International Trade and Logistics Specialist for Turkey (Istanbul)

posted on: 03/03/2017 HRM - career@manuchar.com

Function Description

Manuchar is a global trading, logistics and distribution company headquartered in Antwerp (Belgium). With operations in more than 120 countries and own local infrastructure in 40 countries, we are a global leader in international trade and logistics. As part of our dynamic expansion in Eastern Europe and the Middle East, we are opening a new office in Turkey as from January 2015.


Therefore, we are looking to hire an enthusiastic International Trade and Logistics Specialist, to join our dynamic team that will build up the local operations in our newly established office. More specifically, you will be responsible for:


  • Organizing and following up import – export operations in coordination with our headquarters in Belgium, suppliers, customers and other involved parties
  • Preparing shipping documents and invoices
  • Assisting and informing our customers on regular basis about the operational process
  • Preparing management reports on your field
  • Coordinating with the accounting department and supporting on reporting
  • Planning of shipments, collecting price offers from shipping lines and leading negotiations, when necessary
  • You will be reporting directly to the Country Manager
  • You will be based in our Istanbul (Atasehir) office


  • At least a Bachelor degree, preferably in Foreign Trade, Economy, Business Administration, Accounting, or related majors
  • Experience in transportation, import and export activities is important
  • Good knowledge of international trade terms, requirements and documentation
  • Excellent knowledge of Word, PowerPoint and particularly Excel
  • Very good knowledge of English, written and spoken
  • A self-starter, dynamic and motivated to go the extra mile
  • Ability to work independently and take responsibilities which will allow you to grow in your career within a large international company
  • Great attention to detail and accuracy

A multinational of Belgian origin

Manuchar NV, with headquarters in Antwerp, is an internationally known solid partner in Trading, Logistics, Distribution and Supply Chain Management, mostly in (petro-) chemicals and steel.
More than 1.600 motivated and skilled employees, cooperating in an open company structure, are the key to Manuchar’s success, as they guarantee every day our high standards for quality and service, and contribute to our further expansion.

Manuchar offers

  • A job full of variety with long-term perspectives in a truly international environment
  • Cooperation with motivated & skilled colleagues in an open company culture
  • an attractive remuneration package


If you want to take up the challenge and join an international fast growing team of dynamic colleagues, please send your application letter and detailed CV here via our online recruitment tool CVWarehouse.

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