Managing Director (Corporate & 3PL)

Posted 02 July 2024
Job type Permanent
DisciplineEngineering & Supply Chain

Job description

  • Noted Myanmar Conglomerate

  • Hazardous & General Cargo

  • USD$84-100k net plus Expat Benefits


The Company 

The company is a large and influential Myanmar conglomerate with broad business interests comprising Banking, Real Estate, Construction & Engineering, Manufacturing, Energy, Agriculture, Hospitality & Leisure and F&B. Following the recent acquisition of a logistics company, as well as a need to support internal client servicing, there is a need to appoint a suitably-experienced Managing Director to lead sustainable business growth and regain market leadership.


The Position

Located in Yangon, the appointed individual will hold P&L responsibility, oversee and steer business operations transformation (such as the selection and implementation of IT/IS/Warehouse Management Systems and similar), evaluate business expansion across both B2B and B2C/eCommerce sectors whilst driving logistics solutions for general cargo distribution as well as an already operational large-scale fuel logistics network. In broad terms, the appointed individual will provide strategic leadership underpinned by entrepreneurial zest and prudent financial management and further complemented by sound operational and team management experience. The role will drive innovation, strengthen customer-centric processes and deliver profitable and sustainable growth.


The Person

Interested candidates will offer at least 10 years’ experience in the logistics industry including 5 years in a supervisory/leadership capacity. A Degree in Business or Supply Chain Management is preferred and ideally complemented by an MBA. Prior experience overseeing the logistics for hazardous/dangerous goods is strongly preferred whilst demonstrating commercial acumen to build and grow new business.The position will suit individuals who are culturally adaptive, resilient, versatile and entrepreneurial with an ability to drive in a hands-on, lead-from-the-front manner.