Our client, an emerging global leader in the supply of lime and limestone products has an immediate opportunity for a Logistics Manager. Become a member of a dynamic team with opportunities for those who exhibit a desire to continually improve skill sets and gain experience.The Logistics Manager will direct and manage the company's logistics network in North America with a focus on the movement of finished products to customers and terminals. This role will also directly support initiatives directed at market growth and raw material supply.
RESPONSIBILITIES:• Provide strategic leadership and processes that result in enhanced profitability for the company and a stronger competitive market position.• Manage, enhance and apply a freight P&L and hold the organization accountable.• Ensure product deliveries are performed in a timely manner and comply to client needs.• Negotiate carrier rates and contract terms to provide maximum value. • Introduce and maintain monitoring tools for the effective management of the freight network.• Assess and recommend ideal shipping methods, routing and carriers to meet necessary parameters, specifications and costs.• Develop and monitor KPI’s for the effective measurement of logistics performance.QUALIFICATIONS:• Undergraduate university degree in Business Administration or related field; an MBA is preferred.• Minimum of ten years’ progressive experience in field logistics with a forward-thinking company.• Self-directed, able to work effectively independently and as part of a team.• Willing to travel greater than 30% of the time.
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Cement & Lime