Logistics Coordinator | Temporary 6 months

Supply Chain / Logistics

International company in the center of Rotterdam is looking for a dynamic and hands on Mandarin Chinese speaker with experience in logistic Import / Export for a 6 month project with possibilities to extend. Our client offers a truly international environment, and an independent role with diverse responsibilities and possibility for development.

For this position you need to have a valid working visa.

Main tasks & responsibilities:

  • Manage and coordinate the logistics activities so that the products are provided to the customers in the most efficient and secure manner
  • Plan and coordinate the all transport from A to Z (mostly shipments and road freight in Europe and outside of Europe)
  • Keep daily contact with the factory in China
  • Physical responsibility for in-coming and out-going shipments: receiving orders, sorting shipments, communicating with other departments regarding the orders' status
  • Provide high-quality logistics services to customers and clients
  • Create and maintain a proper logistical and warehouse support procedures to ensure the clients and customers receive quality service
  • Assist in purchasing and selecting suppliers.
  • Maintain the communication between the 2 distribution centers in Europe.
  • Assisting the Account Manager and Handling administration of variety of documents 

Requirements :

  • 3 to 5 years experience in Logistics
  • Fluency in English, and preferably you also speak any of these languages: Mandarin, Cantonese, Italian or French
  • Experience with logistic processes such as Import / Export and purchasing
  • Excellent understanding import and export documentation - Incoterms is a must
  • Previous experience with Shipment and freight forwarding relations 
  • Open-minded and ready to solve complex issues through creative thinking
  • Experience in working within an fast-paced and changing environment  
  • Great communication skills on all organizational levels combined with ability to work independently
  • Excellent Microsoft Office skills are a must
  • Bachelor's or Master's Degree in Business or Supply chain/Logistics will be a plus.