Reederi Nord

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Team Assistant

Are you excited about doing indispensable administrative and secretarial work to ensure that two teams can run smoothly? We are looking for a committed and dependable colleague as a Team Assistant to support both the Technical Department and the Chartering Department. You will report directly to the Technical Director and the Chartering Director. It is a full-time position and part-time is an option.

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Our management activities at Reederei NORD B.V. in Amsterdam focus on the operation of ocean-going, high-spec crude, product and chemical tankers and bulk carriers. Reederei NORD B.V. is a part of the family-owned Reederei NORD Group that provides the full range of maritime services. Reederei NORD has been established in 1964 in Germany and today we are a leading service provider in maritime transport, determined to maintain and expand this position.

Our four strategic objectives are:

  1. Customer Focus
  2. Cost & Performance
  3. Sustainable Growth
  4. ESG Opportunity

What we offer

The success of Reederei NORD B.V. is based on values such as collaboration, respect, safety, responsibility, and operational excellence. In addition to a competitive compensation package including a 1-year employment agreement, you will be supported by the company to continue to learn and grow alongside a diverse team of international experts. The Team Assistant position can be a steppingstone to a different position with more responsibility in the Company. We will encourage you to try new projects. Development and retention of the staff is a key focus at NORD. You may start straight away or when your current notice period is over.

Key Responsibilities

  • Provide administrative support to the Technical Director, Technical Department, Chartering Director and Chartering Department (and every now and then to other departments);
  • Arrange appointments for the Technical Department and Chartering Department through Outlook and Teams as required;
  • Keep and distribute minutes;
  • Structure the organization, filing and management of documents including the ships’ certificates on the office side;
  • Keep and distribute minutes;
  • Arrange flights, visas et cetera;
  • Structure the organization, filing and management of documents including the ships’ certificates;
  • Assist in coordination arrangements for vendors;
  • Assist with fleet projects;
  • Approve invoices for payment;
  • Provide orientation to new staff for the Technical and the Chartering Departments.

Knowledge, Skills and Competences

  • Strong secretarial skills such as minuting of meetings, preparing presentations, structuring and reviewing of documents and procedures;
  • Proficient and experienced in using the main Microsoft applications, specifically Word, PowerPoint, Excel;
  • Strong communication, interpersonal and collaboration skills;
  • Good organizational skills for internal meetings and larger meetings including third parties;
  • Ability to prioritize and manage time effectively;
  • Dutch language skills (this is a nice to have).

Recruitment procedure

If you feel you might be the person for the job, please send your CV and optionally a motivation letter in English to Please mention in the motivation letter:

  1. Which country you currently live and what your passport nationality is;
  2. Your current notice period;
  3. Why you are applying for this position;
  4. Why you are applying at Reederei NORD B.V.

We are looking much forward to get to know you. If you have any questions about this vacancy, please contact HR Officer Mrs. Anita Petricevic under this mobile number: +31 (0)20 760 6409.

After you apply, we are aiming to respond to you within 3 weekdays. The recruitment process consists of three rounds of interviews. The first one with the HR Officer, the second with the Technical Director and/or Chartering Director, and the third one with the previous three persons plus the Managing Director.

The Company provides equal employment opportunities to Employees and candidates, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, and gender identity.

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