Head of Operations – Dry Bulk Multinational (Containerized shipment)

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    • Category Commerce & Industry
    • Industry Commodities, Chemicals, Oil & Gas
    • Function OperationsTrading & OperationsOther
    • Consultant Alsa Chia
    • License No 16S8060
    • Registration No R1765623
    • Job Ref No AL19569
    • Salary S$150,000 - S$250,000


    • Deep shipping supply chain knowledge
    • Solid leadership experience managing big team
    • Global remit

    This is an established and leading dry bulk company with more than 100 years of establishment. With business cutting across more than 5 regions and more than 3000 employees worldwide, they are now focus on building the team in the Singapore office. With new business directions and market opportunities, they are keen to hire a high calibre head of operations to lead the team.

    Reporting to the CFO, the Head of Operations will be an integral member of the management team where he / she will be managing a big team of more than 20 across various sub functions including documentations, trade finance, customer services and shipping. Apart from defining and executing a smooth supply chain strategy, the head will also be involved in formulating business strategies, be talent managing the team, help business attain financial targets through efficient operations, providing analysis on cost management and build network with external stakeholders especially in the carriers and shipping sector. While the role sits in Singapore, the ability to indirectly guide the overseas operations teams and be aligning all business plans and processes will be critical.

    The successful candidate will be degree qualified in a maritime or logistic discipline with at least 10 years of relevant work experience within the dry bulk environment, including 4-5 years of managerial experience. Prior experience in containerized shipment will be necessary. You will be a strategic thinker who apply principles to daily practical operations, is someone organised and have a problem solving mind-set, is a strong leader who can guide and provide directions and is someone who can work independently under time pressure.

    To apply, please submit your resume (in word format) to Alsa Chia at AL@kerryconsulting.com, quoting the job title and reference number AL19569. Only successful shortlisted candidates will be notified.