Employment type: Full-time
City: Toronto
Last visit: 2014-09-09
Author's ads: 1

Posted: 2014-09-09


Hain Celestial Canada, a division of the US-based Hain Celestial Group, is an industry leader providing consumers with superior food and personal care products for a healthier way of life.  We are currently seeking a qualified individual to fill the role of TRANSPORTATION ANALYST  (6 Month Contract

•   Establish and improve inbound logistics processes to deliver supply chain KPI targets (Number of Shipments, On Time Delivery, cost/case, etc

•   Ensuring all inbound deliveries’ on time arrival, through monitoring the daily reports; troubleshoot delivery issues such as late, past due or no show.

•   Liaise with internal Planners to resolve potential issues and coordinate cross-functional performance improvement initiatives.

•   Develop and report carrier scorecards; monitor carrier performance and implement necessary corrective actions to improve services.

•   Monitor compliance with transportation providers to ensure volume and service commitments.

•   Develop, analyze and report Transportation Operations, Cost and Service KPI’s.

•   Track cost saving initiatives.

•   Track unfavourable costs to plan.



•   Bachelor’s degree in Logistics, Supply Chain Finance or equivalent degree.

•   CITT or P. Log certification preferred.

•   3 - 5+ years’ experience in transportation with carrier management.

•   Sound understanding of manufacturing supply chain and distribution processes.

•   Knowledge of Customs and Import Legislation.

•   Knowledge of transportation modes and equipment (i.e. Intermodal, OTR, LTL, etc

•   A good geographical knowledge to ensure loads are delivered properly with an appropriate cost effective carrier, within the timeline expected.

•   Ability to make quick decisions and react to urgent transportation issues.

•   Enjoys a fast-paced environment where priorities change rapidly and tight deadlines exist.

•   Must be able to work with limited supervision and complete tasks on time with high quality.

•   Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work effectively in a collaborative team environment.

•   Thrive in ambiguous situations with proven ability to influence without authority.

•   Excellent communication and interpersonal skills at all levels within the company.

•   Incumbent must have strong organizational and analytical skills with multi-tasking experience.

•   Incumbent must be very adept with various computer software applications.

•   Results-oriented personality; thinks like an owner and strives for excellence.

Career Level: Experienced

Industry: Consumer Products

Job Function: Supply Chain and Logistics