Join our dynamic company and help us push the limits of logistics

About Unifeeder Our Locations

Join our dynamic company and help us push the limits of logistics

About Unifeeder Our Locations

Marine Operator

Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Unifeeder is a dynamic logistics company with its HQ in Aarhus, Denmark. We are the market leader with the largest feeder and shortsea network for container transportation in Northern Europe and the Mediterranean. We meet our customers’ expectations by providing innovative and efficient transport and supply chain solutions.

At the moment, we are looking to strengthen our marine operations department in Rotterdam by adding a proactive and enthusiastic full-time colleague to the team. You must be willing to work in a 24/7 shift system based on 3 daily shifts where week-ends and most national holidays are included.


Key responsibilities:

  • Maintain operational control of vessel operations in BENELUX and North-West Europe region
  • Liaise with terminals to sort out stowage issues and short-term quay planning problems
  • Order and control port services (e.g. pilotage, mooring/unmooring, towage, etc.) while aiming to minimize port costs (i.e. avoid lay-by’s, individuate opportunities for earlier berthing windows, minimize idle time, etc.)
  • Manage vessels’ ETA in accordance with local berthing requirements and, in doing so, minimize bunker costs
  • Update company systems with latest prospects; inform internal stakeholders about any operational issues impacting service level
  • Handle data distribution to and from terminals and internal stakeholders


  • MBO/HBO degree or equivalent, minimum experience of 1 to 3 years in either container liner operations or container terminal operations; experience in handling feeder vessels is a plus
  • Full professional proficiency in English and Dutch; working knowledge of German is a plus
  • Sufficient knowledge of container stowage and EDI types
  • Proactive attitude: identifies issues before they manifest themselves and takes immediate    action
  • A multi-tasker, due to the wide geographical area under the marine operator’s responsibility
  • A real team player: able to effectively share responsibilities and cooperate with the rest of the team and organization, across different countries and cultures

    Soft Skills:

  • Highly motivated, self-driven, dynamic and independent team player
  • Persistent, focused and long-term orientated
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, openness to feedback
  • Prioritizing, time management and organizational skills
  • Ability to create and deliver presentations tailored to audience needs
  • Willingness to travel frequently throughout Central Europe
  • Please email your application and CV in English to as soon as possible. Note that we will reply to the email address indicated by you. All applications are handled with complete confidentiality.

    Unifeeder Netherlands – branch of Unifeeder A/S, "De Blaker", Westblaak 7F NL-3012 KC Rotterdam -

    Why work at Unifeeder


    Whether you are an accomplished professional or a promising new talent, at Unifeeder you will be challenged by the tasks, co-workers, and our customer portfolio which includes well-established industrial companies in Europe.


    With offices in nine countries, we encourage our employees to broaden their horizons by working in our international offices for shorter or longer periods. That makes Unifeeder a highly inclusive workplace with great knowledge flow.


    Unifeeder's family consists of approx. 400 employees with backgrounds from close to 20 nationalities, therefore we strive to create a workplace that embraces the diversity of backgrounds and perspectives of the employees.


    Our employees are our best asset. The continued encouragement and support of their professional growth is built into our core. We welcome initiatives that will promote growth and bring improvement to  Unifeeder's process flow

    Close video