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Head of Transport Solutions and Tender Pricing


Job Req Number:  59996
Time Type: Full Time

Ready to move forward as Head of Transport Solutions and Tender Pricing?

Do you want to take ownership of our new way of working in global tender solutions and pricing, while managing a team of experts within a global team in one of the largest freight forward companies in the world? 


We seek a Head of Transport Solutions and Tender Pricing to make an immediate impact in our fast-paced and growth-focused Road Division. DSV Road is dedicated to delivering full loads, part loads and groupage shipments in Europe, North America, South Africa and some Middle East countries.

Focus is on growing our Groupage volumes through our Europe covering network of distribution terminals. DSV Road is at a turning point and has an ambition of becoming the most digitalized groupage provider. 


As our new Head of Transport Solutions and Tender Pricing, you will join our Global Business Development team in a role with focus on Europe. As part of this team, you will collaborate with Global BD managers, country tender teams and country operations.

Preferred location of work is Venlo, Netherlands. Alternative location can be considered, ideally also in driving distance, as regular presence in Venlo is a necessity. You will be reporting to the CCO of the DSV Road division, situated in The Netherlands.


Your most important tasks

  • Run the tender support processes for Global Business Development team in tender response
  • Manage an international team of Business Analysts and Transport Engineers
  • Actively develop tools & processes used, in line with strategic direction of Road division
  • Manage community of country tender management teams, who are part of end-to-end process
  • Enhance rate intelligence based on customer / market feedback.


Whats in it for you?

  • A great opportunity to take the next step in your personal career that implies both personal and professional development
  • An interesting senior leadership role at the forefront of our commercial development
  • An opportunity to shape the way we work in tender solution design and pricing
  • Access to our team of international experts in commercial development


Key aspects about you 

  • You think, analytical and have a structured approach to work
  • You act as a natural leader and coach for people in support roles
  • As the leader of the team, you have a hands-on approach with active engagement on content.
  • You have good knowledge about transport operations and cost & pricing elements
  • In your communication, you are concise and to-the-point
  • You have a drive to improve current processes; little better every day
  • As a communicator, you are convincing and an engaged collaborator
  • Self-driven and motivated by delivering great results
  • Your style of working is solution oriented and not afraid to challenge the status quo


Your qualifications to succeed

  • BSc, MSc or similar in a related area with 10+ years work experience 
  • Senior experience in road transport, both in operational basics, costs and pricing elements.
  • Good analytics skills in order to plan, execute and optimize processes and projects 
  • Excellent written and oral English language skills (DSV corporate language)
  • Super-user in Microsoft Office 


Why join DSV?

  • Career development - You’ll have access to a massive network of possibilities. We build inspiring careers locally and internationally.
  • Informal environment - You’ll be part of a dynamic and informal environment, where people speak their minds. This allows us to move fast, stay ahead and face challenges head-on. This is the DSV way.
  • We grow together - You’ll be part of a genuinely fast-growing company. We started our journey in 1976, and since then we have expanded our market share immensely.
  • But we have only just begun – the most exciting time to join DSV is now!


Move Forward

Send your resume with motivation or leave your details and we will contact you. Any questions about this vacancy? Our corporate recruiter Sanne Reijnders will answer all your questions via +31 (0)6 2303 5118 or


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