Logistiek Coordinator Offshore Energy

Are you an Logistics Specialist and do you have experience with heavy cargo and breakbulk transport? Are you creative and do you have the ability to quickly find solutions for logistical challenges? Then we are looking for you!

THE POSITION 

In the role of Logistics Engineer Offshore Energy you prepare the logistics scope (commercial, technical and operational input) for tenders and projects. You ensure that the required documentation and operational procedures related to the logistics scope for the project are in order. You arrange and or (manage) and monitor the logistics process and progress both remotely and on location during the execution of the project. Part of the role is traveling to suppliers and/or project locations.

You work mainly in our office in Gorinchem, also partly at our head office in Rotterdam interfacing with the marine hire desk and projects. You will be working in a team of 5 colleagues. Due to the growth ambitions, we also expect to hire a colleague for our office in Hamburg (DE) in due course.

YOUR IMPACT  

  

You are responsible for:

•    Providing detailed input regarding the costs for mobilization / demobilization, the logistics infrastructure, customs regime for import & export of project equipment and ships and marshalling yard locations;

•    Maintain contacts with logistics service providers (examples Agents Port and Customs agent, heavylift companies, and evaluate their performance;

•    Initiating, developing and executing plans and procedures to improve existing logistics processes; material storage and distribution control;

•    Good Strong interest in and affinity with heavy transport;

•    Experience with Marine operations and shipping;

•    Experience and knowledge chartering vessels ;

•    Basic knowledge of BIMCO Charter party agreements.

ABOUT YOU 

The Logistics Engineer Offshore Energy that we are looking for has excellent communication skills to work effectively with our logistic suppliers and direct colleagues from commercial-, tender-, and project teams. You show flexibility and adaptability to deal with changing circumstances and deadlines that come your way. You are creative and have the ability to quickly find solutions to our logistical challenges. You work organized and efficiently. You are a team player and above all you are proactive and eager to learn, you want to continuously develop yourself and acquire new knowledge and skills in order to grow within Van Oord.

Furthermore, for the role as a Logistics Engineer Offshore Energy you have:

  • At least a completed secondary vocational education; 
  • At least 3 to 5 years in a comparable international logistics role;
  • Experience with heavy cargo and breakbulk transport;
  • A driving license B;
  • A good command of the English language, both verbal and in writing.

WE OFFER YOU 

A procurement position in which you are going to cover a lot of distance, both literally and figuratively. You will really be able to get things done and you have the freedom to develop your technical skills as well as your personal competences. A nice bonus: our windfarms contribute to sustainable energy and a better climate. Next to that we offer: 

  • A salary that matches your responsibilities and experience;
  • 32 leave days of which a max. of 7 days can be appointed as collective leave days;
  • A pension scheme;
  • A variable bonus;
  • Extensive learning and (personal) development possibilities;
  • An adequate travel allowance;
  • Collective health insurance (optional);
  • Flexible working hours.

Interested? Apply via the application form below. Do you have any questions? Please contact Xander de Cock. Do you like to know more about and want to stay informed of other vacancies within Van Oord? Climb aboard and follow us on LinkedIn, Instagram, Vimeo and Facebook!

Acquisition for this vacancy is not appreciated.

#LI-XD1

THE POSITION 

In the role of Logistics Engineer Offshore Energy you prepare the logistics scope (commercial, technical and operational input) for tenders and projects. You ensure that the required documentation and operational procedures related to the logistics scope for the project are in order. You arrange and or (manage) and monitor the logistics process and progress both remotely and on location during the execution of the project. Part of the role is traveling to suppliers and/or project locations.

You work mainly in our office in Gorinchem, also partly at our head office in Rotterdam interfacing with the marine hire desk and projects. You will be working in a team of 5 colleagues. Due to the growth ambitions, we also expect to hire a colleague for our office in Hamburg (DE) in due course.

YOUR IMPACT  

  

You are responsible for:

•    Providing detailed input regarding the costs for mobilization / demobilization, the logistics infrastructure, customs regime for import & export of project equipment and ships and marshalling yard locations;

•    Maintain contacts with logistics service providers (examples Agents Port and Customs agent, heavylift companies, and evaluate their performance;

•    Initiating, developing and executing plans and procedures to improve existing logistics processes; material storage and distribution control;

•    Good Strong interest in and affinity with heavy transport;

•    Experience with Marine operations and shipping;

•    Experience and knowledge chartering vessels ;

•    Basic knowledge of BIMCO Charter party agreements.

ABOUT YOU 

The Logistics Engineer Offshore Energy that we are looking for has excellent communication skills to work effectively with our logistic suppliers and direct colleagues from commercial-, tender-, and project teams. You show flexibility and adaptability to deal with changing circumstances and deadlines that come your way. You are creative and have the ability to quickly find solutions to our logistical challenges. You work organized and efficiently. You are a team player and above all you are proactive and eager to learn, you want to continuously develop yourself and acquire new knowledge and skills in order to grow within Van Oord.

Furthermore, for the role as a Logistics Engineer Offshore Energy you have:

  • At least a completed secondary vocational education; 
  • At least 3 to 5 years in a comparable international logistics role;
  • Experience with heavy cargo and breakbulk transport;
  • A driving license B;
  • A good command of the English language, both verbal and in writing.

WE OFFER YOU 

A procurement position in which you are going to cover a lot of distance, both literally and figuratively. You will really be able to get things done and you have the freedom to develop your technical skills as well as your personal competences. A nice bonus: our windfarms contribute to sustainable energy and a better climate. Next to that we offer: 

  • A salary that matches your responsibilities and experience;
  • 32 leave days of which a max. of 7 days can be appointed as collective leave days;
  • A pension scheme;
  • A variable bonus;
  • Extensive learning and (personal) development possibilities;
  • An adequate travel allowance;
  • Collective health insurance (optional);
  • Flexible working hours.

Interested? Apply via the application form below. Do you have any questions? Please contact Xander de Cock. Do you like to know more about and want to stay informed of other vacancies within Van Oord? Climb aboard and follow us on LinkedIn, Instagram, Vimeo and Facebook!

Acquisition for this vacancy is not appreciated.

#LI-XD1

Interested in this 

vacancy?

You can apply by clicking ‘Apply’. If you have any questions please contact our recruiter that can tell
you more: 

Xander de Cock

Recruitment Business Partner
“The upgrade of the Svanen prepares us for this increase in scale and allows us to maintain our leadership position in the offshore wind industry.”

Johanna

Project Engineer

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