YARD MANAGER

 

Who are we?

Spliethoff Group, comprising Spliethoff, BigLift Shipping, Transfennica, Sevenstar Yacht Transport, Wijnne & Barends and Bore, is one of the largest shipowners in the Netherlands. Since its foundation in 1921 Spliethoff has built up an excellent reputation within the shipping business as a reliable and innovative partner with a wealth of knowledge and experience. Our head office is in Amsterdam.

Our colleagues, working worldwide in our offices, on board our vessels and in the ports, make sure that we keep to the highest standards. Because of this expertise we can offer tailor-made service to our clients, whether it involves an optimal stowage plan, supervision during loading and unloading or complicated cargo operations.

 

What will you do with us?

In this capacity you are the location Manager of the central warehouse and the yard for the Spliethoff Group in Amsterdam. You are responsible for the facility, the warehousing and the logistics to and from the location for the Spliethoff Group and the logistics coordinator for Sevenstar.

Activities managed from the location consist of collecting orders and packing lists for materials to be shipped, keeping  our stock system up to date, keeping track of certification and organise recertification where required, preparing materials for transport, preparing shipping documentation, communication with vessels with regard to delivery and collection of materials, sorting and inspecting (returned) materials, carrying out maintenance of the materials.

We are looking for someone with vision and expertise in logistics and warehousing who can guide and manage the activities and the team at the facility, who is not afraid to make their hands dirty, is a dab hand with computers and has an organised disposition.

 
Do you recognise yourself in this profile?

  • You have a Higher Vocational education; preferably logistics/warehousing or supply chain management
  • You have experience in working with warehouse & logistics management systems;
  • You hold at least drivers’ licence B;
  • You don’t stick to nine to five workhours
  • You like to take the initiative, are bent on results, are a good organiser and have a hands-on mentality;
  • You are fluent in Dutch and English, both verbally and in writing.


What do we offer?

Apart from a good salary and excellent fringe benefits, this job offers you a pleasant working environment with a dynamic company with an open and positive company culture.

 

Do you have the knowledge and experience we are looking for and do you want to put yourself forward for this job?

Send your C.V. with a motivational letter to Wendy Blom at hr@spliethoff.com

Would you like to receive more information? Contact Sander Wilgenhof on 020-4487695.