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Director Of Inbound Freight

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Director of Inbound Freight
Are you a skilled negotiator who can confidently manage cross-border distribution for a large national corporation? Do you have a strategic approach to the design and management of logistics processes and carrier networks? As Director of Inbound Freight, you will lead and manage the logistics activities of this growing Winnipeg-based company. You will be responsible for planning and improving distribution networks, assessing logistics performance, and identifying areas for improvement. If you are a certified logistics professional with carrier management experience and proven success maximizing logistics revenue, this is your next career opportunity.

What you will do:
* Develop processes to improve carrier management (i.e. selection, qualification, performance evaluation)
* Collaborate with merchandizing team to optimize freight rates and logistics revenue
* Assess processes of the distribution network; develop and implement continuous improvements
* Evaluate overall logistics processes
* Recommend improvements to inbound transportation processes
* Work with customs brokers to ensure timely and cost-effective cross-border distribution

Must haves:
* 7 to 10 years of logistics experience
* CCLP or PLOG certification (or nearing completion)
* Post-secondary education in logistics, supply chain management, or a related field
* Experience managing logistics for a large distribution centre
* Proven experience with logistics revenue and carrier management
* Solid knowledge of MRP systems
* Experience with customs brokers an asset

Apply now!
If you are interested in the position of Director of Inbound Freight or have a referral, please contact Anand Sahay at or 204.926.3512, quoting job number 8038.

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December 25, 2014 (Long time ago)

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