The selected candidate will deal with the distribution and coordination of land transport logistics and the supply chain within the shipping industry.
Requirement for the position
Must be conversant in English.
Proficiency in Italian would be considered as an asset.
Candidate must have excellent communication skills, a mature approach, command and presence over the phone and experience in dealing with multi-nationals and delegating work under high pressure and tight deliverables.
Previous experience of working in this specific area of the industry, in Shipping Logistics, Shipping and Cargo Dispatching or a similar role is important.
Candidates must be capable of working with own initiative dealing in situations of high responsibility.
The position requires a person who is mature, responsible and of a supervisory or managerial nature.
A minimum Advanced level standard of education is required and a Diploma or Degree in Management and/or Logistics and Transportation Management is preferred.
Be computer literate and highly proficient in Excel
Possess multi-lingual, communication and verbal skills
Be competent in shipping logistics and possess good geographical knowledge.
The hours for this position are extended hours and of an irregular nature. This role requires a person who can monitor transportation and shipping movements round the clock, and might require working on weekends, Sundays and public holidays.