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    • August-20-14
    • Full Time
    • Executive
    • More than 10 Years
    • Bachelors (Including Honours)
    • Consumer Products
    • Industrial Products and Machinery
    • Wholesale, Import and Export

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Vice President of Distribution

ULINE

Brampton, ON, CANADA | Greater Toronto Area, ON, CANADA | Mississauga, ON, CANADA | Toronto, ON, CANADA
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Uline

The Shipping Supply Specialists


It's not something we do, it's something we are. An industry leader, Uline is experiencing tremendous growth. In business for over 30 years, we've grown to over 29,000 products and a 628-page catalog.

In 1980, after recognizing a local need for a shipping supply distributor, Liz and Dick Uihlein started Uline from their basement. Their first product was the H-101 carton sizer (still offered today). It sold far beyond their expectations and encouraged the Uihleins to add more and more products.

Uline moved into their new Corporate Headquarters in Pleasant Prairie, Wisconsin, located between Chicago and Milwaukee, in 2010. Today, with over 4,000 employees across North America, Uline has branches near Chicago (IL), Minneapolis (MN), Allentown (PA), Los Angeles (CA), Atlanta (GA), Dallas (TX), Seattle (WA), Toronto (Canada), and Tijuana and Monterrey (Mexico). In the fall of 2014, Uline will be opening its newest branch in Edmonton (Canada).

Our success is a result of our vision. We are dedicated to delivering the highest level of quality and service in the industry. To carry out this vision, we need bright, energetic employees. We offer top pay, great benefits, and an opportunity to grow in a progressive and successful workplace. Uline is dedicated to developing the business and the talents of its employees. Come grow with us!

Vice President of Distribution
Location: Pleasant Prairie, WI USA
Relocation Assistance Available!


Uline seeks a Vice President of Distribution at its Corporate Headquarters in Pleasant Prairie, Wisconsin (south of Milwaukee).


POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES

•Responsible for directing and optimizing our distribution network with 10 North American branch locations.
•Lead and manage distribution team in implementing distribution best practices.
•Formulate and execute major policies, programs and objectives (both strategic and tactical) to ensure company's success.
•Assist in building design, layout and product placement.
•Evaluate distribution projects including productivity, inventory, manpower and workflows.
•Assess and evaluate warehouse management technologies for implementation.
•Direct the overall safety initiatives and engineering functions.


MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS


•Bachelor's degree.
•10+ years distribution, supply chain and logistics experience.
•7+ years distribution management experience a must.
•Proven record of effective distribution management with leading grocery, catalog or retail enterprises that operate in a high-volume environment.
•5+ years experience with multi-site operations.
•Pick and pack experience in a multi-building or multi-site setting preferred.
•Experience implementing and working with warehouse management systems.
•Excellent project management, team building and communication skills.
•Travel to Uline's domestic and international branches as needed.

BENEFITS

•Complete insurance coverage - medical, dental, vision, life.
•401(k) with company match.
•Generous paid time off.
•Tuition reimbursement.
•3 bonus programs.

Please visit www.uline.ca/jobs to learn more about our job openings and benefits package.

HOW TO APPLY

Click here to apply online today.

Uline is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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