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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.

We wish to thank all candidates for their applications in advance and advise that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Recruitment-related accommodations for disabilities are available to applicants who are selected for an interview. Please notify the interviewer in advance of any accommodations you require.

Thank you for your interest in Scholastic Canada.

Current Opportunities

Afternoon Warehouse Operations Manager (Markham, ON) | Senior Manager Operations (Markham, ON) |

Afternoon Warehouse Operations Manager

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An opening exists in the Operations Division for the position of an Warehouse Operations Manager, Afternoon reporting to the Director of Distribution.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Oversee the day-to-day warehouse operations and administrative functions for the afternoon shift.
  • Contribute to a positive work environment by encouraging collaboration and building strong employee relationships.
  • Responsible for the hiring, development, and retention of staff to include the highest quality individuals to support continuous improvement, succession planning and future growth of the business.
  • Determine work force requirements and monitor production capacity to ensure customer requirements are met.
  • Act as the change management agent for afternoon shift, providing training and support to employees for all process and system changes.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • College diploma in a related area, or equivalent.
  • Minimum of 4 years of progressive experience motivating and developing people.
  • Knowledge of computer software programs including Microsoft Office and AS400
  • Demonstrated managerial, analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Well-developed organizational, planning and communication abilities.

Interested applicants are to forward a copy of your resume including salary expectations by May 12, 2017 to:

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


Senior Manager Operations

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An opening exists at the Markham Book Fair Head Office for the position of Senior Manager Operations reporting to the Vice President, Book Fairs.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Responsible for implementing operational goals and review of processes for continued growth of the Book Fair business.
  • Responsible for overview of  budgeting process and review of financial statements , the ongoing analysis of expenses and setting operational metrics
  • Provide support to the Book Fair Distribution Managers in establishing short and long term operational objectives through analytics, including logistics / fleet management and inventory control.
  • Collaboration is required with Book Fair Product Managers with regards to sales analysis; excess strategies and purchasing controls/ branch inventory levels and requirements.
  • Provide training and support, as well as communicate ongoing operational business strategies to Distribution teams and Book Fairs Sales teams.
  • Mandatory seasonal travel to  Book Fair locations across Canada to support business initiatives and training
  • Participate in all meetings with regards to business enhancement, policy and processes, and branch operational related requirements/changes.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • The ideal candidate will have a university degree or college diploma.
  • Minimum  5-7 years of related experience in operations with focus on remote management of   locations across Canada
  • Demonstrates excellent Leaderships skills, communication, interpersonal, analytical and organizational skills.
  • Creative and assertive approach to dealing with people
  • Mandatory /Flexibility with regards to travel
  • Working knowledge of AS400
  • Microsoft Programs –Intermediate Level or above
  • Working Knowledge of Saleforce CRM an asset
  • Submit and maintain a current Vulnerable Sector Check

Interested applicants are to forward a copy of their resume with their salary expectations by April 28, 2017 to:

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