Vacancy: Work Experience Accelerator, Bernhard Schulte Shipmanagement, Limassol, Cyprus


Job Description

Try on different career paths before choosing your future role.

If you are a young professional interested in exploring different job roles within shipping, then our Work Experience Accelerator programme is a great opportunity for you. This 17-month programme offers you a choice between three career paths that will allow you to explore our core operations in BSM and accelerate your career.

According to the path you choose, you can experience our technical, crewing, assurance, accounting, and, if you are adventurous, seagoing careers through hands-on work and training. You will also have the chance to support a global project and receive coaching from our leading experts. This is your chance to try different roles and learn about our work.

What will your work responsibilities be?

Primarily you will be tasked with learning about and supporting the basic operations of each department you join. This is your chance to bring in fresh ideas that make a positive impact in how we work.


All applicants must:

  • Have graduated within the last two years with limited or no work experience.
  • Be a graduate of a marine academy, college, or university. Or hold a Diploma for specialisation in technical courses.
  • Educational background should be in one of the following fields: maritime studies, engineering, business, or accounting.
  • Be fluent in English, both verbally and in writing.


What’s in it for you?

The maritime industry is a multidisciplinary field where your unique skills and interests can be applied. So, what are you good at? 

You can move horizontally through our organisation to see how different career paths fit your strengths and skills. You’ll get to meet various experts and receive mentorship from our department heads. You’ll experience life at BSM and see what each of our service lines actually does. You’ll even get to contribute to project work, develop life skills and have various learning opportunities. A Buddy will be assigned to you to answer questions on day-to-day tasks and help you build your network within the company. At the end of the programme, you can earn a full-time position in the department of your choice and kick-start your career.

This programme also gives you access to global benefits, such as mental health support, flexible working hours, hybrid work (home and office) and starting salary. Some additional perks may be offered based on the location. 

Why join BSM?

Are you interested in exciting career opportunities, and personal growth in an international fast-paced working environment? Join the BSM community.

When you work with Bernhard Schulte Shipmanagement (BSM), you partner with one of the world’s leading third-party ship managers. You join over 2,000 talented professionals at the shore and 18,000 professionals at sea, in over 30 countries and across the world’s oceans. Together, we move a fleet of over 600 vessels and help hundreds of ship owners trade cargo all around the world safely and efficiently. 

You help us deliver Ship Management, Crewing, Finance, Information Technology, Human Resources, and Consulting services. With over 80 nationalities at sea and shore, and 46-54% (female to male) gender ratio at shore, we are proud of our multinational and inclusive workplace.


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