Job title: Head of Contract Logistics, China
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Salary type: Annual
Salary: negotiable
Location: Singapore
Job published: 2021-08-02
Job ID: 32178
Contact name: Genalyn Dizon
Contact email: [email protected]

Job Description

Head of Contract Logistics, China

Job Location: Shanghai

The Head of Contract Logistics is fully accountable for P&L and operations of the Warehousing and Distribution products for the site, having business development & operational ownership. Operational management supporting and enabling the company’s CL product families and value proposition to our clients being either stand alone or part of a global supply chain solution.


Profit & Loss

​ P&L responsible for the site – China. Covering all products and clients offered at this site.

​ New and existing customer management

​ Site performance (cost/utilization)

​ Continuous improvement & optimization of assets in collaboration with Area LEAN

​ Product

​ Execution of strategy for site in alignment with direct manager

​ Business development aligned with strategy.

​ Develop new customers by liaising with direct manager and sales

​ Customer implementation

​ Growth targets

​ Product mix

​ Input to tender metrics on operations and cost via direct manager

​ Expand business footprint while ensuring profitable growth

​ Customization and localization of the products within the framework


Operational excellence

​ Manage the operations of the location

​ HSSE & compliance adherence

​ Manage subcontractors needs and used at this location for CL services

​ Drive compliance & regulatory adherence

​ Sites operating basis security / IT standards

​ Lease administration

​ Drive adherence to governance framework


​ Facilitate the execution training linked to products, solutions and clients

​ All people and safety aspects

​ Having the best place to work and taking care for our clients

Accountable for:

​ Site P&L

​ Process and cost management

​ Business development of the site

​ Improve value proposition to clients

​ Adherence to global products

​ Value creation as part of global supply chain solutions

​ Operational KPI

​ Taking care for and sweating the asset



Consulted about:

​ Cost management of the location

​ Markets and trends of the locations

​ Investments linked to the site

​ Site related topics

​ Innovation linked to this locations



Key Interdependencies

​ Internal stakeholders

​ Area CL team

​ DC/Fulfillment, CFS, Deconsolidation, Depot teams, potential CCL

​ Area management.

​ Subcontractors

​ Unions

​ Local authorities

​ Local clients/clients’ representatives.





​ Direct supervisor

o​ GCA Product Head

​ Direct reports

o​ Warehouse organization

​ Functional (dotted line) reports

o​ Several site operations teams in sub level



Who we are looking for:

o​ Degree holder or above logistics or supply chain management

o​ At least 10 years of experience in contract logistics, Transport and Warehousing experience is plus; with no less than 10 years in senior management level.

o​ Result orientation and execution drive to “make deals.”

o​ Strong analytical and negotiation skills

o​ Commercial, operational, and human resource focus

o​ Passion for customers and customer intimacy

o​ Ability to lead and motivate team by sharing global view and strategic mindset, create environment for innovation and continuous improvement.

o​ Understanding of warehousing and distribution as well as contemporary supply chain management trends

o​ Ideally with good network and contacts in the logistics industry

o​ Experience with China business is an advantage.

o​ Fluent in English, excellent communication, and presentation skills