This is an exciting new role with a leading logistics and distribution company based in the West End of Toronto. They are a household name in the field of transportation, and as part of their dynamic expansion plans they are looking to bring on board a talented and experienced Transportation Supervisor to lead their team of qualified drivers to deliver maximum customer service across their operations.
Keys to this role will include:
- Improve the efficiency and cost-effectiveness of the transportation operation by refining current systems, developing improved systems, reducing distribution costs and providing guidance and direction supporting the day to day operation.
- Assist in maintaining and building excellent team morale by implementing sound management practices, developing team skills and abilities, as well as training and mentoring Sales Service Representatives.
- Ensure that clear awareness of customers’ needs is maintained through constant and open communication with drivers, sales teams and customers.
The ideal candidate will be a passionate team player with the ability to promote a positive team environment. You should also have well developed communication skills (both verbal and written) - previous experience in a manager/supervisor role in a transportation environment is also required, and experience in the food industry is strongly preferred.
The successful candidate will be offered an attractive salary + bonus package and the chance to grow their career with a leading logistics company.