Shipping Manager

Sarstedt, Germany


  • Management of shipping staff
  • Ensuring smooth shipping processing
  • Implementation of process optimizations and process digitization’s
  • Supervision of the external warehouse
  • Monitoring of occupational safety, cleanliness and order in shipping
  • Maintenance of packaging regulations, development and implementation of packaging concepts
  • Maintaining contact with freight forwarders and conducting appropriate project discussions
  • Negotiation of tariffs and freight prices
  • Creation of shipping statistics and evaluation of the required key figures
  • Conducting employee appraisals and ensuring the training and further education of shipping employees


  • You have successfully completed a 3-year commercial apprenticeship (preferably as a forwarding and logistics services clerk (m/f/d) or wholesale and foreign trade clerk (m/f/d)) and have several years of professional experience in a comparable position
  • You have in-depth knowledge of all types of forwarding – ADSp, CMR, ISPM No. 15 (land transport, sea freight, air freight, courier express parcel service, packaging) and have basic knowledge of customs
  • You are experienced in the use of common MS Office programs, supplemented by in-depth SAP knowledge
  • You convince with your problem-solving skills and high assertiveness
  • You are a team player and have good communication, persuasion and negotiation skills. Flexibility, resilience and initiative are a matter of course for you
  • Business fluent English skills round off your profile

We look forward to receiving your application!

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    Frankie Black
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