WHAT TO EXPECT
Kimpex, a subsidiary of the Soucy Group, is a designer and distributor of parts and accessories for motorsports. You will be called upon, through your knowledge and leadership, to take charge of operations related to transportation, customs and to optimize our processes.
Please note* Kimpex does not own a fleet of trucks; there is no dispatching to do! We only use third party carriers for our receiving and shipping.
Here's an overview of your tasks :
Analyze inbound, outbound and inter-site transportation costs to minimize costs and meet budgets
Negotiate rates and services with carriers and freight brokers, then track costs
Supervise day-to-day operations, including two transportation agents
Supervise the activities of our brokers for Canadian and American customs clearance activities
Obtain missing information and documents required for the clearance of goods
Follow up on all overseas orders (container tracking) and liaise with affected departments (purchasing, sales, service, distribution)
Continuously improve the customs and transportation processes at Kimpex
DESIRED PERSONAL SKILLS
Technical in Transport Logistics
Minimum of 5 years experience in the field of logistics, transportation and customs or any other experience deemed relevant
Fluency in English (spoken and written)
WHAT WE HAVE TO OFFER
Permanent full time daytime position from Monday to Friday
The best of both worlds : the resources of a large company in a family atmosphere
Work / life balance program with flexible hours
Group insurance including dental care
Employer contribution to the pension plan
Employee and family assistance program
Sick leave and family leave (more generous than the norm)
But above all, a great team in which you can grow!
We look forward to getting to know you and to welcoming you to our big family!