Current Vacancies in Shipping



The Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers is pleased to advertise the below employment opportunities for the benefit of members, students and those wishing to develop their career in the shipping industry.

Job openings

Please note that the Institute is posting these positions on behalf of the recruiter or employer and is not responsible or liable for the position or the recruitment process.


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Reporting to: Fleet manager
Location: Madrid


Spanish ship operator with a fleet of seven chemical tanker vessels trading worldwide.

The offer:

"Shipping Company, based in Madrid, Spain, offers a position at the Chartering and Operations Department.


The candidate may have training in Naval Engineering, Nautical or training related to the maritime business.


The candidate must have a high level of English since all communications are in this language. A good knowledge of Spanish is appreciated.


His main functions in the chartering and operations department will be:


• Negotiation of time and voyage charter parties for tankers.

• Relationship with charterers and brokers. Knowledge of the ship and cargo market.

• Trip creation, demurrage, billing and closing.

• Daily report to the fleet manager about the vessels.

• Complete monitoring of the operations of the vessels in the fleet, following their daily activities and coordinating their compliance with the operations.

• Preparation of cargo tanks and tank cleaning.

• Purchase of bunkers.

• Support for the chartering of vessels and preparation of market information reports.

• Relationship with port agents.

• Support to the other departments of the shipping company with technical knowledge about navigation and port operations.


A position is offered for offices in Madrid, however, it may be necessary to have availability to travel worldwide.


Remuneration according to the candidate's worth.


Esteban Domínguez




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Postfixing Chartering Assistant

Tata Steel in Europe IJmuiden, North Holland, Netherlands On-site


(99+) Postfixing Chartering Assistant | Tata Steel in Europe | LinkedIn


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Posted on 28 09 2022

Trainee Shipbroker @ Chart Shipping

Chart Shipping is a well-established niche player in the offshore oil & gas/renewables supply and support vessel market. We enjoy a worldwide client base of oil companies, rig owners, offshore contractors and vessel owners.

We are expanding our team and seek a Trainee Shipbroker.

The successful applicant will receive intensive in-house training. Due to the current market conditions, the candidate will be pushed to fast-track the initial learning period to deal with clients and vessel charters as soon as possible. The individual will need to be self-motivated with initiative and tenacity to succeed in a highly competitive international marketplace.

The salary will depend on the candidate but will be competitive, with the opportunity to increase rapidly against performance.

Initial tasks include:

  • Supporting senior brokers on initiating and completing charters which include collating offers, producing Excel comparison tables, assisting with negotiations and contract management
  • Maintaining accurate databases of vessel positions, availability and charter rates
  • Producing weekly and monthly market reports, analysis and general market commentary suitable for external distribution
  • Marketing and development of new business

Required skills / abilities:

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Competent with MS office programmes (Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint, Word)Ability to analyse information within a high-pressure environment
  • Strong attention to detail and focus on accuracy
  • Personable and able to build strong relationships
  • Willing to travel internationally when required
  • Languages are an advantage


Kindly remit cover letter and CV to brokers@chartship.net


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Posted on 14 09 2022

Shipbroker / Chartering / S&P

F3O was founded in 2009 in Norway and since then expanded to Germany, Netherlands, Middle East and Far East Asia. F3O Offshore Services GmbH serves the Offshore Wind, Oil & Gas, Transport and Marine Construction industry in a brokerage and/or consultancy capacity.

Our team prides itself in its professionalism and sound work ethic.

We are a small and vibrant team in a flat organizational structure.

We are looking for an ambitious: Shipbroker for our chartering and/or S&P desk in Hamburg.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Develop and maintain clients
  • Conclude charter / S&P contracts
  • Manage tenders and requirements
  • Market research in specific field

Skills & Qualifications:

  • Previous experience in this role or industry related experience
  • Open, communicative personality
  • Read and write in English
  • Strong negotiation skills
  • Highly motivated with a drive to succeed
  • Team player and willing to travel
  • Interested in the maritime and offshore industry
  • Client management / relationship building skills
  • Microsoft Office skills (Outlook, Word, Excel)


  • Job Type: Full-time
  • Salary: Industry Standard (fixed + bonus)
  • Office Location: Hamburg City Centre
  • Start Date: Q4 2022


David Nielsen

Please send us your cover letter, CV, supporting documents and a short personal introduction video should you be interested.

Email: accounts.hh@f3offshore.com