Head of Marine at Survey Association of 1914 A/S

1st August 2022 


About the position

You will be overall responsible for the operation and activities of Survey Association's Marine Department, which includes marine technical support and surveying for insurance companies, broker and ship owners/managers worldwide.  You will report directly to the CEO and be part of the executive team.

Further reponsibilities

  • Responsible for day to day operations/marine surveying worldwide
  • P&L resposiblility for the Marine Department
  • Responsible for management of Marine associates and franchisees worldwide
  • In charge of executing and further developing Survey Associations Marine Strategy
  • You're expected to have between 60-70 revenue days per year yourself
  • Maintaining existing and developing new clients, within marine insurance and ship owning/managing

It is expected that you are available 24/7 due to the often urgent nature of our work with casualties and incients. In return you get an independent, exciting, and challenging job.

We offer:

A challenging and rewarding management position with global reach. You will have the possibility of continuous professional and personal development within an informal, open, dynamic, and sometimes hectic environment.

This position is based in Copenhagen but with a free working frame. We offer a good working environment as well as a competitive compensation package.


You must be a skilled marine engineer or naval architect with preferably min. 10 years of shore experience in relevant roles.

On a personal level, we expect you to be passionate about leadership, with an open and positive attitude. You promote a strong safety culture and have strong commercial understanding. You have experience in working with many different stakeholders such as class societies, Insurance companies, ship owners, clients, subcontractors etc.

The right candidate will have a strong focus on delivering high quality work and be capable of working independently as well as being part of a team.

If you have questions regarding this position, please contact CEO Henrik Uth at or +4530352950

About Survey Association:

Survey Association Ltd has been in business since 1914, operating as an independent marine surveying company and working for insurance companies, ship owners, MODU contractors, oil majors etc. see also