On the 11th of March, Transito will host its Recruitment Afternoon. This is the yearly career event in which students will get the opportunity to speed date with companies. The event will take place from 13.30-17.00 at Venturn’s office, Maaskade 119, and includes a drink at 17.00, to talk again with the companies or to talk with one that you have not speed dated with. During the entire afternoon you will get the opportunity to follow an e-assessment training which will prepare you for the selection procedures.
This year, the following companies will join our event:
APL / APL logistics
APL, one of the world’s leading ocean carriers, it offers more than 90 weekly services and call ports in over 50 countries worldwide. It also has global supply chain services provider called APL Logistics, which was founded in 2000, is active in more than different 60 countries globally and has more than 6000 employees worldwide. They provide end-to-end logistic solutions with a strong focus on IT.
Venturn is a maritime consultancy based in Rotterdam. Which offers Consultancy, Training & Development, Executive Search, Young Professionals Programme and Interim Services to the maritime and the interrelated logistics sector globally. They are looking for dutch students (who speak fluent english) to join their young professional program. This program gives you the opportunity to do 2-4 projects with a variety of companies in and around the harbour for 18 months.
Broekman Logistics started more than 55 years ago in the port of Rotterdam and since then has evolved into a complete logistics service provider. Broekman has offices in the Netherlands, China, India, Singapore, Belgium, Poland and the Czech republic, with around 800 employees. The core specialisations of Broekman are forwarding, shipping, warehousing, distribution and breakbulk terminals. For their traineeships & starter functions they are looking for dutch speaking students.
Maritime & Transport Business Solutions (MTBS) is a leading international finance and strategy advisory firm, specialized in the port sector. MTBS advises public and private clients at Boardroom level on their strategic and financial business issues. They are looking for students fluent in Dutch and English to expand the company. A pre would be if you are fluent in French. Moreover, if you are fluent in French and English but do not speak Dutch, MTBS is willing to make an exception for you.
Peterson / Control Union
Peterson was established in 1920 as a family owned inspection company for grain, which was traded and transported on the rivers and canals of the Netherlands. Over the years, our scope of activities has expanded immensely. Currently they are global player in the 4PL business and in quality assurance. They are looking for fluent english speaking students to join their “Peterson academy”, this traineeship gives you the opportunity to see all the 3 divisions of the company in 12 months and will involve a lot of traveling.
Mainfreight is a worldwide logistic service provider with more than 200 locations in New-Zealand, Australia, Asia, USA and Europe. The company started in New-Zealand in 1978 and is now the largest supply chain logistics provider in New-Zealand and Australia. With their acquisition of the Wim Bosman group in 2011, they became very active in the European market with transport and logistics services and global air and ocean freight services. For their management traineeships Mainfreight is looking for Dutch, Romanian, Belgian, Russian, French and Polish students who, beside their native language, can also speak English. Please provide your motivation in English.
The 2016 Edition was a success! A big thanks to all participants and all companies involved.
If you have any more questions about this event, you can contact our commercial officer, or talk to someone from the board.You can reach the commercial officer as follows:
Phone: +31 65 086 5981