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Horizon Recruitment Inc.

Senior Manager, Materials Management and Logistics

Kamloops, BC
Full Time
4 days ago

Horizon Recruitment Inc. has an immediate need for a Senior Manager to lead Supply Chain, Materials Management and Logistics for a large Mining operation based in BC. The role will manage the development and implementation of robust supply chain policies and processes to support daily mining operations and numerous capital projects.

The successful candidate will have proven leadership experience within Mining operations and will have a broad range of supply chain experience across logistics, inventory management, purchasing, and overall operations.

This position based in Smithers, BC will provide a senior Mining expert the opportunity to build a supply chain operation from the ground up supporting multiple mining operations with strategic direction, warehousing and logistics operations.

A highly competitive compensation package and relocation support to Smithers, BC will be provided to the successful candidate.

Job Description:

  • Direct rapidly changing supply chain operations with diverse business requirements
  • Analyze supply chain business processes and identify areas for improvement
  • Support development of logistics, inventory management, warehousing, purchasing processes and associated KPI's
  • Create business recommendations and presentations to support project team and to drive change within the business 
  • Develop supply chain strategies and evaluate performance against strategic, operating and budget plans
  • Manage a team of site Supply Chain & Logistics managers


  • 10+ years experience within the mining sector
  • 15+ years of supply chain experience across purchasing, logistics, inventory management, etc.
  • Business, Engineering, or operations-related degree
  • Previous experience managing supply chain operations within extreme weather climates
  • Proven experience leading large teams of highly skilled staff.
  • Strong analytical and problem solving/lateral thinking skills
  • Excellent organization, time management and prioritization skills 
  • Ability to work under pressure and to meet numerous deadlines
  • Ability to travel to site and distribution centers within BC

**Only candidates who are eligible to work in Canada will be considered.** 

Horizon Recruitment Inc. is a specialized recruitment and search firm with two complimentary practice areas: Finance & Supply Chain. 

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