Airfreight Healthcare Product Manager

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We are looking for an Benelux Airfreight Healthcare Product Manager for our central airfreight department based in Amsterdam/ Schiphol.

Main Tasks and responsibilities
  • Developing a strategy to build up volumes in respective healthcare segments (e.g. medical devices, biopharma, vaccines, etc.).
  • Supporting to grow a profitable & crisis resilient business to handle temperature-controlled products an non temperature controlled products from healthcare customers .
  • Building up new healthcare accounts and develop existing customer portfolio.
  • Support Sales in Healthcare customer engagements as RFQs have a quality component that is binding & prerequisite for an award.
  • Identifying new product opportunities and value-added services based on market requirements for healthcare and temperature-controlled.
  • Support training on GDP, temperature packaging & solutions as well as CAPA management in coordination with the local Healthcare Quality Responsible Person.
  • Manage processes (e.g. Standard Operating Procedures, adherence to global standards, lane level risk assessment, exception & deviation management e.g. CAPA).
  • Monitor and steer the capacity procurement in close alignment with Operations & Procurement function.
  • Support the development and execution of the Country Air Freight Healthcare strategy to generate profitable healthcare related airfreight volumes.
  • Compile a business plan and market entry strategy to secure a structured development and investment into the Healthcare vertical.
  • Work closely with suppliers (e.g. airlines, packaging, etc.) and monitor their performance in alignment with local Healthcare Quality Responsible Person.


  • Successfully completed Bachelor or Master degree in Economics, Business Administration, Logistics or related field.
  • Solid Experience and Knowledge in the Airfreight and Health Care Market and familiar with handling Healthcare and/ or Pharmaceutical products.
  • Demonstrable experience in a sales or similar role with a focus of Temperature controlled Airfreight transportation environment (Reefer) experience. 
  • Proven experience in identifying, establishing and developing new customers with a focus on a solutions-based approach to customer requirements; excellent relationship building skills, identifying new business opportunities and ability to close successfully.
  • Strong entrepreneurial mindset and business acumen, enthusiasm for getting things done.
  • Outstanding analytical skills, solid organizational skills and strong decision-making and problem-solving skills.
  • Fluency in English and Dutch, both written and spoken.
  • Willingness to travel.
Our offer
A challenging role with one of the world's leading logistics companies, who recognizes and appreciates your input. You will be part of a highly motivated team of logistics professionals. We have impressive growth ambitions and you can grow, pioneer and build with us. Of course we offer a competitive salary and good fringe benefits.

Ons aanbod

At DB Schenker, you are part of a global logistics network that connects the world. A network that allows you to shape your career by encouraging you to contribute and truly make a difference. With more than 72,000 colleagues worldwide, we welcome diversity and thrive on individual backgrounds, perspectives and skills. Together as one team, we are Here to move.




Airfreight Healthcare Product Manager




Schenker Logistics Nederland


Amsterdam, North Holland