Distribution Manager

  • Location: Toronto
  • Posting Date: July 29, 2020
  • Job Order ID: 412154.11
  • Consultant: Wade Simmons
  • Industry: Logistics / Distribution
Distribution Manager

Our client is a North American leader in their field. They are looking for a Distribution Manager for their large DC in the Toronto, ON area.

Position Responsibilities:
  • Manage all day-to-day operations of warehouse
  • Lead, mentor and develop a large team warehousing employees in high volume, fast turning distribution centre
  • Oversee all operations for the facility - Inbound and Outbound shipments, logistics and transportation, customer pick ups
  • Maintain a safe, clean work environment.
  • Plan management regarding labour and staffing, operations and capital needs
  • Ensure department is meeting or exceeding company targets for distribution KPIs and Metrics
  • Other duties as required

Minimum Requirements:
  • Post secondary education in related field considered an asset
  • 8-10 years experience in a senior leadership role within a similar environment
  • Experience managing a large, high-volume distribution center - including hiring, training and managing staff
  • Strong problem-solving skills with experience managing KPIs and metrics of a distribution department
  • Solid understanding of systems - including WMS
If this role sounds like it could potentially be a fit for the next step in your career, please send us your resume today!