Unique Career Opportunities in the Greek Shipping Sector
Shipping is a highly cyclical industry and it is currently going through a major boom, a cycle which started a few years ago.
This growth has created exciting opportunities for audit professionals at all levels. Global HR is assisting the Greek firm to launch a recruiting campaign across North America through external recruiting consultants and internally through the GDP for US Certified Public Accountants with:
- Strong US GAAP knowledge
- Familiarity with SEC filing regulations
- 4+ years of public accounting experience
For more information about the audit opportunities in shipping please call or email George Cambanis Senior Partner, Deloitte Greece (
) or visit
Shipping: a booming industry
With high yields, high asset prices and lots of cash, there has never been a better time for the industry. The rising demand for shipping created a demand for the stocks of shipping companies. Shortly after Posidonia 2004, shipping’s IPO (initial public offering) renaissance began, with 2005 being dubbed the 'Year of the Shipping IPO'. Only a few years ago, listed shipping companies were few and far between. Greek companies have figured prominently in the almost US$2 billion of shipping IPOs over the past two years. Though Greek shipping families have dipped their toes in the public listings marketplace over the years, it was not until 2004 that strength across multiple sectors created opportunities for both investors and companies.
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