Ocean & Port Services Manager US Flag – Antwerp

Xtra Harbour Select specialises in the supply chain, customs, shipping and forwarding. As we only work within these business units, we’ve obtained the experience to assist our clients in search of the perfect employee, while prioritising a personal approach!

You will manage all commercial contracts and lead your department to generate positive results.


• Negotiate & administer service contracts and projects with US Flag Ocean Carriers and Ocean Carriers on a yearly basis or whenever necessary and offer rates and service to US Government customers;
• Keep working procedures up to date, work on system improvements;
• Establish & meet company’s Goals and KPI’s – measure & review on a quarterly basis;
• Focus on quality, service and costs;
• Meet financial goals and budgets;
• Maintain a high level of service, analysing and resolving quality and customer service and system issues, identifying trends and recommending improvements;
• Be a coach for the team and work on development and training;
• Follow the internal procedures and safety guidelines;
• Identify, report and register IT-related information security risks or incidents according to the training received.


• Have a good understanding of the US Cargo Preference Rules;
• Have a good understanding of ocean carriers’ service profiles and transit times;
• Know the ocean carriers USF services and routings in detail
• 5 year experience in a management job;
• Fluent English;
• Results driven;
• MS office programs;
• Maintains professional and technical knowledge;
• Establishes and maintains professional networks;


• A challenging position in an international environment;
• A competitive salary package with numerous benefits;
• Extensive training and development opportunities both internally and externally;
• Working in a stable company that does not stand still and is growing rapidly, where collegiality and teamwork is important

Interested in this position? Contact via dries.dierckx@xtra.works or 0472/18.35.09.
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