Are you dedicated to work with decarbonizing the maritime industry? Are you attracted to a value-based and innovative work culture? Would you like to be an instrumental part of a serious growth plan?

MARPRO is proud to present the unique opportunity to become responsible for the further commercial development of PJ Diesel Engineering A/S.

PJ Diesel is privately owned. The company was founded in 1979 and has experienced significant growth ever since. PJ Diesel is a leading partner for circular repair and reconditioning of key components for large diesel engines and turbines. The company’s operating principle is the same today as when it was founded – Reuse, Reduce and Recycle. PJ Diesel is committed to contributing to the decarbonization of the maritime industry. This is achieved by actively investing in the development of innovative solutions that help reduce the carbon footprint. The backbone of the services PJ Diesel offers is a service exchange program. In addition, they offer turbo charger service, govenors & controls, fuel injection systems and repair, spare parts and reconditioning of 4 stroke engines.

PJ Diesel have partnered with major brands, like Woodward, Mitsubishi Heacy Industries, KBB Turbo Chargers, Regulateurs Europa, Reflow and HS Turbo Chargers.

The company is currently located in Copenhagen Harbor, but as part of the growth plan, they will relocate to Jyllinge in the autumn 2023.

The Job

As a Sales & Marketing Manager, you will be responsible for managing the sales and marketing team.

Initially, you will need to understand the business, the services and systems, the clients, and the current operation. Referring directly to the CEO, who is the founder and owner of the company, you will produce a global growth plan, including sales and marketing strategy and related budgets. When approved, you will executive the plan and report directly to the CEO. Your will ensure that PJ Diesel expands its customer base and that existing customers are serviced in the best way possible. Since you will be responsible for global growth, travelling must be expected.

Your professional competencies

  • A relevant commercial or technical education
  • People manager experience
  • Experience with technical sales in the maritime industry
  • Know how to develop a sales strategy and execute on it
  • Used to work with data and know how to segment a market
  • Experience with both direct sales and sales through partners
  • Maritime exhibition experience
  • Strong maritime industry network
  • Deep understanding of the maritime transport value chain

Your personal characteristics

  • Fantastic interpersonal skills
  • Strong analytical, organizational, and creative thinking skills
  • Team player and value driven
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Excellent communicator in English both orally and in writing
  • Competitive and collaborative personality

PJ Diesel offers

  • An important position in a well-established, unique, and privately owned company
  • Healthy and nutritious lunch package
  • Flexibility to organize your schedule, incl. working from home and flexible meeting time
  • A competitive compensation package, including pension and health insurance, matching your qualifications and experience


The application process is handled by MARPRO. If you have any questions to this position, please contact MARPRO, at +45 5370 0995.

If you are interested in the position, please upload a motivated application and an updated CV via the application button. You will receive a confirmation email from us. Please check your spam folder, if you have not received the confirmation within 10 minutes after applying, to ensure future communication.

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About PJ Diesel Engineering

PJ Diesel Engineering A/S provides global maritime engineering service and was established in 1979 in Denmark. The company is based on the platform: reconditioning of maritime components and offer a wide range of services, within Diesel and Gas Engines for Ships, Power Stations and Offshore. PJ Diesel Engineering is based in Nordhavn, but will soon relocate to Jyllinge. and has evolved into Northern Europe’s leading partner within repair and reconditioning (recycling) of key engine components. The company’s operating principle is the same today as when it was founded Reuse, Reduce and Recycle. Read more: