Senior Traffic/Shipping Logistic Operator

"Tailor-made solutions for HR". This is what Stellenwerk has stood for for 15 years - and this is why the Handelszeitung awarded us the maximum number of points in the areas of "Executive Search", "Professional Search" and "Temporary Work". We are also your contact for outsourcing or other HR services, such as outplacement, direct search and salary administration. Domiciled in Zurich and Chur - and active for you throughout German-speaking Switzerland.

Our client, a global leader in the recycling & trading of metals of all kinds, is looking for a

Senior Traffic/Shipping Logistic Specialist

with in depth professional experience in the field of freight forwarding (transport by air and sea)

Your main tasks:

  • Drawing up and issuing offer contracts for global customers
  • Examination of the contracts after sales/purchase confirmations have been made
  • Coordination and communication with trade finance banks regarding letters of credit; rates / line capacity / discount rates
  • Issuing letters of credit and bank guarantees as well as documents under letters of credit and/or documentary collections
  • Risk Management
  • Nominations of appropriate ship/valuers
  • Overview and daily updating and of the loading/unloading process and monitoring of the forwarding deadlines and checking of the daily quality reports
  • Final processing of claims including the calculation of lay days with customers

You have the following skills/ability:

  • many years of experience in Traffic / Shipping Logistics
  • potential to build good and sustainable relationships with clients/agents and colleagues
  • to provide qualitatively and quantitatively excellent services and be able to set priorities even under pressure
  • to be aware of the importance and urgency of meeting deadlines
  • high analytical and methodological skills
  • high self-initiative, responsiveness and mental flexibility to deal with rapidly changing situations and the unexpected

Education & training:

Completed studies at a university or university of applied sciences in the field of economics / logistics / freight forwarding / foreign trade


English: Mother tongue or fluent command of written and oral communication

German: an advantage


Immediately or by arrangement

Work location:

Central Switzerland

Do you also distinguish yourself through your flexibility and motivation? Then apply now.

Unfortunately, applications by mail cannot be considered. We guarantee absolute discretion.

Your contact person:

Mr Sandro De Pellegrin

Phone +41 44 365 77 44