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Shipping Agent - Dublin North

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Job Title: Shipping Agent
Location: Dublin North
Working Hours/Shift Pattern: Tuesday - Saturday 
Contract Type: Full-time, Permanent

A Lift-On/Lift-Off short sea feeder service now seeks a Shipping Agent. The successful candidate will be responsible for reporting the vessels to the authorities before arrival, liaising with stevedoring companies for labour and cranes and overseeing the loading/unloading of the vessels. Ports involved will be Waterford/Cork / Dublin but the need to attend vessels has been managed remotely for the last 2 years. The client offers a hybrid working structure based in Dublin or Cork and fully paid training will be provided.

This represents an exciting opportunity for any individual looking for a challenging and varied career within the shipping industry.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Ship Planning
  • Servicing Ships
  • Preparing loading lists
  • Liaising with Stevedores, customs, port authorities and customers
  • Communicate with the Rotterdam office to keep them up to date on ships
  • Booking Ships in through the port authority
  • Dealing with vessel costings/invoices
  • Equipment control (interport moves, quay checks, daily gate moves)
  • Completion of vessel reports such as tally sheets/ship reports/export manifests
  • Feeder tank export bookings

The Person:

  • Excellent communications skills are required as you will be dealing with non-national crews, customs and port authorities.
  • Must have some experience within the logistics and supply chain industry.
  • Superior problem solving and the ability to work on your own initiative is essential.
  • Fluent English is a prerequisite.


  • Full-time, permanent, Hybrid working structure. Official hours of work will be 09:00 – 17:30 Hrs however on vessel days, there will be a requirement to deal with stevedores/vessels outside office hours by email/mobile.
  • The working week is Tue/Sat. Outside that period when quantified overtime will be considered.


  • €35,000 - €40,000 (DOE), Time in lieu or overtime will be considered.

For a confidential discussion on this or any other current opportunity please contact David Donegan

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