DFDS provides shipping and transport services in Europe, generating annual revenues of EUR 1.8bn.

To over 8,000 freight customers, we deliver high performance and superior reliability through shipping & port terminal services, and transport & logistics solutions.

For six million passengers, we provide safe overnight and short sea ferry services.

Our 7,000 employees are located on ships and in offices across 20 countries. DFDS was founded in 1866, is headquartered in Copenhagen, and listed on Nasdaq Copenhagen.

Do you want to be a point of coordination and contact for haulers/drivers, and commercial/ shipping

Part Load Planner, Logistics,

Principal Accountabilities

- Keep the transport management systems updated within the functions of transport planning such as collections; deliveries; shipment; driver orders and
- Developing and maintaining supplier relationships outside Holland.
- Awareness of market developments of competitors/suppliers.
- Allocation of jobs to drivers whilst maintaining open channels.
- Ensuring daily deliveries are booked in accordance with customer requirements.
- Receiving, processing and creation of bookings.
- Checking invoices.
- Ensuring Area to Area balance on a daily basis and keep empty running at a minimum.
- seeking acceptable spot-traffic where required.
- Ensure customer requirements are on-time with appropriate equipment utilized and/or seeking alternatives to meet requirements.
- Proactively manage the business KPIs and update accordingly.
- Actively improve processes and bring about functional efficiencies.

Knowledge & Specifications:

Geographical knowledge of the trading areas.
- Commercial awareness.
- Market knowledge
- CMR legislation
- Full knowledge of local logistics legal restrictions/issues
- Knowledge of hazardous cargo regulations
- Awareness of customs regulations
- Microsoft Office
- Velocity
- Map & Guide

Training/special Skills Required:

Persuasive skills
- Proactive approach
- Excellent interpersonal skills/team player
- Excellent communication skills Dutch, English, written and oral.
- Good numeracy skills and accuracy
- Good drive and enthusiasm
- Problem solving mindset/ability to manage conflicting priorities
- Be aware of and act in accordance with the health, safety and environment policy of the DFDS group.

Interested? Please send your cv and motivation to helen.westein@dfds.com.









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Vlaardingen, Netherlands