Supply Chain Director
Design and deploy an efficient End to End Supply Chain Strategy to support RC Canada (a division of Mars Global Petcare) market growth, high level of quality of products and services at lean costs with an engaged team.
Ensure through expert advice, audits and follow-up on PDCA projects, alignment and deployment of the logistic strategy for all regions in Canada.
Improve Service Quality; deploy Lean Supply Chain (costs, DC inventories, overheads) ; provide support and expertise to existing DC’s.
What are we looking for?
Senior Supply Chain roles with previous experience in each area of the function (logistics, inventory planning, data & systems, customer care and purchasing)
In depth understanding of manufacturing conversion processes and direct manufacturing experience an asset
Strong knowledge of all functional areas of supply chain
Ability to build strong external and internal customer relationships
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Excellent analytical skills and business acumen
Ability to develop, influence and execute broad business strategies and objectives.
Logistic / Transportation
Distribution Centre Expertise
S&OP process Leadership
What would be your key responsibilities?
Advise local teams on all logistic aspects (Transport, Warehousing, Deliveries); Total Inventory; Total Service
Support Outbound Transport to DC’s/Distributors
Support Pillar Heads with managing a network of Independent Distributors
Measure progress: define agreed distribution standards, set up distribution KPI, analyse and report with corrective action plans
Support the General Manager and Pillar Heads with distribution solutions
Manages a line of logistic costs
Manage DC Managers with logistic expertise
S&OP process owner
Adhere to applicable Quality and Food Safety Policies and Quality Management System requirements to ensure compliance to MARS standards.
Demonstrate a quality culture in actions, words and spirit
CPFR Customer Care (Collaborative Planning Forecasting replenishment, OMW, Supply Replenishment Planning)
Other duties as assigned
What can you expect from Mars?
Chance to work on world-renowned brands such as Royal Canin & Eukanuba
Opportunity to make the world a better place for Pets.
Opportunity to work with one of the largest privately held organizations (Mars Inc.)
An industry competitive compensation plan
The opportunity to learn and develop, taking charge of your own career across Mars
A criminal records check will be required for this position.
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