APAC Supply Chain Manager, Ocean Freight - MNC Start-up

Location: Hong Kong
Contract Type: Permanent
Specialisation: Supply Chain & Procurement Ambition Executive Search
Salary: HK$650000.00 - HK$750000.00 per annum
REF: BBBH253213_1638519829
  • In-house Ocean Freight Operations Strategy
  • Fast-paced and Data-driven environment
  • 3PL Management

Our client is one of the fastest-growing start-ups with a global presence. The company has an aggressive business expansion in the APAC market, with Hong Kong as a regional hub. They are currently looking for a Supply Chain Manager, Ocean Freight, to join as a launch team key member in Asia to expand internationally.

Based in Hong Kong, you will be responsible for the partner relationship management for Origin Agents across all origin countries. As a Supply Chain Manager, your responsibilities will include:

  • Designing, implementing and driving ocean freight operations strategy and execution
  • Measuring and monitoring operational performance and efficiency via systematic and manually developed solutions
  • Planning and implementing operating models that will drive the future improvements of operation
  • Providing direct input into the development, implementation and reporting of partner provider KPI/ metrics to monitor all aspects of the transportation process
  • Leading strategic initiatives for optimizing origin side operations and reducing cost
  • Developing solid relationships with local offices of carriers and origin agents

To qualify, individuals must possess:

  • Degree and have 6+ years experience in Ocean Freight-industry (Ocean Carriers/ freight forwarding) at the regional or global level
  • Experience in managing daily operations in a matrix environment and managing cross-functional projects
  • Experience in leading process improvement initiatives, collaborating with multiple stakeholders globally and building tools & visibility solutions
  • Solid experience in stakeholder management in an international, fast-paced and data-driven environment
  • Outstanding negotiation, communication and presentation skills
  • Excellent analytical, business acumen and interpersonal skills with an entrepreneurial mindset
  • Excellent command of written & spoken English, Cantonese and Mandarin is a MUST

Contact Anki Lau on +852 3101 3066 or APPLY NOW by clicking the button below quoting reference number AL253213.


Data provided is for recruitment purposes only. Only shortlisted applicants will be notified.


If this job isn't quite right for you, but you know someone who would be great at this role, why not take advantage of our referral scheme? We offer HKD1000 in Apple gift cards for every referred candidate who we place in a role. Terms & Conditions Apply. https://www.ambition.com.hk/refer-a-friend