Sales Support Chemicals (Canada & Europe)

posted on: 20/12/2018 HR - career@manuchar.com

The job

  • Based at our head office in Antwerp you will first receive an introduction in file administration on operational, documentary and financial level.
  • You will gradually become responsible for the commercial support to the trading team of Chemicals Europe & Canada: you will handle requests, draw up offers and follow-up quotations till closing the deal. You monitor recurrent business and assist the traders in the further strategic expansion of their markets.
  • Besides the commercial support you will be involved in reporting and in the follow-up of the incoming payments of the markets you commercially support.
  • You coordinate the planning of the maritime and road transport in cooperation with the shipping and transport companies. The handling of orders will be handled by our backoffice, but you supervise the file process from a sales perspective and solve problems smoothly where necessary.

Your Profile

  • You gained an economic or logistic degree preferably.
  • You are a communicative person with fluent knowledge of English and Dutch or French.
  • You have commercial drive and your ambition is to set up a solid commercial support.
    You are willing to grow towards a more commercial position.
  • You are an organized individual with a talent for administration and problem-solving, even under time pressure.
    Colleagues appreciate your sense of initiative, flexibility and teamwork.
  • A relevant working experience in an commercial or logistics environment is a strong plus. Base knowledge of Incoterms, letter of credit and trade or transportation documents are a strong asset.

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, 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 380,000m2 accumulated warehouse space.

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