Director of Distribution

  • Company:
    Great Connections Employment Services
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / monthly
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    4 weeks ago
  • Category:
    Customer Service

Job Title :
Director of Distribution
Location :
North York
Start Date :
Type :
Created :
Salary :
$135K plus bonus
Job Description
Our client is one of the world’s leading manufacturers and marketers of quality skin care, makeup, fragrance and hair care products.
Current we are looking for a  Director of Distribution
responsible for planning, directing, and leading the Planning, InventoryControl, Receiving, Order Processing and Returns & Refinishing departments, and strategies of the Canadian Distribution Centre.
Company offers very good benefit program
Salary $125K – $135k
Bonus    20%
Working location: North York, ON
Full-time, Permanent position 
Key Responsibilities:
Strategic Planning and Alignment, work with the Executive Director to support the Distribution elements of the Global Supply Chain Strategy.
Employ business analytical techniques to support Strategic Planning.
Drive Performance Management, including setting clear individual and team business goals;monitors, tracks, evaluates and provides constructive feedback.
Work with the management team that fosters a culture of Safety, Inclusion and Diversity and employee engagement.
Develop and achieve annual Department Operating Budget and recommend Capital expenditures with a focus on cost savings projects.
Develop, measure, and drive the planning and execution of Department Key Performance
Indicators (KPI’s)
Build strong relationships with Key Internal Stakeholders (ie. Brand Customer Service, Affiliate Brand Leadership, GBSC, Global Transportation, Manufacturing/DC Site Leadership, EAS)
Support Corporate Security to identify, assess, and prioritize risks; including application of
resources to minimize, monitor, and control the probability and/or impact of unfortunate events.
Maintain Regulatory compliance; including Health Canada, FDA legislation; CTPAT;
Transportation of Dangerous Goods; Federal, Provincial and Corporate EAS (OHSA; WSIB;
Minimum 7 years of work experience within Distribution, and related Supply Chain environments
Education: University Degree or College Diploma
Licenses/Certifications: Professional Certification preferred (P.Log, CITT, CSCP or SCMP)
Lean Six Sigma Certification preferred
Embody the High Touch Leadership Competencies, and demonstrated ability to lead, coach and develop a team
Excellent interpersonal, communication, and collaboration skills (internal/external)
Working knowledge of SAP; Warehouse Management Systems; Warehouse Control Systems and Loss Prevention and Risk Management practices
Working knowledge of related Regulatory Legislation and compliance requirements
Adept in change management and excellent planning, organizational and time management skills and an ability manage competing priorities
Strong analytical and problem solving skills and demonstrated ability to drive lean/continuous improvement initiatives
Financial expertise in budget preparation and general fiscal responsibility
How to Apply: 
Please send your resume to with subject ‘Director of Distribution’