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Operations Manager

Job Reference: RS1118
 

Job Title: Operations Manager

Location: US&Canada

Product: Other, Shipping

Role: Finance, Operations & Logistics

Redstone Commodity Search focus on offering 360° search solutions to the global commodities markets. With a competitive coverage of Trading Houses, Producers, Majors, Utilities, Merchants, Hedge Funds, Investment Banks and Brokerages; Redstone Commodity Search can confidently offer you an edge in today’s volatile market.

Redstone Commodity Search are working with an international vehicle trader looking to hire an operations / shipping manager.

Key Responsibilities / Tasks

  • Ensuring successful operation of the trade lifecycle from point of origin to customers on a global scale
  • Optimizing physical movement / international shipping of vehicles and overseeing the coordination of shipment documents through expanding logistics and negotiating transportation costs
  • Supervise other operation team members and occasionally travel to operations sites and vendors
  • Manage all trade finance operations through working closely with banks (L/C advice, review, credit facility utilizations, documentary presentations, discrepancy handling, payment follow up, etc)
  • Role reports to Director of Operations

Key Qualifications / Experience

  • 4+ years working in operations, logistics, international trading, trade finance or a similar role
  • Understanding of global shipping and being versed in the associated terminology and documentation (B/L, Packing Lists, COO, COI, etc)
  • Experience with logistics and handling of Letters of Credit (L/C) particularly focussing in Latin America and Asia (L/C advice, review, credit facility utilizations, documentary presentations, discrepancy handling, payment follow up, etc)
  • Attention to detail due to independent responsibility for handling high value transactions with critical shipping documents, Fluency in English and Spanish required
  • Located in New York/ happy to relocate

If you match the job description and are keen on applying for this role; please send us a copy of your resume/cover letter to andy@redstonesearch.com or submit your application through the Vacancy Form.