1324-Transport, Supply, Distribution and Related Managers

Job Title: 

Transport, Supply, Distribution and Related Managers

Job Description: 

Transport, supply, distribution and related managers plan, direct and coordinate the supply, transportation, storage and distribution of goods


Tasks include:

  • determining, implementing and monitoring purchasing, storage and distribution strategies, policies and plans
  • preparing and implementing plans to maintain required stock levels at minimum cost
  • negotiating contracts with suppliers to meet quality, cost and delivery requirements
  • monitoring and reviewing storage and inventory systems to meet supply requirements and control stock levels
  • operating recording systems to track all movements of goods and ensuring re-ordering and re-stocking at optimal times
  • liaising with other departments and customers concerning requirements for outward goods and associated forwarding transportation

and directing operational and administrative procedures

Additional Notes: 

This unit group includes

Logistics manager
Distribution manager
Transport operations manager
Warehousing manager
Procurement and purchasing manager
Working proprietor (transport)

Specific Occupations: 

Supply and distribution/Logistics/Warehousing manager

Procurement/Purchasing manager

Transport operations manager

Postal service manager

Working proprietor (transport, storage and courier)

International Careers(ISCO): 
Source Of Info: 

Source: SINGAPORE STANDARD OCCUPATIONAL CLASSIFICATION 2015, Department of Statistics, Ministry of Trade & Industry, Republic of Singapore