Senior Manager - Network optimization

Senior Transportation Manager | Montreal, QC | Logistics | Up to $130 000 + Bonus

Your new company
Hays is proud to partner with a major Canadian retailer who is looking to recruit for the role of Logistics Coordinator. Continuing its expansion and opening new stores across the country, they are always looking for talented, adaptable, energetic and passionate individuals who enjoy working in a fast-paced environment.

Your new role
Ar Senior Manager, Logistics, you will lead a team responsible for the reporting, analytics and continuous improvement of the Transportation department. The Senior Manager’s responsibilities also include direct accountability for developing Transportation’s annual operating budget, cost tracking, and leading the team through a monthly reconciliation process. His or her team manages the department’s project pipeline, provides project management services and acts as subject matter experts for continuous improvement and corporate growth initiatives.
  • Analyze operational processes, identify opportunities for improvement and optimization, confirm feasibility, and assess potential gains;
  • Drive forward ideas and initiatives to better control and reduce costs;
  • Participate in Dollarama operational reviews, as well as performance reviews of various 3rd party partners;
  • Prepare RFPs, analyze proposals, and make recommendations;
  • Develop, organize, and improve SOP’s;
  • Prepare presentations for business meetings;
  • Maintain / improve KPI reports, Transportation scorecards, and Carrier scorecards to drive performance;
  • Manage the Transportation project pipeline.
  • Provide coaching, supervision, and assistance to project leaders;
  • Ensure that operating systems contain the most up-to-date and accurate information at all times (e.g. rate updates in SAP);
  • Complete / ensure that various reports are completed as required;
  • Cover special assignments based on needs (e.g. supporting the day-to-day operations);
  • Act as a subject matter expert for Inbound and Outbound operations, by providing necessary technical support (e.g. SAP core enterprise system, Fiori YMS, Microsoft Excel);
  • Manage the budget process: creation, approval, tracking costs, reconciliation (actual vs budget) and validation of invoices; and
  • Provide leadership for EDI setups and maintenance

What you'll need to succeed
To succeed in this role, you will have 10 years’ experience in a similar role, including experience in leadership roles related to reporting/analytics, consultative, and project management; Strong planning and organisational skills; Must have strong problem-solving skills and the ability to lead a team autonomously and Excellent communication and interpersonal skills;

What you'll get in return
There is a competitive compensation package associated with this position plus benefits and many other employee incentives. Opportunities for career progression within one of the most predominant and stable Canadian companies that values its employees.

What you need to do now
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Job Type
Retail & Consumer Goods

Talk to a consultant

Talk to Steven Lopresti, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Montreal (EN)
Suite 850, 1555 Peel St

Telephone: 5147640977