Airswift-AzTechno is looking for a Marine Assurance Advisor


Position Title: Marine Assurance Advisor



  • Provide marine expertise to the management of the offshore installation activities, selection and suitability of marine spread in accordance with project and regional marine standards.  
  • Participates in regular site inspections, vessel assurance and auditing task for the project marine spread.
  • Monitor’s vessel performance and conformance to ensure that all relevant requirements are complied with in terms of CLIENT  procedures and practices, Classification Society and State Marine Administration requirements
  • Provides support to offshore operations during critical installation activities, commissioning, and mobilisation periods.
  • Leads the review and approval process for project documentation involving marine operations.
  • Manages the Self Verification and Oversight (SV&O) process on auxiliary vessels.
  • Following confirmation from asset team, provide return to work assurance after marine spread incident or break down.
  • Review and approves Contractor and Vessel Owner marine key personnel.


  • Ensure compliance of marine spread to Class, Flag, SOLAS and applicable codes and standards.
  • Ensures that all marine audits and resulting actions are tracked using the company provided system.
  • Ensure marine spread is manned adequately and maintained operationally.
  • Ensure risks (and RAPs) related to marine vessels are mitigated through specific mitigations and action plans.

Academic / Experience requirements

  • Class 1 Master Mariner or Class 1 Engineer certificate.
  • At least 5 years’ experience of marine operations in offshore industry.
  • Extensive knowledge of towing and anchor handling operations.
  • Fluent in Azerbaijani and English.
  • Proficient in computer use and Microsoft Office.

Preferred additional requirements

  • DP operator certified
  • OVID registered surveyor

Interface Management

  • Performance management of Contractor marine team
  • Performance management of vessel’s Owner with regards to vessel compliance and adequate manning of the marine spread
  • Monitor contractor’s reporting and investigate any anomalies
  • Ensure that lessons learned are appropriately considered in the selection and management of the marine spread
  • Review installation contractor’s technical proposals for marine operations and off-shore spread specifications to ensure they meet the requirements for offshore installation activities.
  • Create and encourage teamworking and harmony.
  • Ensure liaison with vessel crew is maintained and their input maximised.
  • Lead by example in HSE, Quality and open communication with team and Contractors.
  • Provide input to Assurance Manager Risk Register

CV submission closing date is 22 of October 2021.

CVs to be submitted to [email protected]