Careers

To apply for our available roles, please send a cover letter with your resume to hr@kmetgroup.com.

Chartering Manager

Location: Perth, Western Australia | Full time

As we build our expertise and presence in shipping services, to and from Australia and China, the successful candidate will be expected to strategically plan, procure, manage logistics and operation of transport vessels and cargo.

Duties and Tasks will include:

  • Ensuring compliance with laws, regulations and requirements including but not limited to occupational health and safety regulations. Compliance applies to adequate business record and reports maintenance.
  • Maintaining relationships with transport providers to organize the purchase and maintenance of transport vehicles, equipment and fuel.
  • Working with clients to identify requirements and provide customers with advice and information regarding logistics requirements, vehicle type, rates as well as determine enhancement opportunities.
  • Coordinating full orders from prospect ordering and bookings as well as planning and implementing transportation schedules across providers.
  • Ensuring goods are warehoused, stored and transported in optimum conditions to maintain their quality. This includes logistics of collection and delivery of goods to clients.
  • Any other Transport related duties as required within the business.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Associate Degree, Advanced Diploma, Diploma or Bachelor degree in Maritime Studies is required. A Master degree in Maritime Studies or related will be highly beneficial.
  • At least 5 years of prior, relevant and proven experience within similar roles and function is required.
  • Direct experience in the Australian and China markets is essential and will be preferred.
  • Necessary to communicate in both English and Mandarin (spoken and written).
  • Possess exceptional customer service skills with planning and organizational skills as well as proven sales track record.
  • Ideally has an established network of cargo operators familiar with goods delivery in Asia Pacific particularly China to facilitate transport from and to Australia.