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Shipping & Logistics Graduate Program

Looking for graduate programs in Sydney and want to join an exciting company in the shipping industry? Apply for this new Logistics Graduate Program today!

Company Profile
Join a global logistics company boasting offices worldwide including headquarters in Montreal, and a base in Sydney. The well-established team have 250 employees nationally and have been operating in Australia for 20 years. They focus on dry-bulk cargo across Australia and during the pandemic, they have seen real growth for the business.

Benefits of the role
  • Competitive salary package
  • A rotational graduate role to explore different departments; including commercial, technical operations and government relations.
  • An outgoing and friendly team!
  • Working from home model (flexibility to be in the office occasionally when you wish)
  • Amazing learning & development program
  • Monthly budget for LinkedIn learning courses
  • Mentorship with a member of the team
  • Early Friday finishes in the summer
  • Collaborative team dynamic – a very connected environment
  • Flat structure with exposure to senior management who love to help
  • The opportunity to travel interstate
Job Description
If you really want to understand how global shipping businesses operate – this is the perfect commercial graduate role for a recent graduate. You can expect structured professional development starting in the Commercial team supporting the chartering & scheduling coordinator and then rotate throughout the business – customer, technical and corporate operations.
This unique commercial graduate role is ideal if you have graduated from a degree in logistics, supply chain, applied science or maritime business. However, applications will not be limited to these subjects if you can show real passion for the industry.

Key Responsibilities
This will start as a 12-month contract to rotate across the business with a view to move permanently into the department that suits you and the company. In those 12 months you can expect to:
  • Participate in intensive development activities including formal and on the job training, project support, networking and mentoring
  • Receive on the job training in fleet scheduling, chartering, vessel operations, and post fixture
  • Support the delivery of a range of projects across the Commercial and Technical Operations teams.
  • Provide support to and job shadow the Business Development, Transhipment and Government Relations teams.
  • Contribute to the day to day operational activities within the Commercial team ensuring a customer focus at all times.
  • Build strong relationships with peers across the different teams.

Job Requirements

  • Ideally educated to degree level in a relevant subject (e.g. maritime business, commerce, logistics, supply chain, or applied science) – this helps, but the subject isn’t an absolute must
  • Commercial drive
  • Comfortable with numbers & data – analytical mindset
  • Well versed with Microsoft Office 365 (especially Excel)
  • Team player & positive person!
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Great organisational & project management skills
Looking for Logistics jobs and graduate programs in Australia? If you're a personable graduate with a commercial drive, apply to this new Shipping and Logistics Graduate Program today!

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Closed 6 months ago
Closed 6 months ago
  • Job type:Graduate Jobs
  • Disciplines:

    Business and Commerce, Logistics and Supply

  • Work rights:

    Australian Permanent Resident, New Zealand

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  • Closing Date:16th Jun 2021, 9:55 pm


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