GAC SWEDEN is hiring a Shipping Agent to our office in Gothenburg

GAC SWEDEN  Sverige Publicerat: 16 jan 2019

GAC SWEDEN are recruiting a dedicated Ship Agent to fill a temporary post due to parental leave based at our office in Gothenburg. GAC Sweden AB headquartered in Gothenburg and are a part of the global GAC Group.  Since 1956, GAC have delivered various solutions in logistics and shipping to the marine segment all over the world. Today GAC have over 300 offices and 9000 employees around the world.

Main duties are operation and administration of port calls on the Swedish West Coast; primarily Gothenburg, Stenungsund, Brofjorden and surrounding areas. In addition to the clearance of vessels, a ship agent must count on a variety of tasks required for a ship’s port calls. You will be part of our Stockholm team, which together provide a flexible and efficient operation.


– Good knowledge of English in both speech and writing

– Good IT skills and good knowledge in Word/Excel

– B-driving license is a requirement

– Experience from ship brokerage/the shipping industry is meritorious

– Experience in working with international customers is meritorious

– Availability to work at uncomfortable time such as On-Call service at Weekend and night and if necessary

The person we are looking for should have:

– Proactive and energetic personality

– Ability to work independently and in a team

– Commercial understanding and focus on creating value for our customers

– Flexibility and commitment to work even at awkward working hours and weekends when needed

– Ability to quickly become ’ one of the team ’ as well as a less prestigious approach to sharing knowledge and tasks

– An openminded approach to challenges

Working hours and scope:

– Starting date upon agreement, intention is as soon as possible

– Temporary employment to the end of 2019, with the possibility of permanent contract

– Full-time 100%, plus some on-call work on evenings and weekends

The application with CV and personal letter is sent by e-mail as soon as possible to, also accessible by phone +46 723 63 30 18

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Welcome with your application

Henrik Lundberg

Commercial Manager