Job vacancy Operations Manager

29 May, 2024
Job Type
Job Status
Full Time
Job Title

Operations Manager

Job Presentation

Genius Hub is a recruitment firm that specializes in talent search and placement of highly skilled individuals. We are looking for a highly motivated and knowledgeable individual for our client as an Operations Manager.

Job Description

Our client, who is in the shipping business, is looking for a self-motivated and qualified Operations Manager.

Key Responsibilities

  • Responsible for overseeing the receiving and delivery of cargo for all Agency vessels;
  • Manage all cargo loaded and discharged from the Agency vessel;
  • Coordinate planning of vessel for an effective and efficient operation;
  • Maintain effective channels of communication with Personnel, Principals, Officials and Senior Vessel Officers;
  • Provide a supervisory role in Crewing and Boarding;
  • Management for all Operations and Logistics Personnel;
  • Ensure Dangerous Goods approvals and processes meet both Company and IMDG regulations;
  • To manage the team to achieve optimal cost-per-carrying performance across the container fleet while achieving service standards that meet customer expectations;
  • Coordinate with the head of export sales a forecast by container type and implement a container inventory supply plan to ensure the timely availability of containers to meet export requirements including food grade and water supplies;
  • Ensure accurate and timely processing of all equipment-related invoices, so that costs are allocated correctly, and invoices are processed within the required timeframes.


  • Proven work experience as an operations manager or similar role.
  • Knowledge of organizational effectiveness and operations management.
  • Experience budgeting and forecasting.
  • Familiarity with business and financial principles.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Leadership ability.
  • Outstanding organizational skills.


  • Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration, Management and Finance or a related field from a recognized institution.
  • Additional Certifications and Training in the field of management will be an added advantage.
  • Practical experience in operations management or supervisory roles. 
  • Proven working experience in a relevant field, a minimum of 2-3 years.
  • Good knowledge in supply chain supply chain management.


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Valid Till
26 Aug, 2024 (36 days left)

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