Logistics Specialist

Amsterdam Tijdelijk dienstverband €7.903.392 - €8.839.320

Toegevoegd 05/01/2022

  • Logistic Specialist position at agricultural commodities merchant
  • Dutch, English required, German a big plus;

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The Amsterdam office is the regional headquarters for the European, Asian and African business. This client has
have an exciting opportunity for someone to join a dynamic team based in Amsterdam. You will be part of an ambitious team with five colleagues, where you will get the chance to expand your skills and make a difference in a dynamic trading environment by optimizing processes. The role will report to the Trade Execution & Logistics Manager.


ResponsibilitiesAs a Logistics Specialist you will be the link in the chain between our suppliers, service providers and customers. You
will be responsible for timely deliveries to our customers whilst managing the costs and serving the needs of our
The ideal candidate has a proven track record of hands-on experience in a similar position ensuring flawless, efficient
and effective product transportation.Essential duties and responsibilities:
* Planning of trucks and barges.
* Price negotiations.
* Processing orders in the systems.
* Instructing and invoicing service suppliers.
* Managing contracts.
* Management of stocks.
* Liaising closely with the trading desk


Skills & Qualifications:
* Medium Vocational Education degree or Bachelor's degree, preferably in Logistics.
* A minimum of 2 years hands-on experience in a similar role, preferably in the Agri or Feed industry.
* Knowledge of logistics and controlling such processes.
* Fluency in business Dutch and English are required. Geman a big plus, French is a plus
* Flexible and adaptable; you must be eager to experience different working environments and able to adjust quickly.
Keen to take on new challenges.
* Must be very organised and able to work within tight deadlines with minimum supervision.
* Pro-active and able to set priorities and follow through
* Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to effectively build strong working relationships with others and
provide them with your support and/or leadership.
* Determined, resilient and eager to join;
* High level of integrity, flexibility, ability to work under pressure and self-reflection are key attributes to perform
this role


  • Competitive salary;
  • Start date ASAP

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Transport Management
Industrial / Manufacturing
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