Our transhipment department is organising that all containers discharged at Rotterdam for other European countries are shipped by feeder vessel to the final destination. This requires a close communication between Cosco Shipping Lines Offices, Customs, stevedores and customers.


We are looking for a fulltime (1,0 FTE)


The operator t/s controls the transhipment cargo from the moment it arrives at Rotterdam till the moment the destination agent takes over control of cargo. He/she tries to continually improve the service.

Activities / Goals:

         Satisfying customers and principal by arranging transhipment in the most expedient way, avoiding extra cost

         Shorten staytime of transhipmentcargo in Rotterdam

         Collect all relevant information for customs clearance formalities and transhipment arrangements

         Create and follow up (pre) bookings, transport instructions to vendors, administrative tasks, such as extracting manifests, creating files, filing, creating job orders, invoicing and customer reports

         Claimhandling in case of damages to containers and or cargoes, and when forbidden articles that are an infringement of IPR are found

Experience, education and competencies

         MBO level

         Ms office experience (Word/Excel/Outlook)

         Fluent in Dutch and English, both spoken and written

         > 2 years of experience in a shipping company/forwarding business


         Flexible in assignments / attitude

         Can set priorities /deal with multiple tasks

         Can work under pressure / deal with stress.

         Can work in team as well as alone.


We offer

           A professional job with great variety in tasks & responsibilities

           Excellent international working environment in the middle of Rotterdam Central District

           Competitive Salary

           Good secondary benefits

For questions and additional information, please contact: recruitment@coscoshipping.nl. We would like to receive your motivation and resume via e-mail.