Shipping trainee

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Shipping trainee
AarhusTemporaryOtherRef.: DF-219124
Damco is part of the AP Moller Maersk Group and one of the world’s leading providers of freight forwarding and supply chain management services.

For more than 100 years, we have been providing our customers with transportation and logistics solutions that support the way they want to do business, wherever they are in the world.
When you join Damco, you´ll find that the world is your workplace.
You´ll work in a culturally diverse, performance stimulating environment, surrounded by new ideas and different ways of doing things.
Working at Damco brings a unique blend of being part of a conglomerate with rich heritage and an exuberant, youthful, fast-paced logistics company.

We believe in rewarding and recognizing individual performances within highly professional teams supported by our distinctive values.
We Offer
Shipping trainee education where the whole world will be your workplace.
You will have a challenging and exciting education in a dynamic international environment and be trained by our best colleagues, providing you with knowledge and insights of the daily operation and customer interaction, get hands on experience with different transport types, of both import and export shipment.
Along with the practical assignments, you will join the theoretical training in spedition and shipping on Aarhus Business College (8 – 10 weeks during the 2 years period) together with shipping trainees from other shipping companies in Denmark.
We are looking for a trainee who displays a well-developed business acumen, takes ownership and is willing to go the extra mile whenever needed.
Working at Damco you will experience a culture based on entrepreneurship, empowerment and customer service.

Applications will be read continuously, so do not wait with your application!
Key Responsibilities
We provide integrated supply chain solutions to some of the largest companies in Denmark and offer a challenging job where customer focus is always key.
Your contacts throughout the day will be both suppliers, clients and internal collaborators within Damco globally.
The traineeship is a 2-year program that will provide you with qualifications of the key roles in freight forwarding.

The traineeship commences 1st of September 2019.
Who we are looking for
Collaborative and commercial mindsets are the key cornerstones of being a high performer in Damco. Ours being a network business, it is key that you are able to think and act beyond your own domain and geography of work. By commercial mindset we mean your ability to think of the benefits to the end customer; in whatever action you take, irrespective of your position and role.

We believe the ideal candidate:
• Has great communication skills and tackle challenges with proactivity.
• Has a natural curiosity and thrive when solving problems and taking ownership.
• Knows how to prioritize and plan
• Has excellent presentation/facilitation skills
• Is well organized with strong attention to detail
• Is a team player with a “can do” attitude
• Master English and Danish on business level

We just expect that you have graduated HHX, EUX or STX + Working experience of min. 1 year as a student worker or voluntary work.
>Last application date: 09 August 2019.
For further information, please contact:
"Transform your expertise into valuable solutions with Damco Freight Forwarding". Damco is at the forefront of offering competitive, honest and reliable freight forwarding solutions. At all times we remain close to the beating heart of our customers no matter how big or small they are. With over 2,000+ people in over 40+ countries, we operate as a family network and are known for uncomplicating the complicated to provide effective and valuable solutions for our customers. For more information: