Ben Line Agencies has established a network of over 120 offices across 17 countries. What opportunities await?

Careers

If you are interested in working for a shipping agency that values integrity, professionalism and establishing solid relationships with clients, then we are interested in you.

Throughout our office network, we take every possible step to ensure that our employees and job candidates are treated fairly, impartially and with respect. Ben Line Agencies does not tolerate any form of discrimination, harassment or victimisation. We are an equal opportunities employer and do not discriminate on the grounds of gender, marital status, race, nationality, ethnicity, sexual orientation, disability, religion or belief.

Available Positions

Account Executive for Project Logistics

Manila, Philippines

Educational Attainment:

  • Bachelor’s Degree/Business Studies/Administration/Management, Marketing or equivalent.

Work Experience:

  • With at least 2 year(s) of working experience in the shipping logistics business or equivalent.

Job Description:

  • Solicit business in the form of bookings from target/existing customers.
  • Do research and telemarketing activities to secure appointments to visit new target accounts.
  • Regularly send sales pre-plans and sales call reports as scheduled.
  • Coordinate bookings with customer service and logistic teams.
  • Update customers with developments on service, trade, market conditions, rates, etc.
  • Keep breast of competition activites and industry developments.
  • Update files like the sales call monitoring spreadsheet.
  • Keep abreast of market conditions i.e. new service, competition, market rates and concessions, trade statistics, etc.
  • File necessary rate applications and updating of rates.

Commercial Manager for Marine Agency Services

Manila, Philippines

Educational Attainment:

  • Bachelor’s Degree/Business Studies/Administration/Management, Marketing or equivalent.

Work Experience:

  • At least 10 year(s) of working experience in Shipping/Logistics specializing in Marketing/Business Development or equivalent.

Job Description:

  • Responsible to the General Manager for the daily commercial performance of the commercial department.
  • Marketing of the specialist marine agency and logistics services in the local market place.
  • Drives Revenue through recognition and realization of opportunity with existing accounts.
  • Manages major account relationship as the primary point of contact for day to day issues, including ongoing communications and coordination of project, billing and other activities in conjunction with the operations team.
  • Establish and build strong relationships with offshore clients to leverage Offshore Support Services to enhance customers’ business and grow Ben Line offshore division opportunities.
  • Supports General Manager in developing new business.
  • Conducts regular Business Reviews and reporting with major accounts.
  • Assist with completion of vendor approval, tender and RFQ documentation.
  • Tracks and maintains all account activity and expedite payment where appropriate.
  • Provides sales forecasts and other reports to manager as required.

Integrated Logistics Commercial Executive

Singapore or Malaysia

The primary focus of this job is to provide high quality proposals and maintain excellent rapport with customers. This will involve a positive personality and good communication skills. Some administrative tasks and analyzing of data is part of the job. Must work meticulously based on established standards, guidelines and procedures.

Requirements

  • Higher Diploma holder
  • Fresh graduates are welcome to apply
  • Experience in sales and customer service is an advantage but not required
  • Knowledge about marine engineering, maritime, logistics or oil & gas experience is an advantage but not required

Responsibilities

  • To attend and quote sales enquiries on both local and overseas client, network agents and Ben Line’s offices by preparing costing sheet and quotation.
  • To source/compile/negotiate ocean/air freight rates and local handling rates for import/export shipment when necessary.
  • To assist and support communication between clients and operation team during the execution of job if required
  • To prepare and facilitate submission both commercial and technical for tender and/or RFQ for Singapore and other offices within the region when required.
  • To establish and foster strong relationships with companies within key market segments – offshore support vessel, seismic survey, subsea, EPCIC, FPSO, drilling contractors, exploration and production, floating asset owners, oilfield service providers.
  • To ensure that any relevant visit reports are at each meeting involved are log into ACT as well as distribution to relevant offices.
  • Assist with completion of vendor approval.
  • Organise quarterly industry networking event if required
  • To fulfil any other tasks as and when assigned by Manager.
  • To conduct market research from time to time.
  • To fulfill any other tasks as and when assigned by Superior.
  • Submit quotations with approval by Group Commercial Manager – Oilfield Services

PHP - Programmer

Yangon, Myanmar

Job Description

Ben Line Agencies are seeking a Senior full stack PHP Developer or Architect for a team that is responsible for web application and web services. In this position, the ideal candidate will work within a fast-paced and challenging environment to organize and design structure of PHP code.

Join a leading team based in Yangon that is developing a large-scale Global Port System with complex logic that will test even the best developer’s skill set.

Responsibilities

  • Participate and perform the design, development, testing, deployment and implementation of PHP solutions and other software applications.
  • Build web services and web applications using primarily PHP.
  • Proven record in delivering backend systems for websites and web applications.
  • Good understanding of fundamentals for data modeling, systems architecture and best practices.

Requirements

  • Someone who thrives in a fast-paced industry and environment and values high quality code and are constantly learning and keeping up with industry trends.
  • Proven PHP development experience and knowledge.
  • Experience in performance benchmarking.
  • Sound knowledge of Laravel Framework.
  • At least 5-7 years of professional experience in PHP, Web Service APIs, Json, HTML, Jquery.
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in Computer Science, Information Technology or equivalent experience.
  • Ability to communicate effectively in Myanmar and English.

Operations Executive (Boarding Officer) Marine

Yangon, Myanmar

WANT TO JOIN A WINNING TEAM, AT AN INTERNATIONAL SHIPPING AGENCY IN MYANMAR?

Descriptions

  • Responsible for attending to vessels assigned, coordinating all operations activities.
  • Process all the necessary formalities and declarations on time to ensure smooth entry/departure of vessels.
  • Attend on board assigned vessels in Port Daily.
  • Send out Activity reports (with photographs) to principal, twice a day while vessel is at berth.
  • Responding to enquiries with appropriate Port information and PDA in line with the company’s best practices.
  • Following up on all enquires sent in a timely manner.
  • Strengthen relationships with key accounts and deliver customer satisfaction.
  • Work closely with the Commercial team to develop the local market.
  • Attending the port meeting and ensuring our Principals interests are protected.

Requirements

  • Exceptional planning and organisation skills.
  • Good communication skills, fluent in written and spoken English is a MUST.
  • Be a team player and be willing and able to work long hours and on weekends.
  • Have a friendly personality and a passion for service.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office 365 (Outlook, Exel, Word).

WE HAVE POSITIONS FOR BOTH JUNIOR AND SENIOR OPERATIONS EXECUTIVES AND ALSO WELCOME FRESH GRADUATES FROM MARITIME UNIVERSITY WHO WISH TO START A CAREER IN SHIPPING.