Operations Manager (Head of Operations)

Job description

About the Company
Our client is a leading Logistics and Transportation company. They are looking for Operations Manager to join their team in Singapore due to expansion.

Reporting Line
Regional Director

Job Responsibilities

  • Overall in-charge of managing day-to-day Warehousing (such as Inventory / KPI / Quality Control, Labour Management), Logistics and Fleet (trucks and vehicles) operations.
  • The Operations Manager will also manage the budgeting, cost controls and keeping the business on track financially through management of the supply chain and other resources for value optimization.
  • Analysing productivity data and optimising staffing and production capacity.
  • Recruiting, interviewing, and hiring staff for team.
  • Using historical records to forecast and planning of resources.
  • Working closely with other heads of departments to improve efficiency.
  • Creating policies to help achieve strategic goals and coordinate business operations to fulfil customer or client expectations.
  • Review operational processes and frameworks to maintain operational excellence towards internal stakeholders and external customers’ satisfaction.
  • Proactively improve existing operational capabilities - designing new processes to improve quality or increase productivity or profitability.
  • Management external stakeholder such as freight forwarders, vendors and suppliers.


What they are looking for

  • Educated to at least a Diploma / Degree in Logistics & Warehousing Management, Supply Chain Management or equivalent.
  • 10 to 15 years of relevant working experience within Logistics Service Providers / Freight Forwarders / Transportation industry
  • Strong in Warehouse Operations, Logistics & Distribution, and Fleets management.
  • Experience working with data and analysing figures.
  • Strong in managing budget and cost control.
  • Hands on experience with WMS software added advantage.
  • Prior restructuring / transformation experience will be added advantage.
  • Self-driven and organised with great leadership skills.


Why apply for these roles?

  • Our client is a leading Logistics and Transportation company with operations across globally.
  • The Head of Operations will play a key part in building up the team in Singapore – your impact will be felt regionally and globally.
  • 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.