Logistics Specialist

Goodfood Market Corp. - Calgary, AB (30+ days ago)

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Goodfood (www.makegoodfood.ca) is one of the fastest growing companies in Canada. Launched in 2014, the Company went public in 2017 on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX: FOOD), with a market capitalization (valuation) of over $200 million realized in under four years. This growth and success has been driven by our dedicated teammates that want to see Goodfood in every Canadian kitchen, every day. Our team of ~2000 passionate employees is changing the way people eat on a daily basis, delivering recipes (and their ingredients) to more than 230,000 weekly subscribers across Canada, for a total of more than two million meals a month. Over the past four years, Goodfood has grown to a home meal solutions platform, expanding from its bas of "Ready-to-Cook" home meal solutions into the new "Ready-to-Eat", Breakfast, Desserts and Private Label product categories.

With our significant launch in Western Canada, we are looking to recruit top-tier candidates to join our team in Calgary, Alberta.

Our Culture

Goodfood has a strong customer-centric, action-driven and passionate culture. Our core values:

Obsess about members
Hungry for improvement
Do more with less
Eat, breathe, live Goodfood

Our Core Purpose

“To make the impossible come true, from farm to table.”

Position – Areas of Responsibility

Manage all shipments by coordinating with logistic partners to ensure all delivery deadlines are met and escalate challenges appropriately along the way
Analyze quality reports and weekly logistic data to make related process improvement recommendations that improve the overall delivery experience for our member
Continuously collaborate with production, shipping and member happiness teams to ensure delivery success
Develop, implement, improve and maintain efficient systems that ensure that all deliveries are reaching the customer on time and in proper condition
Develop, deploy, and monitor new value-add logistic initiatives

Requirements – The Ideal Candidate

Exceptional academic record from a top-tier college or university with a degree in Economics, Finance, Operations, Mathematics, Engineering, Data Science, Computer Science, Statistics, Accounting, or other relevant area of study

Skills & Capabilities

Detail-oriented – You possess strong organizational skills and consistently demonstrate a methodical approach to all your work
A natural communicator – You can explain information and processes to a variety of audiences written and verbally
Fluent in Excel – You have an ability to develop creative solutions with existing tools and are comfortable learning new technologies
Analytical – quantitatively minded with demonstrated operational or financial modeling, and problem-solving skills

Cultural Fit

Passion for food
Comfortable working a non-standard schedule to best align with critical business operations
Customer obsessed. Willing to do whatever it takes to ensure an excellent Member experience
Grit. Entrepreneurial and resourceful get-it-done attitude
Strong belief in conducting business ethically

Nice to haves

Basic experience with Python, SQL, Power Pivot or Power Query is considered a plus.
Previous negotiation experience
A passion for e-commerce, logistics, and supply chain

Why Goodfood?

E-commerce/ Startup and fun work environment
Ability to directly impact company results
Lots of opportunities for growth

Goodfood (www.makegoodfood.ca) is one of the fastest growing companies in Canada. Launched in 2014, the Company recently went public on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX: FOOD), with a market capitalization (valuation) of over $150 million realized in under three years. This growth and success have been driven by a management team of talented consultants, investment bankers and operationally experienced professionals. Our team of 1000+ passionate employees is changing the way people eat on a daily basis, delivering recipes (and their ingredients) to more than 89,000 customers across Canada.