We are searching for a

Project Expeditor

  • 32-40 hrs per week
  • MBO level 4
  • Alblasserdam

We are searching for a

Project Expeditor

  • 32-40 hrs per week
  • MBO level 4
  • Alblasserdam


based in the Netherlands at our Alblasserdam and/or Zwijndrecht facilities

Welcome to Oceanco!

Oceanco specialises in building large custom yachts up to 140 meters in length. Offering a highly personalised service to clients, Oceanco applies innovative design and technology to create one-of-a-kind bespoke yachts that respect the vision of both the Owner and the designer.

We are a project-oriented management company outsourcing the main yacht building packages to our strategic co-makers. It is with pride and passion that we guide our clients through the journey to build his/her perfect yacht. Our desire to offer our Owners the perfect yacht goes hand-in-hand with a significant responsibility to reduce its impact. We are innovative—unique in what we do and how we do it because we challenge ourselves to do better each time.

We believe in teamwork. Together we create an environment in which employees work together every day from conception to completion of our yachts. We learn from each other and maximise our collective and personal potential.

It does not matter which position you hold or which team you are part of, we will encourage you to spread your wings and grow in your ambitions.

To enhance our growth, we are looking for proud, passionate, committed people to create and complete our inspiring teams!

What will be your challenge?

In this role you will have the following duties and responsibilities:

  • As an Expeditor you are part of one of our inspiring project teams that realize our yachts. You report to the Project Procurement Manager.
  • You are responsible for the equipment list / bill of material. After the purchase order confirmation by the supplier, follow-up the timely and qualitative supply to the yard, in close cooperation with all team members and the suppliers. The goal is OTIF supply ‘one-time in full’ according to all specifications.
  • Follow-up the VDR (Vendor Document Register) to ensure timely and qualitative registration on the servers of Oceanco of a diversity of technical and commercial documents/certificates that need to be provided by suppliers.
  • After the purchase order, the supplier will start his detail engineering which generates work drawings. Follow-up this process in order to have a timely manufacturing start. During the kick-off meeting with the supplier all inspections are defined and planned. Follow-up these events with the involved project team members, know and understand the planning methodology and its impact on all involved disciplines (internally and externally)
  • Report on a regular basis to manager about progress of work. Ensures timely and precise documenting of all relevant data filed in the crucial data flow between all involved (internal/external) stakeholders.
  • You work in aligned co-makership with our partners and see and realise possible synergies based on your expertise and mutual respect

What do we ask for?

  • Secondary Vocational Education with relevant work experience (MBO+)
  • Minimum of 3-5 years’ experience preferably in maritime industry and/or yacht building industry
  • You recognise yourself in the following competences; Collaboration, Exactitude, Helicopterview and problem solving ability.
  • You oversee the big picture and have a comprehensive view of the entire process
  • You are pro-active and problem-solving in your approach
  • You are a proud and passioned professional that is eager to learn
  • Knowledge of MS office applications
  • A good command of written and spoken English

What do we offer?

  • A challenging full-time function within an unique, international and leading-edge yacht building company
  • An inspiring environment with great possibilities for personal development and education
  • Competitive primary and excellent secondary employment conditions
  • Collective agreement Metalektro
  • Active staff association that organises fun trips, social get- togethers with colleagues, sports events, and other festivities

Acquisition as a result of this vacancy and/or responses from recruitment agencies are not appreciated.

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