinance, Technology | Read More

RMT protest Monday at Liverpool docks over pay and jobs

RMT protest Monday at Liverpool docks over pay and jobs
Mick Cash RMT protest Monday at Liverpool docks over pay and jobs  16th August 2019‎ CALLING NOTICE FROM RMT PRESS OFFICE RMT TO HOLD LIVERPOOL DOCKSIDE DEMONSTRATIONS ON MONDAY OVER PAY, RECRUITMENT AND JUSTICE ON FERRY CROSSINGS Maritime union RMT will be holding demonstrations in Liverpool on...
August 16th, 2019 | HR, Jobs, Labour Disputes, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore | Read More

Pacific Forum Fisheries Agency enacts new crew welfare regulations

Pacific Forum Fisheries Agency enacts new crew welfare regulations
. Pacific Forum Fisheries Agency enacts new crew welfare regulations London. UK. Human Rights at Sea is pleased to report that as of 23 May 2019, the 17 member State Pacific Forum Fisheries Agency (FFA) has enacted new agreed minimum terms and conditions in relation to crew employment conditions in...
August 8th, 2019 | Fisheries, HR, Jobs, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore | Read More

Seafarers Happiness Index Q2 – New Report

Seafarers Happiness Index Q2 – New Report
. Seafarers Happiness Index Q2 – New Report Seafarers working on board cruise ships and ferries among unhappiest in industry, new report shows The latest Seafarers Happiness Index report, published this week by The Mission to Seafarers, has revealed that seafarers working on board cruise ships...
August 7th, 2019 | Cruise Industry, Health and Safety, Jobs, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, P and I Clubs, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Safety and Security | Read More

RMT to hold Liverpool dockside demonstrations over pay, recruitment and justice on Ferry Crossings

RMT to hold Liverpool dockside demonstrations over pay, recruitment and justice on Ferry Crossings
Mick Cash RMT to hold Liverpool dockside demonstrations over pay, recruitment and justice on Ferry Crossings Maritime union RMT will be holding demonstrations in Liverpool highlighting the scandal of low pay, recruitment of UK and Irish Ratings, and the failure to redeploy our members who worked on P&O’s...
August 7th, 2019 | Health and Safety, HR, Jobs, Labour Disputes, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training, News, Safety and Security | Read More

Flying the Red Ensign to Signal the UK’s Dependence on Merchant Navy Seafarers

Flying the Red Ensign to Signal the UK’s Dependence on Merchant Navy Seafarers
Flying the Red Ensign to Signal the UK’s Dependence on Merchant Navy Seafarers  Seafarers UK is asking owners of flagpoles throughout the island nation to raise awareness of Merchant Navy seafarers by flying a Red Ensign ashore on Merchant Navy Day, Tuesday 3 September 2019.  Continuing its campaign...
August 6th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Charity, Communication, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, HR, Jobs, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore | Read More

Seafarers working on Cruise Ships and Ferries among unhappiest in industry, new report shows

Seafarers working on Cruise Ships and Ferries among unhappiest in industry, new report shows
Seafarers working on Cruise Ships and Ferries among unhappiest in industry, new report shows Seafarer happiness levels across tanker, bulk carriers and container ship sectors close to global average this quarter LONDON, 5 August 2019 – The latest Seafarers Happiness Index report, published today by...
August 5th, 2019 | Charity, Cruise Ferry, Health and Safety, HR, Jobs, Markets, P and I Clubs, Reports, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Safety and Security | Read More

Tips for employers to ensure diversity

Tips for employers to ensure diversity
Teresa Peacock  Tips for employers to ensure diveristy by Teresa Peacock, Managing Director, Spinnaker Global Recruitment Earlier in the year, I blogged about being part of the Women and Work All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) and how they are examining the role of women in the workforce. The APPG...
April 30th, 2019 | Comment, HR, Jobs, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

New funding to support Women into Maritime Careers

New funding to support Women into Maritime Careers
Nusrat Ghani MP, Maritime Minister  More young women will be encouraged to embark on a career at sea thanks to new funding announced on International Women’s Day (Friday 8 March) by Maritime Minister Nusrat Ghani.  Educational charity, the 1851 Trust, has been given £100,000 by the Department for...
March 8th, 2019 | Jobs, News, People and Places, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

One in five central banks has no women in senior positions

One in five central banks has no women in senior positions
Danae Kyriakopoulou One in five central banks has no women in senior positions Central banks’ Gender Balance Index score is 25%, a six-percentage-point increase from 2018 Out of 173 central banks globally, only 14 are headed by women Thirty-five – 20% of the total – central banks have no women...
March 7th, 2019 | Banking, HR, Jobs | Read More

EU and Britain: Pinnacle of paradoxes, Gender balance across financial institutions

EU and Britain: Pinnacle of paradoxes, Gender balance across financial institutions
British PM Theresa May Commentary: EU and Britain: Pinnacle of paradoxes By David Marsh in London Once again, Theresa May’s enemies are riding in droves to her rescue. A deal now looks probable for Britain to leave the EU (with a transition period) at the end of March or soon afterwards. The machinations...
February 28th, 2019 | Banking, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Finance, HR, Jobs | Read More

Flying the flag for seafarer training and recruitment…

Flying the flag for seafarer training and recruitment…
Captain Nishant Kumar on an offshore project. Flying the flag for seafarer training and recruitment: Capt Nishant Kumar of Anglo-Eastern and the Blue MBA Class of 2019 Capt Nishant Kumar is an advocate of ‘balance’ in two key areas of the maritime sector. He urges a balanced approach to the onset...
February 26th, 2019 | Academia, Featured, Insight, Jobs, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training, Person Profiles | Read More

Nusrat Ghani MP announced as Maritime HR Conference Keynote Speaker

Nusrat Ghani MP announced as Maritime HR Conference Keynote Speaker
Nusrat Ghani MP, Minister for Shipping Minister for Maritime Nusrat Ghani MP announced as Keynote Speaker of the 2019 Maritime HR Conference The Spinnaker Global Maritime HR Conference is taking place in London in May 2019, where Minister for Maritime Nusrat Ghani MP will be a Keynote Speaker. “We...
February 26th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, HR, Jobs, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training | Read More