Logistics Assistant - Amsterdam, NL


Cogent Communications is a multinational, Tier 1 facilities-based ISP, consistently ranked as one of the top five networks in the world and is publicly traded on the NASDAQ Stock Market under the ticker symbol CCOI. Cogent specializes in providing businesses with high speed Internet access and Ethernet transport services. Cogent's facilities-based, all-optical IP network backbone provides IP services in over 216 markets globally. Since its inception, Cogent has unleashed the benefits of IP technology, building one of the largest and highest capacity IP networks in the world. This network enables Cogent to offer large bandwidth connections at highly competitive prices. Cogent also offers superior customer support by virtue of its end-to-end control of service delivery and network monitoring. Cogent offers competitive compensation and a full benefits package that takes effect within 30 days of employment.


  • Reports to Amsterdam Logistic Manager
  • Unload, sort, check, verify, stock, pick, pack and ship merchandise.
  • Monitor inbound/outbound shipments and provide communication and escalation with Cogent Communications employees and vendors
  • Conduct cycle counts and physical inventories as required.
  • Maintain a clean, neat and orderly work area. Assist in maintaining the security of the warehouse.
  • Corresponds with parties within Cogent and vendors via email and telephone
  • Serve as a point of contact for emergency shipping, including after-hour and weekend on-call assignments
  • Preparation of documents for international shipments
  • Understand and apply a working knowledge of shipping regulations, customs and duties requirements, and other related concepts as required


  • Proficiency in warehousing
  • Basic knowledge of MS Office
  • Ability to communicate in English
  • Experience working with shipping vendors, i.e. UPS, FedEx and freight carriers.
  • High-energy individual with interpersonal skills to work effectively with others, motivate peers, and drive projects to completion
  • Lift and carry 70 pounds
  • Ability to stand for prolonged periods
  • Ability to perform functions and duties under the direction of management supervision.

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Cogent Communications is an Equal Opportunity Employer.