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Logistics Coordinator

Job Category:  Logistics
Work Location:  Corbion Site
Office Location: 

Gorinchem, NL

Job Type:  Full Time
Job ID:  2890

At Corbion, we exist to champion preservation in all its forms, preserving food and food production, health, and our planet.



As a Logistics Coordinator at Corbion, you are in the lead to manage shipments to customers, distributors and other Corbion locations all over the world. You will coordinate the logistics process (export and import) by planning efficient transport with our vendors (sea/road/air) and ensure on-time-in-full delivery considering the applicable customer requirements. 


Just like our innovative products, we are constantly looking to improve our operation so another important factor that you bring to the company is an enthusiastic view on continuously trying to optimize our logistics process.


This role offers a good opportunity to work in a dynamic global environment. It enables you to develop yourself in different logistics area’s because you will be completely in charge of managing your shipments to several countries all over the world.


You will be part of an enthusiastic team of 10 logistics coordinators located in the main office in Gorinchem, the Netherlands. Corbion provides a great culture to be part of with a competitive salary, good working conditions, and plenty (worldwide) career development opportunities.  




  • Process and handle import- and export orders to all over the world.
  • Organize and plan logistics activities with our (contracted) service providers and warehouses.
  • Anticipate to operational issues by effectively coordinate and communicate between supply chain stakeholders.
  • Manage vendor performance and follow up on improvement plans.
  • Adequate use SAP S/4HANA for order management process.
  • Generate all necessary and applicable documentation for shipments.
  • Contribute and drive efficiencies through process optimization projects.
  • Get the opportunity to obtain specific logistics certificates (e.g. customs specialization).


About you


  • 1-3 years of relevant logistics/supply chain experience and/or a degree in equivalent area.
  • Knowledge of transport, order process management, and customs regulations.
  • Ability to perform, prioritize, and remain in control under challenging conditions.
  • Excellent communication in English and/or Dutch.
  • Enthusiastic, positive attitude, and a good team-player.


Applicable information systems and software:

  • SAP S/4HANA.
  • Microsoft Office.
  • TMS Transwide.


About Corbion 

What makes Corbion truly special is our talented global team of people, who are consciously dedicated to connecting the work we do together with the difference it makes in the lives of consumers, including our own friends and families. At Corbion, innovation is in our DNA; we explore, we discover, we create, and then we do it all over again, finding ever-better ways to help the world solve some of its most pressing challenges. When you come to Corbion, you will find that for us, sustainability is not simply a corporate program, it is at the very heart of our business, giving direction to our work, our investments and our creativity. We exist to preserve what matters.


As a company where day-to-day priorities and decisions are shaped by a shared purpose and vision, we enjoy a working environment energized by empowerment and opportunity. By joining Corbion, you can be part of :


  • A culture open to great ideas wherever they come from, and where your work can make a real difference in the world
  • An organization that values diversity of thought, background and experience
  • A company ready to invest in you, helping you grow toward your personal ambitions
  • A workplace that’s friendly and informal, while being focused and professional
  • An international team small enough to stay agile, but large and talented enough to make an impact today, and for future generations


Our corporate values – Collaboration, Care, Courage and Commitment – define what it takes to overcome obstacles and create the sustainable breakthroughs the world sorely needs. As a member of the Corbion team, you’ll see these values put into action every day, and you’ll have the chance to make your own unique contribution to our collective achievements.


Corbion does not accept unsolicited resumes from individual recruiters or third party recruiting agencies in response to job postings. No fee will be paid to third parties who submit unsolicited candidates directly to hiring managers. All candidates must be submitted by approved Corbion vendors who have been expressly requested to make a submission by our Talent Acquisition team for a specific job opening. No placement fees will be paid to any firm unless such a request has been made by the Corbion Talent Acquisition team and such candidate was submitted to the Corbion Talent Acquisition Team.

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