Driver Dispatcher at World Courier Belgium

Brussels

About World Courier
Our commitment to People, Quality and Innovation means we deliver career opportunities that few others can match. From our beginnings 50 years ago couriering time sensitive high importance documents to today’s cutting edge logistics solutions for Cell & Gene Therapies that save lives, we now have over 2,800 employees at 140 offices in more than 50 countries worldwide and are part of Fortune 12 corporation AmerisourceBergen. For more information visit www.worldcourier.com

Position Summary
Under broad direction of the Operations Manager at World Courier's facility in Brussels, this position performs dispatching functions for our Brussels operations team. 

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  • Dispatch of pick-up and delivery jobs
  • Organize domestic and international road transports
  • Liaise with our sub contracted drivers, airlines, handling agents, customs officers and customers
  • Follow up on shipments while the goods are in the custody of the above partners
  • Monitor and track ongoing shipments, react to any deviations
  • Communicate with all other world courier departments
  • Update of our IT systems
  • Verify and approve invoices


Experience and Education Requirements

  • Be fluent in French, Dutch and English (other languages are an asset)
  • Previous dispatch experience - ideally at another freight or specialty logistics provider
  • Show past experience in the logistics sector (Freight forwarder, other Courier Company, Airline, handling agent, pharmaceutical company etc.) or an equivalent degree in logistics
  • Provide strong organizational skills and pay attention to details
  • Resolve issues quickly and efficiently
  • Have a in depth knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, Point and Outlook and other IT programs
  • Work independently and be flexible. (work in shifts 0600 to 1800)


World Courier offers an exciting and dynamic work environment with plenty of room as well as a competitive salary package. Initial training is also provided, as well as the potential for future development opportunities. If you feel your experience and skillset is a good match for these criteria, and would like to work in a rewarding position in a global, industry leading specialty logistics company please apply and include an up to date copy of your CV together with your desired remuneration package.