Commercial Support Maritime Logistics

posted on: 28/07/2021 -

Are you ready for a challenging role in an international company?

As a Commercial Coordinator Maritime Logistics, you are interested in a commercially driven and detail oriented role.

The job

  • Based at our head office in Antwerp you will first receive an intense introduction in file administration on operational, documentary and financial level.
  • Once you understand the documentation flow, you will gradually become responsible for the commercial support: handling enquiries, follow up on tenders, reporting,..
  • You create offers and follow up quotations till closing the deal.
  • You investigate freight levels and talk to brokers/shipowners.
  • You work in close cooperation with our affiliates and follow up on local logistics.
  • You are responsible for the reporting towards our Global Key Accounts Team.
  • You monitor recurrent business and assist the traders in the further strategic expansion of their markets.
  • You make sure that we find the best solution for all our break bulk cargo.
  • You make sure that our suppliers receive all information they need in order to deliver the cargo to the port.
  • You investigate freight levels and monitor the shipping market.
  • You build and maintain a relationship with brokers and shipowners.

Your profile

Successful candidates for this role will ideally have:

  • A Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Logistics Management, or any other commercial, economical or administrative area.
  • Minimum of 2 years experience in administration, marketing, sales or logistics. Having worked in an international setting and/or logistics, trading environment is a plus.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills in English and Spanish. Knowledge of Dutch or any other language is a plus.
  • You are detail oriented.
  • Hands-on mentality and ability to multitask.
  • You manage and enjoy working with deadlines.
  • You are a self-starter and you are autonomous and able to take charge of projects.
  • You are eager to learn and you have strong engagement, drive, influencing, inspirational and negotiation skills in order to achieve our common goals.
  • You live in the region of our headquarters in Antwerp.

A multinational of Belgian origin

Manuchar is a leading distributor of chemicals across emerging markets and actively trades several other commodities.

Our end-to-end chemical distribution business serves various industries, including home care, personal care, food & feed, agriculture, mining, oil & gas, glass, textiles, paper, and water treatment. Our international trade activities cover steel, plastics, cement, wood, paper, spare parts and pharmaceuticals.

We operate in more than 35 emerging markets with our own local logistics assets and people providing storage, value-added logistics and just-in-time (JIT) deliveries in over 170 locations.

Our entrepreneurial spirit, operational excellence and unmatched reliability have grown Manuchar’s annual revenues to over 1.5 billion USD.

The ingredients of our success?

We know the products, markets, global & local logistical solutions and we have the necessary financing capabilities. But most of all… we have the people that make it work!

At Manuchar, we keep your production running. Anytime. Anywhere.

Manuchar offers

  • A job full of variety with long-term perspectives in an international environment
  • Cooperation with motivated & skilled colleagues in an open, diverse, equal and inclusive company culture
  • An attractive remuneration package including fringe benefits
  • A nice workspace where you can fully develop your talents

Interested ?

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 by applying online.

To keep factories running at all times, we have located our warehouses close to our clients; providing more than 450,000m2 accumulated warehouse space.

  • Presence

    To keep factories running at all times, we have located our warehouses close to our clients; providing more than 450,000m2 accumulated warehouse space.

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  • News

    Manuchar stands out in the 2020 ranking of ICIS TOP 100 Chemicals Distributors.

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  • Numbers

    Every day we have more than 600,000 metric tonnes of chemicals on the way to our clients.