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Forwarder - General Application

  • Antwerpen (Antwerpen)

Job description

Kuehne + Nagel is hiring for the position of Forwarder in both Airfreight and Seafreight department.

Your Role

You will be responsible for handling and coordinating shipments from A to Z. This includes close monitoring of operational records, accurate preparation of all documents and providing an excellent Kuehne+Nagel service towards customers. As the global market leader, Kuehne + Nagel BeLux has plenty of opportunities to start or further develop your career in forwarding. Currently, we are hiring for air & sea freight, import & export, on different locations (Antwerp, Brussels, Luxembourg). Once you apply, we can further discuss which opportunity matches the best with your profile and career ambitions.

Your Responsibilities

·  Handle a variation of import- export shipments – FCL or LCL. Depending on the assigned Business Unit additional know-how and skills may be required such as dangerous goods knowledge, knowledge in Pharma products & shipments, etc. 
·  Responsible for the financial KPI’s / file assigned clients 
·  Signal or correct mistakes and resolve issues in agreement with your direct manager 
·  Actively participate and look for more efficiency in operational and administrative processes 
·  Build, maintain and develop good relationships with new existing clients 
·  Actively cooperate on creating SOP's and WI's 

Your Skills and Experiences

·  You deliver excellent customer service - towards customers and colleagues all over the world 
·  You are solution driven - ability to identify opportunities and translate them into wins 
·  You are a team player – you support the reasoning that 1+1= 3 
·  You are driven – you translate potential setbacks into opportunities and wins for the future 
·  You welcome change – acknowledging that standing still is the same as taking a step back 
·  You want to develop yourself & others – knowledge will create the difference between Kuehne+Nagel and other logistics suppliers 
·  You are a PC-literate – ability to quickly learn to work with custom made software 
·  You speak and write English and Dutch fluently. Ability to speak and write French is an asset
·  You like a healthy level of stress in your function and you are flexible on working hours
·  First experience within logistics or forwarding but also open for starters with a “can do” mentality 

Good Reasons to Join

We offer a position within a strong international environment with a competitive salary and opportunities for further development within the Kuehne + Nagel Group.