• Ocean Import Customer Service Agent

    • Barendrecht (Haven Rotterdam)
    • Senior Seconday Vocational level

Ocean Import Customer Service Agent


Start your career as an agent at Expeditors. THE perfect opportunity to get started in international logistics! Apply now to become part of a driven team with a passion for customer service! Apply for the position of Agent at Expeditors.



The Role:
As an Ocean Import Customer Service Agent, you will be responsible for coordinating import ocean freight shipments. You constantly interact with the customer, but also with internal departments like customs. You take care of all documentation and transports and thus ensure that the entire import process runs efficiently. In addition, you keep an eye on the standard operating procedures of customers and make sure they remain up-to-date. As an Ocean Import Customer Service Agent you have strong communication skills; you ensure a good relationship with our shipping companies, suppliers and transporters.


The Expeditors Agent:
At Expeditors you start your career as an Agent and from here you can grow (in height) or specialize (in width). Your fellow Agents characterize themselves as a diverse group of people with different backgrounds; you have colleagues who come from the hospitality industry, have studied commercial economics or perhaps have just completed a trip around the world. Despite this diversity, there is something they all have in common: they have a passion for customer service, a strong interest in international logistics and always want to get the best out of themselves and others. You like to figure things out on your own and get energy from the fact that not everything is always 100% tuned/worked out. Can you see yourself in this? Then Expeditors might be a great place to work!

We do not link work and thinking skills to education. At Expeditors there is room for everyone. What we do find important is that you meet the right competencies: structured, customer-oriented, proactive and intrinsically motivated to do better than the rest. In addition, of course, you must have the ability to work within a constantly moving, international work environment.

What you also bring to the role of Ocean Import Customer Service Agent:

  • You are available full time;
  • You speak and write fluent English;
  • Intrinsic motivation to do better than others and;
  • You bring a good dose of humor, energy and positivity!


Your workplace:
You will work in a modern environment with young, enthusiastic and international colleagues who are ready to help each other. At the office you will find all the facilities to do your job well: open plan offices with height-adjustable desks, luxury boardrooms but also coffee corners and a company restaurant with a wide range of products. Furthermore, fun activities are regularly organized, such as culture days, (soccer) matches and other outings.

Expeditors as an employer:
Working at Expeditors is working in a modern, modest and professional company that moves with the times. Expeditors employs the best Supply Chain professionals across more than 300 locations. Active on all major (air)ports of the world, in 103 countries and on 6 continents. An international environment with challenging career prospects. Nearly 30% of the workforce advances to senior positions and employees stay with the company for more than 10 years on average.


As a Ocean Import Customer Service Agent you can count on:

  • Good primary and secondary working conditions
  • Pension plan and personal training budget;
  • Opportunity to participate in the Expeditors Stock Purchase Plan;

Expeditors follows the RIVM measures, therefore we now work completely from home. All employees receive the right facilities to make this possible. In time we foresee a new balance in working from home and (virtual) collaborative working.

Contact:
Apply via the button and upload your resume and cover letter. If we see enough common ground, we will first have a (telephone) meeting with our recruitment partner Bluewave. After a positive first interview, two more interviews will follow at Expeditors. Do you have any questions about this position or the application process? Mail them to Jur Kuipers at jur.kuipers@bluewaverecruitment.nl

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We will contact you after assessing your application. After this there will be a conversation at our office. We will make an inventory of your wishes and see whether the vacancy is a good match. Is this the case? Then we will introduce you to our client. We will continue to guide you until the start of your first working day!
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