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Team Member (m/f/d) Trade Operations


Job description

We are the European general agency of the globally active shipping company KAWASAKI KISEN KAISHA Ltd. ("K" Line). As a leading shipping company in the RORO-Business, we offer highly sophisticated and tailor-made maritime transport solutions to our customers from the automotive and heavy machinery industries. As European headquarters based in Hamburg, we are responsible for planning and chartering the regular services from Europe to North America and Asia, as well as their marketing in Europe.

To support our dynamic and multinational team in Hamburg, we are looking for a new

Team Member (m/f/d) Trade Operations

Key tasks and responsibilities:

  • Capacity manage­ment of trades operated by the office in Ham­burg out­bound Europe
  • Voyage itinary planning together with custo­mers, other teams, agents and global "K" Line offices
  • Mid-term scheduling of own vessels/trades in line with tonnage supply and custo­mers' demand
  • Long term budge­ting for the trades ope­rated by our office
  • Monthly profit/loss repor­ting to HQ for actuals and esti­mates
  • Negotiation for space char­tering (in/out)

Your skills:

  • Education in shipping or logistics, alternatively completed studies in transport and logistics
  • First professional experience in chartering/operations
  • Very good skills in voyage cost and pattern calculation
  • High motivation to provide services to customers, agents and global "K" Line offices
  • Very good understanding of mechanism in trades
  • Ready to adapt to rapidly changing environment and respond to such changes together with the team and manager
  • Independent and structured work, conscientiousness, and quick understanding
  • Love to communicate in English with customers and agents and overseas offices
  • Professional use of MS Office (in particular Excel)

We offer:

  • Permanent and full-time position
  • International working environment
  • Great intercultural corporate culture
  • Attractive remuneration, including benefits, such as holiday allowance, 13th month salary, job ticket allowance and much more
  • Flexible working hours and attractive mobile working policy to support a positive work-life balance
  • A modern office near a central HVV hub in the city


If you would like to join our team, please send your application in English (application letter, curriculum vitae, references), stating your salary expectations and the earliest possible date of entry, to jobs[AT]

“K“ Line (Deutschland) GmbH
Anckelmannsplatz 1
20537 Hamburg

"K“ Line (Deutschland) GmbH

Team Member (m/f/d) Trade Operations Festanstellung Vollzeit K Line (Deutschland) GmbH Hamburg Freight Kontraktlogistik Logistik Logistikmeister Mangement Marine Reederei Reisekalkulation Schifffahrtskauffrau Schifffahrtskaufmann Sea Seefracht Speditionsdienstleistung Speditionskauffrau Speditionskaufmann Trade Transportwesen Verkehrsfachwirt Verkehrslogistik Transport,Schifffahrt Disposition,Logistik,Schifffahrt,Spedition,Auftragsabwicklung,Sachbearbeitung Festanstellung Vollzeit Berufseinsteiger K Line (Deutschland) GmbH ist eine weltweit tätige Reederei mit Hauptsitz in Japan. "K" Line verfügt über ein weit gestreutes Portfolio für maritime Dienslteistungen und betreibt insgesamt über 550 Schiffe.