Regional Manager, Outbound Logistics

Position Summary

Under the leadership of the Senior Manager, Outbound Logistics, the Regional Manager is responsible for managing a team of logistics coordinators. This team is responsible for all transportation activities from the Distribution Centre to the stores: this includes linehauls, carrier deliveries, seasonal warehousing, and managing store service relations.

Key Accountabilities

  • Lead and manage a team of coordinators responsible for all outbound transportation activities;
  • Ensure store deliveries are completed on time;
  • Review carriers' KPIs on a periodic basis;
  • Work with carriers to recommend and review optimal transportation modes, routing, equipment, etc.;
  • Collaborate with internal departments to implement best practices across the transportation network;
  • Communicate and follow-up with Regional District Managers and District Managers on a daily and weekly basis;
  • Set-up and maintain process documentation and standard operation procedures for store service and outbound operational activities;
  • Monitor transportation costs and identify opportunities to optimize the budget across the outbound network.

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Logistics, Supply Chain or in a relevant field;
  • Five (5) years of experience in a similar role;
  • Three (3) years of leadership experience in management roles;
  • Ability to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment with high volume;
  • Great leadership and problem-solving skills;
  • Detail-oriented, result-oriented, and good organizational and planning skills;
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills;
  • Good computer knowledge and skills, especially with Excel; SAP is a strong asset;
  • Experience in the retail industry is a definite asset.

If you are excited by the opportunity to join a dynamic team and work for a highly successful and growing Canadian company, please send us your resume.
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