Argentus is working with another new client on a Senior Supply Chain leadership search! This Consumer Goods firm has shown strong growth, with an innovative business model and a strong mission behind their products and culture. Today, they’re looking for a Director of Distribution for a greenfield opportunity in the GTA!
This Director of Distribution will provide overall strategic direction for the company’s new Eastern Canada Distribution Centre, including big-picture leadership and vision for how the centre will run. In this role, you will work to set leadership strategy and foster a proactive and collaborative working culture in scaling up the management and workforce for the facility, then execute that leadership to meet and exceed the needs of the company’s stakeholders and customers. You will provide overall strategic and operational leadership for inbound/outbound logistics, inventory tracking and management, warehousing, order entry and management, DC maintenance, and cross-channel delivery. With your big-picture understanding of Distribution best practices, you will work to drive lean process improvements to drive growth in revenue, improved quality, cost savings and safety within the distribution centre, building it out as a centre for service excellence within the organization. You will oversee purchasing for packaging materials, including vendor onboarding and management. In addition, this is a strong hands-on people management role, where you’ll work to lead a large Warehouse team in pursuing continued excellence in the operation.
In short, this is an incredible Greenfield opportunity for a proven Senior Manager or Director with at least 10 years of Distribution Centre leadership experience in Consumer Goods or a like industry. This individual needs a collaborative, roll-up-the-sleeves mindset, as well as an ability to set overall strategy and execute. If this sounds like you or someone in your network, reach out to Argentus today! Call 416 364 9919 or email a current copy of your resume to email@example.com.
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