Industry: Logistics / Distribution for Consumer Packaged Goods
Today Argentus is working on a premier leadership role within a top-flight Logistics and Distribution company servicing clients in Consumer Packaged Goods. This company is known for their reputation for Supply Chain excellence, providing a variety of added value, as well as their strong Canadian footprint and positive working culture. Today, they’re looking for a VP of Operations!
Based in Markham, ON, the VP of Operations is a key component of the organization’s management team, with leadership oversight of core functions. Working to provide exceptional customer service and outstanding operational efficiency as the company continues to grow, this VP will take on strategic planning and supervision of the company’s transportation, logistics and warehousing activities (including a large distribution centre). You will work to develop the customer service and operations team, providing coaching and mentorship to achieve even higher levels of success for this core function. You will work to refine and develop systems (including Warehouse Management Systems – WMS), key performance metrics, and enact strategic initiatives to drive overall continuous improvement within the organization, while finding opportunities for efficiency and cost savings. Within the Logistics function, you will work to meet various budgeted goals from the point of view of revenue, savings and customer service, empowering your team to drive the company’s continued excellence.
In short, this is an excellent leadership role for a strategic Operations guru with at least 15+ years of experience in Consumer Goods Logistics, Distribution and Warehousing. The successful candidate needs to have exceptional people management skills, a proven track record of continuous improvement within Operations, and demonstrated success leading Customer Service within Logistics, 3PL and Warehousing. This client is offering very strong compensation and great room for growth to the right individual, willing to roll up their sleeves and make a lasting impact from day one. If this sounds like you or someone in your network, reach out to Argentus today! Email a current copy of your resume, as well as a cover letter describing your experience in the above areas and interest in the role, to email@example.com!
Please Note: Our client is specifically looking for individuals with Consumer Packaged Goods experience for this role.
A full written job description is available upon request.
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