Analyst, Logistics Warehousing Operations

Resolute Forest Products - Montréal, QC (29 days ago)

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We at Resolute are a diverse group of individuals who possess a wide variety of skills. Here, we believe that giving you the ability to maximize your potential without constraint is key to our shared success.

Our Montreal location in Quebec, Canada is currently seeking talent to fill the position of Analyst, Logistics Warehousing Operations. This job is permanent, full-time.

Your challenges:
Your will be responsible to identify and implement more efficient and cost effective ways of delivery while upholding service level agreements. You will operate as a team member, sharing information and objectives with a group of Supply Chain professionals who are striving for excellence.

More specifically, you will focus on the following areas:
Establish strategic distribution plan for assigned warehouses;
Establish strategic trucking and intermodal plans for assigned warehouses;
Negotiate trucking and intermodal carrier contracts to support strategic distribution from warehouses;
Drive freight cost analysis to identify opportunities on mode / distribution shifts and recommend improvements;
Develop forecasting process for all warehouses;
Communicate and implement processes through the warehouse network, ie: handling, receiving and damage control processes
Work with internal partners (Planning, Logistics Operations, Procurement, and Sales) to determine optimal mode distribution and provide the required support to the mills/warehouses for implementation and execution;
Monitor Optimal Mode execution and identify opportunities for freight reductions;
Provide operational support to warehouses, Customer Service and Sales as required;
Support the warehouses to address transit issues;
Monthly review of warehouse performance, establish KPI’s;
Develop strategies for dealing with contingencies, emergencies and special situations;
Proactively improve the network in collaboration with the divisions and sales in order to optimise it, reduce costs and create synergies;
Manage warehouse inventory levels to ensure first in first out and removing of old stock.

Your team:
Reporting to the Manager, Logistics Network Design, you will be part of a results oriented team where exceeding expectation is encouraged.

Your profile:
Bachelor’s degree in Logistics, Operations, Production Management or Supply Chain;
3 years of relevant experience in Supply Chain or Logistics.

Your skills & assets:
Excellent communication skills (oral and written) in both official languages;
Thorough knowledge of MS Office (Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, etc.);
Ability to work under pressure and as part of a team, to communicate with all levels of the organization and to quickly adapt to change;
Excellent skills in problems solving;
Ability to multitask and to meet tight deadlines;
Willingness to make clients and their needs a priority;
Solid planning and organizational skills;
Knowledge of SAP would be an asset.

Only selected candidates will be contacted. Resolute Forest Products is an equal opportunity employer.

Jobs where you grow
We are a global leader in the forest products industry offering a dynamic and safe work environment with opportunities and challenges that will help develop your skills.

With a diverse range of pulp, paper, tissue and wood products sold in over 70 countries, Resolute owns or operates some 40 facilities, as well as power generation assets, in Canada and the United States.

We are a company writing a new story for itself in a rapidly changing industry. We have made important inroads to ensure long-term profitability and to be an environmental supplier of choice. In order to remain a leader in our field, we are looking for individuals who are driven and eager to learn. Come take part of our history and be part of the change!