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[Met-jobs] Shipping Forecaster. StormGeo Ltd - Aberdeen

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Date Fri, 19 Apr 2013 07:14:00 +0200

Vacancy: Shipping Forecaster (SWCABZ-SRA0413)

Location: Aberdeen, Scotland and other StormGeo locations

Closing Date:  15 May 2013

Salary: Very Competitive, plus additional benefits


About StormGeo

StormGeo was established in 1997 and is a fast expanding global weather services provider. Employing more than 150 skilled professionals, we provide advanced solutions in the offshore, shipping, renewable energy and media industries. Through continuously developing and improving our market knowledge, products and forecasting quality, we shall provide our partners and customers with a competitive edge, resulting in becoming the No. 1 provider of decision support for weather sensitive operations. StormGeo covers all geographical areas in the world on a 24/7 basis and has offices in Bergen (HQ), Oslo, Stavanger, Stockholm, Copenhagen, Aberdeen, Hamburg, Baku, Dubai, Rio, Houston and Singapore. Read more at and

The Vacancy

Due to continued expansion we now require experienced forecasters or maritime professionals to work from our Aberdeen office and other StormGeo locations. We are searching for candidates (multiple positions are available for the correct applicants) with demonstrable skill in provision of weather routing services to the shipping industry. Experience with ‘End of Voyage’ performance reports would be considered and advantage. The successful candidates will become members of a vibrant and growing international team which offers real possibilities for personal and professional development.

Essential Requirements:

·         Formal qualification in Meteorology or relevant maritime experience.

·         Minimum two years of relevant experience

·         Detail orientated with excellent written and verbal communication skills

·         Demonstrable interest in the marine and shipping industries

·         Ability and experience working within a fast paced team environment

·         Fluency in both written and spoken English

Preferred Requirements:

·         Forecasting experience in marine and tropical meteorology

·         Experience in vessel route analysis and route design

·         Experience in production  of end of voyage reports and analyses (EOV/PVA)

Applicants considered for a position in our Aberdeen office must be qualified to work in the UK and must outline how they meet this requirement in their application. However, given our rapid expansion into the global market, we are considering additional locations and we encourage applications from all candidates who meet the requirements above.

This is an exciting opportunity to join our shipping team; interested applicants should send a detailed copy of your C.V. (Résumé) and a covering letter to

Please include the job reference SWCABZ-SRA0413 when responding to this advertisement.



StormGeo Ltd


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