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LOGISTICS SPECIALIST

 

Cavendish Farms is a leading producer of frozen food products for retail and foodservice markets throughout Canada, the United States, and around the world. We have state-of-the-art potato processing plants in Prince Edward Island, Lethbridge, Alberta, and Jamestown, North Dakota, and an appetizer plant in Wheatley, Ontario. Our Head office is in Dieppe, New Brunswick and has sales office locations in Toronto, Montreal, and Boston.

 

Reporting to the Manager, Transportation the Logistics Specialist must thrive in a fast paced, ever changing environment while maintaining a high level of professionalism, accuracy and detail. We are looking for a highly motivated individual with a “can do” attitude. The successful candidate will play a key role in the Supply Chain Department at Cavendish Farms and will be responsible for maximizing truck load weight and or Cube utilization and working with customers, warehouses and carriers to ensure optimization and cost efficiency.

    

Successful Candidate will possess the following qualifications:

  • University degree or College diploma preferred;
  • 3-5 years of relevant experience in Supply Chain & Logistics;
  • Team player with excellent customer service and strong communication skills;
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a fast-paced environment;
  • Demonstrated organizational and time management skills;
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills;
  • Proficient in MS Office Suite of applications;
  • Attention to detail, data integrity, and accuracy;
  • Experience in Mercury Gate or similar TMS Systems would be an asset.
  • Knowledge of JDE/AS400 considered an asset.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Maximizing truck loads by combining customer orders, where possible, into multi drop loads, and coordinating adjustments due to last minute order changes and rush deliveries;
  • Analyze LTL delivery patterns and work with customers adjusting delivery dates for optimization;
  • Assists and/or responsible for various reporting and forms, including, but not limited to:
    • New customer set up
    • Load Factor
    • Late shipment;
  • Code all Loads under regional targets for trend opportunity analyst;
  • Additional duties as assigned

To Apply for this Career Opportunity:

 

Please apply online by July 18th, 2019

 

We appreciate your interest in our company! Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. 

 

To learn more about our products and services, click here.

 

       

 

Cavendish Farms Corporation is committed to the principle of equal opportunity in its employment practices and to providing an environment free from discrimination and harassment for all employees.

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