Operations Manager, Contract Logistics

Job description

About the Company
Our client is a top global Freight Forwarder in Europe and the World. They are looking for an Operations Manager, Contract Logistics to join their newly created Contract Logistics business in Singapore.

Reporting Line
Sub-Regional Director – Contract Logistics, SEA

Job Responsibilities

  • The Operations Manager, Contract Logistics handle designing supply chains solutions, warehouse management, transportation and distribution of goods and inventory management by working closely with customer to meet their specific needs.

  • Ensure that the company assigned financial and productivity targets are met.

  • Undertake the organization and management of warehouse operations to ensure smooth operations including supplier management, for process optimization & enhancement, as well as to ensure satisfactory result (customer satisfaction, Company’s Singapore & Business Unit targets, and compliance to relevant requirements).

  • Ensure the accurate Standard Operating Procedures/workflow is in place, reviewed for efficiency and respected by team.

  • Implement effective initiatives to contain costs and improve operational efficiency and productivity.

  • Ensure proper manpower utilization and adequate tools / equipment is in place.

  • Implement and execute logistics strategies.

  • Liaise with customers to maintain current businesses and for the development of new businesses.

  • Ensure conformity of workplace such as regulations, OHS / hygiene, and relevant requirements.

What they are looking for

  • Are you an experienced Operations Manager, Contract Logistics with excellent leadership skills within the Logistics industry?

  • Educated with a Diploma / University degree or equivalent with a minimum 7 years’ experience with 5 years of leadership exposure.

  • Solid knowledge of Supply Chain Management, Transportation Industry and Logistics.

  • Experience in Logistics, Warehousing and Operations development.

  • Good leadership skills and able to work well with team members.

  • High proficient on WMS Management and sound knowledge in OHS.

  • Project management skills will be an added advantage.

Why apply for these roles?

  • Our client is a global leader Freight Forwarder in Europe and the World.

  • The Operations Manager, Contract Logistics will play a key and pioneer part of the newly created Contract Logistics team.

  • The company has a firm commitment to ongoing professional development and opportunities for career progression are excellent.

  • The company prides itself on its commitment to teamwork – you will be part of a highly collaborative team.

  • Their remuneration package is competitive with the market.