The finance division includes the V.P of finanace Eyal Rossenbaum, the comptroller, Yuval Fridmanl, the business development manager Dr. Yehuda Heimlich, the tariff commissioner Haim Vaknin, and the economy and assets department headed by Anat Barak , and the Billing unit headed by Ms. Shoshanit Lev-Ari.
The company’s comptroller
The comptroller is responsible for a variety of subjects related to the financial management of the port. Among other, the comptroller is responsible for the treasury section and bookkeeping; he is involved in the preparation of the financial reports, handles issues with the tax authorities and a variety of finance araea.
The treasury section
The treasury section is headed by Eyal Peled.
The treasury section at the Port of Ashdod centralizes the activity related to income and payments, management of the company’s funds, operates the port’s purse that provides services to customers.
The following is a list of the section’s major activities.
Receipts: the section handles the collection of payments from customers, (ship agents, customs agents etc.) for ships, stevedoring, portage, rentals etc.
Payments: handles payments to suppliers, service providers in the country and abroad and to company’s employees.
Managing the company’s funds; The section manages, on a current basis, the cash flow with the banks, i.e. receipts versus payments, and performs investment of free funds in various investment courses. Recently, account managers were elected who are supposed to manage in various channels part of the company’s funds.
Bank guarantees; Current tracking and handling of bank guarantees on behalf of customers and for company suppliers.
Cashier’s hours of operation;
Sundays – Thursdays: 08:00 – 17:00
Fridays: 08:00 – 12:00
Location: Ground floor of the administration building
Bookkeeping sectionheaded by Ms. Tova Dagaurker
The current activities of the bookkeeping section include among other:
Finance departmentheaded by Mr. Itzik Dagan is engaged in financial fencing and subjects related to the port’s hinterland.
Billing unitheaded by Shoshanit Lev-AriThe unit is responsible for charging the port’s customers for port services as well as other services provided. Among the customers are included ship agents, customs agents, importers, exporters, international forwarders, individual customers etc.
The unit is composed of 3 sub-units:
Economy and assets departmentHeaded by Anat Barak, Tel: 08-8517503. The economy and assets department is responsible for a variety of subjects related to the company’s budgets (regular and investments), pricing, statistics, wages control, assets, real estate funds management, handling of the Port’s insurance and responsibility for discard and equipment sale.
Assets and trade sectionheaded by Mr. Israel Joseph, Tel: 08-8517503
The section handles several areas:
Contact persons in the assets section:
Real estate management, office rentals, water / sewage / electricity charges
Sharon Peer Shahor
Port property and equipment insurance
claims regarding damage to cargo / containers
Handling of security risks and discarded equipment
Economy sectionHeaded by Alon Shalit, Tel: 08-8517506
The economy section is a port headquarters unit within the finance department in the port that handles broad economic areas from a port point of view as well as that of the overall market.
The majority of the economy section’s activity is: