Head of Shipping, Singapore

Location
Singapore (SG)
Salary
Excellent package
Posted
18 Nov 2016
Closes
18 Dec 2016
Ref
HRL1737
Job Category
Executive Positions
Contract Type
Permanent

Halcyon has been exclusively retained by a well-established shipping business, headquartered in Singapore, who are looking for a Head of Shipping.

In this highly pivotal and strategic role, you will be responsible for the management and growth of their diversified shipping and logistics business with responsibility for both commercial and technical management.  This will include:

-  managing short, medium and long term freight and shipping requirements

-  continually evaluating and seeking to improve company performance, supply chain management, service quality, process efficiencies and cost effectiveness 

-  identifying, evaluating and targeting potential new business areas

-  P&L responsibility 

Possessing outstanding commercial acumen, you will have previous experience of the local markets in Singapore and a detailed understanding of and sensitivity to operating a business within the Asia Pacific region.  You should have worked at a senior management level and held P&L responsibility together with having commercial and chartering experience in the wet and dry cargo sectors. Outstanding communication and relationship management skills are also required.  

It is a strong preference for this role to recruit someone already based in Singapore with extensive regional experience.

All enquiries and interest regarding this position will be treated in the strictest of confidence. For further information, please apply herewith or contact Wanni Oh in our Singapore office (wanni@halcyonrecruitment.com) directly for a confidential discussion.