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 Job Req Number:  81389
Time Type: Full Time



Resource Planner


Move forward as Resource planner at DSV in Ghent.


About the role

Are you ready to take on the challenge as a Resource Planner at DSV? You will be responsible for achieving cost-effective deployment of Blue collar workers (both permanent and flex) across multiple DSV locations. You will do this by optimally using our workforce management (WFM) tool and effective pool management, considering the demand forecasts of our customers.


Other tasks

  • Determine the optimal pool size and composition based on customer forecasts;
  • Gain insight into the competency matrix and training needs of the pool;
  • Plan permanent employees across various locations for long, medium, and short terms;
  • Deploy the flex pool with staffing agencies and respond to daily changes;
  • Analyze KPI reports and develop action plans with staffing agencies;
  • Continuously improve the WFM tool and make recommendations to operations;
  • Conduct scenario planning and provide advice to operational managers.


We are DSV, we grow

DSV is a global provider of transport and logistics services. With offices in more than 80 countries and a growing network of partners, there is no place in the world we cannot reach via transport by air, sea, rail, courier or road or where we can offer storage in warehouses.


In Belgium, we operate from over 18 branches, with more than 1,400 colleagues. Together we rise to the challenge of a rapidly changing environment. We make quick decisions at every level and combine ambition and teamwork. This is how we move forward and make a difference together.



Are you the perfect fit?

  • You have at least two years of experience as a resource planner (e.g., within the staffing sector, hospitals, etc.);
  • A background or experience in a logistics environment is a strong advantage;
  • You can express yourself fluently in Dutch and English;
  • You are a team player but can also work well independently, are problem-solving oriented, and can establish a good structure and organization;
  • You are flexible regarding working hours and location (traveling across Belgium and the Netherlands);
  • You are proficient in Excel.


It all counts for this vacancy of Resource planner in Ghent. Furthermore, it is of course important that you feel at home with us. That will certainly succeed if you like to keep going, have guts and want to grow with DSV.


Why choose DSV?

Working for DSV means working for one of the top players in the logistics market. DSV is enterprising, competitive, and wants to grow as an organization. That is why we are looking for people who want to grow with us. Besides a challenging job in an international environment, we also offer:

  • You will join an international and leading player;
  • Ample growth opportunities in an international context;
  • You get a permanent contract with a nice package of fringe benefits (Company car, fuel card / charing card, laptop, mobile phone with, subscription, group insurance, hospitalization insurance, 7 euro meal vouchers, sliding times, eco vouchers, 29 vacation days, homework policy, sliding times).


Move forward

Send your resume with motivation or leave your details and we will contact you. Questions about this vacancy? Our Corporate Recruiter Cedric Rogiers will answer all your questions via +32 (0)4 76 88 67 71 or



DSV – Global Transport and Logistics

DSV is a dynamic workplace that fosters inclusivity and diversity. We conduct our business with integrity, respecting different cultures and the dignity and rights of individuals. When you join DSV, you are working for one of the very best performing companies in the transport and logistics industry. You’ll join a talented team of more than 75,000 employees in over 80 countries, working passionately to deliver great customer experiences and high-quality services. DSV aspires to lead the way towards a more sustainable future for our industry and are committed to trading on nature’s terms.

We promote collaboration and transparency and strive to attract, motivate and retain talented people in a culture of respect. If you are driven, talented and wish to be part of a progressive and versatile organisation, we’ll support you and your need to achieve your potential and forward your career.

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Job area:  Systems/Business Data/Processes

Resource Planner


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