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We are looking for candidates for the following position at our Breda office

Charterer (1 fte)

We are looking for candidates for the following position at our Breda office

Charterer (1 fte)

Livestock Express, a Vroon Company with offices located in Breda (the Netherlands) and Singapore, is the world's largest independent seaborne livestock carrier with more than 50 years of experience. Our fleet of modern, purpose-designed vessels operates with highly qualified crew, in line with the most stringent international rules and regulations for transportation of animals.


For our Breda office, we are looking for a Charterer (1 fte) who will be responsible for:

  • Marketing the livestock carriers operated by Livestock Express B.V. within the Americas, European and Middle-East regions;
  • Developing and maintaining business relations with existing and potential clients, with the aim of providing solutions that contribute to our clients’ successes;
  • Calculating voyage estimates, negotiating and concluding charter contracts;
  • Monitoring market conditions and exploring market opportunities through all appropriate channels;
  • Supporting the development, implementation and maintenance of the Company’s commercial strategy and business plans, with the aim of improving business and financial performance;
  • Contributing to a positive working relationship between the various departments involved with fleet operations on a daily basis.


In this position, you report to the Livestock Express Chartering Manager, located in Singapore.



  • A relevant Bachelor’s/Master’s degree (e.g. Maritime, Economics/Business Administration), supplemented by a minimum of one to two years’ working experience in chartering or operations in the shipping industry;
  • Excellent communication and customer-service skills;
  • Excellent analytical skills;
  • Ability to work independently and accurately;
  • Excellent verbal and written communication and reporting skills in English.


Only candidates, who are eligible to work and live in the EU, will be considered for this role.

Job information:

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For more information, please contact our Chartering Manager –Lennart Ephraim (T: +65 9101 4710).

Applications, including curriculum vitae, should be addressed to careers@vroon.nl.

No agency acquisition please.