Toronto ON
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Director of Materials

The Director, Materials Management will be responsible for the end-to-end strategic and operational elements of our global logistics function. Reporting to the VP of Global Supply Chain, this critical role will be responsible for and managing functions; including shipping, receiving, kitting, staging, sequencing and line side materials delivery system as well as the day to day supplier management/demand planning of the Buyer/Planners.This role requires a strong background in Industrial Engineering, supply chain logistics, strategic planning, mode and carrier selection, contract negotiations, supply chain systems, and operational performance. The role will require an ability to collaborate and orchestrate work across Husky departments, including the greater supply chain organization, manufacturing, IT, and others.

• Demonstrated success in larger organizations with best-in-class processes, preferably in the manufacturing space • Experience and enthusiasm in designing, implementing and growing supply chain management systems • Excellent quantitative and analytical skills • Excellent interpersonal skills. Ability to build strong relationships and to collaborate effectively across functions and with third parties • Experience managing complex projects and an global team Leader, Coach, People Manager with strategic outlook and ability to • Ability to translate strategy statement into action plan and KPI’s• Exceptionally observant and analytical with strong problem solving abilities.• Relationship builder at all org levels with Customer Satisfaction acumen• Ability to sell concepts and value propositions to peers/leaders across many functional teams• Organizational influencer• Creative thinker capable of taking initiative and motivating others• Experience in managing a global, cross-cultural team• Confident, skilled communicator• Continuous Improvement advocate• Seasoned procurement expert• Is highly ethical and professional when communicating and negotiating with suppliers.• Excellent negotiator with deep expertise in contracts• Travel as requried

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