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Head General Freight (Air and Sea)

Singapore, North East, SingaporeLogistics

Job description

The incumbent will be part of the logistics leadership team in GAC Singapore and is responsible for overseeing and leading the General Freight vertical with high focus on air freight and some sea freight. He or she will take profit and loss responsibility including operational performance. The candidate will lead a team of 17 strong team members.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities

• Ensure operational excellence of both air and sea freight including airport warehouse operation (ALPS)

• Strive to improve operational performance from A-Z

• Resolve issues concerning operations and be directly involved in operational matters and its execution where required

• Contribute to the creation and implementation of strategy, policies, processes, and procedures for continuous improvements

• Participate fully in bids, RFQs and commercial activity

• Develop and maintain strong relationships with all stakeholders (internal and external) which relate to the logistics processes

Job requirements

  • Diploma in supply chain
  • Proven track record in General Freight (mainly air) and airport warehouse operation
  • At least 3 years’ experience in a similar role or as Operational Manager (Air)
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Effective people management skills
  • Good stakeholder and relationship building skills
  • Proactive mindset
  • Commercial acumen

If you find the below attractive, join us now

  • Work environment with emphasis on empowerment and engagement
  • Continuous learning and improvement
  • Leadership development
  • Team player and leading a team
  • Passion for delivering customers’ strategy
  • Attractive suite of employee welfare and benefits
  • Opportunity to engage with interesting verticals like Energy, Events Logistics and Ship Spares Logistics