ABS and its affiliated companies are global leaders in marine and offshore classification and other innovative safety, quality, and environmental services focused on the marine, energy, and government sectors. With more than 5,000 employees, in over 70 countries, ABS and the ABS affiliated companies offer a dynamic work environment and multiple avenues for career growth. 

Since its founding in 1862, ABS has been committed to setting standards for safety and excellence as one of the world’s leading ship classification organizations. We search for and establish the best solutions for the industries we serve and are at the forefront of marine and offshore innovation. In a constantly evolving industry, ABS works alongside its partners tackling the most pressing technical, operational, and regulatory challenges so the marine and offshore industries can operate safely, securely, and responsibly. With a passion for making the world a safer place, while also delivering practical and innovative solutions, ABS stands ready to assist and advance the marine and offshore industries.

Our Corporate Marketing Team is currently seeking to hire a Marketing Specialist. In this role, you will report to the Strategic Marketing Manager for the Marine Sector and you will be responsible for implementing marketing strategies in support of business development objectives. The selected candidate will work a hybrid schedule with three (3) days in the ABS Headquartered Office located in Spring and two (2) days being remote-work days.


Assists the Strategic Marketing Manager in the development and/or implementation of corporate strategic marketing and communications plans

Maintains awareness of the marketing initiatives, changes in business strategies, and technical capabilities of the organization

Participate in business development update meetings, share corporate marketing campaigns and ideas for implementation

Aligns portfolio of ABS products and services with market needs and drivers

Identifies opportunities for expansion of sector-specific marketing campaigns and channel strategies to maximize audience reach and marketing effectiveness

Develops and maintains close relationships with influential industry organizations and institutions to position and create opportunities for ABS

Stays actively informed on significant business and technical activities across the enterprise

Research and build awareness of competitors’ market position, business strategy, and competitive advantages

Assist in the development, authoring and editing marketing material and other sales enablement to content


Bachelor’s Degree in a related discipline

3-5 years of marketing-related experience

Previous experience in marketing-related positions

Good working knowledge of MS Office applications

Strong interpersonal and team skills

Able to assume a high level of individual responsibility

Professional creativity and flexibility

Familiarity with one or more of the marine, offshore, engineering or quality sectors is advantageous

Familiar with the ABS Health, Safety, Quality & Environmental Management System


Qualified candidates may apply online by clicking hereThe American Bureau of Shipping is committed to the equal employment opportunity of its employees and prohibits discrimination against any employee or qualified applicant on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, gender identity, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, citizenship status or veteran status, or other non-work-related characteristics that may be protected under the law of the Federal Government or specific state employment laws.