Horizon Recruitment Inc. is conducting a search for a Director of Supply Chain for an established and well-known Canadian Food Manufacturer and Distributor operating across North America and Internationally. Responsibilities:Command responsibility for various aspects of the supply chain operation, scheduling and forecasting, customer service, outside storage and transportationEmbrace company culture, and proliferate their valuesConduct an initial audit and overview highlighting where operations can be streamlined, made leaner or efficiency improvedTransform and package strategic direction to team levelExemplify a fun, dynamic and creative atmosphere with winning financial performance and resultsTrack and analyze consumption rates and inventory levels; identify and recommend products and services to reduce cost, add value and/or increase overall efficiencyWork across all business units to mitigate issues and drive the internal supply chain team brand.Establish long-term and strategic objectivesSupport supply chain processes for all international operations across the globeCompetencies:Smart, goal orientated, and driven by integrity, a style which blends technical ability with leadership10 years+ as a Strategic Supply Chain Leader7 years+ experience within food or beverage manufacturing and distribution Experience of perishables or frozen produce a distinct advantageIdeally your experience will be gained in a global contextDirect line management experience across supply chain departmentsProven experience implementing aspects of lean methodology, continuous improvement and operational excellencyTertiary education in business administration, finance, or related field preferredRelevant Supply Chain accreditation (i.e. CPM, CPP, SPSM, CIPS)Proven capability communicate effectively with all key employees and peer stakeholdersAbility to work on complex issues involving a high degree of independent judgementHappy to lead from the from front, produce documentation and guide doctrine simultaneouslyAbility to self-manage and think independently whilst retaining the culpability to seek supportA creative thinker that can produce new ideas and concepts with an ability to be entrepreneurial and take initiative **Only candidates legally eligible to live and work in Canada will be considered** To view similar postings visit “Your Career” at www.horizonrecruit.com. Horizon Recruitment Inc. is a specialized recruitment and search firm with two complimentary practice areas: Finance & Supply Chain. LIFT THE SKY. OPPORTUNITY IS ON THE HORIZON.