Place: Switzerland - - None Specified -
Publication Date: 24/05/2019
Ref: AB005219

Job Details

For one of our clients, a soft commodity trading company based in Switzerland, we are currently seeking to recruit a Shipping Operator

Your mission:

  • Manage all shipping operations aspects
  • Manage the contracting process (issuing sales contracts, amend purchase, etc)
  • Manage all invoicing to be done as well as the ones to be received
  • Handle the nomination, instruction and correspondence with inspectors & terminal suppliers
  • Provide demurrage claims, negotiation with contreparties and follow-up
  • Managing loading instructions
  • Assist in negotiations
  • To work with a team of 3 to 4 traders

Your profile:

  • 3 to 5 years of experience as a shipping operator (containers)
  • Very good knowledge of African markets
  • An excellent communicator with strong interpersonal skills
  • Able to work independently and in a proactive manner
  • Problem solver with excellent analytical skills
  • Fluent in French and English mandatory
  • University degree required