Freight Transport and Handling Expert (f/m/d)

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Freight Transport and Handling Expert (f/m/d)

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Entry date: immediately Job No.: 87840
  • DB Engineering&Consulting GmbH
  • Doha
  • Engineering
  • Full Time/Part Time (Duration: Permanent)
  • Application deadline: Open

Railways for the world of tomorrowDeutsche Bahn’s expertise is in high demand all around the world. As a leading engineering and consulting company in the rail sector, DB Engineering & Consulting offers that knowledge – starting with an idea and continuing all the way to operations. We advise our customers in Germany and around the globe, develop technically sophisticated and customized infrastructure, mobility and transport solutions. With sustainable concepts, we ensure the future success of economic regions, make important contributions to the protection of the environment and help shape the world of the future. Since 1966, DB Engineering & Consulting has implemented thousands of projects of any size and complexity in over 100 countries. About 5,000 employees from 84 nations are currently realizing the projects of our customers with professional knowledge and intercultural experience.We are seeking a Freight Transport and Handling Expert as a part of our Qatar Freight Master Plan Team. In your role, you will be providing support as expert to the QFMP DB E&C team in Qatar.  The job opening is located in Doha, Qatar, and offers exciting challenges and potential for career growth.

Responsibilities:

  • Providing expert knowledge (Qatar specific as well as internationally) in some of the follwing 8 sectors: 
    • Import- and Export of Goods
    • Customs Clearance Processes
    • OW/OZ freight
    • Sea Freight Operations
    • Air Freight Operations
    • Container and Break Bulk
    • Dangerous Goods
    • Warehousing
  • Stakeholder management with shipping companies, freight forwarders, freight logistics or warehousing companies
  • Assist in the preparation of progress reports and typing deliverables in English 
  • Attend project meetings / workshops for technical input and follow up on freight related matters
  • Maintain and monitor logs and highlighting areas of concern to the project manager
  • Prepare, check and update the relevant content of the monthly progress report
Qualifications:

  • Relevant Bachelor’s/ Master’s degree in an Engineering field, or equivalent
  • Minimum 15 years of relevant experience
  • GCC experience necessary 
  • Resident in Qatar minimum 5 years and currently present in Qatar
  • Strong background in freight handling and logistics
  • Excellent communication skills, Arabic & English written and verbal, are essential to success in this role. Additional languages will be an advantage
  • Advanced MS Office Applications, Share Point Online, Document Management Software
  • Driving license required to visit stakeholders or to attend technical meetings with the client representatives



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