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Latest jobs in airfreight, aviation, contract logistics and shipping.


Following a period of market turbulence, recruitment levels are back on the rise in the Middle East logistics and aviation industries. Keeping track of the market's latest vacancies has never been more important, so takes a look at ten of the latest jobs being advertised in the Middle East. To view the full list, click here.

1. VP Operations (Air Cargo Carrier) Dubai
Based in the Middle East, this Air Cargo Carrier is part of a National Carrier operating passenger and wide-body freighter networks and is well positioned to drive growth across Europe, Asia, the Middle East and Africa. The role of Head - Cargo Operations will be responsible for developing, executing and managing the Air Cargo operational business plans including managing all Air Cargo Terminals activities and overseeing in excess of 1000 (direct & indirect) staff. As the Head of Cargo Operations you will be responsible for the smooth and efficient day-to-day cargo operations and operational service standards, playing a pertinent role in establishing a robust facility /warehousing & terminal management systems and ground support equipment operations.

2. Site Manager (Contract Logistics) - Dubai
Our client is a leading global logistics company focusing on a diverse range of market sectors which include automotive & tyres, FMCG, industrial & oil & gas. They are currently seeking an experienced Site Manager to be based in JAFZA. Reporting to the Director – Contract Logistics, this role manages all operational activities, processes and systems within the JAFZA warehouse, to ensure compliance of the company’s contractual obligations and service standards to the customer.

3. Business Development Manager (Contract Logistics) - Dubai
Our client is a leading global logistics company focusing on a diverse range of market sectors which include automotive & tyres, FMCG, industrial & oil & gas. They are currently seeking a dynamic and experienced Business Development Manager – Contract Logistics to be based in Dubai. This is a challenging role but one with tremendous possibilities for future growth & development within the company. You will be expected to identify new business opportunities within Contract Logistics through developing exisiting and new business accounts.

4. Commercial Manager (Container Shipping) - UAE
Our client has extensive business in the logistics and transportation sector with interests in various countries in the Middle East, Indian Ocean and Central Asia. They have an immediate requirement for experienced Commercial Manager to develop their Container Shipping business.

5. GM (Warehousing & Distribution) - Egypt
Our client is a world-class provider of importation, transportation, distribution, and logistics management solutions for a wide array of clients spanning multiple business verticals throughout the MENA Region. They are now looking to hire a GM (Warehousing & Distribution) to be based in Egypt. Primary responsibility of the role is to lead and direct the efficient operation of warehouse distribution and transportation facilities and the management of a department or functional group for all personnel issues.

6. Business Development Director (Project Forwarding) - Singapore
This is an excellent opportunity to join a rapidly expanding Division of a Global Organisation and lead the development of their business. Main responsibility will be to provide commercial development of the Industrial Project Product in Asia Pacific with particular emphasis on Southeast Asia, Australasia, Japan and Korea.

7. Logistics and Finance Coordinator (Dubai)
Our client, specialists in delivering and supporting slurry equipment solutions for global mining and mineral processing, is seeking a Logistics and Finance Coordinator. Reporting to the Finance Manager your primary role would be to support the team with regards to all logistics and financial activities. The successful candidate must have a Bachelor’s degree in Commerce or other related field and have a minimum of 3 years experience in a similar role. You should have a strong accounting background, with excellent experience in costing and export documentation.

8. Supply Chain Manager - Riyadh (Saudi Arabia)
Large Industrial Group supplying products to the oil and gas and wastewater industry are looking to recruit a Supply Chain Manager. Responsibilities include setting guidelines and priorities with overall supply chain management, developing and implementing strategies to effectively manage the different aspects of the supply chain, and leading and training the whole team to develop and implement alternate ways to source in order to achieve improved cost, delivery, and cash flow.

9. Business Development Director (Agility, Kuwait)
A position with the Middle East's largest logistics company. Responsibilities include proactively seeking out new business, expanding business within existing customer base and maintain and improve current customer relationships. The BBD will also provide valuable industry and customer insight and information to support all areas of the organization. Candidates will need a bachelor degree in business, finance, sales/marketing or related experience in sales/marketing or non-profit fundraising.

10. Admin Assistant (Ras Al Khaimah)
Our client, a leading cargo company in the UAE, is looking for an Admin Assistant.The ideal candidate should have 3-4 years experience in office management,administration and secretarial works in a reputed company with excellent communication skills. Candidates with UAE driving license would be preferred.

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