Commercial Assistant

Saga Welco

Commercial Assistant

SAGA WELCO AS is an international shipping company offering high quality solutions for transportation of forest products, breakbulk and bulk cargoes. The company was formed in 2014 by two of the world renowned shipping companies, NYK Line in Tokyo established in 1885 and Westfal-Larsen in Bergen established in 1905 to most efficiently manage their combined fleet of 51 open-hatch gantry vessels.  SAGA WELCO service is well acknowledged by the customers by the highest standards in quality, cargo care and service.

Saga Welco offers worldwide services through offices in Tønsberg, Norway (Head Office), Bergen, Savannah, Rio de Janeiro, Antwerp, Livorno, Tokyo, Seoul, Shanghai, São Paulo and Vancouver B.C.  

For more information, visit our website www.sagawelco.com.

To strengthen our team in Vancouver, BC we are looking for a Commercial Assistant

Responsibilities

  • Commercial support, under the supervision of the Senior Operations Manager, North America.
  • Maintain professional relationships with customers, agents, brokers, and cargo receivers in the US and Canada region.
  • Assist the team with agency management and proper reporting to US and Canadian Customs.
  • Liaison with other Saga Welco offices on both commercial and operational tasks, working as a team member within the Saga Welco organisation.

We are seeking candidates with the following qualifications:

  • Preferably 2 years relevant experience with agency and/or customs reporting.
  • Relevant education on a Bachelor level.
  • Excellent computer skills.
  • Self-motivated and flexible.
  • Organized and structured.
  • We offer competitive terms in an environment that gives possibility for personal and professional development within the global shipping business.

How to Apply

Please send your application and CV to  CF@sagawelco.com                            

For more information, please contact: Clifford Faleiro, tel: 604- 684-7242