Job Summary

A leading company within the Shipping and Logistics industry is seeking a Senior Project Manager, Breakbulk to join their team based in Rotterdam.

This is an exciting opportunity for a young professional with previous experience within shipping, freight or logistics to expand their skills with the support of a top name within the industry.

Responsibilities of the role include, but are not limited to:

  • Coordinating shipments in line with customer specifications and company guidelines.
  • Acting as the main point of contact for customers throughout the shipment process, ensuring all parties remain involved are aware of the progress of the shipment.
  • Ensuring all administration and shipment related documentation is completed accurately and promptly and entered into the relevant systems.
  • Handling the full project flow process from initiation through to invoicing
  • Providing high levels of customer service by dealing directly with questions and queries
  • Planning the movement of Breakbulk, Abnormal Loads, Out of Gauge, Specialist Cargo and Heavy Haulage shipments including obtaining required permits and providing customer reports

Candidate specification:

  • Over 5 years of experience in Project Forwarding/Breakbulk Shipping
  • Educated to Associate Degree or relevant experience in a vocational field.
  • Proficient in IT freight systems and MS office applications
  • Excellent communication skills in Dutch and English
  • Knowledge of Breakbulk, Project Logistics, Project Cargo, Out of Gauge, Heavy Haulage both Import & Export via Sea, Air & Road Freight
  • Previous staff management experience is essential

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Job Summary


Reference: 10076

Sector: Logistics, Procurement, Distribution and Supply Chain

Location: Rotterdam, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands

Salary: Market related

Contract: Permanent

Posted: 31 Jul 2019