Distribution Centre Manager

  • Location: Calgary
  • Posting Date: March 18, 2021
  • Job Order ID: 449418
  • Consultant: Sean Baker
  • Industry: Logistics / Distribution
Warehouse Manager – Industrial Distribution

Our client distributes a range of industrial products for use in industrial applications to residential, commercial and institutional construction. They have asked Sean Baker of MacDonald Search Group to assist them with the recruit for a Warehouse Manager in Calgary, AB.

In this role, you will be expected to be in the trench’s everyday working with a small team of people to operate a mid size warehouse, with a very dynamic inventory with a large assortment of sku’s. Working closely with senior leadership you will be responsible to lead, coach and direct your team in the functions of receiving, storage, order fulfillment, returns management and shipping.
Responsibilities:
  • Managing high value and wide variety inventory of goods
  • Performing continuous improvement activities where possible to reduce order cycle times, increase productivity, reduce damage and improve overall efficiency of the warehouse.
  • Facilitating the delivery of goods to customers
  • Planning and managing through fluctuations in business based on seasonality and client projects
  • Ensure industry safety and health standards are followed
We are looking for an experienced individual comfortable being on the floor, working alongside their team.
Requirements:
  • Post-Secondary education or industry certification is an asset
  • 5+ years of leadership experience in a fast paced and dynamic warehouse environment
  • Experience working in an environment of many SKU’s
  • Solid leadership and management skills of a team
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Above average time management and organization skills
  • Ability to analyze and provide results
We are looking for someone with a track record of leadership. A distribution professional that really understands the importance of inventory control and accuracy and how to create process to ensure it.

If you have been responsible for adding value to your employer, driving out bottom line costs or increasing productivity, we want to know who you are.

To apply for this position, please submit your resume to Sean Baker at: sean@macdonaldsearchgroup.com and ensure the subject line of your email reads: Warehouse Manager – Industrial Distribution