Manager Trade Logistics

Rotterdam – 40h p/w – Fulltime

International Food Connectors BV, a young, enterprising & international food trading company based in Rotterdam (Kop van Zuid), is looking for a Logistics Manager to guide and manage our team of fantastic Logistics Coordinators (3fte).

What we ask of you

  • Bachelor degree
  • Fluent English
  • Fluent Dutch

What you get from us

  • A salary that matches your experience and knowledge
  • 25 vacation days
  • Quarterly team building events
  • Discretionairy bonus
  • Company lunch and drinks on Fridays
  • i-Phone
  • Use of a lease car is negotiable

About the job

As a Manager Trade Logistics you will work alongside your logistics colleagues, and also directly with your colleagues from sales & purchase, whom you support in organizing the global stream of goods.

Your responsibilities:

  • Supervise, coach and train the logistics team
  • Constantly optimize the logistics workflow
  • Planning, buying & booking orders for road & sea transport to global destinations
  • Negotiating freight rates with our logistic partners
  • Support your colleagues from sales & purchase on all logistic matters
  • Maintaining relations with our logistic partners worldwide
  • Offering after service to our customers on documentation matters

''As a Logistics responsible at IFC, days are never the same. The team is experienced and well attuned to each other.''

Camila Assis - Logistics Coordinator

What we expect from you:

  • HBO or higher education level
  • Experience in a similar position (extensive export + intercontinental sea freight + team lead or manager experience)
  • You are a hands-on people manager
  • Knowledge of INCOTERMS is a big plus
  • Fluent in English and Dutch, both verbally and written
  • You are used to being the middle man between the operational floor and the managing board
  • You find creative ways of solving logistic issues
  • Full time availability

What we offer you:

  • Competitive salary
  • Bonus scheme
  • Good secondary terms and conditions
  • Quarterly team building / fun events (BBQ’s, sunny boat tours, etc.)
  • Company lunch and afternoon drinks on Fridays
  • Weekly fresh fruit
  • 25 holidays

About IFC

International Food Connectors BV is young & dynamic food trading company. We buy and sell our products worldwide. Our products include frozen poultry, pork, beef, vegetables and French fries, but also fresh vegetables such as onions & potatoes. We are a dedicated and service orientated company, building strong and long term relations with our suppliers and customers.

  • Informal atmoshpere
  • Enterpreneurial mindset
  • Internationally orientated

Apply for this job now!

Applying is very easy and can be done in a few minutes. Fill in the form below and our recruiter Noortje will contact you.

Any questions?

Feel free to ask those to Noortje. She’s here to help you with all of your questions about this job.

Noortje Folkers

HR & Recruitment Manager

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