Our office in Dubai is off to a flying start following the opening in 2020 and we are now looking for an experienced dry bulk Operator to join the team.

What is in it for you?

We have a strong focus on our customer relations as well as costs and we aim to increase efficiency, productivity and reduce voyage expenses in order to constantly improve our performance. You become part of a strong team across borders with very high energy and with the ambition to be the leader in our business. We strive to render best-in-class customer service in all given. We aim to build strong and long-term relationships with our customers and counter parts. Some travelling must be expected.

Primary responsibilities

As an Operator in NORDEN’s Dry Cargo division you independently operate a group of vessels. This includes but is not limited to;

  • monitoring, measuring and optimizing the performance of vessels
  • agent nominations and ports
  • daily contact and coordination with vessels, agents, Charterers and Owners

Your qualifications

You have minimum three years shipping experience with bulk operations ashore. Any sailing experience with general and/or project cargo operation will be regarded positively. You thrive in an environment where relations and profit are equally prioritized and you have a competitive mindset. You enjoy taking responsibility and ownership, getting the chance to demonstrate your ability to optimize voyages and deliver high quality service to our customers.

NORDEN is moving into the digital era and you have strong a strong understanding and skills in working with systems and processes. It is an advantage if you have experience with the shipping systems IMOS and SEDNA. Most importantly, you must have a high degree of attention to details and process compliance. Furthermore, you are comfortable with working in an ever changing and challenging industry which consequently requires us to be fast paced and agile.

As part of a small team you are a strong team player, you contribute to the performance and development of the team and at the same time you are able to work independently and take ownership of the vessels you operate and on assignments and projects you are given or have taken on by own initiative. Our core values are: Flexibility, Reliability, Empathy, and Ambition are reflected in everything we do and it is important that you can identify yourself with these. We believe we can jointly make a difference, and we are looking for a colleague who share our belief.

Further information

You are welcome to contact Steffen Christian Lie, Head of Operations Asia & N. Pacific, email: scl@norden.com to learn more about the position and NORDEN’s Dry Operator.