International Women’s Day on the 8th of March is a global event celebrating women and their achievements. The theme for this year is Embrace Equity, highlighting the importance of providing women with the essential resources to succeed professionally and personally in their careers and life. This day is also an extraordinary occasion to recognize women’s effort, dedication, and hard work in the maritime industry. At Mr. Marine, supporting women is a fundamental principle that defines the way we operate.
The Role of Women at Mr. Marine
Women are essential for our success. They are integral to our performance, contributing with their diverse perspectives, skills, and experiences. At Mr. Marine, we appreciate and value our women, consistently working on fostering a culture of diversity, inclusion, and growth. Our objective is to unveil the unique strengths of every woman and maximize their potential. We invest in a professional, ambitious, safe space where women can grow.
Corporate Support for Women at Mr. Marine
Corporate support for women is essential for promoting gender equity, diversity, and inclusion. This year Mr. Marine engaged women in leadership training, strengthening their knowledge and skills to succeed in leading roles. We acknowledge that women in leadership serve as role models for other women in the organization. Therefore, we aim to build an environment where every woman experience and pursue management roles.
In the past two years, Mr. Marine doubled the number of women in the leadership team (Sara Bernardi, Shikin Jaafar, Magdalena Kopal and Maxime Asjes), prioritizing gender diversity at every organizational level. We consistently promote inclusion and diversity, providing equitable opportunities to all members. We intend to further support women along their career journey through relevant mentorship programs and workshops.
Mr. Marine also cares about the life of women beyond the organizational boundaries to ensure women can also thrive in their personal roles. We offer generous annual leave packages and support throughout the maternal leave and additional leave, followed by flexible working arrangements while carrying for children.
Mr. Marine’s Message for Women in the Maritime Industry
Mr. Marine would like to thank the women in the maritime industry for their hard work, dedication, and excellence! From seafarers to management roles, we appreciate your resilience, strength, and unwavering commitment. Every day you prove that women can excel in any field they choose. Thank you for everything you do. Happy International Women’s Day!
Join Mr. Marine Team
We are dedicated to further accelerating gender diversity and equity efforts, building an environment where extraordinary women can thrive professionally and personally in their careers. If you want to join our team, visit our Careers page for open positions. Together we take the lead!