PAI has a partnership with the Port of Duqm in Oman, situated on the southeastern seaboard of the Sultanate of Oman, overlooking the Arabian Sea and the Indian Ocean beyond.
Port of Duqm is fast becoming an important reality of the Middle East region’s rapidly transforming maritime landscape. The port has the potential to develop into one of the Middle East’s largest ports over the long term.
For the moment we are looking for a Port Operations director. As head of the port operations you lead a large team of Managers, Executives and Equipment Specialists and you are responsible for the day-
to-day safe and efficient operational running of the port. You manage relationships, negotiates contracts, monitors port and berthing movements and works closely with management and external stakeholders on strategic planning.
Your tasks among other :
Build a culture of innovation within the organisation to encourage continuous improvement
Collaborate with business partners to maintain and strengthen existing business relationships
Drive organisation's port equipment efficiency management
Formulate strategic business plans for the port and its functions
Monitor and review market trends
Network to establish new partnerships
Oversee allocation of resources, equipment, and the infrastructure supporting port operations
Review manpower planning requirements
You have a master in operations management and have a minimum of 10 years of experience in a similar function / role
Proven Leadership Skills and someone who thrives in a team oriented environment
Excellent Problem Solving, Outstanding Communication, Multi-tasking and negociating skills are key to succes
In-depth knowledge of marine terminal operations
You are well-organised person with excellent planning skills
Innovations and new trends on the market you follow up constantly
You have great MS Office skills and other applications related tot he job
You speak fluent English, French and any other language is a plus