Are you enthusiastic about operations and the Dry Bulk sector? And do you have a keen eye for detail and an interest in optimising performance? All in a social and collaborative environment? If so, we encourage you to apply for the position of Dry Bulk Operations Manager at NORDEN, where you will be part of our forward-thinking team.

As an Operations Manager at NORDEN, you will be at the heart of our operations, ensuring the smooth operation of vessels.

You will be based in our modern and vibrant office in Suntec City, Singapore.

What is in it for you
You will be responsible for the operation of vessels in various areas. This includes, but is not limited to:

  • Planning and execution: Plan and execute dry bulk vessels, ensuring optimal vessel performance and adherence to schedules.

  • Cargo operations: Oversee cargo operations, including loading and unloading processes, and ensure compliance with all relevant regulations and standards.

  • Performance monitoring: Monitor vessel performance and operational efficiency, implementing improvements where necessary.

  • Stakeholder communication: Maintain regular communication with various stakeholders, including agents, owners, vessels, charterers and other internal stakeholders.

  • Documentation and Reporting: Prepare and maintain accurate documentation and reports, ensuring all records are up-to-date and compliant.

  • Problem-Solving: Address operational challenges promptly and effectively.

You will become part of a large, energised and diverse global team - but at the same time, you will work in a smaller group with diverse experience and knowledge.

At NORDEN we aim to be an industry leader and have a focus on being a consistent and quality partner while building good and long-term relationships with our customers and counterparts.

As a client focused company with an aim to increase efficiency and productivity, while also reducing voyage expenses, we continuously aim to improve our performance and bottom line. Simultaneously we have increased focus on the environment and our carbon emission. Many projects and initiatives are handled within our operation departments, wherefore you have the opportunity to take part in further development of future green shipping and smarter global trade.

Your competences and core qualifications
You are inquisitive, motivated and a great problem solver who is comfortable in a diverse and forward-thinking environment.

Being part of a smaller team; you are collaborative, trustworthy and enthusiastic. You are focused on quality work and overall team development. You should be trusted, work independent and maintain ownership over your fleet of vessels, projects, and assignments.

Besides this you hold:

  • 5 years or more of shipping experience in dry bulk operations ashore.

  • Experience with P&L responsibility.

  • A good understanding of IT systems. IMOS and SEDNA experience would be a valuable asset.

We strongly believe in making a difference and we look forward to welcoming new colleagues who share our vision and values.

Please upload your application, resume and relevant diplomas via our website as soon as possible and no later than 26 July, 2024. We review applications and interview candidates on a continuous basis.

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

We look forward to hearing from you.

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Our company
NORDEN is a global provider of ocean-based freight services for bulk and project cargo of all sizes. We integrate freight solutions with port logistics, helping our customers to optimise and decarbonise supply chains. We provide tailored solutions based on flexibility, reliability and intelligence. Our agile business model ensures stability by continuously adapting our fleet to market developments and customer needs.

Founded in 1871, NORDEN is one of Denmark’s oldest internationally operating shipping companies. Incorporated in Denmark, we are listed on Nasdaq Copenhagen as a part of the OMX Nordic Large Cap index.

With 15 offices across 6 continents, NORDEN is a truly integrated part of global trade.