Internship with leth

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Leth is looking for candidates from the study program BSc International Shipping &Trade to our internship program. We are looking for candidates to join our Copenhagen and Oslo offices. We can offer job-opportunities ahead of the internship, with good possibilities of extension after ended internship as well.

Who are we?
Leth is an international ship agency operating in the Suez Canal, Bosporus, Panama, Spain, Singapore, and the Danish Straits, specializing in ship transit related operations. We are headquartered in Oslo, Norway, with branches in Egypt, Copenhagen, and Singapore. Through partnerships we are present in the other forementioned areas.

Our largest area of business is agency for vessels transiting the Suez Canal where we are a market leader. Given the nature of our business environment and market-position we strive to be innovative, agile, and responsive to our clients, to our competitors and towards the shipping industry at large. We are servicing customers from all shipping segments thus giving the candidate a broad view of the market.

Who are you?
We are looking for candidates eager to learn about the many areas of shipping from an agent’s point of view; a position that requires you to wear all the different “lenses” you would need for a career in shipping. Candidates applying should be prepared to assist within all our areas of operation and conduct some market research and analysis. We appreciate personnel that are social, flexible, disciplined and that possess an interest in international shipping. Good English skills are desirable. The intern candidate can expect to conduct proper work for our organization and will have the chance to acquire valuable network relations and experience.

Our experience
Leth has had interns from CBS since 2017 and we have received excellent feedback from the students, and CBS, about our program. Hence, we are prepared to accommodate your academic background with practical and hands-on assignments. You will be given responsibility and serious tasks, adding value and influence, to the organization.

Many of our interns have later gone on to work part-time with us during their masters, with some even progressing to full-time staff. Others have continued their careers in other shipping segments, with valuable experience from their time with Leth.

How to join?
The internship will commence 1st September 2023 however we will prefer that the candidate is ready to start as ‘Student Assistant’ beginning of June 2023.

Please submit your application to latest by 18th November 2022. We will be conducting interviews in week 48 and 49.