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Freight Forwarding Specialist (m/w/d)

We are looking for a strong potential with knowledge and expertise in the freight forwarding industry to join our team in Frankfurt. 


Key Accountabilities:


  • Support our customers in the operational handling of shipments (national & international) 
  • Freight negotiations with shipping companies, air and sea freight forwarders at home and abroad 
  • Calculate iffers for overseas import and export shipments 
  • Coordinate with foreign representatives within the group, service providers, customs department as well as transport insurers in case of damane claims 
  • Procure loading space (fixed subcontractors, forwarders, system transports, spot market) 
  • Allocate daily tours to the available loading space in compliance with optimization criteria (price, delivery times, feasibility, hazardous goods and/or temperature requirements, etc.)
  • Prepare freight documents (CMR waybills and ADR transport documents) 
  • Coordinate and monitor compliance with delivery dates and times with customers and final recipients as well as proactive communication of deviations 
  • Invoicing and communication with customers and contractors 




  • Completed commercial training, ideally as a forwarding and logistics services clerk 
  • Minimum 3 years of professional experience in logistics, predominantly airfreight. Sea freight experience will be an advantage 
  • Well versed in MS Office usage 
  • Assertive, ability to work under pressure, diligent and flexible 
  • Business fluent in German and good English language skills



DP World offers exciting and challenging roles within a growing international organization. We strive to hire and develop the right people, locally and globally; stimulating personal growth and self-development within an informal atmosphere. We offer a market competitive compensation package.

About DP World

We are the leading provider of worldwide smart end-to-end supply chain logistics, enabling the flow of trade across the globe. Our comprehensive range of products and services covers every link of the integrated supply chain – from maritime and inland terminals to marine services and industrial parks as well as technology-driven customer solutions. Both syncreon and Imperial are part of our family. 
We deliver these services through an interconnected global network of 295 business units in 78 countries across six continents, with a significant presence both in high-growth and mature markets. Wherever we operate, we integrate sustainability and responsible corporate citizenship into our activities, striving for a positive contribution to the economies and communities where we live and work. 
Our dedicated, diverse and professional team of more than 97,657 from 158 nationalities are committed to delivering unrivalled value to our customers and partners. We do this by focusing on mutually beneficial relationships – with governments, shippers, traders, and other stakeholders along the global supply chain – relationships built on a foundation of mutual trust and enduring partnership. 

We think ahead, anticipate change and deploy industry-leading digital technology to further broaden our vision to disrupt world trade and create the smartest, most efficient and innovative solutions, while ensuring a positive and sustainable impact on economies, societies and our planet.

DP World is committed to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO). We strongly believe that employing a diverse workforce is central to our success and we make recruiting decisions based on your experience and skills. We welcome applications from all members of society irrespective of age, gender, disability, race, religion or belief.
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