Operations Manager (Transport) Needed in Saudi Arabia

Serial No: 124462
Location: Makkah Province, Saudi Arabia - View on map

Skills Provision is searching for an Operations Manager for a Transport company in the Middle East.

Location: Saudi Arabia

Position: Permanent

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Salary & Benefits

  • Attractive Tax-Free salary.
  • Comprehensive benefits package available


The Role

  • Responsible and accountable for all daily operational activities of the business unit, including resource management staff, equipment, transport vehicles and billing.
  • Responsible for day-to-day liaison with key customer contacts to ensure that all queries & expectations of the customer are met.
  • To act as the singular point of contact to the Customer for all operational and service levels issues, and, as a result, to be aware of and influence all aspects in the entire Staff Transport process
  • To actively participate in the daily planning of the Staff Transport Operations activities.
  • Understand and apply the corporate Vision & Mission statement to overall longer-term strategy and manage the operations in line with & in order to achieve all objectives of the annual business plan.
  • Ensure that the operational strategy incorporates the growth and expectations of the customer.
  • Accept full ownership of the operational aspects and deadlines
  • Ensure that all internal KPIs are exceeded & the reporting thereof are relevant, timeouts, accurate & Such KPIs will result in continuous improvement in productivity, quality and service levels.
  • Accountable to the customer for achieving all SLA agreed service levels
  • Manage the Human Resources of the business unit through competency-based recruitment, on-the-job training and development, motivation, guidance, and control to achieve the highest standards of productivity and agreed customer service levels.
  • Focus on team building, accountability, and discipline in an enabling environment.
  • Ensure that the Supervisors and operations team are exceeding the daily operational expectations and being responsible for overall staff control
  • Ensure an adequate level of internal controls through strict implementation of company policies, standards and procedures in Staff Transport Operations in order to mitigate against risks of both loss & reduced service levels.
  • Accountable for ensuring the safety and security of all people and assets under the Business Unit



  • A degree preferably in Transportation & Logistics management
  • Have logistics experience with a proven track record in transportation
  • Must have in depth knowledge of staff transport operations
  • Must have extensive experience in Fleet Management
  • Must be a leader with a strategic, analytical approach to business
  • Be able to communicate and present in both verbal and written English
  • Strong planning and organisation skills
  • Results orientated
  • Strong IT skills


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