Sales Engineer – International shipping

MR Spares is trading all types and brands of marine spares needed on seagoing vessels. Our customers are ship owners, and ship-management companies, located on all continents.  

As a Sales Engineer you will have full responsibility to process RFQ’s, scrutinize materials requests, negotiate prices with vendors and customers, smart warehousing, and organizing transport and paperwork to have the spares delivered to a vessel as quick as possible.

You will be working from our Rotterdam offices, and will follow various MR Academy training modules to ensure your fast development within the company. Individual study hours and on site training are part of the job.

Requirements:

Task description

  • Sourcing material, negotiating prices, preparing proposals, ordering, dispatch
  • Organizing and coordinating projects
  • General administration

Requirements

  • Bachelors/master (marine) engineering degree
  • Shipping background in buying a big advantage
  • Technical background or natural talent
  • Good understanding of business English (Dutch not needed)
  • Experience in international trading.

Competencies

  • Team worker
  • Quick learner, smart
  • Structured with eagerness for details
  • Independent, positive person, capable to handle stress
  • Thinking in solutions, not in problems
  • Sense of humour, a fun colleague.

Note: an EU passport or existing NL residence/working permit without time restrictions is needed.

Work Experience:

1-2 Years

Work Hours:

40 hours per week