The job

As an Operator in NORDEN you independently operate a group of bulk vessels. This includes but is not limited to; monitoring, measuring and optimizing the performance of vessels, agent nominations and ports as well as daily contact and coordination with vessels, agents, Charterers and Owners to ensure a smooth operation.

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 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. From Copenhagen we operate handysize to post panamax vessels engaged in worldwide trade. Some travelling must be expected


Your profile

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 prioritised 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.

You have a strong understanding of and are skilled in working with IT systems and the processes behind the systems. It is an advantage if you have experience with the shipping system IMOS. Most importantly, you must have a high degree of attention to details and data entry.

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 know we can jointly make a difference, and we are looking for a colleague that has the same approach.


Further information

To learn more about us, please visit us at our website ( You are also welcome to contact Jens Malund Jensen, Head of Dry Cargo Operations, telephone +45 3271 0723 or email to learn more about the position and NORDEN’s dry cargo operation.

Dampskibsselskabet NORDEN A/S is an independent shipping company listed on OMX Nordic Exchange, Copenhagen. NORDEN was founded in 1871, making it one of Denmark’s oldest internationally operating shipping companies. NORDEN operates in dry cargo and tankers worldwide.
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