Share this Job


Vestas Factory

Transport Specialist 
DK, Aarhus N | Professional | Full-Time 
| ID: 17273 

Are you enthusiastic about inspiring projects and complex logistics? And would you like to be part of a growing industry that really matters in providing sustainable energy solutions globally? Then take this opportunity to join Vestas and develop your career!

Sales > Global Supply Chain > Offshore Transport and Customs 
Transport - Offshore & Customs, Global Supply Chain, supports the organisation with a broad range of transport solutions within the transport and customs area. We cover transport of our wind turbine main components from production to pre-assembly sites and all types of general cargo shipments by road, air, sea and rail. We are responsible for transport planning and supporting with transport costs estimates on sales projects and various business cases.


  • Responsible for planning and transport project management execution of wind turbine components to pre-assembly sites, supported by the team members within Vessel Operations and the Transport Planning
  • Daily involvement with a wide range of project transport related tasks including return shipments of Transport Equipment
  • Booking of transport vessels and maintaining a professional partnership with our transport suppliers and internal stakeholders
  • Supply transport related deliverables to the individual project management teams
  • Drive transport cost calculations and cost optimisations


  • You are a professional team-oriented person who keep the overall overview of own tasks at all times
  • You hold a relevant education from the shipping and transport industry
  • During busy periods, you stay calm and determined
  • You are responsible, result-focused and have good communication skills
  • You have significant insight within chartering terms and the heavylift/multipurpose vessel market in general

We expect that you:

  • Are solution-oriented and an effective problem-solver 
  • Understands the importance of service and close collaboration with internal and external stakeholders 
  • Have good process understanding and work in a structured manner
  • Have a solid business understanding and keep continuous focus on cost optimizations 
  • Are enthusiastic, reliable and adaptive 
  • Have good IT skills
  • Are focused on Quality, Health, Safety & Environment (QHSE)

What we offer
Join us if you would like to work in an international and innovative company where we work shoulder to shoulder every day to stay the global leader in the onshore and offshore wind market. You will be part of a dedicated team in an organisation characterised by being progressive, innovative and professional. 

In Transport - Offshore & Customs, Global Supply Chain, we offer you: 

  • A broad interface with many stakeholders 
  • Great colleagues that support each other and work together 
  • Great opportunities for professional and personal development 
  • The right balance between creativity and quality in all solutions. We value initiative and responsibility

Additional information
Your primary work location will at our office in Aarhus, Denmark. 
Approx. 20 travel days per year is to be expected.
Applications are handled on an ongoing basis, so please apply online as soon as possible and no later than the 15th of July 2021. 
For additional information about the position please contact Head of Transport, Offshore Transport and Customs, Lars Harrit at +45 2020 6807.

About Vestas                                                                
Vestas is proud to be the energy industry’s global partner on sustainable energy solutions. We design, manufacture, install, and service wind turbines across the globe, and we have installed more wind power than anyone else. 

Vestas strives to be the most inclusive workplace in the sustainable energy industry and ensure equal opportunities for everyone regardless of the social identity. We are stronger as a company not despite our differences, but because of them, both professionally and personally. Beyond a diverse workforce, we want to ensure that all of our employees are included and actively contributing to Vestas’ success and innovation. Only then can we become the global leader in sustainable energy solutions and ensure sustainability in everything we do. 

At Vestas, we offer global opportunities for people with growth mindsets and the desire to make a shared and positive impact. We work in the true spirit of our corporate values: accountability, simplicity, collaboration, and passion. We expect everyone to live up to these in their day to day work – no matter what you do and where you are in the organisation.

Learn more about Vestas at www.vestas.com and follow us on our social media channels