Gate/Planning Operator

Gate/Planning Operator – NorthSea Terminal

Are you a customer driven person with a great interest in shipping or logistics? Then this position as Gate/Planning Operator might be for you.

We are currently looking to recruit a Gate/Planning Operator to join our team based in Brevik. You will be working in a fast-paced shipping/logistics environment focusing on maintaining our excellent customer service. The person we are looking for will be involved in the preliminary contact with the customers, booking and planning, customs clearance and final customer invoicing.

You will be part of a dynamic driven team of 4 people based in NorthSea Terminal in Brevik. The position reports to Operations Manager.

You will have the following key responsibilities, but not limited to:

  • Booking
  • Customer service
  • Gate
  • Planning
  • Capacity management and optimization
  • Cooperation with our terminal
  • Managing customs clearance  
  • Accounting/invoicing
  • Weekend and shift work

What are we looking for?

The ideal candidate is a person with experience from the shipping or logistics industry who has a commercial mindset and understanding, possesses enthusiasm, a strong work ethic and willingness to learn.

Other experience can make up for the lack of shipping or logistics experience.

You are outgoing, service minded, positive and you have great communication and cooperation skills. Furthermore, you are able to work in a fast-paced environment maintaining a positive attitude towards our clients, external and internal.

As our working language is Norwegian and English, and we expect you to have full proficiency in both languages.

Exiting workplace

We can offer you an interesting workplace in an international company. You will get to work with many different customers throughout Europe. For the right candidate there will be great opportunities for professional growth.

DFDS is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunities regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, gender, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, or any other legally protected basis.

If you have any questions regarding the position, please contact Operations Manager at NorthSea Terminal AS - Hans Marius Schrøder at hashc@dfds.com. All applications will be treated confidentially.

If you find the job interesting, please submit your CV and application no later than 10th August. We will evaluate applications on an ongoing basis.


Vestfold og Telemark

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