Transport Coordinator

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Location Office Sittard (NL)
Sector Logistics
Hours 40 hrs/week
Working model Hybrid
English Dutch

OCI Nitrogen is one of the market leaders in nitrogen fertilizers in Europe and the largest producer of melamine worldwide. Furthermore, OCI is currently one of the few producers of renewable (green) ammonia. When you join the OCI team, you'll have the opportunity to make a difference every day as you build your career. At OCI you can also contribute to a sustainable living environment. Our fertilizer puts food on the table every day. With our melamine we provide sustainable products such as tables, chairs, laminate and cars. You come into contact with our products every day in your daily life without even knowing it! The fact that we consider sustainability to be an important theme is also reflected in our emissions. We continuously invest in the best available technologies to minimize our emissions where possible. These investments make our emissions among the lowest among our global competitors. We have recently been able to add AdBlue to our product portfolio. AdBlue is a solution used in diesel engines to reduce harmful emissions of nitrogen oxides (NOx).

Your Challenge

As our Transport Coordinator, it is your challenge to ensure an efficient and effective Inland waterway by planning, organizing, monitoring and evaluating the inland waterway transport in order to minimize logistic costs and maximize customer satisfaction.

The main tasks and responsibilities:
produces a harbor planning by dividing available tons of product among the capacity and availability of ships, in line with waterway capacities and constraints. Organizes transport by aligning demand and supply if needed and settling agreements with carriers (suppliers) and customers concerning the logistical completion of product delivery. Monitors the status of shipment and storage (in depots) and gives support to these processes in order to ensure an optimal order flow. Evaluates the performance of suppliers, decides whether payment of services is justified and reports supplier performance.

Who are we looking for

You are looking for motivated candidates with Intermediate Vocational Education+ level in Supply Chain or Logistics ideally complemented with several years of relevant work experience, preferably knowledge of European Inland waterways and relevant business processes (OTC). Through your proactive attitude, high stress tolerance, customer focus and result orientation, you always strive for an adequate solution to customer and carrier. You have skills in MS Office and SAP SD. Furthermore, we expect that you have excellent oral and written communication skills in English and Dutch, required for proper coordination between the various parties involved. Communication skills in German is a pro.   

Our offer

We offer a challenging job with lots of opportunities for personal input and growth in an open atmosphere. Terms and conditions of employment as well as fringe benefits are up to market standards. Salary depends on your experience and qualifications.


Interested in this position? We kindly request you to send your CV via the button “Apply” (see below). For more information about the procedure, please contact Nicole Peters, Human Capital Business Partner Office & Projects (mobile +31 610513013). For more information about the position, please contact Dimitry Ummels, Manager Supply Chain (mobile +31 610596654).

Everyone is different, and it is precisely the differences in people that help us to be an even better organization. That’s why we are curious about who you are! OCI is a company that values ​​diversity & inclusion. More information about this can be found on our website:

About OCI

Headquartered in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, OCI N.V. is a leading global producer and distributor of ammonia, fertilizers and methanol products providing fertilizers, lower carbon fuels, and chemical feedstocks to agricultural, transportation, and industrial customers around the world.

We are the largest hydrogen producer and consumer in the Netherlands. We are proud of our long history of reducing our emissions and throughout the whole world sustainable projects are being developed.

OCI operates facilities in Europe, North Africa, the Middle East, and the US and distributes its products worldwide.

Our nitrogen fertilizers are essential for global food security, our fuel solutions help decarbonize road transport and the maritime sector and our chemical products end up in thousands of everyday products. We have approximately 4,100 employees. The company is publicly traded on the Euronext in Amsterdam.