Senior International Forwarder

  • Location: Katowice
  • Full time: 40 hours per week
Daisy Smeets

Join the team that drives logistics forward

Do you have the forwarding skills we are looking for? Are you a great communicator and able to build constructive relationships with customers and suppliers? Apply now and join our ambitious team!

Your team

As Senior International Forwarder you will be part of a highly dedicated and professional team, which is responsible for delivering the highest quality of service to an internationally dedicated client base. Your team consists of experienced International Forwarders and young talents willing to learn the business. This high service level is achieved by teaming up with other operational and supportive departments within the organisation, with the shared aim of achieving the very best for our customers.

Your role

As Senior International Forwarder you will be responsible for a correct settlement of all chartering and assets related transport orders of the customers of P&O Ferrymasters, linked to the administrative and operational activities of all employees involved. 

You will also be responsible for maintaining a correct and timely flow of communication between the Customer Service department and hauliers / assets drivers, in order to achieve optimal performance and maximum return.

Other key responsibilities include:

  • Taking care of a correct settlement of all chartering and assets related transport orders wherein P&O Ferrymasters customers wishes / demands are leading
  • Calculating and recalculating of dimensions, capacity, floor space and size / weight ratio, in order to gain maximum efficiency within legal standards
  • Communicating with drivers / hauliers so that an optimal service and loading rate can be achieved
  • Building constructive relationships with customers and suppliers in order to expand forwarding opportunities to westbound and eastbound
  • Administrative processing of data into the operational computer system, so that all departments / divisions will be kept informed correctly.

Who you are

As Senior International Forwarder you take responsibility and possess excellent communication- and influencing skills. 

So you:

  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience in a forwarding and / or chartering role
  • Good knowledge of and contact with the haulage industry (active haulier portfolio)
  • Chartering and forwarding skills
  • Good command of Polish and English language, additional European languages are preferred
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office packages
  • Topographical knowledge
  • Customer orientated
  • Are able to create or attract new business opportunities, and think “Out of the box“.


How you'll benefit

At P&O Ferrymasters, we don't just want to attract the best in business - we want to keep them as part of our team. You can progress to your full potential with a range of perks, rewards and development opportunities.

  • Competitive salary package in line with the seniority of the position
  • Variety of team-building events 
  • Pleasant and comfortable work environment in a brand new office
  • Career possibility in a leading International company.
Solutions & Services

What we do

Take a look at the vast array of supply chain services our team provides to businesses across Europe.

Join us

Do you like solving complex puzzles? Are you a great team-player and do you like to learn and develop new things? Join our team if you’re looking for a challenging and rewarding career!