Head of Ocean Freight


Place of work
Kopčianska 94, 851 01 Petržalka, Bratislava V
Contract type
Start date
Basic wage component (gross) and other rewards
2000ERU plus annual bonus

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

- Developement and processing of all ocean freight related businesses of Slovakia
- Responsible for Full-container and less-container transportations
- Break bulk transportations
- Consolidations services including operating hub and gateway network
- Suggest and implement combination of air/ocean transports/products
-Responsilbe for the budget and Ocean Freight team country and
ocean product results
-P/L responsibility
-Accountable for negotiations
-Manages country business development following regional directives
-Responsible for implementation of local ocean freight strategy
-Manages country LCL network
-Manages country’s ocean bid including pricing strategies and local procurement
-Processes local market intelligence, KPIs and statistical data

Employee perks, benefits

- Work with experienced professionals
- Challenging work environment
- Possibility for further growth
- Excellent renumeration package, bonuses and benefits
- Final salary depends on qualification and experience

Information about the selection process

If you feel qualified for this challenging role, please send us your CV in English Language with Motivational Letter.

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)
Postgraduate (Doctorate)

Educational Specialization

Ocean Freight

Language skills

English - Advanced (C1)

Number of years of experience


Personality requirements and skills

• Profound knowledge of the ocean freight Industry
• Work experience in a global forwarding / logistics company
• Minimum 5-10 years of industry experience either on the forwarder or carrier side
• Minimum 5 years of experience in people management and leadership, including recruitment, training & development, coaching, conflict and performance management
• Good knowledge of trends, opportunities and markets
• IT experience regarding Ocean freight operations systems
• Good leadership and problem solving skills
• Good communication and interpersonal skills
• Good time management and organizational skills
• Good ability to plan strategically and translate strategy into operational roadmaps
• Proficient in MS Office


Brief description of the company

International company operating in transport and logistics.

Number of employees

250-499 employees

Company address

SCHENKER s. r. o.
Kopčianska 94
851 01 Bratislava 5


Contact person: Mária Ferenčíková
E-mail: send CV
ID: 3329197   Dátum zverejnenia: 15.2.2019   Základná zložka mzdy (brutto) a ďalšie odmeny:   2000ERU plus annual bonus