COSCO SHIPPING LINES (NETHERLANDS) B.V. is the local office of COSCO SHIPPING Lines, Shanghai in The Netherlands.

COSCO Shipping Lines is a container shipping company with increasing capacity and belongs to the  world top 3 global carriers. Through dozens of trade lanes, over 100 of ports worldwide are connected. Several weekly services from Rotterdam to e.g. Far East and the U.S.A. are handled at our local office. 


We arrange COSCO SHIPPING Lines sales and marketing activities and arrange full service concerning all (container) vessels to the Netherlands.


For our Equipment & Transport department, we are looking for a fulltime (1,0 FTE)


Assistant Operator Demurrage & Detention


Position of department within organisation


Equipment & Transport department, under the management of the Manager.


The function


The assistant Operator demurrage & detention key activities are related to our demurrage & detention administration. Together with his/her colleagues the assistant operator make sure all work is done within the set performance indicators. 

Your responsibilities, what do we expect?

            Creating invoices for storage, demurrage/detention etc. 

            Registering and mailing Vendor invoices to our Headquarters located in Shanghai, China

            Handling customer inquiries on invoices,  by telephone and e-mail

            Handle pre-calculations and/or pre-calculate invoicing when required

            Calculating and reporting extra-free-data  to Terminal

            Control and approve incoming invoices for storage, reefer plug for agent or carrier account

            Creating job orders for carrier costs

            Managing calculation and invoicing storage cost in local computer system.

            Assisting in handling special agreements not covered by the systems 

Personal skills, performance and requirements

            MBO level 4 degree (business administration or logistic diplomas are preferred)                > 2 years of working experience in a administrative shipping related function. 

                    Fluent Dutch and English, both written and spoken

                    Able to work with various computer systems (Ms Excel and Ms Word are a must)





                    Service minded

                    Able to work under (time-) pressure

                    Able to handle various tasks at the same time


                    Hands-on personality



What we offer

A professional job with great variety in tasks & responsibilities

Excellent international working environment in the middle of Rotterdam Central District

Competitieve Salary

Good secondary benefits


Ready for your next destination? Apply now.

Are you the person we¡¯re looking for and the above profile matches your interest? You can apply for this position now. For questions and additional information, please contact would like to receive your motivation and resume via e-mail.