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MaxSys is currently seeking a Director of Logistics for a well established company here in Saint John. This company is requiring the following skills and qualifications. .
·        Education Required:
·        Bachelor’s Degree, an MBA would be an asset
·        Designation in transportation (P. Log, CITT) would be an asset
·        Years of Experience Required:10+ years of experience in a senior role in a non-asset based logistics firm
·        Proven track record of maintaining and developing business in US/Canadian markets
·        Knowledge of customs regulations and policies, freight forwarding, international and domestic transportation
·        Ability to communicate and interact effectively with multi-functional and diverse backgrounds
·        Exceptional written and oral communication skills including the ability to persuade, influence, negotiate, and make formal presentations in meetings and training environments
·        General management skills around developing strategy, leading people, growing revenue, building business plans, commercial process, and operational excellence
·        Ability to develop short and long-range project planning and effectively
Key Responsibilities:
·        Provides expertise on the 3PL business model and growth strategy
·        Identifying attractive lanes and industry segments to target
·        Develop strategies for building brand awareness and attracting customers
·        Provides 3PL operating know-how including:
·        Using technology to strengthen customer relationships
·        Developing unique solutions which add value to existing and potential customers
·        Enhancing operational efficiency
·        Developing carrier networks to provide world class reliability for shippers
·        Develop and train subordinates to maximize their contributions to the group’s efforts
·        Strategically plan and manage logistics, transportation and customer services
·        Liaise and negotiate with suppliers, manufacturers, retailers and consumers
·        Plan for future growth of the company’s services through staying aware of competitors and changing market needs
·        Meet cost, productivity, accuracy and timeliness targets
·        Maintain metrics and analyze data to assess performance and implement improvements
·        Comply with laws, regulations and ISO requirements
     MaxSys Atlantic
107 Charlotte Street
Saint John, NB
E2L 2J2
(Phone) 506-642-2276
(Fax) 866-246-2264
Please note that while we would like to thank all those who apply only those who meet the above criteria will be contacted for an interview.

Position Type Full Time
Application Deadline June 30, 2017
Experience Required 5+ years
Job Duration Permanent
Education Required Bachelors