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Title: Director of Operations
Location: Lachine
Industry: Import/Export
Status: Permanent
SME in growth, specializing in import/import, located in Lachine, is looking for a director of operations. Reporting to the president, and serving as a member of the management team, the director of operations will be ensuring organizational effectiveness by providing leadership for the organization’s operations functions.

Director of operations will be responsible for overseeing general operations and all warehouse handling and inventory processes.
What you will be doing as a director of operations:

- Manage workflow between sales and warehouse activities
- Manage the purchasing team and the warehouse staff: recruitment, orientation, coaching and motivation
- Oversee the receiving, warehousing, equipment utilisation, distribution and maintenance operations
- Negotiate with transport companies and oversee shipping activities
- Organise and improve warehouse layout, product flow and product handling systems
- Maintain safe and healthy work environment by keeping and enforcing health and safety standards and procedures
- Define and achieve service quality targets and cost optimization
- Develop, enforce and evaluate company policies and procedures
- Manage warehouse and operations budgets
- Produce reports and statistics (in/out status, dead stock and efficiency reports, KPIs, etc.)

What we are looking for in our next Director of Operations?
- Excellent problem solving skills
- Interest in optimizing procedures
- Leadership and team spirit
- Meticulous and detail oriented
- Capable of working under pressure and deadline oriented
- Strategic and analytical thinking
What you have as a Director of Operations:
- Significant experience with ERP systems
- Minimum 5 years of experience in managing a warehouse team
- Understanding of operations management
- Bilingual
- Knowledge of Health & Safety regulations in a warehouse environment

What’s in it for you?
- Competitive Salary
- Work closely with the President
- Work in a company where your ideas are valued and where you can implement change

If this position of a Director of Operations interests you, please forward me a copy of your CV to
Randstad Professionals Canada
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