APL Fleet cost efficiency officer (M/F) in Marseille, France

CMA CGM, founded by Jacques R. Saadé, is a leading worldwide shipping group. Its 504 vessels call more than 420 ports in the world on all 5 continents. In 2017, they carried 18.9 million TEUs (twenty-foot equivalent units).

Now headed by Rodolphe Saadé, CMA CGM enjoys a continuous growth and keeps innovating to offer its customers new maritime, terrestrial, and logistical solutions.

With a presence in 160 countries and through its 755 agencies network, the Group employs more than 30,000 people worldwide, including 2,400 in its headquarters in Marseilles.


The current challenges of shipmanagement are safety, readiness, environmental protection and financial results.

Our leitmotiv is the industrialization of our organization and the digital migration.

Within the fleet department of CMA Ships, you integrate a team in charge of reducing the operating costs of the entire fleet of ship.


Within the team, under the responsibility of your supervisor, you will study, pilot and implement cost reduction projects (technical, operational).

  • Damage study and definition of the optimal financial maintenance plan.

  • Comparative analysis of the financial performance of vessels / Definition of improvement posts.

  • Comparative study of management costs according to classification societies / manufacturers.

-Process definition and template reporting to support maintenance migration by our embedded teams rather than external companies.

  • Establishment of standard technical specifications by series of ship for the preparation of technical stoppages.

  • You thus contribute to ensuring the proper implementation of current budgetary efforts.

Profile and skills:

Master's degree in engineering with a specialization in ship's technical management (ENSM, ENSTA, ENSAM, Seatech ...).

Knowledge of the technical environment of a valued ship.

Good English level required.

Interest for IT tools.

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