Freight Forwarder (Berchem)
berchem (antwerpen)
publié le 8-9-2021
Expéditeur (m/f)
type de job
temps plein
type contrat
jobs fixes après intérim
transport, logistique et transport aérien
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Description de l'entreprise

With over 74000 employees at some 1300 locations in over 100 countries, the Kuehne+Nagel Group is one of the world¿s leading logistics companies.

As an employer, Kuehne+Nagel stands for equal opportunity and we are committed to diversity in our teams with regard to people with disabilities. We believe that you can make a valuable contribution to Kuehne+Nagel and look forward to receiving your application.

Description de la fonction

The freight Forwarding Specialist is responsible for handling Export and Import shipments as well as Transshipment files from A to Z, from putting together a quotation, to actual transport handling and billing. In your role, you support customers by working out tailor-made transport plans to meet the customer¿s requirements as well as providing helpful information, answering questions, and responding to complaints. You are responsible for coordinating transport activities by executing the necessary bookings with our partners, executing the requisite data entry across all KN systems, and generating the required documentation. Additionally, you are to ensure all requirements are met in compliance with rules and regulations governing sea transport and associated national protocols. You are to build and maintain a strong partnership with key carriers and vendors. Additionally, you coordinate the transport and take care of the administration, making sure that all documents and formalities are fulfilled.

Tes atouts

- Bachelor Degree or equivalent in Logistics / Supply Chain Management;
- Proven experience in Sea Logistics with strong knowledge of FCL handling as a minimum requirement. Experience in handling LCL, Breakbulk, and RoRo shipments are considered a plus;
- Strong knowledge in Freight Forwarding;
- Proven experience in customer service;
- Multitasker and strong organizer;
- Advanced knowledge on industry-specific guidelines and adherence to regulatory requirements;
- Ability to communicate persuasively whilst demonstrating adaptability and empathy;
- Problem-Solving and able to work under pressure;
- Languages: Native Dutch and very good verbal and written knowledge of English. Good knowledge of additional languages is considered a plus.


We offer an employee-friendly and casual environment for you to become a skilled transportation logistics professional in a challenging and fast-developing company with a competitive salary and opportunities for further development within the Kuehne + Nagel Group.

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