Shipping agent

Full time position, 40 hours a week

Job description

Due to the strong growth of our activities, we are looking for a Shipping agent who will join our team.

In this position you will be responsible for one or more (Key) accounts that you take care of with a best-in-class Customer Service.

Job description:
As Shipping agent you are responsible for ensuring that the operations of our clients run smoothly, with ” unburdening ” and ” serving ” being crucial. You are the link between the customer, loading and unloading locations, and various carriers with the focus on:

Primary:
* Ensure the overall operational handling of cargo flows in the area of ​​road, air and ocean freight (Import, export, groupage, LCL and FCL)
* Maintaining contacts and existing and potential new customers, shipping companies and transporters.
* The preparation and delivery of spot rates.

Secondary:
* You are responsible for the development of national and international transport concepts.
* You keep yourself busy observing the current market and respond to this.
* You offer operational support when implementing new customers and services.
* You are engaged in the monitoring of external service providers.
* You keep yourself busy following developments and optimization of measuring instruments to assess carriers.

Job requirements

Job requirements:
* You have at least a completed MBO / HBO education, preferably in the direction of logistics.
* You have knowledge and experience in road transport, air and sea freight.
* You are goal-oriented and you can work independently within a small team of professionals.
* You are proactive, a self starter and do not wait.
* You are a strong communicator.
* You have good knowledge of the English language. Knowledge of the German and / or French language is an advantage.
* You have thorough knowledge of MS Office.

Company Profile

Trasegro is a global logistics provider that supports industry and trade in the global exchange of goods through land transport, worldwide air and ocean freight, and supply chain management. In today’s volatile market, companies’ successes are dependent on a robust distribution channel. Full loads, part loads or groupage, Your shipments matter to us. Whether it is a single shipment, a few pallets or multiple full loads every week, we know how to handle your cargo punctually and reliably. With traffic hubs strategically located, your cargo will be delivered wherever and whenever specified