Operations Management Trainee

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Operations Management Trainee
Antwerp (BE)

As a global logistics service provider, Katoen Natie combines engineering, technology and port operations to offer worldwide, tailor-made solutions to the chemical and automotive industries, and to the consumer goods, electronics & retail sector. Katoen Natie has 181 logistic platforms and is active in 30 countries all over Europe, North America, South America and the Far East with a staff of more than 13.000 people.

 Our Business Unit offers total solutions for general cargo & commodities, based on integrated logistics and engineering. Katoen Natie has been involved in commodities ever since its foundation in 1854, when it began with storage and handling of raw cotton. Now, Katoen Natie’s business unit General Cargo & Commodities handles a wide range of products at its terminals. To support this fast growing business unit, Katoen Natie is looking for one Management Trainee for its site Luithagen haven 9 – 2030 Antwerp & one for its site Nicolaasstraat 5 – 9130 Kallo – Belgium.

The operations management trainee  will initially be involved in our warehousing and logistics activities on the right or left bank in the Port of Antwerp. He/She will be intensively trained to become an added value for our local operations team, and will be in close contact with e.g. the customer service- &  accountmanagement team.

Serving your customer(s) in the best possible way, safeguarding processes, analyzing targets and performances, will be amongst your most important responsibilities. A continuous and cautious follow up is requested during and after the operations.

  • You have a Master degree in business administration, applied economics, international, commercial or logistics studies
  • Hands-on mentality, problem solver, strong negotiator, creative organizer and eager to learn
  • Good communication skills
  • You have a fluent knowledge of Dutch and English
No experience needed
  • An exciting job in a leading dynamic company with no-nonsense
  • In-house and external training to support growth of your skills and talent
  • A job with high responsibility and lots of variety
  • Opportunities to grow within the Katoen Natie Group
Tom De Schutter
Email CV + Application Letter with subject “Operations Management Trainee”

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