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Ocean Freight Export FCL Hamburg

The Leschaco Group is a traditional, owner-managed logistics service provider and offers intercontinental logistics solutions for sea and air freight in the machinery and plant engineering industry, automotive industry, chemical industry and associated sectors, consumer goods, and pharmaceuticals. As a tank container operator the group of companies has transport solutions for unpackaged liquid goods in its portfolio, too. An additional core area is contract logistics.

The company was founded under the name of Lexzau, Scharbau by Wilhelm Lexzau and Julius Scharbau in Hamburg in 1879. Today the group of companies is represented on all continents with its own branch offices (in Australia by selected agents) and employs more than 2,000 people worldwide – 700 of which are in Germany. The managing owner Jörg Conrad places great value on sustainable company development. The company headquarters are in Bremen.

 

Your tasks

In close cooperation with the colleagues from the documentation and accounting departments you are an important contact person for our customers and business partners and support us in the following tasks:

  • Independent handling of  the disposition of sea freight consignments (export)
  • Customer service and customer support in writing and by telephone
  • Registration and checking of quotes (incl. EDI data transfer)
  • Generation of port orders and customs clearance
  • Calculation, electronic archiving and complaint management
  • Daily correspondence with international customers, subsidiaries and agents
  • Deadline and process monitoring
  • Support in the fields of documentation and accounting – if needed

 

Your profile

  • Succesful completion of training as „Kaufmann/-frau für Spedition und Logistikdienstleistung“ or comparable qualifications
  • Operational work experience in the field of sea freight
  • Organizational skills and a structured work style are among your strengths
  • Good knowledge of English (spoken and written) can be applied in the everyday forwarding business
  • Familiar with the MS Office package (Word, Outlook)
  • You have a responsible and independent approach to work and you are a team player and flexible
  • You enjoy dealing with customers, other service providers and business partners

 

What we offer

  • A versatile job, in which you can take on responsibility and develop further
  • A dynamic team with competent and friendly colleagues
  • Flat hierarchies and short decision-making processes
  • A culture of mutual respect and an outstanding working atmosphere
  • Training opportunities
  • Flexible management of working time
  • A varied sport and health program

 

If we could rouse your interest and you want to become part of the Leschaco team, then we look forward to receiving your online application.

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Niederlande

Freight Forwarder Operations

The Leschaco Group is a traditional, owner-managed logistics service provider and offers intercontinental logistics solutions for sea and air freight in the machinery and plant engineering industry, automotive industry, chemical industry and associated sectors, consumer goods, and pharmaceuticals. As a tank container operator the group of companies has transport solutions for unpackaged liquid goods in its portfolio, too. An additional core area is contract logistics.

The company was founded under the name of Lexzau, Scharbau by Wilhelm Lexzau and Julius Scharbau in Hamburg in 1879. Today the group of companies is represented on all continents with its own branch offices (in Australia by selected agents) and employs more than 2,000 people worldwide – 700 of which are in Germany. The managing owner Jörg Conrad places great value on sustainable company development. The company headquarters are in Bremen.

Our office in Rotterdam Hoogvliet, the Netherlands, has been established in 2005. We are a fast growing, medium-sized company where collegiality and team spirit are characteristics. Today our office has 36 employees.

 

Job Description

In close cooperation with the team colleagues from the documentation department, you are an import contact person for our customers and partners. In your daily work you are organizing ocean freight and airfreight shipments.

  • Handling independently the disposition of sea freight shipments FCL and LCL as well as airfreight
  • Building up a customer relationship, advising our customers pro-actively
  • Placing bookings with carriers
  • Generation of port orders and customs clearance
  • Pre-calculation, archiving and complaint management
  • Daily communication with branch offices and agents
  • Lead time monitoring
  • B/L documentation support if required
  • Invoicing

 

Qualification

  • Successful completed study in logistics
  • Minimum 3-5 years of experience in a similar position
  • Knowledge of chemistry and dangerous cargo is an advantage
  • Customer and service oriented, commercial and enthusiastic
  • Organizational skills and a structured approach
  • Pro-active and stress-resistant
  • Good communications skills
  • Excellent language skills in Dutch and English (in word and writing)

 

Our Offer:

  • A challenging job with the necessary independence and responsibility
  • A dynamic team with friendly and highly qualified colleagues
  • Flat hierarchies and short decision paths
  • A culture of appreciation and an excellent working environment

Place of employment is Rotterdam / Netherlands

If we have captured your interest, we are looking forward to your e-mail application.

Please note that the total size of attachments in your e-mail application may not exceed 5 MB

 

Please apply here

hr-nl@remove-this.leschaco.com

 

 

 

Freight Forwarder Documentation

The Leschaco Group is a traditional, owner-managed logistics service provider and offers intercontinental logistics solutions for sea and air freight in the machinery and plant engineering industry, automotive industry, chemical industry and associated sectors, consumer goods, and pharmaceuticals. As a tank container operator the group of companies has transport solutions for unpackaged liquid goods in its portfolio, too. An additional core area is contract logistics.

The company was founded under the name of Lexzau, Scharbau by Wilhelm Lexzau and Julius Scharbau in Hamburg in 1879. Today the group of companies is represented on all continents with its own branch offices (in Australia by selected agents) and employs more than 2,000 people worldwide – 700 of which are in Germany. The managing owner Jörg Conrad places great value on sustainable company development. The company headquarters are in Bremen.

Our office in Rotterdam Hoogvliet, the Netherlands, has been established in 2005. We are a fast growing, medium-sized company where collegiality and team spirit are characteristics. Today our office has 36 employees.

 

Job Description

In close cooperation with the team colleagues from the booking department, you are responsible for the timely and correct handling of the outbound documentation.

  • Obtaining shipping instructions from customers
  • Issuing B/L’s , waivers and other transport relevant documents
  • Providing the B/L instructions to the carriers
  • Legalization of documents like COO and invoices
  • Pre-calculation, archiving and complaint management
  • Daily communication with branch offices and agents
  • Lead time monitoring
  • Invoicing

 

Qualification

  • Successful completed study in logistics
  • Minimum 3-5 years of experience in a similar position
  • Customer and service oriented, commercial and enthusiastic
  • Organizational skills and a structured approach
  • Pro-active and stress-resistant
  • Good communications skills
  • Excellent language skills in Dutch and English (in word and writing)

 

Our Offer:

  • A challenging job with the necessary independence and responsibility
  • A dynamic team with friendly and highly qualified colleagues
  • Flat hierarchies and short decision paths
  • A culture of appreciation and an excellent working environment

 

Place of employment is Rotterdam / Netherlands

If we have captured your interest, we are looking forward to your e-mail application.

Please note that the total size of attachments in your e-mail application may not exceed 5 MB

 

Please apply here

hr-nl@remove-this.leschaco.com

 

 

 

 

Further Information

Lexzau, Scharbau
GmbH & Co. KG
Kap-Horn-Strasse 18
28237 Bremen
GERMANY

phone (49) 421.6101 0
fax (49) 421.6101 489

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