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Director - Air Freight Operations
Drake International Singapore
- Expires on Nov 26, 2013
- Permanent - Full Time
- 8+ years
- Expat and local
Purchasing / Supply Chain
Transportation / Logistics
Are you looking for a respectable company and take your career and expertise to the next level? Globally recognized as the leader in providing supply chain and logistics solutions, this organization is known for operating in the most precise practices that always gears towards excellence. They have a strong presence in over 300 countries and a number of over 400 thousand employees worldwide. This company recognizes good talents and takes pride in its reputation in the market. They are now in search of a remarkable leader to carry on their strong values and be successful in offering the best services within Air Freight Operations.
The Director for Airfreight Operations will be in charge of managing shipments, carrier relations, customer accounts and productivity and developing products and services. You are expected to identify strategies for vendor management and sustain a professional network to build long-term relationships with various business partners. You will provide expert-level knowledge on supply chain of various industries and design solutions that will result to improved management. As you will be holding a very significant position, you will resolve the most complex problems and you are expected to advise appropriate actions and implement legal or compliance policies. Allocating of available funds should be accurately done by this role as well as forming of new budgets in line with company financial targets and plan. You will proactively assess improved procedures and anticipate trends in the freight forwarding industry and recognize how this will affect the companyís success.
The ideal candidate for this role should have outstanding experience and track-record within international air freight operations. A strong knowledge in intermodal transportation is a must. The ability to keep track of developments and decisions through proper records management and maintenance of database will also be an advantage. This role will require you to have a detailed understanding of cultural nuances and labor issues and address them to develop global solutions. You are expected to possess excellent negotiation skills particularly in handling complex matters, with each goal aimed towards successful results and profitable deals. Needless to say, to be selected in this highly attractive role you have to be an exceptional and admirable leader, someone who is driven and has a track record of bringing in result; an analytical person with a commercial flair and possess strong passion in the industry of freight forwarding.