4d ago

Job Summary

The responsibility of the Manager, Regional Transportation Ontario is to lead the regional operations transportation day to day operations in balancing its objective of driving cost-

to-serve efficiencies, while meeting regulatory compliance requirements and customer experience expectations. As a member of the Regional Transportation leadership team, he / she will contribute in defining regional delivery network and carrier strategies and best-

in-class processes in the areas of operational performance and regulatory compliance. He / she is required to engage with multiple key internal stakeholders such as Distribution Operations, Customer Service, Regulatory / Quality, Human Resources, Legal and Finance, both as well as external carrier partners.

Job Description

  • Auditing carrier costs and billing with third party freight audit partner.
  • Interprets laws, rules and regulations regarding transportation and ensures compliance to such regulations in the region.
  • Oversees maintenance and accuracy of information on routes, rates and services within TMS.

  • Oversees planning and coordination of day to day Delivery operations within TMS.
  • Manage execution of contracts with third-party carriers. Measure carrier performance by performing regular carrier audits to ensure providers meet McKesson Canada goals and objectives with respect to transportation activity.
  • Engages with multiple key internal stakeholders such as Distribution Operations, Customer Service, Regulatory / Quality, Human Resources, Legal and Finance, at a regional level.
  • Manages regional day to day transportation activities through specialists- individual contributors.
  • Assist with the development of Regional Transportation department strategies, objectives and performance standards / metrics-
  • accountable to implement and deploy in the region.

  • Support regional initiatives to drive financial performance by ensuring financial targets are met and identifies opportunities to drive cost-to-serve efficiencies.
  • Ensures regional and / or national transportation related initiatives are delivered as per plan within the region.
  • Accountable to meet customers delivery expectations.
  • Directly manages a team of individual contributors. Accountable for the engagement level of all employees within span of control, including associates.
  • Fosters a cohesive team unit and manages talent pipeline to enable organizational capabilities.

  • Acts as the escalation point for regional day to day operational decisions that will impact unit operations and may jeopardize overall business activities and or performance.
  • Frequently interacts with direct reports, customers, carrier partners, managers and / or peer group managers. Interacts with senior management on matters specific to scope of responsibility.
  • Communicates organizational and functional strategy and translates it into functional goals for regional team.
  • Job Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business Management (operations, logistics, supply chain) or Engineering (industrial) or related field is required.
  • Certification designation (CITT) is desirable.
  • 5-7 years of progressive responsibilities in the areas of transportation, logistics or distribution, 1-3 years in a management role.
  • Experience in the pharmaceutical distribution industry or related regulated distribution industries and / or large scale national distributor / last mile transportation operations an asset.
  • Leadership demonstrated ability to lead teams in a context of change and quickly establish credibility across the organization.
  • People Management demonstrated ability to mobilize, coach and drive accountability with specialist and individual contributors.
  • Technology & Systems demonstrated ability to operate and leverage technology solutions such as Transportation Management System (TMS).
  • Operational performance Demonstrated ability to manage day to day operations to drive total cost-to-serve and network performance through operational KPI’s.
  • Communication demonstrated ability to proactively communicate operational updates with all levels of the organization and across functions.
  • Contract management demonstrated ability in executing transportation service contracts and manage core and basic supplier relationships with regional partners.
  • Written and oral fluency in English
  • Availability to travel within the region (up to 20%) is required.
  • La responsabilité du ou de la Directeur(trice) régional des transports de l’ouest consiste à diriger les opérations quotidiennes de transport afin d'assurer une continuité de service sans faille, de gagner en efficacité tout en respectant les exigences de conformité réglementaire et les attentes des clients.

    En tant que membre de l'équipe de direction du transport régional, il / elle contribuera à définir les stratégies de réseau de livraison régional et de transporteur ainsi que les meilleurs processus dans les domaines de la performance opérationnelle et de la conformité réglementaire.

    Il / elle sera appelé(e) à interagir constamment avec des parties prenantes externes et internes clés telles que les opérations de distribution, le service client, la réglementation / la qualité, les ressources humaines, les affaires juridiques et financières, ainsi que des partenaires fournisseurs externes.

    Qualifications professionnelles

  • Baccalauréat en administration des affaires (opérations, logistique, chaîne d’approvisionnement), en génie (industriel) ou dans un domaine connexe OU expérience de travail pertinente équivalente.
  • La certification CITT est souhaitable.
  • 5 à 7 ans de responsabilités progressives dans les domaines du transport, de la logistique ou de la distribution, 1 à 3 ans dans un rôle de gestion d'employés.
  • Expérience dans le secteur de la distribution de produits pharmaceutiques ou dans des secteurs de distribution réglementés apparentés et / ou dans des opérations de transporteur national à grande échelle, un atout.
  • Leadership - aptitude démontrée à diriger des équipes dans un contexte de changement et à établir rapidement une crédibilité dans l'ensemble de l'organisation.
  • Gestion des personnes - aptitude démontrée à mobiliser, encadrer et responsabiliser des contributeurs spécialisés et individuels.
  • Technologie et systèmes - aptitude démontrée à exploiter et à exploiter des solutions technologiques telles que le système de gestion du transport (TMS).
  • Performance opérationnelle - Aptitude confirmée à gérer les opérations quotidiennes pour optimiser le coût total de service et la performance du réseau au moyen de KPI opérationnels.
  • Communication - aptitude démontrée à communiquer de manière proactive les mises à jour opérationnelles à tous les niveaux de l'organisation et entre les fonctions.
  • Gestion des contrats - aptitude démontrée à exécuter des contrats de services de transport et à gérer les relations fondamentales des fournisseurs avec des partenaires régionaux.
  • Maîtrise de l'anglais écrit et oral
  • La disponibilité pour voyager dans la région (jusqu'à 20%) est requise.
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