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Logistics, Distribution & Transportation Director

Lethbridge, Canada
Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain

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Job Description

Auto req ID: 164155BR

Job Description

The Logistics, Distribution & Transportation Director contributes to the success of the PepsiCo Foods Canada by leading the West’s logistics and distribution. You will lead a team of Leaders and have responsibility for driving continual cost and productivity improvements within the West, supporting the broader supply chain agenda. Located in Lethbridge, AB, the LD&T Director will oversee the West sites Warehouse, Traffic and In Market Operations functions.

Key Responsibilities Include:

  • Research, analyze, design and implement methods to improve logistical needs, delivering cost-effective and efficient solutions
  • Development and efficient execution of private fleet operations
  • Improve service levels ensuring customer needs are met and exceeded
  • Establish and deliver financial budgets for regional logistics and distribution operations
  • Build strong common carrier relationships to support long-haul shipments across networks
  • Determine alternate supply networks and sourcing solutions to deliver lowest cost of delivery
  • Responsible for running on-time delivery performance for company transport fleet and common carriers
  • Leverage strong networking skills to accelerate transportation efficiency opportunities across total enterprise
  • Ensure compliance with all transportation, safety, and environmental policies and procedures

Qualifications/Requirements

  • 7+ years working within Supply chain/logistics, demand planning, and/or transportation experience
  • Bachelor degree in Supply Chain, Operations, Engineering or Business
  • Deep understanding of transport rules and regulations
  • Strong analytical, communication, and problem solving skills
  • Proven leadership/management experience
  • Demonstrated ability to lead in matrixed environment
  • Ability to communicate and present formally to senior leadership and staff

Relocation Eligible: Eligible for Standard Relocation
Job Type: Regular