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Shipping Manager

Job Reference: RS1077

Job Title: Shipping Manager

Location: Europe

Product: Metals, Shipping

Role: Operations & Logistics, Shipbroker

Redstone Commodity Search focus on offering 360° search solutions to the global commodities markets. With a competitive coverage of Trading Houses, Producers, Majors, Utilities, Merchants, Hedge Funds, Investment Banks and Brokerages; Redstone Commodity Search can confidently offer you an edge in today’s volatile market.

Redstone Commodity Search are working with a trading house based in London who are looking to hire a senior broker / charterer to build out the shipping business.

Key Responsibilities / Tasks

  • Develop and drive shipping business from Mediterranean Sea / Black Sea to West Africa and vice versa focused on steel products.
  • Responsible for negotiating and handling contracts for Multi-Purpose Vessel to reach efficiency and economy of scale
  • Interpret current market trends and stay updated with shipping information to identify new opportunities for our business routes.
  • Coordinate with the trading team / others clients on the follow up of the vessels
  • Role reports into the Managing Director

Key Qualifications / Experience

  • 7+ experience as a shipbroker / charterer within the dry bulk / containers space (Understanding Multi-Purpose Vessel would be advantageous)
  • Strong market knowledge with transferable portfolio of contacts
  • Direct experience fixing vessels across the North and West African markets
  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills
  • Located in the UK with the right to work

If you match the job description and are keen on applying for this role; please send us a copy of your resume/cover letter to or submit your application through the Vacancy Form.