Senior Manager, Warehousing and Logistics

  • Location: Vancouver
  • Posting Date: May 28, 2019
  • Job Order ID: 227830
  • Consultant: Wade Simmons
  • Industry: Logistics / Distribution
WAREHOUSE AND LOGISTICS MANAGER

Our client is an established maker of high quality beverage products to both the food service and grocery channels in Canada.
They are currently seeking for a Warehouse and Logistics Manager to oversee the company's logistics and distribution operations. Reporting to the Senior VP and working with the operations teams, you will manage the day to day activities of the warehouse operation including logistics, fleet, and equipment.
Responsibilities:
  • Recruit, hire, train, develop, and motivate all assigned personnel
  • Oversee transportation, warehousing/distribution & logistics operations locally and across the country
  • Direct all dock operations for efficiency, accurate inventories, and manifests of all loads and shipments
  • Manage shipping and receiving department
  • Oversee the overall warehouse work flow process
  • Develop and implement safety protocols to ensure a safe work environment
  • Ensure the efficiency of product delivery by company drivers and third party carriers
  • Responsible for vehicle fleet management
  • Other as required
Qualifications:
  • 5+ years of management experience in a distribution/warehouse setting.
  • University or College degree preferred.
  • Freight carrier selection and rate negotiations experience
  • Strong written and oral communication
  • MS Office and familiarity with supply chain management

If this sounds like an interesting role to you please send us your resume today!