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Commercial Assistant Hamburg

KOTUG SMIT TOWAGE is a leading European harbour towage company. We assist the vessels of our customers in 4 countries and 12 ports with a fleet of around 64 tugs, hence we are at the core of port operations and shipping. This is our profession, where we have the experience, expertise and passion for.

For our team in Hamburg we are looking for support at the earliest date:

Commercial Assistant (M/F)


  • Supporting the Commercial Area Manager with achieving sales targets
  • First point of entry and correspondence with customers, agents and partners in German and English
  • Calculation of rates, compiling offers and supporting tenders
  • Monitoring payment of invoices
  • Compiling and collating reports and statistics
  • Documentation and administrative duties
  • Cooperation with other departments, among others; Operations and Communications & PR


  • Successfully completed apprenticeship: Schifffahrtskaufmann/-frau
  • First working experiences in the maritime industry and affinity for the port
  • Quick learner and apt to work independently and structured
  • Strong focus on customers and service
  • Enjoying being a team player, engaging and flexible personality
  • Good communication skills (verbal and written English) and good command of computer and MS Office software.


  • Comprehensive period of familiarization and briefing of your new responsibilities
  • Versatile and diversified tasks within the maritime industry.
  • Appropriate Salary
  • Strong Team with an open and friendly spirit
  • Attractive working environment with an international company directly located at river Elbe.


If you are enthusiastic about ports, feeling connected to the maritime industry and keen on bringing your dedication and talent into a challenging and exciting working environment, then we should meet. We invite you to submit your motivation letter and CV, by filling out the underneath application form.

Please advise earliest possible starting date as well as your aspired salary. In case of questions, you may also contact Andreas Fischer via telephone: +49 40 74 11 88 12

Download here the vacancy in the German language:

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