Global Inventory Manager
Global Inventory Manager
North Sydney, Nova Scotia
Reference # MG-13262
Marine Atlantic’s mission is to provide a safe, environmentally responsible, and quality ferry service between the Island of Newfoundland and the Province of Nova Scotia in a reliable, courteous and cost-effective manner. The Corporation provides ferry services on two routes. The first is a year-round, 96 nautical mile daily ferry service between Port aux Basques, Newfoundland and Labrador and North Sydney, Nova Scotia. The second, offered from mid-June until late September, is a 280 nautical mile tri-weekly ferry service between Argentia, Newfoundland and Labrador and North Sydney, Nova Scotia. Marine Atlantic is a Federal Crown Corporation that reports to Parliament through the Minister of Transport. On their behalf, we are seeking a Global Inventory Manager to join the team in North Sydney, Nova Scotia or Port aux Basques, Newfoundland.
As the Global Inventory Manager, you will be responsible for providing the essential liaison, coordination, communication and reporting functions necessary to ensure the complex and diverse nature of inventory management for Marine Atlantic, with multiple vessels, maintenance shops and warehouses. Top of mind will be identification of opportunities for logistics operational improvements and a change management functions to realize those improvements. Responsibilities will also include for the development of Governing and Managing policies for Inventory and for Transfer of Knowledge, Training and Change Management across the organization.
As the ideal candidate, you have at least 5 years of demonstrated leadership experience in a Supply Chain or Inventory related role. You take pride in Continuous Improvement and can provide examples of where you have managed change. You are a keen problem solver with exceptional communication and time management skills and have the ability to handle multiple priorities. Knowledge of Enterprise Resource Management systems, preferably SAP, would be considered an asset. As a team player, you identify opportunities to mentor others and enjoy building relationships with a variety of stakeholders.
By joining as the Global Inventory Manager, you will be part of a hard-working team with commitment to top-quality, reliable and courteous service for customers. Marine Atlantic has recently made some exciting changes such as new vessels and new amenities. In exchange for the knowledge and experience you bring; you will be rewarded with a comprehensive compensation and benefits package.
Marine Atlantic invites applications from all qualified candidates and hires on the basis of merit. We are committed to the principles of equitable employment for all and strongly encourage applications from Women, Indigenous People, Persons with Disabilities, Visible Minorities and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity and expression. If you are a member of one of these groups, we invite you to self-identify on your application, cover letter or resume.
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For more information contact Austin McLennan, Senior Consultant at 902-424-1103
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