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Logistics Manager

Scope of Role

 

Want to go further? As a Logistics Manager with RB, you’ll have the freedom to keep us moving in the right direction. Logistics Manager directs and manages logistics function to meet customer requirements and financial goals. This role will plan and execute logistics strategy in order to ascend to world-class status and create a culture of continuous improvement. The Logistics Manager is a critical step in the development towards more senior logistics roles. A typical career progression looks like the following:

Logistics Manager (Plant) → Logistics Manager (LC/DC) → Sr. Transportation Manager → Warehouse Operations Director

 

This position comes with a competitive salary & excellent benefits package!

 

In a fast-paced production environment, you’ll be responsible for keeping our supply chain running smoothly. You’ll optimise logistics for both raw materials and finished products. You’ll be responsible for inventory control, warehousing, transportation and distribution. A broad role, you’ll also support procurement, production and customer services. We’ll throw a lot your way, but we’ll trust you to keep the operation running smoothly. 

 

You’ll succeed because… 

…have successfully improved supply chain, logistics and transportation service levels in the past. You’ve a strong sense of urgency and you’re results-orientated. You’re comfortable juggling competing priorities and working under pressure. Importantly, you’re also a team player, positive, collaborative and committed. Like us.

 

You’ll love it because… 

…you’ll get to make an impact like never before. You’ll be responsible for your own projects - we can’t wait to hear your ideas. The products you help us get out there will make people’s lives better. Our iconic brands will provide an incredible platform for you. And our dynamic, ownership-driven culture will help bring the very best out of you, every day. 

Duties & Responsibilities

 

  • Responsible for developing, documenting, and executing a logistics and warehousing strategic plan which will drive optimal customer service and inventory levels.
  • Manage and optimize a warehouse that ships globally.
  • Ability to plan and implement projects to improve warehouse and transportation efficiencies.
  • Establish and communicate metrics that are consistent with the logistics and warehousing strategy.
  • Provide forecast projections for space utilization.  Identify and resolve any capacity issues.
  • Ensure that logistics and warehouse functions are performed in a timely, efficient, and cost effective manner consistent with established corporate and customer requirements.
  • Develop, implement and sustain processes to reduce costs and improve customer service.  Develop and communicate metrics to support these efforts.
  • Develop and implement efficient and effective facility processes, policies and procedures.
  • Assure a positive work environment by focusing on morale, associate relations, and administering discipline in a consistent manner.
Skills & Abilities

 

  • 5-7 years’ experience managing logistics/warehousing in a comparable environment.
  • In-depth knowledge of business, logistics and transportation
  • Knowledge of logistics related environmental and safety regulations and practices.
  • Advanced PC computer proficiency:  Distribution Management Software, Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, etc.
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple priorities and generate results in a deadline-driven, fast-paced environment. Strong organizational skills.
  • Written and oral communication skills; presentation and training skills.
  • In-depth interpersonal skills:  demonstrated ability to relate to different cultures, language, and people, resolve problems and conflicts and demonstrate trust and integrity.
  • Demonstrated team and individual leadership skills:  decision-making, analytical, customer service and organization skills.
  • Experience with LTL, FTL, Air, small package and/or Ocean transportation
  • Experience with air-freight and critical delivery situations a plus
Equality

 

In Return RB offer very competitive salaries with excellent benefits and the chance to progress your career within a truly global organization!

RB is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by appropriate law. All hiring decisions are made based on merit, competence and business need.

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