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Logistics Manager

Posting Start Date: Sep 29, 2021

Location: Eau Claire, WI, US

Company: Cascades

Your challenge!

 

Reporting to the VP Supply Chain, the Logistics Operations Director’s mission is to actively participate in developing, implementing and evaluating operational strategies, processes, policies and systems related to daily planning and operational excellence in the execution of shipments across the network, distribution and transportation carriers. You define and action priorities through rigorous management and monitoring of performance indicators and costs associated with logistics and transport.

Individual responsibilities

 

Accountable

  • Effectively manage the execution of transportation, distribution and transportation supply.
  • Perform front-line management of transportation execution.
  • Ensure compliance with performance indicators.

 

Responsible

  • Track performance indicators.
  • Identify and address carrier performance and transportation planning issues.
  • Provide plants with logistics and transportation support.
  • Analyze transportation costs.
  • Support the operational strategy for logistics/transportation.
  • Support budget development as well as the management and control of logistics and transportation costs.
  • Ensure the application of good practices and the efficiency and quality of logistics/transportation activities.
  • Coordinate and prioritize the logistics⁄transportation activities to be carried out with their team.
  • Apply the principles of excellence in accordance with the business vision focused on business partners.

Experiences and strengths

 

  • 3 to 5 years of experience in a similar role.
  • Bachelor’s degree in supply chain, operations management or the equivalent would be an asset.
  • Understanding of logistics industry and associated rules and regulations
  • Leadership and a collaborative spirit
  • Deep understanding of carrier operations that encompasses all modes of transportation
  • Critical thinker, problem-solver and decision-maker.
  • Process-oriented in tandem with creativity, innovation, flexibility.

Benefits of working at Cascades

 

  • Excellent company-paid benefits
  • Working with a dedicated and passionate team of leaders
  • Strong Company Culture
  • Profit sharing and 401K Options
  • Working for a company with a strong focus on sustainability and greener initiatives
  • Huge Career Advancement Opportunities
  • PPE Allowance

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Cascades believes in the success of an inclusive organization that values diversity within its team. It will fairly consider all those qualified for this position. The use of the masculine in our communication refers to both women and men.

About Cascades

Being part of Cascades means revealing the full potential of matter, people and ideas. We are a source of possibilities. Since 1964, we have been offering sustainable, innovative and value-creating solutions in terms of packaging, hygiene and recovery.
Join 12,000 women and men working in a network of more that 90 business units located in North America and Europe.

 


Nearest Major Market: Eau Claire

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