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Freight Forwarder – Government & Defense

A.P. Moller - Maersk is an integrated container logistics company working to connect and simplify its customers’ supply chains. As the global leader in shipping services, the company operates in 130 countries and employs roughly 76,000 people.
With simple end-to-end offering of products and digital services, seamless customer engagement and a superior end-to-end delivery network, Maersk enables its customers to trade and grow by transporting goods anywhere - all over the world.

When you join Maersk, you will find that the world is your workplace. 
You will work in a culturally diverse, performance stimulating environment, surrounded by new ideas and different ways of doing things.

We – Maersk Special Projects & Logistics - are now recruiting for a solid Freight Forwarder or Project Manager for our Government & Defence team. If you have a passion for global freight forwarding and will be motivated by executing complex logistics solutions for Government & Defence organizations worldwide, are comfortable in a fast-paced environment and like to make a difference with high service level, operational excellence and continuous performance, then this job is for you!

We offer

Working at Maersk brings a unique blend of being part of a rich heritage and an enthusiastic, youthful, fast-paced logistics company. We believe in rewarding and recognizing individual performances within highly professional teams supported by our distinctive values.
Collaborative and commercial mindsets are the key cornerstones of being a high performer in Maersk. Ours being a network business, it is key that you are able to think and act beyond your own domain and geography of work. By commercial mindset we mean your ability to think of the benefits for the customer; in whatever action, you take, irrespective of your position and role.

The role as Freight Forwarder – Government & Defence offers a great opportunity to be part of a winning team and be a strong enabler in shaping the success of our Government & Defence team. You will be responsible for driving our customer portfolio through high quality customer service, effective communication, cost awareness and continuous performance which supports our growth aspirations. 

The position will be located in Aarhus.

Key responsibilities

In the Special Projects Logistics team, you will be a part of a team of 25 experienced colleagues, where we strive to deliver the best service for our customers. 

Together with your colleagues you will play a key role in designing tailor-made logistics solutions for our customers as well as being part of our accelerated growth within our segment. 

Your main responsibilities will, among others, be: 

  • Project planning and execution, including on ground supervision
  • Coordination of all modes of transport
  • Upselling for exciting customers

We are looking for

Our ideal candidate is result oriented, have a can-do attitude, well organized as well as being able to stay cool in a hectic and complex environment. You strive in a collaborative role being the coordinator and making things happen. Experience within project logistics is an advantage, but not a demand.

Our preferred candidate has:

  • 2-4 years of experience from freight forwarding
  • Professional attitude/behavior
  • Excellent communication skills, including both verbal and written fluency in Danish & English
  • A collaborative mindset with a “can do” attitude
  • Eagerness to be best in class and part of a winning team
  • Ability to be flexible when needed as our job is not always 8-16
  • Ability to travel approx. 10-15 days a year

Applications will be read continuously, so do not wait with your application!

Ref.: MA-222096

For further information, please contact: monika.chrobak@maersk.com

A.P. Moller - Maersk is an integrated container logistics company working to connect and simplify its customer's supply chains. As the global leader in shipping services, the company operates in 130 countries and employs roughly 70,000 people. With simple end-to-end offering of products and digital services, seamless customer engagement and a superior end-to-end delivery network, Maersk enables its customers to trade and grow by transporting goods anywhere - all over the world. For more information: www.maersk.com
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