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Maritime Regulation Specialist - Athens, Greece

Student position for the Finance team - Copenhagen, Denmark


Maritime Regulation Specialist based in Athens

Would you like to join our team and strengthen BIMCO’s role as the practical voice of shipping? Together we can make a difference for the future of shipping.

We are currently looking for a new colleague to join our maritime safety and environment teams. The person, who will be based at BIMCO’s Athens office, must be passionate about environmental, nautical, and technical matters and be able to play an active role in assisting and advising BIMCO members. 

You will be part of a global team in an organisation with offices in London, Brussels, Houston, Singapore, Shanghai and Athens, headquartered in Denmark. Our aim is to facilitate technological, regulatory, commercial and operational solutions for the benefit of the whole shipping industry. Together, we work on matters related to safety, digitalisation, and green transition such as introduction of new fuels and emissions reductions. So, it is important that you have an interest in and understand the regulatory practicalities as well as have hands-on knowledge of how a ship operates.

What you will be doing:

  • Represent BIMCO at the International Maritime Organization, other international organisations, conferences, etc. to advise on marine, nautical, and technical regulatory developments
  • Share your knowledge by writing articles on technical, navigational and operational issues for our website, social media, journals, etc. as well as presenting at webinars
  • Be the familiar BIMCO face on technical matters for the Hellenic shipping community
  • Provide input to BIMCO’s Marine Environment Committee and Maritime Safety & Security Committee.

What you’ll bring
To succeed in the role, you should be a shipping enthusiast with a well-developed interest in international regulations. You must have a technical background such as: master mariner, marine engineer or naval architect.
Furthermore, we hope that you have:

  • Have experience as a seafarer and/or shore-based ship management experience
  • Have a good understanding of the international regulatory framework for the shipping industry
  • Are a good communicator with strong presentation skills
  • Have the ability to work systematically, independently and also in project teams 
  • Have a solid understanding of the commercial mechanisms in the shipping industry
  • Are prepared to travel 
  • Are fluent in English (both verbal and written) 

Location: Athens.

Sounds like you? This is how you move on

If the description above fits you, then you might be the candidate we are looking for. Please don't hesitate to apply by sending your application along with a CV to We will evaluate candidates on a continuous basis and hire when we have found the right candidate for the job.

Do you still have questions about the position?

If you would like to know more about the position, please contact Head of Maritime Safety & Security Jakob Larsen at or Head of Marine Environment Aron Sørensen at

Application deadline: 10 March 2024


Student position for the Finance team based in Copenhagen

We are currently looking for a student who enjoys working with numbers. A student who likes to dive into payments, invoices, and things alike. Join our Finance team in Bagsvaerd and help us approximately 10-12 hours a week - from April 2024.

By joining BIMCO you will become part of an international organisation with a mission to be at the forefront of global developments in shipping, providing expert knowledge and practical advice to safeguard and add value to our members’ businesses.

What you will be doing?

You will be responsible for assisting with:

  • Posting of incoming payments
  • Posting of vendor invoices
  • Reimbursement processing
  • Reconciliation of bank statements.

Support colleagues in the team to complete all relevant finance tasks. We work globally in a small team based in Bagsvaerd. You need to be passionate and motivated and enjoy working in a culturally rich and diverse environment.

What can we offer: 

  • Flexible working hours, preferably at least 2 days a week
  • Possibility to increase your hours during school/university breaks
  • Nice working environment
  • Good lunch scheme
  • Use your theory in practice
  • Give you a chance to learn more about a financial department. 

Location: Bagsvaerd 

Sounds like you? This is how you move on

Then submit your application and your resume to We will evaluate candidates on a continuous basis and hire when we have found the right candidate for the job.

If you have any questions, feel free to contact Financial Controller Anni Kabel at or at 44366816.

Application deadline: 25 February 2024



BIMCO is the world’s largest international shipping association with 2,000 members in more than 130 countries, representing over 60% of the world’s tonnage. Its global membership includes shipowners, operators, managers, brokers, and agents. BIMCO has NGO status and is a non-profit organisation with offices in Copenhagen, Singapore, Shanghai, Athens, London, Brussels and Houston.

We are an equal opportunities employer and strive to recruit the best person for the job regardless of gender, age, nationality, sexual orientation, or religious beliefs. We are proud of our diversity and see it as a genuine source of strength in our organisation.