Demurrage Support Analyst in Houston, TX at DISYS

Date Posted: 5/23/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

DISYS is currently looking for a Demmurage Support Analyst for a contract position in Houston area. 
Demurrage and Claims provide professional oil and freight demurrage service to the various business desks: eg. Crude Supply and Trading, Motiva and Chemicals.
The role requires the incumbent to:
Prepare and negotiate with external customers’ demurrage claims for rail movements made by client Trading Canada, the aim being to maximize client recoveries and to minimize profit leakage from the business.
Ensure that any specific points and costs that may arise from these negotiations that are seen as structural to the deal are fed back to the business so that cost allowances can built into any future deals.
Main Activities:


Receive and negotiate (or reject) claims from Third Parties and railroads


Maintain a pro-active approach to the raising of and pursuit of claims and - as required pursue face to face negotiations with third party or affiliate customers


Advise Oil, Freight Traders, schedulers and associated Supply staff about the potential recovery of demurrage.


Maintain claim tracking spreadsheets and be responsible to Trading Book Holder for this activity.


Provide periodic reporting on rail demurrage position for key trading and supply stakeholders
Soft Skills


Self-starter and manages work well


Hungry to learn


Very organized with structuring work


Capable of communicating tough messages (to traders and leaders)


Strong communicator


Positive attitude


Has had experience in working in a fast-pace environment


Can think outside the box (would love to hear ideas for improvements)

Job Requirements


DISYS is currently looking for a Demmurage Support Analyst for a contract position in Houston area. 




Demurrage and Claims provide professional oil and freight demurrage service to the various business desks: eg. Crude Supply and Trading, Motiva and Chemicals.




The role requires the incumbent to:


Prepare and negotiate with external customers’ demurrage claims for rail movements made by client Trading Canada, the aim being to maximize client recoveries and to minimize profit leakage from the business.


Ensure that any specific points and costs that may arise from these negotiations that are seen as structural to the deal are fed back to the business so that cost allowances can built into any future deals.




Main Activities:



•        Receive and negotiate (or reject) claims from Third Parties and railroads



•        Maintain a pro-active approach to the raising of and pursuit of claims and - as required pursue face to face negotiations with third party or affiliate customers



•        Advise Oil, Freight Traders, schedulers and associated Supply staff about the potential recovery of demurrage.



•        Maintain claim tracking spreadsheets and be responsible to Trading Book Holder for this activity.



•        Provide periodic reporting on rail demurrage position for key trading and supply stakeholders




Soft Skills



•        Self-starter and manages work well



•        Hungry to learn



•        Very organized with structuring work



•        Capable of communicating tough messages (to traders and leaders)



•        Strong communicator



•        Positive attitude



•        Has had experience in working in a fast-pace environment



•        Can think outside the box (would love to hear ideas for improvements)

Digital Intelligence Systems, LLC. is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V. We do not discriminate against any employee or applicant because they inquired about, discussed, or disclosed compensation. Email recruitinghelp @ disys.com to contact us if you are an individual with a disability and require accommodation in the application process.