APL Control Tower Manager- Marine Logistics in Singapore, Singapore

CMA CGM LOG is a CMA CGM subsidiary that offers logistics services for international transport. The subsidiary creates custom solutions which guarantee overall control and efficiency of logistics flows. The biggest names in the industry put their trust in CMA CGM LOG for managing their logistics chain. With its international network, considerable expertise and great flexibility, CMA CGM LOG meets its customers' needs by offering solutions geared toward the optimization of costs and logistics flow.


To organize, coordinate and manage control tower operations with the team in Singapore, as well as in France, Netherlands, Germany or any other countries where CMA Ships would have an activity.

Key responsibilities:

  • To design and implement the necessary SOP to operate this activity, from controlling the PO by vendors until they are delivered alongside ship

  • Monitor and implement permanent improvement plan to always provide best in class service at the minimum cost level.

  • Create and monitor KPI to drive the monthly and quarterly reviews with the customer, to make sure that mutual objectives are met.

  • Ensure that operations under your management are supporting other CMA CGM Log offices needs and actively seek support from the network.

  • Locally develop procurement solutions with your operations teams.

  • Responsible for expense management and reporting financial performance to HQ.

  • Lead and develop dedicated and highly professional operational team, including manage performance reviews, coaching and team building

Minimum Requirements:

  • Minimum post-graduate degree holder

  • At least 5 years of experience in logistics, transport and freight forwarding industry, with international business environment

  • Experience in Marine logistic management is an added advantage

  • Good strategic and planning skills

  • Proven track record in people-management as well as strong communication and interpersonal skills.

  • Customer-focused and results-oriented.

  • Fluent in English (bilingual / multilingual in local language(s) will be an added advantage

  • Proficient in Word, Excel, Power Point, and Outlook Express

**Salary package (local) & job title shall commensurate with experience.

**Please send a copy of your resume to Ashley.lim@apl.com & Pei.ying.sam@apl.com (in word format) together with a para (or pointers) why you are suitable for the role, with the reason/s for you to consider a move from your current/latest organisation, your current/latest salary details (i.e. monthly base salary, any AWS, variable bonus and/or other fixed cash allowances), expected salary & your notice period/earliest joining date.

**Kindly note that only short-listed applicants will be contacted.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that CMA CGM Group & APL/ NOL does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, CMA CGM Group & APL / NOL will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, CMA CGM Group & APL / NOL explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of CMA CGM Group & APL / NOL.

Interested applicants shall send their resume which includes full personal particulars, educational background, employment history, reason for leaving, current and expected salaries and a recent photograph to ashley.lim@apl.com

(Incomplete applications will be rejected. Only shortlisted Candidates will be notified)

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