Discover Samskip

As one of the larger container transportation companies in Europe, we offer a wide range of multimodal container logistics services. We operate a diverse fleet of modern equipment, designed to transport various types of cargo by sea, rail, land and air. Our focus is on cost-efficient, sustainable and environmentally friendly transport. Headquartered in the Netherlands, we meet the transport needs of our customers all over the world.

Samskip Multimodal is Europe’s largest multimodal and shortsea container operator. Our network spans all of Europe, Russia, Turkey and Central Asia. We offer pan-European combined transport services via shortsea, road, rail and inland waterway routes, both door-to-door and quay-to-quay. Dedicated teams, as well as a network of local offices and agents throughout Europe handle all of our services.

Our forwarding activities – Samskip Logistics – include reefer shipping, warehousing, cold storage and agency services. We bring fresh food to markets worldwide, backed by a group transporting 800,000 containers every year.

We currently employ around 1,500 people working in 24 countries in Europe, Asia, Australia, and North America.

Professional & Personal Development

Samskip is a global logistics company offering many exciting and challenging national and international career opportunities. We are ambitious, committed and full of energy, constantly seeking improvement. At Samskip, you can challenge yourself to grow, learn and adapt.

Each job represents new challenges and opportunities to develop yourself, both professionally and personally. We offer you a range of personal support, coaching and tools, including our own online Samskip Academy. This is an e-learning environment that facilitates the development of your soft and hard skills and knowledge, anywhere and anytime.

Together = Fun

Together we are stronger than one. We aim to build a workplace in which we work together as a team, both internal and external. We care deeply about our customers and our people, and provide each other with help, guidance and feedback to benefit from it. By having one name and one culture, we are flexible. That is the key to shared goals.


Within Samskip, you are the director of your own career. We are innovators who are eager to try new things and push boundaries. We want you to show self-leadership and we offer you plenty of freedom to come up with new ideas. You will be responsible for your own job, contributing to the overall success of our company.