Management & Business Others Supply Chain and Procurement
3 - 5 Years
Are you looking to develop your career in leading a highly motivated team of forwarding officers and satisfy your ambitions at a company where you can aspire to new heights, enjoy personal growth and thrive on achievement ?
At Vanderlande, we are seeking passionate and ambitious people, capable of making a positive impact on the supply chain of our projects with focus on forwarding , while developing a prosperous career in a fast-paced international environment.
As an integral part of the Logistic Warehouse department, you will be responsible for managing the group of Forwarding officers (9) who take care of all the forwarding tasks in Supply Chain Center EU for direct transports as well as transports from the European Distribution Center and Distribution Center Erp.
You will thrive at managing the performance and the welfare of the team, internal customer expectations, stakeholders and the translation of functional requirements of selecting the right modality, ordering transport and creating the export documents such as ExA Customs document, Bill of Lading, Air Way Bill, Certificates of Origin, EUR.1 certificates and Letter of Credits.
Reporting to the Manager Logistics, you will also be part of the MT of Physical Distribution Europe. In addition, you will broaden your experience by managing the plan, budget, risks, communication and the overall satisfying outcome of the Forwarding department.
Your qualifications and skills
If you’re an experienced, enthusiastic and versatile team leader Forwarding, you will excel at:
Challenging the employees to achieve the best possible return by systematic work according to established procedures and departmental processes, and by setting the right priorities.
Managing quality, quantity, timeliness and costs, as they are important factors.
Pursing of continuous improvement of the department, and all related relevant issues, in which he/she also takes responsibility on the acceptance and implementation.
You should have a working knowledge of:
Leading a team in a logistical environment, with a minimum of 5 years of experience.
The different export documents of which the knowledge of working with a Letter of Credit is a pre.
Evaluating the performance of the transport companies and agents and realize a continuous improvement
Working on Bachelor/ Vocational Degree Business or Supply Chain.
Excellent communication in Dutch and English, speaking and writing.
Steering to innovate and improve and bring this with enthusiasm to the team
Vanderlande is the global market leader for future-proof logistic process automation at airports – from London Heathrow to Singapore Changi – and in the parcel market, for main players such as UPS and FedEx. Furthermore, we are also a leading supplier of process automation solutions for warehouses, including Amazon and Walmart, which seamlessly integrate innovative systems, intelligent software and life-cycle services.
If you aspire to a position of responsibility – and want to make a difference by facilitating the delivery of what matters most to consumers, passengers and businesses – then the next step on your path to global opportunities is to join Vanderlande. As part of our network and unique culture of freedom and flexibility, you will be connected to our dedicated people, build strong relationships and rise to the challenge of industry-leading projects.
You will grow , take ownership and make every day better as you continue on the road to success with your spirit of adventure – and fulfil your ambitions for personal development through our Academy. Vanderlande will give you the necessary knowledge, tools and support, so that together we have the confidence and ability to exceed our customers’ expectations in over 100 countries.
You will have the enthusiasm and be driven to achieve our collective goals. As an integral part of our team, you will have a hands-on role working in a positive environment to deliver tangible, state-of-the-art products and improve the competitiveness of our highly visible customers.
So, if you would like to join a profitable and growing company that will enable you to reach your goals and focus on your future, then please apply now by completing the application form, and uploading your CV and covering letter. For more information, please contact Charlotte Rooseboom on 0413 49 51 22.