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Distribution Manager

Newmarket, ON
Retail Distribution

Today we’re bringing you another great Distribution and Logistics role! This company, distributing to a number of top retailers, has a storied tradition in their product category, with a reputation for technical innovation and product performance. Today, they’re looking for a Distribution Manager, and have tapped Argentus to help them with this search. 

Working out of the company’s Distribution Centre in the Newmarket, ON area, this Distribution Manager will lead the company’s distribution team in all aspects of the operation, including goods receiving, replenishment, pick and pack, shipping, inventory management, and returns. In this role, the successful candidate will use hands-on business acumen, coaching and leadership to drive efficiency in a number of key performance metrics including cost, production efficiency, inventory accuracy, order accuracy and on-time shipping. You will work to foster a culture of safety and performance, using process improvement initiatives and projects to improve the processes, equipment, systems and facility for the distribution operation. In addition, this role will manage the facility’s hiring and training for new staff, as well as the labour planning, developing and executing staffing plans on a monthly basis to ensure that the organization is well-staffed and within budget. You will develop and lead the overall safety program, facilitating monthly inspections and safety meetings, and recommending process improvements that will mitigate injury risk. In addition, you will manage the inventory control process, using cycle counting and metrics to ensure overall inventory accuracy, and source transportation assets as necessary to ensure a smooth flow of materials. 

Overall, this is a great Distribution Manager role for a hands-on, motivated leader who’s looking to take the next step in their career. Considerable experience at the management level in a Distribution environment is a must for this role, as is experience leading and coaching teams to success and meeting KPIs. Our client is looking for individuals who are skilled with both ERP and WMS systems, and a strong customer service mindset. If you’re looking for your next great Distribution leadership opportunity, reach out to Argentus today! Call 416 364 9919 or send an email with your current resume outlining the above areas of expertise to

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