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If you are interested in applying for an available position or would like to have your resume kept on file for a more suitable opportunity, please forward your resume, attention Human Resources to:

E-mail: resumes@scholastic.ca
Fax: 905-887-3639

Should you wish to mail your resume or fill out an application in person, we are located at:

Scholastic Canada Ltd.
Human Resources Division
175 Hillmount Road
Markham, Ontario
L6C 1Z7

Resumes are kept on file for a period of three months.

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Thank you for your interest in Scholastic Canada.

Current Opportunities

Warehouse Distribution Manager (Saskatoon, SK) |

Warehouse Distribution Manager

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An opening exists at the Saskatoon Book Fair Branch for the position of Distribution Manager, reporting to the Vice President, Book Fairs.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • You will draw upon your strong leadership and business experience to ensure the operational and marketing aspects of the Saskatoon Branch are efficiently executed
  • Monitor business flow to ensure all aspects of fulfillment are handled on time, correctly and cost effectively.
  • Recruit, train and provide guidance to staff including office support and fulfillment staff and ensure that all staff understand and adhere to the policies and procedures of Book Fairs
  • Manage a dynamic team of warehouse, and administrative staff, you will maximize business opportunities and support the ongoing improvement of inventory management systems and implementation of operational practices.
  • You will utilize your strategic and analytical abilities to execute divisional directives to attain business goals.
  • Continue to utilize and support Salesforce and inventory management systems.
  • Participate in weekly Sales calls with sales reps and sales managers to review ongoing business plans and provide operational overview.
  • Contribute to development of strong relationships with Sales team to maximize service levels and support all fair business
  • A strong knowledge in logistics, warehouse management, annual budget preparation, and sales management is required.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • The ideal candidate is a university/college graduate in a business related discipline with at least three to five years of operational management experience.
  • A demonstrated ability to work as a team player with experience in managing staff is required. 
  • Distribution/warehouse, sales/marketing and inventory management experience combined with good working knowledge of Microsoft Office is essential.
  • Knowledge of Salesforce (or similar CRM system) an asset.
  • Submit and maintain a current Vulnerable Sector Check.
  • CSA approved green-label safety shoes are required.

Interested applicants are to forward a copy of their resume including salary expectations by June 2, 2017 to:

Human Resources Division
E-mail: resumes@scholastic.ca, Fax: 905-887-3639