On the 25th of January, Transito will host its yearly Recruitment Afternoon. This is the yearly career event in which students will get the opportunity to speed date with companies. The event will start at 13.00 at the Venurn’s Office, Maaskade 119, NK Rotterdam and it also includes a drink to talk again with the companies or to talk with one did not have a speed date with.
This year, the following companies will join our event: Venturn, Mainfreight, MTBS, Broekman Logistics, Flexport and Yusen Logistics. A small introduction to each company can be found under this message. You can register in the form provided in the link below. In this form you are asked to state your preference for the firms you would like to have a speed date with and upload your CV. We will then match the students to the firms. The registration deadline is set on Monday the 21st of January at midnight.
Although we cannot promise that you will talk with every firm you selected, we will do our best to match you to your preferred firm and make sure that you always have at least one conversation.
Below you can find a short description of the participating companies and also the application form.
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 port 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 specializations 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.
Today, Mainfreight has matured into a sophisticated international logistics and supply chain business. With a fast-growing team of 7000 plus globally, across 21 countries, we compete with the world’s biggest names in supply chain and logistics. As a part of Mainfreight, you can expect to be partnering with global, multi-national and innovative companies in helping them become more efficient, responsive and competitive in their markets. We are in the supply chain solutions business; one of the fastest-growth industries in the world. No two days are the same and that is just the way we like it!
Flexport moves freight globally by air, ocean, rail, and truck for the world’s leading brands. We combine powerful software and dedicated experts to give you accountability, peace of mind, and control over your supply chain. Flexport is on a mission to fix the user experience in Global Trade. We are the first licensed freight forwarder and customs brokerage built around a modern tech stack. We help the world’s fastest growing brands run their international supply chains, providing a fully-managed service for moving products between any two places in the world.
The foundation of the business consists of services such as International Freight Forwarding (by air or ocean), Contract Logistics (such as Warehousing), and Transportation (such as trucking). These services can act as standalone products or as part of our broader offering as a supply chain provider. With the core supply chain elements in place, Yusen Logistics designs, implements, and manages supply chains specific to global industry markets, or, bespoke solutions for more complex transportation models. As a service provider, Yusen Logistics manages these elements with a focus on developing strong relationships with its customers to ensure long-term success for their transportation program