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A correct and smooth handling of the suppliers – incoming costs is your responsibility.


H.Essers is an international and reliable player in the logistics sector, but above all a family business that has offered jobs and job security since 1928. Our 6,560 colleagues are ambitious people who dare to do business, are ready to seize opportunities and make a difference every day with simplicity. This enables us as a company to invest continuously in growth with a positive outlook on the future. Our people are our engine. We take care of their personal and professional development, provide them with modern equipment and pay attention to the work-life balance. Yes, our 6,560 colleagues know why they choose H.Essers.

We hope you will soon understand why! We are looking for a CostController Transport.


As Cost Controller Transport, you are responsible for the inbound costs of the services delivered by our suppliers to H.Essers within the predefined time frame. You are responsible for the control and further processing of all incoming costs.

What is expected of you concretely?

  • All delivered transport related services are budgeted in a timely manner.
  • You ensure that all incoming invoices are correctly and timely reconciled with the budgets.
  • Where necessary, reporting / assessing and / or assisting in resolving differences in these incoming costs.
  • Questions and complaints from suppliers are taken care of by you. You speak to the supplier by telephone or by e-mail in the search of a targeted solution, together with the entire team.
  • Keeping records and documents up to date and linking these in our system where necessary.


As a cost controller, you are the first point of contact for our suppliers regarding their performance. No administrative bottleneck is too great for you. In consultation with your team, you succeed in unravelling every problem and finding a solution, which is then also put in order administratively. You show a hands-on mentality in which accuracy is of paramount importance. Even when things get a bit busier, you manage to speak to the suppliers with the necessary maturity, independence, and the necessary professionalism. Since you are in contact with national and international suppliers, you know how to speak to them easily in Dutch and English/French, both orally and in writing.


You will be part of an experienced and close team, so you will always receive the necessary support, even when the job is new to you. Colleagues will guide you through the fascinating world of logistics and all the administrative processes and flows that go with it. Finally, our service level to our suppliers is important, which is why every improvement suggestion is always taken into consideration. We also hope to be able to take your suggestions into consideration so that we can further optimise our administrative procedures for ourselves and our suppliers!


85 branches in 19 countries, 6,560 employees, one million square meters of warehouse, 1,475 trucks and 2,000 ISO tanks. Yes, H.Essers is a major logistics service provider and an established value for our strategic customer segments Pharma, Chemicals, Infra and Parts. We have been providingreliable employment for years, giving everyone within the company a chance to grow while working on a strong safety culture.

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