Director, Distribution Operations

  • Location: Vancouver
  • Posting Date: April 01, 2019
  • Job Order ID: 218446
  • Consultant: Wade Simmons
  • Industry: Supply Chain / Purchasing
Director, Distribution

Our client is one of the largest retailers and distributors in their industry. They are looking to add a Director, Distribution to their growing organization.
The Director, Distribution is a strategic role that will lead the warehouse and distribution operations, including e-commerce fulfillment.

Responsibilities –
  • Direct and oversee warehousing and distribution in a large retail / wholesale operation
  • Oversight and management of operational change
  • Build maintain relationships internally and externally with key stakeholders
  • Fulfillment of e-commerce orders / distribution
  • Achievement of business objectives
  • Other as required
Requirements –
  • Degree in Supply Chain, Logistics, Business or related (or equivalent work experience)
  • 5+ years of work experience in a similar role – supply chain, warehouse and distribution, e-commerce in a retail and/or wholesale distribution company
  • Strong leadership of a large team (ideally in a unionized environment)
  • Excellent communication, relationship building, and team development abilities