Our client is a successful and growing food processing company. The company manufactures and sells gluten-free whole grain oat products to food manufacturers specializing in the gluten-free and celiac markets. In addition, the company manufactures and markets a full line of retail ready products. The company has an immediate requirement to hire an experienced Logistics Manager. Reporting to the Plant Operations Director, the Logistics Manager is responsible for managing all warehouse, inventory management and logistics functions for the business.
Responsibilities: • Strategically plan and manage logistics, warehouse and transportation • Liaise and negotiate with suppliers and manufacturers • Keep track of quality, stock levels, delivery times, transport costs and efficiency • Arrange warehouse, catalog goods, plan routes and process shipments • Resolve any arising problems or complaints • Supervise, coach and train warehouse workforce • Meet cost, productivity, accuracy and schedules • Maintain metrics and analyze data to assess performance and implement improvements • Comply with laws, regulations and food safety program • Act as a member of the team that directs, optimizes and coordinates the full order cycle
Qualifications: • Proven working experience as a Logistics Manager • Record of successful distribution and logistics management • A demonstrated ability to lead and manage staff • Proficient in standard logistics software • Excellent analytical, problem solving and organizational skills • Ability to work independently and handle multiple projects • Post-secondary education in Business Administration, Logistics or Supply Chain • A proven ability to work in a team environment If you would like to apply for this position, please email your resume to Western HR Consulting at; email@example.com
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