Are you ready to set sail as a Chartering Manager in the exciting realm of capesize vessels? And do you see yourself joining a modern and innovative team, who are an important contributor to the management of chartering operations, and optimizing NORDEN’s profitability?

As our new colleague and Chartering Manager, you'll be an integral part of NORDEN’s newly established Capesize team, purposefully working to drive our vessels toward even greater growth and new horizons in the maritime industry. This position offers a rare opportunity to impact the shaping of the new team, where your insights and expertise in creating a seamless chartering environment will be of high value.

The position is situated at NORDEN´s office in Singapore located at Suntec City.

What is in it for you?
You will enter a company characterized by a social and open culture. As a Chartering Manager, you will be a core member of the newly established, growing team, responsible for optimizing and overseeing NORDEN’s capesize vessel chartering operations. Your role is essential in ensuring efficient, cost-effective, and profitable vessel chartering activities while maintaining our commitment to the highest industry standards.

If you are an advocate for the use of data in decision-making, you will most likely be thrilled by NORDEN’s ways of working as data plays a vital part whenever a decision is made. Further, you will experience a culture characterized by close collaboration and knowledge sharing especially across chartering teams.

As a part of NORDEN, you will join a globally established presence in the capesize vessel industry, committed to providing efficient and innovative solutions for bulk shipping. We take pride in our commitment to industry leadership, and our vision for shaping the future of maritime transportation.
You will be reporting to the Head of Cape, Jesper Andersen, who is based in the Copenhagen office.

The tasks that await you
As the Chartering Manager in NORDEN, you will be involved in the entire process of overseeing and coordinating the day-to-day operations of vessel activities. To be more specific your work will among others revolve around:

  • Establishing and maintaining external as well as internal relationships with customers, brokers, owners, internal stakeholders, etc.
  • Maximising earnings on own tonnage.
  • Creating direct value through your work around short-term contracts, tonnage, and cargoes.
  • Obtaining, analysing, formulating, and sharing market information and views.
  • Collaborating with the Operations team on voyages to proactively optimize results, ensuring high-level service to clients.
  • Developing strategic trades enabling growth globally.

The position includes global and broad stakeholder touchpoints, which also implies that business travel is to be expected.

Your competencies and core qualifications
To thrive in the position of Chartering Manager you must get energy from, and feel comfortable being in, contact with different stakeholders throughout each day.

Further, it is important that you can see yourself in the following statements:

  • You hold at least 3 years of experience in Dry Cargo Chartering.
  • You have a proven history within the far east markets.
  • You have experience with trading and optimising earnings on tonnage and cargoes.
  • You hold an understanding of hedging and FFA.

Our company
NORDEN is a leading trading-oriented shipping company at the heart of global trade. By leveraging frontier technologies in combination with global expertise and local insights, we enable smarter global trade with trusted, efficient and responsible solutions to customers all over the world, while being committed to aide our customers in decarbonising their supply chains. With a rich heritage and deeply rooted values, we are a true people-business with high standards within diversity, equity and inclusion, empowering our employees to realise their full potential.

Please upload your application, resume, and relevant diplomas via our website as soon as possible and no later than 10th of December 2023. We review applications and interview candidates on an ongoing basis.

NORDEN values diversity in thought, educational background, and professional competencies and therefore encourage all qualified candidates to apply for the position.

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