Career opportunity

Dry Bulk Freight Analyst

Position

The BRS Group is a diversified and dynamic global shipping services group offering a range of maritime activities to complement its core broking business. As well as Shipbroking, the Group’s activities include Freight Derivatives, Software Technology, Market Intelligence and Maritime Consulting. The Group also holds financial investments in Data Management and Chartering Software provider, AXSMarine. BRS Group has more than 540 employees in 20 offices worldwide.

Position
BRS has an exciting opportunity for a dry bulk freight analyst to join its Athens office.

Main Responsibilities:
• Undertake in-depth analysis on the dry bulk market and trade flows to enhance BRS’s freight research capabilities
• Assisting in the preparation of client-focused dry bulk and freight market research reports
• Presenting BRS’ market outlooks to clients
• Developing, maintaining and improving tools for data input and statistical verification
• Support the work of Dry Bulk brokers and the Dry Bulk Research team as required
• Undertaking individual research projects on dry bulk markets and trade flows

Candidate Profile
Academic Background:
• Graduate degree in mathematics, statistics, economics, shipping, international affairs or related areas
• Masters degree is desirable
Key Competencies:
• Broad knowledge of dry bulk and / or freight markets
• Computer literate, excellent command of MS Office, Power Bi, knowledge of programming languages would be an advantage
• Strong organizational skills and ability to work under time pressure
• Conscientious, very good eye for detail and quality control
• Strong communication skills
• Fluency in spoken and written English

Experience:
• A first experience working in the shipping, commodities, logistics or financial industries



Position open to people with disabilities

Please send your cv and a cover letter at hr@brsbrokers.com

Company

Barry Rogliano Salles (BRS) is one of the world’s leading shipbrokers with over 160 years’ experience in international shipping. BRS has offices in China, Vietnam, Singapore, Indonesia, India, Dubai, Greece, Switzerland, Spain, France, Germany, United Kingdom, United States, Colombia, Ivory Coast Its shipbroking activity is principally focused on :
- Chartering broking between shipowners and shippers/industrial groups including FFAs.
- Newbuilding, Sale and Purchase broking involving ship construction and second hand vessels including ship financing, conversion projects and recycling.

In the early 2000s, BRS was one of the first brokerage companies to embark on the digital shipping adventure and today BRS has subsidiaries for data collection and analysis and for the provision of internet portals. The sophisticated information and data platforms of BRS and its subsidiaries are now essential for many shipowners, charterers and other brokerage firms.
BRS publishes an annual report on the analysis of maritime transport and shipbuilding activity every year in March, which is a benchmark in the maritime community. Together the BRS Group employs about 540 people worldwide.

Job Place

BRS Athens
109 Vas. Sofias Avenue - 6th floor
11521 Athens
Greece