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Logistics Specialist - Export - Shipments

Client of Yacht

9051376 | UTRECHT | Vast | HBO | salaris € 4.000 p/m | publicatiedatum 


Over de functie

Job Description:
We are looking for an energetic problem solver with extensive import/export, transportation, and ocean freight experience to join the Operations team in beautiful downtown Utrecht. The Logistics Specialist will be responsible for initiating, managing, and executing the movement of orders while preparing, distributing, and maintaining all documentation specifically for the Europe origin shipments.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Transportation bookings.
  • Contract negotiation.
  • Invoice preparation.
  • Cold storage tracking.
  • Ensure the on-time delivery of customer products.
  • Update shipping rates and routes.
  • Stay abreast of intermodal trends.
  • Update inventory, track product availability, and allocations.
  • Prepare credit documents such as letters of credit.
  • Process proof of export.
  • Customer follow-up.
  • Provide data for claims when needed.


Essential Skills:

  • Creative Problem Solver
  • Proactive and Result-Oriented
  • Able to Prioritize and Manage High Volumes
  • Excellent Communicator
  • Strong Attention to Detail and Organization
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Sense of Urgency Education & Experience:  
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience required.
  • 5 - 7 years of international import/export, inventory, documentation, and transportation experience required.
  • Previous frozen meat products and refrigerated product experience.
  • Advanced Microsoft Office knowledge, especially in Excel.
  • Candidate must be familiar with various modes of transportation to ensure the timely arrival of the products in the most cost effective manner. ​
Language Requirements:
  • Candidate is required to read, write, and, speak English fluently.
  • Proficiency in a second language, especially Dutch, Arabic, or French is a plus 


- Competitive salary
- 25 vacation days
- 100% paid health insurance


International client with multiple offices around the globe. In the last 45 years they have built an extensive netwerk of food suppliers and clients with over 300 professionals in highly skilled teams. 


Voor meer informatie neem je contact op met Ruud Kroese via telefoonnummer 06-22842640

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