Ferliner is a leading intermediary in the transport industry.

Ferliner is a Transport and Expedition Architect.

Ferliner has a vacancy for a:

Freight Forwarder (Account manager) / Expeditor

As a Freight Forwarder / expeditor, you will be a contact for clients and carriers. You will organise and manage our freight offers based on the wishes of our clients. You are the point of contact, the pivot and responsible for securing a transportation match-up.

Who is Ferliner?

Ferliner is a Transport and Expedition Architect with a huge, varied customer base within and beyond Europe. Ferliner strives to provide the highest possible level of service and offers its services to a wide range of renowned clients and transporters every day.

What is our general objective?

Ferliner wants to achieve its goals by providing excellent service to its customers and maximising utilisation of available truck capacity. We constantly work to find and develop the right transport solution. On top of that, we always strive to expand our network and step up the intensity of our various partnerships.

What will your main duties be?

Our Freight Forwarder:
– Stays in touch with clients & business associates on a day-to-day basis to discuss and monitor/coordinate current and future transport flows;
– Establishes team relationships with carriers to ensure excellent service;
– Works on finding solutions for clients to help organise workflows with our own fleet and/or external carriers;
– Negotiates prices with both clients and carriers;
– Enters & processes orders in our admin systems.

What are the key job requirements?

– MBO/HBO education;
– Preferably some experience in the transporting and/or expedition industry;
– Independence and rapid decision-making skills without losing sight of the details;
– Good communication skills and a commercial attitude;
– Good command of spoken & written English & German (French is also preferred);
– A strategic thinker who can find creative solutions with great passion and drive;
– An active team member who aids the pursuit of our common goals.

Why should you start your new career at Ferliner?

Ferliner offers:

– A fun, interesting and challenging position in a young, friendly team;
– A job with growth potential;
– A responsible position in a growing organisation;
– Good primary & secondary employment conditions.

Interested? Contact Frits Geerlings – director/owner at Ferliner.
Tel: 073 5998340. Or send a cover letter with your resumé to personeelszaken@ferliner.nl