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The PLA currently have the following vacancies. Click on the underlined post title for a copy of the advertisement.

Shipping Coordinator

As Shipping Coordinator, working within the VTS Department, you will be responsible for the timely management and coordination of all future vessel movements into and out of the Port of London ensuring efficiency of port operations for our stakeholders. Applications close 31 May 2021.

IT Project Manager

We are seeking an IT Project Leader to analyse, design, develop, configure, customise and support in-house systems at the Port of London Authority. The successful candidate will have a proven track record through extensive relevant experience and preferably hold an IT-related degree. Applications close 23 May 2021.

The application form can sent electronically via email or posted using the address below:



Please also see the Guidance Notes for Applicants PDF. and if you have any queries about the above documents, please contact the HR department on 01474 562200.

Human Resources Department
Port of London Authority
Royal Pier Road
Gravesend DA12 2BG        Tel: +44 (0)1474 562 292    Email: recruitment@pla.co.uk

It has been brought to our attention that job offers have been made in the PLA's name and requesting payment to process applications. The PLA never makes offers of employment in this way and will never ask for payment as part of the recruitment process. Candidates will only be contacted if they have applied via the proper channels.