Lauritzen Bulkers seeks Freight Trader

Lauritzen Bulkers is growing the freight trading activities and therefore looking for a new colleague with dry bulk and preferable also handy size experience. 

If you are ready to take the next step in your shipping career, we are offering you the opportunity to join our dry bulk chartering team at our head office in Hellerup.

We are looking for an ambitious, proactive and passionate person who likes to challenge status quo and take responsibility. You are result driven, keen on using data analytics to enhance your decision making and thrive with the intensity of a fast-paced working environment. 

Could you also identify with our core values: accountability, resoluteness, empathy and adaptability, then keep reading.

Your professional and personal qualifications
You are the right candidate, if you have a working background from a ship owner or ship operator, possibly with further experience gained from working within freight trading or with a dry cargo broker.

We expect you to have a minimum of six years of experience within the dry cargo industry. Working abroad is further an advantage. Knowledge of the handy size segment is a plus, however not a requirement.

You must have excellent English language skills, both written and spoken at negotiation level as it is our working language in a multicultural environment.

On a personal level, you have an open minded and curious mindset wanting to try out new possibilities together with your colleagues to ensure further growth.

You take responsibility in your work and you are motivated by a high degree of independency. You hold strong communicative skills and are therefore able to build collaborative relationships with your colleagues and customers. To inspire people is a natural part of who you are, and proactively you take part in motivating and supporting your colleagues.

Your new workplace and colleagues 
Lauritzen Bulkers is operating, at any given time, a fleet of 70-100 vessels, mainly in the handy size segment. 

You will be working from our headquarters in Hellerup, Denmark.

We offer a competitive benefits package including an industry-leading pension scheme, insurances, staff club activities and extra days off.

If you join us, you will meet highly skilled and engaged colleagues, eager to share knowledge and ready to make the extra effort in an organisation characterised by accountability and a sincere focus on the wellbeing of our employees. We believe that the combined knowledge of our employees is one of our most valuable assets.

Striving for adaptability in an ever-changing world, we place a strong emphasis on training and we foster a culture of continuous professional and personal development.

Please do not hesitate to contact us if you wish to know more about the vacancy. You can reach Vice President, Rasmus Francis Jensen, on tel. no. +45 3396 8333.

Can you identify yourself with this position, kindly upload your CV and application describing what motivates you to apply for this position, as soon as possible. We might invite candidates for interviews on an ongoing basis. Application deadline is 21 June 2020. Please notice that we are unable to handle applications via e-mail or social media. 

We are looking forward to receiving and reading your application. All enquiries will be handled with utmost confidentiality.

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Office location

J. Lauritzen A/S
Tuborg Havnevej 15
2900 Hellerup