Name: Trine Lindgren Location: Oslo, Norway Title: Ocean Freight Coordinator, Greencarrier Freight ServicesWorking at Greencarrier since: August 2013 Describe yourself with three words: Adventurous, optimistic, and empathetic.
Why do you work at Greencarrier and what is it like? Since I started 5 years ago as a trainee, I’ve worked with all of our products, with export/import and in different projects. I have a strong eager to focus on personal growth and learning what can be learned. Because of that, I feel that I have come a long way with Greencarrier’s trust and help to get me where I am today.
What does your workday look like? In general, e-mails, working on projects within Greencarrier’s internal systems, coordination of bookings/cmt allocation, data quality, forecasts, assist with bookings and maintain relations with carriers.
Which are the biggest trends within the industry right now? It has been there for a while already, but a long way left – Environment issues!
What is the most exciting part of your job? The possibility to work in an international business with other offices in different countries, with different projects and co-workers!
What inspires you - in both work and life? To have hope. People who smile at strangers and encourage others to follow their dreams. Differences among people. Clarity. Good leaders.
What differs Greencarrier from other employers? Besides the people who work here - It is a midsize company, which make it more possible for the ones who wish to do “the little extra” to get noticed and have a personal growth within the business.
Tips for others who would like to work at Greencarrier? Be open for different opportunities, no questions are stupid and remember to work hard but also be open and have fun!