Logistics Manager
Job Description

Our client a leader in the Bakery sector is looking to add a Logistics/Warehouse Manager to their team. This is a full-time permanent role reporting to the Plant Manager.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the order fulfillment operation ensuring the accuracy of the receiving, warehousing, order picking and cycle counts for the company
  • Responsible for the management of the 3rd party logistic providers including the negotiation of rates globally
  • Developing and monitoring the follow-through of the dock schedule
  • Lead by example to ensure the team performs at their operational best
  • Coach, mentor and train the team
  • Liaise with internal and external customers to ensure needs are met regarding logistics requirements
  • Manager KPI’s while identifying opportunities for continual improvement
  • Develop and maintain strong relationships with suppliers, clients and carriers to ensure an efficient flow of the supply chain process
  • Stay updated on all changes to the transportation field, carrier regulations, tariff changes and government regulations





Job Requirements

Qualifications:

  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in a similar role within the food sector
  • Previous experience with Sage 300 an asset
  • Previous experience in a HACCP environment
  • Raymond Reach and Walkie certification
  • Previous experience with Lean manufacturing or Six sigma
  • Experience working with both domestic and international shipments
  • Customer focused, strong continuous improvement mindset
  • Strong hands on experience
  • Ability to speak Spanish and asset

Company Overview

Rywick Recruitment is part of the Procom group of companies.

Rywick recruitment teams are technical experts. We immerse ourselves within a specific industry focus in order to network more effectively with key professionals and fully understand our clients’ business needs as well as current conditions in the market. We work with our clients to hire professionals that will enhance their business, while also helping our candidates to take the next step forward in their career.