Senior Operations Director – Logistics & Distribution

Overview:

Our client, a privately owned CPG company in the Canadian manufacturing landscape and positioned for immense growth; has engaged PSG to source a Senior Director of Operations. With a mandate to lead and manage all activities related to logistics, distribution & supply chain operations you enjoy accountability for accelerating business growth through building strong partnerships and ensuring a high level of customer fulfillment.  Recognized as an inspiring & trusted Leader, you have a passion for creating high performance cultures through effective change management, talent management and transformational continuous improvement initiatives.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop and execute long term business strategies including prepare budgets and capital expenditure budgets
  • Lead cross functional departmental teams for continuous improvements
  • Direct and manage the on-time delivery of products and services
  • Continually assess supply chain risks and build appropriate mitigation strategies
  • Arrange and manage optimized distribution solutions for handling the supply & demand balance
  • Drive improvement in the performance of the overall supply chain
  • Plan, direct, and control the functional operations of the Supply Chain, including all related systems, cost control, and development of the necessary processes and metrics
  • Analyze relevant data, establish key metrics and evaluate impact of operational changes and suggested improvements

Background & Skill Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration/Management/Logistics or Supply Chain Management
  • 10 + years of experience in a Supply Chain/Logistics/Distribution Leadership/Management role
  • Data Driven Leader, with experience using Lean Tools
  • Direct working knowledge of all operations which include knowledge of purchasing, inventory control, warehouse & transportation management
  • Demonstrated understanding of integrated supply chain and logistics concepts and theories

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