Logistics Service Coordinator Dow Terneuzen

  • Reference Number: 212293
  • Posted: June 13, 2024
  • Form of employment: Temporary
  • Education : MBO
  • Industry: Chemical industry
  • Specialization: Logistiek
  • Minimum experience: 0 -1 year
  • Full-time/Part-time: Fulltime

Job description

Are you ready to embark on an exciting journey as a Logistics Service Coordinator? Join a dynamic team at Dow and play a pivotal role in ensuring seamless logistics operations. If you thrive in a collaborative environment, excel in problem-solving, and are committed to delivering top-notch customer service, then we want to hear from you! As a Logistics Service Coordinator, you will be responsible for managing day-to-day logistics support, coordinating transport arrangements, and resolving any issues that may arise. Don't miss out on this opportunity to be part of a leading chemical industry player dedicated to innovation and sustainability. Apply now!

Employment agency Manpower is looking for a Logistics Service Coordinator for Dow in Terneuzen.

The main task is providing day-to-day logistics support, expertise in arranging transport and managing logistics issues. Next to that we come across situations that require exception-management skills and a problem-solving mindset.

Responsibilities/Duties
  • Follow up on customer requirements to ensure on-time delivery and lowest cost-to-service product transportation to the final destination
  • Monitors Logistics Service Providers on performance
  • Ensures timely processing the administrative flow of the inbound and outbound process
  • Responsible for solving transactional failures
  • Close collaboration with Logistics Service Providers, taking appropriate action in case of non-compliances and supports logistics Quality Measure resolution
  • Verifies if logistics capacity versus demands can be matched (including special requests)
  • Responsible for accuracy of logistics data and accurate logistics charges
  • Manages non-standard orders, changes and exceptions requiring different transport arrangements
  • Checks, approves and books (additional) logistics costs in system timely

Dow Logistics Europe consists of multiple teams, focusing on different modes. Like: 
  • Road Logistics
  • Bulk Marine & Terminals
  • Marine Packed Cargo
  • Warehousing
  • International Trade and Compliance
  • Rail Logistics

What's in it for you
  • Competitive salary
  • Vacation pay equivalent to 8.33% of your bruto salary
  • Thirteenth-month bonus
  • Reimbursement of travel expenses at a rate of €0.21 per kilometer and coverage of Westerschelde tunnel expenses (T-Tag tariff)
  • Enrollment in a pension plan provided by Manpower through STIPP
  • Full-time employment with a 40-hour workweek
  • Fixed-term contract with Manpower at Dow
  • On-the-job training at Dow
  • Free access to Manpower's online learning platform

About the Company

Dow is a leading player in the chemical industry with a focus on innovation, sustainability and inclusiveness. Worldwide, the company has 104 plants in 31 countries with 36,000 employees. In the Benelux, Dow has seven locations, employing more than 4,000 professionals with a wide variety of nationalities. In the Netherlands, Dow has production sites in Terneuzen, Dordrecht and Delfzijl. Dow Terneuzen is the second largest production site in the world and is home to several key corporate functions. Dow Terneuzen employs more than 3,600 people with over 50 nationalities, making Dow one of the largest employers in Zeeland. Whether you work in production, logistics, finance, human resources, customer service or research, Dow offers plenty of opportunities to develop yourself.

Working hours
The working hours in this full-time position of 40 hours per week are during regular office hours.

For this role, Dow works with a hybrid model where they combine working from home with working from the office. The expectation is that you work a minimum of two days a week from the office and more often when it is required (for example, when you have trainings or meetings).

Requirements

  • At least vocational (MBO) level of thinking and working
  • An excellent command of the English (at least level C1-level)
  • Experience in logistics would be considered a plus
  • Availability of 40 hours per week
  • A Dutch work permit that is valid for at least nine months or an EU-nationality
  • A certificate of conduct (Verklaring Omtrent Gedrag or VOG) that shows you have not committed any criminal offences

The critical competencies required for success are: understanding customer needs, team work and collaboration, taking initiative, time management, attention to details and multiple tasks, interpersonal effectiveness, communication, technical proficiency in use of computer applications. Excel knowledge, ECC (SAP) navigation.

Do you meet the job requirements and are you interested in this position? Apply today and Manpower will contact you within two working days!

  • Travel allowance
  • Pension scheme