Director of Global Logistics

Calgary - Alberta - Canada - Life Sciences & Health Care - Pharmaceutical - Project Management & Services - Academic Bachelor

We are looking for a Global Logistics Director for our client a global animal health company.

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Sinead McLaughlin, Account manager

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About this role


  • Business cases and accountability for aligning savings vs return on investments
  • Define and agree on RACI and processes with internal stakeholders to ensure logistics spend is booked in SAP correctly and in a consistent way
  • Gather data and LSP’s to feed a performance governance program
  • Periodically assemble data from available tools and from LSP’s to report Global Logistics key metrics related to spend and service
  • Serve as a conduit for information through the organization to the needed parties
  • Partner with IT, COE, LCCI, Regional Distribution Leaders, Regional Supply Chain Leaders and Affiliates to provide an optimal visibility & connectivity model with external partners allowing to track and measure main performance KPI’s
  • Ensure best practices implementation for business-to-business collaboration from a Logistics perspective with the V&C, GBS’s, Procurement and IT
  • Manage assigned projects from their current point to successful completion
  • Deep dive data analysis to identify opportunities for improvements and corrective actions
  • Control governance program with Global Logistics Partners
  • Actively participant in assignments to successfully integrate acquisitions to Day 1 and beyond

About you


  • Direct experience with Logistics (flows, modes, constraints, etc) in EMEA and NA
  • Good understanding of Logistics in LATAM, and APAC
  • Demonstrated multi-functional project management skills (Finance, Q, IT, SC, Manuf.)
  • Experience with SAP
  • Experience with manufacturing and supply chain operations
  • Strong understanding of broad business processes in Supply Chain
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively (verbal, written & presentation skills)
  • Experience with manufacturing and supply chain operations
  • Pharmaceutical industry experience and knowledge of GMP and Regulatory requirements
  • Knowledge of GDP (Good Distribution Practices)
  • Knowledge of the applications and other IT tools within the Logistics

What we offer

Why work with Brunel? We are proud to offer exciting career opportunities from over 100 offices globally in 42 countries. Advancing your career takes time and effort – let us match you to your ideal position.

About us

Brunel has a reputation for working with some of the best in the business. That’s what we continually strive for. Over 40 years, we’ve created a global network of interesting clients and talented individuals working together through a vast array of services.


  • Publication: PUB269848
  • Location: Calgary
  • Market: Life Sciences & Health Care
  • Hours per week: 40
  • Branche: Pharmaceutical
  • Education level: Academic Bachelor
  • Area of expertise: Project Management & Services
  • Closing date: Saturday, July 18, 2020
Apply now

Feel free to contact


Sinead McLaughlin

Account manager Brunel Canada - Calgary

+1 403 539 5009

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