Ocean Freight Manager EMEA
TransGroup Global Logistics
Rotterdam, Netherlands
3 dagen geleden

Is it in your DNA to always provide that little extra and do you want to become part of a global group that has shown good success on the international stage in transport and logistics solutions?

Then this may be the right job for you for you! We are looking for a new dedicated colleague to join our Ocean Freight Team EMEA.

At Scan Global Logistics, every person is an opportunity to unlock potential. We are a full-service global logistics provider present on all continents.

By bringing a human approach to everyone, everywhere, we make the world a little less complicated. At the core of our DNA is a can-do-attitude’ and the willingness to always walk the extra mile to find the right logistic solution whether by road, rail, ocean or air transport.

Our culture is based on four basic virtues : Respect, Entrepreneurship, Integrity and Fun.

What can you expect?

The right person can expect an interesting and developing position in a fast-paced international environment with good working conditions.

You will report to our Global Head of Ocean Freight and work from our one of our offices in Europe.

The team you will be joining is well-functioning and cooperation and professional sparring is a priority for everyone. Besides supporting and actively drive our global carrier management strategy within SGL EMEA and resolving carrier issues upon escalation, among others your tasks will include :

  • Close collaboration with European offices and Global Head of Ocean Freight to drive EMEA procurement activities e. g. achieve agreed volume targets
  • Continuously drive re-procurement and improvement of existing larger customers
  • Actively promote ocean freight product within the sales community in Europe
  • Support our commercial- and sales team with co-sales and act as subject matter expert
  • Develop LCL consolidation offering
  • Develop and support key product initiatives
  • Engage closely in tenders particularly on larger opportunities
  • Create / drive regional ocean community
  • Represent region EMEA in global ocean community and global ocean activities
  • What do we expect?

    As this is an excellent opportunity to join a major player in the logistics industry, we expect that you can identify yourself with our key DNA-words and values and work according to these.

    You must understand the importance of complying with our company mentality, procedures, rules and regulations and you can fulfill the below mentioned requirements where you :

  • Have a minimum of 5 years ocean freight forwarding experience
  • Have strong knowledge and understanding of market requirements
  • Has experienced knowledge of carriers
  • Have strong business acumen
  • Have high virtues and ethics
  • Are a role model and motivational toward colleagues
  • Are customer focused
  • Have high level of being self-driven and continuously raising the ambition for the product and company in general
  • Are disciplined and holds a strong ownership to area of responsibility and problem solving
  • Have strong negotiation skills
  • Have a higher business level in writing and speaking English
  • Are a team player
  • Are an experienced user in MS Office
  • Advantages but not a requirement :

  • Academic education within international business and / or logistics
  • Experience from project management, process development or process mapping
  • What do we offer?

    We offer an interesting position in a highly skilled and professional team. We have good working spirit and positive mentality and at Scan Global Logistics we also go the extra mile when it comes to our staff.

    At Scan Global Logistics we work to promote a culture where Respect, Entrepreneurship, Integrity and Fun are the DNA-defining core values of our company.

    We work according to these values, and they are all parts of our professional life. The whole company breathes out this mentality and it shines through in the way we communicate with both customers and colleagues.

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