Regional Warehousing and Distribution Leader in Mississauga, Canada


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At Allegion, we help keep the people you know and love safe and secure where they live, work and visit. With more than 30 brands, 12,000+ employees globally and products sold in 130 countries, we specialize in security around the doorway and beyond.

Regional Distribution Manager / Regional Warehousing and Distribution Leader – Mississauga, Ontario

Regional Warehousing and Distribution Leader

This position will be responsible for leading all operational, warehousing, and supply chain initiatives while driving outstanding customer experience, employee safety and development, and financial performance throughout the region and across multiple sites.

What You Will Do:

  • Drives operational, warehousing, and supply chain synergies and efficiencies across multiple sites within region. Develop and manage operations-related plans, budgets, policies, and procedures consistent with driving value and high levels of performance on safety, delivery, quality, cost, and productivity.

  • Champions opportunities to improve warehouse maturity and continuous improvement by utilizing proven methodologies. Lead and participate in Operational Excellence activities including MDI, Value Stream Mapping, A3 and Rapid Improvement Events.

  • Complies with federal, state/provincial, and local EHS, warehousing, material handling, and logistics requirements by studying existing and new legislation; enforcing adherence to requirements; advising on required actions.

  • Drives a safety culture in which clearly the expectation that all accidents are preventable. Safeguards warehouse operations and contents by establishing and monitoring security procedures and protocols. Supports the creation of health and well-being activities of all employees.

  • Actively participate in strategy formulation and implementation in support, and as a member, of the regional leadership team.

  • Ensures controls are in place for inventory management. Execute actions driving towards physical inventory exemption.

  • Enhance employee engagement through coaching, training, and development of employees. Fosters growth within the organization and implements succession planning.

What You Need to Succeed:

  • Bachelor’s degree in supply chain or similar field, MBA preferred

  • 7-10 years of management experience in plant management, warehousing and/or logistics. Must possess significant experience in business and overall operations management

  • APICS Certification (CPIM, CPM, or CSCP) a plus

  • Ability to travel 25%

  • Effective leader with vision and strong communication skills

  • Ability to win-over and motivate a very tenured team

  • Self-motivation and ability to multi-task

  • Proactive change agent and a willingness to actively engage in what needs to be accomplished while coaching, mentoring, teaching, and training. Hands-on leader with the ability to inspire trust and confidence within a matrix environment.

  • Balances inventory investment and costs against customer service levels to ensure the highest customer satisfaction levels with an efficient use of assets. This must be accomplished through a good understanding of forecasting, planning, and operational strategies combined with a strong project management and analytical skill sets.

  • Ability to use data analysis to help predict problem areas and identify areas of opportunity.

  • High level proficiency in Microsoft Office, analytical software, and multiple ERP platforms

Why Work for Us?

Allegion is a Great Place to Grow your Career if:

  • You’re seeking a rewarding opportunity that allows you to truly help others. With thousands of employees and customers around the world, there’s plenty of room to make an impact. As our values state, “this is your business, run with it”.

  • You’re looking for a company that will invest in your professional development. As we grow, we want you to grow with us.

  • You want a culture that promotes work-life balance. Our employees enjoy generous paid time off, because at Allegion we recognize that you have a full life outside of work!

What You’ll Get from Us:

  • Health, dental and vision insurance coverage, helping you “be safe, be healthy”.

  • A commitment to your future with a 401K plan, offering a company match and no vesting period

  • Tuition Reimbursement

  • Competitive paid time off

  • Community involvement and opportunities to give back so you can “serve others, not yourself”

  • Opportunities to leverage your unique strengths through CliftonStrengths testing and coaching

Apply Today!

Join our team of experts today and help us make tomorrow’s world a safer place!

Not sure if your experience perfectly aligns with the role? Studies have shown that some people are less likely to apply to jobs unless they meet every single qualification and every single preferred qualification of a job posting. At Allegion, we are dedicated to building a diverse, inclusive, and authentic workplace. So, if you’re excited about this role but your past experience doesn’t align perfectly with every item in the job description, we encourage you to apply anyway. You may be just the right candidate for this role.

We Celebrate Who We Are!

Allegion is committed to building and maintaining a diverse and inclusive workplace. Together, we embrace all differences and similarities among colleagues, as well as the differences and similarities within the relationships that we foster with customers, suppliers and the communities where we live and work. Whatever your background, experience, race, color, national origin, religion, age, gender, gender identity, disability status, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law, we will make sure that you have every opportunity to impress us in your application and the opportunity to give your best at work, not because we’re required to, but because it’s the right thing to do. We are also committed to providing accommodations for persons with disabilities. If for any reason you cannot apply through our career site and require an accommodation or assistance, please contact our Talent Acquisition Team .

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