Commercial/Freight trader

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 Company Profile: 

  •  Maxima Shipping is a well-established Commercial Time Charter Operator based in Athens / Marousi.


Job Description (Commercial/Freight trader)

Company invites professionals with the qualifications outlined below to apply for the position of the Commercial/Freight Trader to further strengthen the existing team. The successful candidate will be responsible for covering the spot/ medium term Physical Handysize to Supramax market and initiating/executing chartering/freight trading plans. The role includes following up on executed trades to ensure timely and accurate performance.


 More detailed Requisites

  • Previous experience of minimum 7 years in a similar role with strong understanding of shipping fundamentals and basic credit risk management. The successful candidate will have a proven track record in freight trading and chartering with good working knowledge of charter parties (both voyage and timecharter).
  • Strong relationships in the industry and more specifically in dry bulk commodities.
  • Entrepreneurial ability, analytical and numerate capabilities, basic knowledge of futures.
  • Able to identify / execute on opportunities.
  • Fluency in English and IT system literacy.
  • Proven ability to work efficiently as a team member, eager to develop.
  • Strong organizational and communication skills, along with a systems oriented personality.
  • University degree in Shipping/Marine Transportation or other shipping related field is preferred.
  • Customer focus and engagement skills.
  • Strong relationship management and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong negotiator
  • Good problem solving and decision-making ability

All applications will be treated as Private & Confidential.