Planner export Wood

posted on: 04/12/2019 HR - career@manuchar.com

The Job

At Manuchar we go the extra mile to satisfy our customers. As Planner export Wood you will be part of the Wood Administration Team and you make sure that our customers can count on correct distribution and shipment of their products.

As a Planner export Wood at Manuchar you can expect the following:

  • After a training period, you will manage export trading orders.
  • You will have the operational and administrative responsibility to make sure that our services are offered in a smooth way.
  • You manage the operational process and you have daily contact with customers, suppliers, logistics service providers and other stakeholders, with whom you collaborate according to agreements.
  • With your expertise and proactive mindset, you look for more efficiency in our logistics processes and you negotiate prices and service agreements.
  • You check the incoming invoices and make sure they are paid on time.
  • You manage the complete lifecycle of every order together with your colleagues from trading and administrative support.

Your Profile

  • For this internationally oriented position, it is required that you have a thorough knowledge of Dutch, English and French. A good knowledge of German is considered a plus.
  • You have gained experience in a similar position (forwarding, transport planning…). You have knowledge of Incoterms and transport documents (B/L, CMR, packing lists…).
  • You are service-oriented, and you are an excellent planner
  • You set the right priorities in a constantly changing environment.
  • You are driven and proactive and you take initiative in order to prevent and solve problems.
  • During busy periods, you keep focused and keep delivering accurate work. During these times we can count on your flexibility to get the job done.
  • You are a loyal colleague and possess a good team spirit.
  • You are a fast learner and you quickly can immerse yourself in the world of international trade and logistics services of Manuchar.

A multinational of Belgian origin

Manuchar is a global trading, logistics and distribution company, with more than 25 years of experience and headquarters in Antwerp, Belgium.

We operate with our own people (+2000 FTE) and through our own local infrastructure in over 40 countries, mainly in emerging markets.

Our trading activities cover Chemicals, Steel, Special Steel, Polymers, Pharmaceuticals, Wood, Spare Parts, Paper and Cement. Our distribution and also local value added logistics are mainly focused on Commodity and Specialty Chemicals.

Ingredients of our success? We know the products, markets, global & local logistical solutions and have the necessary financing capabilities.

But most of all … We have the people that make it work!

Manuchar offers

  • a job full of variety with long-term perspectives in an international environment
  • cooperation with motivated & skilled colleagues in an open company culture
  • an attractive remuneration package including fringe benefits
  • a nice workspace where you can fully develop your talents


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.

To keep factories running at all times, we have located our warehouses close to our clients; providing more than 405,000m2 accumulated warehouse space.

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