Our Management Trainee program is a two year, on-the-job training program for College or University graduates, framed to help you acquire new skills, gain valuable work experience and develop the expertise to become an industry professional and leader.
This position is based in our new Vancouver, British Columbia location.
Specific responsibilities will include, but are not limited to the following :
-Expanding your foundational knowledge within the industry;
-Learning the daily operations of various departments in a number of rotations. Possible areas of assignment include: oceanfreight, airfreight, overland, customs brokerage, sales, and finance;
-Working on special assignments and presenting findings to management team;
-Building and establishing professional relationships;
-Learning how to problem-solve and resolve logistics issues;
-Supporting day-to-day operations in import and export departments (which may include
a variety of operational, customer service, or administrative duties).
Your skills and experience
-Recent graduate from an International Business, Freight Forwarding or Logistics Management program;
-6 months or less of industry experience;
-Excellent customer service, verbal and written communication skills;
-Strong organizational, time management and problem solving skills, including high attention to detail and accuracy within a fast-paced work environment;
-Ability to handle multiple assignments and work under pressure with tight deadlines;
-Numeracy and negotiation skills;
-Strong computer competency required, including full proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite.
We offer competitive compensation, a comprehensive benefits package, employee
discounts, tuition reimbursement, excellent training programs and a highly
dynamic global work environment.
If you require an accommodation for the recruitment/interview process (including alternate formats of materials, or accessible meeting rooms or other accommodation), please let us know and we will work with you to meet your needs.
No agencies or phone calls, please. Only those candidates
whose experience best meets our requirements will be contacted.
Kuehne + Nagel Ltd. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
About Kuehne + Nagel
With over 74,000 employees at some 1,300 locations in over 100 countries, the Kuehne + Nagel Group is one of the world's leading logistics companies. Its strong market position lies in the seafreight, airfreight, contract logistics and overland businesses, with a clear focus on providing IT-based integrated logistics solutions. Further information can be found at www.kuehne-nagel.com
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