Principal / Senior Consultant

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Job description

Maritime Advisory is providing support to customers in the Maritime industry globally in their efforts to make the right decisions to achieve profitable and sustainable results. We are a leading provider of services and products to the Maritime industry having the capabilities, experience, and track record to deliver high value assurance, mobilizing the full potential of customers’ assets and operations, putting technical matters and business decisions into meaningful context to achieve optimal results. Maritime Advisory combines deep domain expertise with an understanding of the industry and its stakeholders to assist customers tackle the transformations in the industry and ensure safe, digital and sustainable solutions.

Life Cycle Management supports maritime customers with technical & commercial advisory to build and operate their assets efficiently, safely and in compliance with rules and regulations. This includes due diligence, regulatory gap assessments, technology qualification and new build advisory services. Typical segments include offshore wind, gas carriers, alternative fuels and new technologies for GHG emission reductions.

Our team regularly act as an independent engineer to lenders, owners and investors for technical evaluations in transactions. Our analysis contributes to risk reduction, increased value, and lower transaction costs. Due to a high workload in our due diligence services, we are seeking to hire an enthusiastic and motivated principal / senior resource with surveyor experience from fleet in service to join our Life Cycle section in Høvik/Oslo.

Typical projects may include:

  • Technical due diligence related to transactions in the maritime industry
  • Technology qualification
  • Regulatory compliance review and advisory
  • Strategic advisory related to decarbonization, digitization and safety in newbuilding and retrofits
  • Useful economic life and retirement analysis of fleets and vessels


As a Principal / Senior Consultant, you will be performing the following tasks as part of a highly motivated team:

  • Work collaboratively across multiple organizations and as part of the DNV Maritime Advisory network to deliver projects across a range of practices and competences.
  • Work effectively and cooperatively as a team member with a wide variety of internal and external peers and clients.
  • Adapt well to the needs and expectations of a variety of customers.
  • Profile DNV’s Advisory experience and capabilities to current and potential Maritime clients.
  • Assist in marketing, sales and business development for our regional customers.
  • Willingness to travel at short notice
  • Conduct site and vessel inspections as an integral part of our advisory services

Position Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in a related field (E.G. Naval Architect or Marine Engineering) is required. Master's degree is preferred
  • We are looking for a candidate with
    • previous experience as surveyor in fleet in service or alternatively an approval engineer with site experience
    • good knowledge of maritime / offshore rules and regulations
  • International experience is a plus
  • Ability to apply knowledge and analytical skills to solve complex technical challenges and work on several projects in parallel
  • Self-propelled and energetic
  • Quality centered and accurate
  • Excellent team player
  • Creative and innovative with the ability to approach challenges from different angle
  • Strong written and verbal English communication skills

We offer:

  • A meaningful job with one of Norway’s most attractive employers
  • Strong company culture with emphasis on competence development
  • Great colleagues who value teamwork and support
  • Attractive total compensation package
  • 6 weeks annual vacation
  • International working environment
  • Flexible working hours and focus on work/life balance
  • Interesting and challenging projects, both national and international
  • Be part of a world-leading company that has a global reach with more than 12 000 employees around to world and is headquartered in Norway.
  • The possibility to grow and develop your competencies and ambitions within DNV
  • Close access to the sea and surrounding park with possibility for different outdoor activities
  • Free shuttle bus from Sandvika and Skøyen

Contact info:

For more information please contact Hans Petter Ellingsen, Head of Section at +47 476 75 638.

Please be informed you may be requested to provide DNV with additional documents for a background check.

Interviews will be held on ongoing basis.

Company & Business Area Description

DNV is the independent expert in risk management and assurance, with almost 12,000 employees operating in more than 100 countries. Through our broad experience and deep expertise we advance safety and sustainable performance, set industry benchmarks, and inspire and invent solutions.

We are the world’s leading classification society and a recognized advisor for the maritime industry. We enhance safety, quality, energy efficiency and environmental performance of the global shipping industry – across all vessel types and offshore structures. We invest heavily in research and development to find solutions, together with the industry, that address strategic, operational or regulatory challenges.

Equal Opportunity Statement

DNV is an Equal Opportunity Employer and gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to gender, religion, race, national or ethnic origin, cultural background, social group, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, age or political opinion. Diversity is fundamental to our culture and we invite you to be part of this diversity!


Hans Petter Ellingsen
Head of Section
Telefonnummer: +47 476 75 638

Hvem er DNV?

DNV is a global quality assurance and risk management company. Driven by our purpose of safeguarding life, property and the environment, we enable our customers to advance the safety and sustainability of their business.

We provide classification, technical assurance, software and independent expert advisory services to the maritime, oil & gas, power and renewables industries. We also provide certification, supply chain and data management services to customers across a wide range of industries.

Combining technical, digital and operational expertise, risk methodology and in-depth industry knowledge, we empower our customers’ decisions and actions with trust and confidence. We continuously invest in research and collaborative innovation to provide customers and society with operational and technological foresight.

With origins stretching back to 1864 and operations in more than 100 countries, our experts are dedicated to helping customers make the world safer, smarter and greener.

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