Forwarding and Logistics Agent

    Schiphol-Rijk Permanent €2.500 - €3.500 per month (€30.000 - €42.000)

Updated on 14/03/2022

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About Our Client

Our client is the expert for global Special Speed Logistics as well as time-critical international spare parts logistics. They transport highly urgent spare parts, medical samples, dangerous goods or important documents quickly and reliably from A to B. In addition to speed and reliability, they are committed to customized and flexible service.Therefore, we are available 365 days a year, around the clock, to develop tailor-made, customized logistics solutions, ranging from ad-hoc cases to day-to-day business.

Job Description

  • First single point of contact for customers in an international team of Special Services Experts
  • Creation of individual, time-critical and at the same time perfect transport solutions for customers - whether by air, road or rail
  • Responsibility for smooth customs clearance
  • Development of solutions for worldwide on-board courier transports and partial/full charters
  • Supervision of transport execution (shipment monitoring) as well as control of transport partners and realisation of alternative solutions in case of unforeseen problems
  • Joint responsibility for the monthly bookings of existing customers in their network
  • Support with larger national and international projects

The Successful Applicant

  • Completed training as a freight forwarding specialist, air transport specialist or comparable commercial training
  • Outstanding customer and service orientation as well as the ability to inspire customers with a "Yes We Can" attitude, even in critical situations
  • Independent, solution- and goal-oriented way of working, coupled with commitment, reliability and a sense of responsibility
  • Friendly appearance, strong communication skills, ability to work in a team and excellent problem-solving skills
  • Willingness to work in shifts
  • Good English skills as well as confident handling of Microsoft Office products (Word, Excel, Outlook, etc.)
  • Must have a legal work permit in the country of employment

What's on Offer

* Fulltime position
* Competitive salary and benefits (such as overtime allowance, 30 vacation days etc.)
* A holiday allowance
* Flexible working hours
* Pension plan
* The possibility to work from home
* A dynamic and international working environment

Contact
Erik de Vries
Quote job ref
JN-122021-4550628

Job summary

Sector
Supply Chain
Sub Sector
Expeditor / Forwarder
Industry
Transport & Distribution
Jobs by location
Schiphol-Rijk
Contract Type
Permanent
Consultant
Erik de Vries
Job Reference
JN-122021-4550628