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Sail Away to a Dream Career in Ocean Freight

With a growing population on the planet, ocean freight is the most essential mode to the world’s economy due to low costs for transport and its
efficient, yet most sustainable maritime operation to bridge distances. Over 90% of worldwide trade is shipped via ocean – from raw material to finished goods, in full containers, in less than container loads or break bulk.
Are you ready to think global and act flexible, making a positive impact to the global ocean supply chain?

For us there is no challenge too big in the complex ocean world. We find solutions every day, everywhere. That is what makes us stand proud amongst
the world’s largest logistic companies.

Now, imagine you with us – accomplish things with us, become a valuable contributor in this dynamic, high performing team. Imagine your career growing with us. Make a difference and apply with us to our open opportunities today.

Are you ready to do this?

Have you been looking for opportunities that challenge you?

Do you like to connect with people from all over the world? Do you like to think outside the box to move the boxes?

Do you want to better yourself professionally? Are you looking for a career that paves the way for future growth? If yes, then you're in the right place.

In our ocean freight department, you get to experience that and more. Here are some of the benefits of working with us:

  • Mastering new challenges together with your teammates
  • Building a career for yourself
  • Working with an amazing international and diverse team
  • Growing as part of a global ocean freight operation
  • Being part of a community that strives for environmental responsible and sustainable commercial environments

Get to know our Experts

Are you eager to get some further insights? Be inspired of our colleagues who support our goals, live our culture, and show their passion every day. We are offering a great place to work which welcomes people who desire to make a difference and impact.

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Anette, Manager Corporate Insurance

"We fit together like a big puzzle, from really young people to more experienced ones, and experts to generalists."
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John Paul, Team Lead New Zealand Import Activations and Singapore BL Creation and Ocean Events

"I am developing and leading my team members to not only achieve our team goals but also aim to guide and help them to become leaders"
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Cindy, Head of Tender Pricing Ocean Freight

"I have grown personally with this job, and I’m very thankful for getting the opportunity to be a part of such a great team."
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Mabel, District Manager

“I don’t like to narrow it down to a single opportunity; I always like to leave my options open, let's see what's next"
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Explore other areas

Are you interested in other areas? There is so much more to who we are. If you have professional optimism and the desire to join a winning team, then we have amazing opportunities. If you want to advance your career, check out our latest openings.


Do you have any questions about an open job position? 

Then please contact the person listed in the job offer. You can find out more about our current vacancies here.

Schenker AG 
Kruppstraße 4
45128 Essen
Phone: +49 201-8781-5525​​​​​​​