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Operations Manager

Ottawa Valley, ON

Today Argentus is thrilled to be representing another brand new client in the marketplace for supply chain talent! This company is a renowned distributor of major consumer goods to retailers and corporate customers, with a long track record of success in Canada. Today, they’re hiring an Operations Manager!

Working out of the company’s facility in the Ottawa Valley, ON, this Operations Manager will take on leadership for the company’s distribution operations. Working on a hands-on basis, you will lead the function from the perspective of people, processes and technology to continuously improve performance, efficiency and satisfaction in delivery to the company’s customers. You will lead a team of 15-20 employees as the company continues to grow, setting standards for accuracy, reliability and productivity, and establishing key processes and key performance indicators for the function’s performance. Using a strategic vision of how to continue to transform the centre into a strategic asset for the company, you will work to implement and optimize the company’s new Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system, use data to identify opportunities for improved performance, and manage the overall operations budget to align it with the overall business strategy. In short, this is a great role for a hands-on leader with the vision to build an operations function into a thriving centre of success at a great organization.

This role requires at least 5 years of experience in a distribution / operations environment, with a considerable track record of leading and coaching teams to a high degree of success. The successful candidate needs to be data-driven and very capable with systems, as you’ll take on a key role to implement and optimize the company’s ERP system. Experience with Lean Six Sigma and other continuous improvement methodologies is also a key asset for this role. If this sounds like you, and you’re looking to move into a new opportunity, reach out to Argentus today! Call 416 364 9919 or send an email with your current resume to

Please note: This capsule job description is meant to give prospective candidates a basic overview of the role. A full written job description is available upon request. We regret that only candidates already located in Canada are eligible to apply.

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