RedMart is hiring an

Associate Director, Transport Operations

Singapore, Singapore

About RedMart

As one of the fastest growing ecommerce companies in Asia, RedMart offers an unparalleled startup experience. Our culture: entrepreneurial, fiercely intelligent, team oriented, deeply creative and whatever you add to it! We’re fanatic about improving our customer experience and providing “wow” customer service.

We're interested in talented, creative and passionate people joining our fantastic team who believe in our mission: To save our customers time and money for the important things in life!


Role Purpose

As a senior member of the Operations Team, the successful candidate will be responsible to develop the despatch, trucking, cross-docking and last-mile delivery tactical plans, run related projects and ensure high performing transport operations at cross docks or at assigned facilities.


  • Build delivery fleet of full time and 3rd party drivers and the tools / processes necessary to recruit, manage, train and retain this driver community.
  • Day-to-day responsibility for perfect execution of deliveries across thousands of deliveries daily.
  • Ensure despatch & delivery obligations to customers are met daily, without exception.
  • Drive workplace safety as the culture that underpins all decision taken within the despatch operation.
  • Build an engaged workforce and positive employer branding within the Singapore drivers workforce community
  • Lead the rollout of various delivery options and modes to suit different customer demand profiles.
  • Drive service level improvement in addition to meeting daily and monthly business targets for transport operations, including delivery volumes, delivery schedule and service hours, on-time delivery rates, safety, productivity, and total operating costs.
  • Shape all transport processes, procedures, and schedules of the daily activities of the transport operation.
  • Oversee relationship management with our contractors ensuring there is service and quality alignment cross our businesses.
  • Manage commercial relationships with key vendors such as truck leasing companies and other service providers.
  • Ensure all vehicle maintenance and repair procedures are properly designed, followed & documented.
  • Drive continuous improvement initiatives across transport operation.
  • Oversee the hiring, training, evaluating and development plan of the transport operations team including delivery representatives, despatch personnel, and supervisory staff to ensure a productive and high-performing workforce.
  • Make sure that all RedMart transportation technologies are being utilized properly and is fully integrated with day-to-day processes.
  • Ensure security of goods and all company assets used within the delivery operation.
  • Collaborate with our Engineering team in the design and implementation of innovative technology solutions that will revolutionize home delivery in Singapore.
  • Be responsible for the Transport operations P&L



  • Degree in Operations Management, Supply Chain, Logistics or equivalent experience.
  • 7+ years in a general management role or with at least 4 years in an transport operations management role
  • Demonstrated successful track record in building a service-focused, cost-effective delivery organization.
  • Organised, efficient and perseveres to get things done. A people-person with a natural tendency to lead by example; Motivates people across all roles in the team.
  • Experience hiring and building high-performance teams and guiding them to use technology to constantly achieve peak efficiency
  • Strong analytical skills to identify opportunities for service and cost improvements. A continuous improvement mindset with intellectual curiosity.
  • Experience with working alongside Product teams to implement software that solves major business issues
  • Proven crisis management capability and have the ability to handle extreme growth rate with confidence. Be fast and resourceful to grow capacity quickly.


Added advantage

  • Managerial experience in Singapore with a delivery, e-com or retail outlet
  • Experience with supply chain for e-commerce
  • Possess 5 years experience in logistics
  • Track record of career advancement, and building a high performing and sustainable team

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