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Intern / Student, Part-time · Hamburg

Do you remember:

Do you dream of shaping an industry? We at oceanis, a fastly growing Fintech Startup in the Shipping Industry offer exactly that: An opportunity to innovate an industry along with formative work experience. 

About the opportunity:

Your work has a far-reaching impact: Our team is still small, and people wear many hats. You have the chance to get involved in every aspect of the business: project sourcing, marketing, research and product development. The projects that you will be involved in will be shaped by your way of working. The higher your engagement - the higher your reward and influence on the future of the business.

Understand the Shipping Finance industry - and change it: Our team has built a platform that has generated more than USD 4 billion indicated debt volume from more than 50 onboarded financial institutions and more than 250 ship owners. At oceanis you will learn about every aspect of shipping finance and work on improving the industry.

Join us at a magical time: We reached break-even second year of operation, which gives us a stable platform to work with and to further develop our product and core team. You would join at the perfect time to shape the business and the whole shipping industry.
In this role, you will:
  • See the opportunities that lie in the current market for shipping finance. At oceanis you will work in every phase from project sourcing to closing, jump between different projects, work in product development and marketing, dig into financial aspects of projects, create market analyses, optimize processes and much more. Guaranteed - no boredom.
  • Work as a generalist. You will work on projects and issues where your skills are most urgently needed. The tasks you will work on will be as diverse as our business itself.
  • Evaluate new business opportunities as we continue our growth. We have ambitious goals and will proceed to develop innovative solutions for the shipping finance industry.
  • Be in frequent dialogue with the product team for further development of the oceanis products.
  • Learn more about the capabilities and preferences of various financial institutions, ship owners and other industry stakeholders. With that knowledge you will proactively seek to structure feasible projects that can attract market interest and Evaluate the financing requests via our platform.
What we value:
  • You have worked independently before and you can swiftly integrate into a dynamic team structure.
  • You have a serious interest in Shipping and Global Trade and can show to us how you want to change the industry with oceanis
  • You are interested in Finance and the concepts of investing in shipping assets
  • You enjoy working with other people to realize business opportunities and to improve the status quo of operations
  • You are fluent in English and in German, Norwegian or Greek would be a bonus.
About us
Long processes? Incomprehensible questions? Frustration? Not with us!

With the power of technology, our shipping finance platform enables ship owners to tender loan requests to the most relevant and active global financiers. Today, more than 50 financial institutions and more than 250 ship owners have signed up for our service. Together with them, we are successively changing the way the maritime industry is financed and propel global trade. Through standardisation and a digital end-to-end process we create efficiencies, break complexities and reduce lead time and associated costs to both the borrower and the lender.

Would you like to be part of this journey? We would be happy to have you in our crew.
We are looking forward to hearing from you!
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