• Strategic Consultant

    • Rozenburg (Schiphol), Netherlands
    • Bachelor's degree
Strategic Consultant

Do you have knowledge of international trade and regulations? Do you want to work in a dynamic environment where development is key? Then apply now for the position of Strategic Consultant!

The Role:
Tradewin is an international trade consultancy providing creative and effective solutions and guidance in the areas of customs regulation, logistics and trade data management. Our services include consulting in the areas of import and export compliance, classification, tariff preference, tax mitigation and supply chain security.
As a Strategic Consultant, you will assist and support the ongoing development, delivery and flawless execution of standardized and compliant trade advisory services to Tradewin's clients. Our staff includes licensed customs brokers, lawyers, accountants and industry experts in Europe, North America, Australia and Asia. As one team, we work to assess complicated situations, navigate through a forest of regulations and implement solutions that meet both the letter of the law and the spirit of the client's business.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Support the strategic development, delivery and implementation of standardized, compliant trade compliance services;
  • Actively engage in client projects to ensure accurate and timely delivery;
  • Maintain records for functional areas of responsibility;
  • Quickly escalate issues and resolve complex problems;
  • Effective collaboration and solid communication with internal and external parties;
  • Continually seek improvements in procedures and services to create more efficient and cost effective operations;
  • Assist in the collection of accounts receivable;
  • Be actively involved in the sales process;
  • Meet the company standard of 52 hours of training per year;
  • Be committed to the success of Tradewin by conducting business ethically at all times;
  • Support customer accounts on-site on a minimum of 2 days per week;

What you bring to the role of Strategic Consultant:
  • Good attitude and excellent communication skills;
  • Understanding of international trade;
  • Understanding of European Union regulations;
  • Proven ability to develop, implement and maintain standards and identify opportunities for continuous improvement;
  • Proven ability to evaluate the performance of internal and external service providers;
  • Strong computer skills;
  • Demonstrated experience interacting with external and internal customers to gather information, and coordinate projects to anticipate and meet customer needs;
  • Ability to work under stress and problem solve, enabling teams and individuals to meet and exceed client deadlines;
  • Completed Customs training is a plus;
  • Knowledge of and experience using MS Excel is a plus;
  • Accounting background is a plus.

Your Workplace:
You will be working in a modern work environment with young, enthusiastic and international colleagues ready to help each other. At the office you will find all the facilities you need 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 and professional company that is moving with the times. Expeditors employs the best Supply Chain professionals in over 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 grows into a higher position and employees stay with the company for more than 10 years on average.

As a Strategic Consultant, you can count on:
  • Being part of a professional/international, young, enthusiastic team;
  • Possibility to grow to Lead Agent within a short period of time;
  • Building an international career (worldwide);
  • 25 vacation days on full-time basis and 8% vacation money;
  • A good pension plan;
  • Travel allowance;
  • Option to join the Employee Stock Purchase Plan.

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

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.nlReference: 121

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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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