The Operations Officer plays an important role in the service profile of the company.
The primary responsibilities are the accurate and efficient transportation of multiple commodities, currently mainly containerized cocoa, and the processing and management of shipping documents. Clear communication, effective planning and strong commitment to successful execution are key competences.
You bring good knowledge of international shipping, shipping and trade documents and logistics and working with third party service providers, preferably in an international trading environment in which containerized shipments are common.
Reports to the Head of Operations
Rotterdam, the Netherlands
Cocoanect is truly passionate about cocoa. Being real chocolate lovers, it is our ambition to connect the world’s best cocoa with the industry of chocolate makers. In doing so, we match the expectations from farmers, who produce good quality cocoa, with the expectations of grinders and chocolatiers in the most efficient and effective manner. We wish to connect origins to markets, farmer organizations to customers and traceability to sustainable development!
Cocoanect positions itself as a lean and mean company with a strong focus on operational excellence. Excellent knowledge, highly qualified staff and high level company and market information are the drivers for such excellence.
Cocoanect is part of COUNT, a unique global trading & logistics platform contributing to a sustainable future. The platform consist of an international group of COUNT Companies that operate under their own name but collaborate together to create an integrated network of activities.
By connecting trading & logistics, COUNT aspires to optimize supply chains, from sourcing to distribution, in a way that ensures access to resources in the most efficient and effective manner. In doing so, COUNT looks to create sustainable economic, social and environmental value for both the COUNT companies and their customers.