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Logistics Consultant

East Asia Region

A career at Arup offers you the chance to make a positive difference in the world. Independently owned, Arup is the creative force at the heart of many of the world’s most prominent projects in the built environment and across industry. Working in more than 140 countries, the firm’s designers, engineers, architects, planners, consultants and technical specialists work with our clients on innovative projects of the highest quality and impact. Our East Asia offices employ approximately 3,000 staff and are engaged in prestigious multidisciplinary projects covering buildings, infrastructure, advisory services, planning and technical consulting areas. We embrace equality, diversity and inclusion in all aspects including individual differences and open-mindedness. We have flexible arrangements in place to create a more inclusive way of working that supports our diversity and the wellbeing of our people. We are committed to applying our expertise, diversity of thinking and independence in the quest for a safe, sustainable and resilient future – for all. This is how we shape a better world. Currently we are looking for a capable and independent individual for the following position as part of the multi-disciplinary team.

We aim at providing advice on operational requirements to help our clients delivering logistics and operational efficiencies in their organisations. Our clients are global organisations across sectors, such as transport (all modes), aviation, healthcare and construction that require a wide range of services.  

•    Evaluate the logistics requirements for a new development using some of our in-house tools, such as logistics vehicle calculations, waste volumes and material handling evaluations
•    Design logistics areas, such as loading bays, material handling areas, storage rooms and waste management rooms
•    Undertake research into the best operational solutions for the development
•    Develop operational processes, equipment requirements and staffing levels
•    Produce a logistics report with calculations, diagrams and recommendations 

Qualifications & Experience required:
•    Degree in Logistics & Supply Chain / Industrial Engineering / Operations Research / Management Science / Transport Planning / Engineering or related discipline
•    Corporate membership of relevant professional institution(s) will be an advantage
•    At least 7 years of experience on operations improvement, network planning, facilities design and/or statistical analysis
•    Hands-on experience in the application of analytical frameworks and tools, such as process mapping, critical path analysis and network design optimization
•    Sound knowledge of Logistics and Operations concepts, such as lean, six-sigma and queuing theory, experience in their practical applications will be advantage
•    Be adaptable and resourceful coupled with strong interpersonal skills and logical thinking supported by statistical justifications
•    Good knowledge of AutoCAD and Microsoft Office applications, such as Excel, PowerPoint and Word
•    Proficiency in both written and spoken English and Chinese


We offer a competitive remuneration package commensurate with qualifications and experience to the right candidate including Global Profit Share scheme, additional fringe benefits of maternity / paternity leave and long-term career development opportunities.

Personal data collected will be used for recruitment purpose only. Applicants not contacted within 8 weeks may consider their applications unsuccessful.

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