Head of Perishables Airfreight

Oslo, Oslo, Norwegen Global Forwarding Freight 69767 26. April, 2021
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DHL Global Forwarding, Freight Norway is looking for a strong and ambitious “Head of Perishables Airfreight”. 

You are a person, who is motivated by an international environment, in which you are expected to achieve your goals in close collaboration with your colleagues throughout the region on a daily basis.

Overall job purposes

  • Ensures realization of Transactional and Physical Operations in line with customer requirements, taking corrective actions in case of deviations from customer requirements
  • Ensures compliance with group business strategy and local business environment, adhering to regulations and internal procedures and KPI’s
  • Manages and drives performance of Operations teams to deliver maximum productivity with excellence
  • Defines, implements and executes Operations strategy within Perishables Department in Norway 
  • Oversees interface with Product and Global Service Centers, if required

Main tasks & key responsibilities

Commercial and operational responsibilities within our Perishables team in Norway:

  • Provide leadership and employee engagement
  • Ensure that we fulfill our customers KPI with excellence
  • Budget and financial responsibility for our Perishables department
  • Drive and engage to a performance culture
  • Be a go-to person for operational issues
  • Secure cooperation cross departments
  • Maintain and build excellent relationship with key suppliers

Competencies & Qualifications

We are searching for a candidate with:

  • Extensive skill set within leadership including performance- and change management
  • Experience with process and productivity optimization
  • Financial skills and competence with P/L ownership
  • Extensive knowledge of AFR forwarding business and operational excellence
  • Comfortable within turnaround processes
  • Demonstrates strong communication capabilities
  • Good digital understanding and competence within operational forwarding systems and Microsoft Office
  • Formal education or proven work experience to demonstrate above competencies


It is a requirement that English is spoken fluently. It would also be highly appreciated if the chosen candidate has a genuine interest in learning to speak Norwegian. 

For more information:

If you need additional information or have questions regarding the position, please contact Head of AFR NorwayTrond Ørjan Olsen  +47 92048727.



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  • Geschäftsbereich

    DHL Global Forwarding (Norway) AS

  • Beschäftigungsart

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