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Logistics Specialist - SAP

Posting Start Date: Jul 3, 2022

Location: Candiac, QC, CA

Company: Cascades

Your challenge!


Reporting to the Group Logistics Operations Manager, the Multi-site Logistics Supervisor's mission is to participate in the implementation of the group's operational strategy by directing the shipping activities of the various sites under his/her supervision and by ensuring the rigorous monitoring of the logistics plan and delivery deadlines.
logistics plan and delivery deadlines.


You will prioritize customer satisfaction by limiting the possibility of delays or delivery errors. To do so, you coordinate the work of several warehouse supervisors or logistics technicians in order to optimize internal and external warehousing capacity by effectively planning the movement of finished products and by developing a cyclical settlement process. Finally, through the implementation of standard operating procedures, you contribute to the operational excellence of the company's logistics process and improve the ability of the business units to respond effectively to customer demand in a timely manner.


Why working at Cascades


  • Work-family balance (50% telecommuting, flexible schedule of 40 hours/week);
  • Group insurance and pension plan with company contributions;
  • Accessible gym space and/or sports activities;
  • Profit sharing plan (not once, but twice a year!);
  • Employee Assistance Program (because we care about the physical and mental health of our Stuntmen and Stuntwomen);
  • Long-term career management plan and training center (to bring out the full potential of our people!);
  • A work environment focused on knowledge sharing and valuing individual and team successes;
  • Contribution to the success of a Quebec-based multinational with strong environmental values.

Individual responsibilities


The Logistics Supervisor's primary responsibilities will be to:


  • Ensure the accuracy of inventory data in the system in real time and at the correct location.
  • Ensure the execution of the logistics plan for the sites for which you are responsible.
  • Ensure the accuracy and thoroughness of the dates entered on delivery.
  • Coordinate and schedule shipping activities to ensure on-time delivery.
  • Effectively manage the shipping and receiving operations of raw materials.
  • Ensure collaboration between production and logistics partners.
  • Ensure warehouse optimization.
  • Implement the external warehouse management strategy, when applicable.
  • Ensure the implementation of a cyclical settlement process according to business rules.
  • Monitor the alignment between production and your inventories in order to report any delays in delivery to customer service and the
  • to the customer service and to the COE Logistic.
  • Ensure the optimization of trailer/transport loading, in collaboration with customers.
  • Ensure that standard operating procedures are understood and followed.
  • Ensure the application of the OHS rules of his sector
  • Follow up with sites regarding customer penalties.

Experiences and strengths


The Logistics Supervisor has several of the following qualifications and skills:


  • A professional degree in logistics or relevant discipline.
  • 5 years experience in a similar role.
  • Experience in warehouse management.
  • Knowledge of various logistics issues.
  • Leadership and the ability to create buy-in for proposed solutions and to rally the team around
  • around the objectives.
  • Ability to communicate effectively.
  • Autonomy, a strong sense of responsibility, and a strong sense of personal and professional ethics.
  • professional ethics.
  • The rigor and agility to handle projects within their scope, budgets and
  • deadlines.
  • The collaborative spirit to work closely with all team members.
  • The ability to proactively address issues and problems by putting forward solutions.
  • Knowledge and use of SAP

Additional information


This position may require the individual to travel between 0-10% of the time within Canada and the United States.


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Cascades believes in the success of an inclusive organization that values diversity within its team. All qualified candidates will be considered for this position in a fair manner. Use of the masculine in our communications refers equally to both women and men.


About Cascades


To be part of Cascades is to reveal the full potential of materials, people and ideas. We are source of possibilities.
Since 1964, we have been providing sustainable, innovative and value-creating solutions in packaging, hygiene and recovery.

Join 12,000 women and men working in a network of more than 90 operating units located in North America and Europe. 

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