Find Supply Chain & Operations Jobs In Vancouver

The SWIM team is proud to have built out our Supply Chain and Operations recruitment team in the last 5 years and this area has quickly grown to become a significant number of our searches.

We know what businesses are looking for in a supply chain or operations professional, and we prepare all our candidates to make a positive first impression. Below are our open Supply Chain and Operations opportunities- both contract and permanent roles. Please apply to any posting where you feel you might be a great perfect match. If we see the potential for a great fit, we’ll be reaching out shortly.

Logistics Coordinator

Supply Chain & Operations
Permanent
Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada
Posted on February 1, 2023
Seeking a highly detailed Logistics coordinator with excellent customer service and problem-solving skills with experience working in the food export industry with an understanding of international requirements for documentation. Read Full Description

Seeking a highly detailed Logistics coordinator with excellent customer service and problem-solving skills with experience working in the food export industry with an understanding of international requirements for documentation.

Who- the Company:
Exciting opportunity to join an established small boutique, high service-oriented freight forwarding company specializing in international perishables shipping.  They are a people-centric organization known for their collaborative team culture.

What- the Role:  
Booking of ocean container shipments from various origin points to all continents.  Full style documentation for containers of frozen seafood including communication with related government agencies, customers, carriers, and cold storages.  Invoicing clients and monitoring shipments until they arrive at final destination. 

Who – the Candidate:
Previous experience working within the food export industry is highly preferred.  Familiarity with international food export process including logistics and documentation will be key to the success of all candidates.  General knowledge of import procedures in Canada would also be a benefit.

The ability to work well within an open concept office and as part of a small team-based culture is a must.  Customer service skills and the ability to problem solve will be helpful as our client’s focus is on providing the highest level of care for their clients and their sensitive cargo. 

How Much:
Competitive base salary commensurate with level of work experience, bonus, extended health, 4 weeks vacation

Where:
Burnaby, BC

When & How to Apply:
This search is moving very quickly, and interviews start immediately! Swim will be presenting short-listed candidates directly to the hiring team for consideration. If you already have a Recruiter at Swim, please reach out very soon.

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Inventory Clerk

Supply Chain & Operations
Permanent
Burnaby , British Columbia, Canada
Posted on January 25, 2023
Well-rounded operational role with a reputable, well-established BC-based company that has a loyal customer base across Canada and a 40+ year history. Working closely with the Manager of Inventory. Diverse responsibilities. Excellent role for someone who wants to steadily grow their career over the years! Read Full Description

Well-rounded operational role with a reputable, well-established BC-based company that has a loyal customer base across Canada and a 40+ year history. Working closely with the Manager of Inventory. Diverse responsibilities. Excellent role for someone who wants to steadily grow their career over the years!

Who- the Company:
Our Client was established decades ago and is well-diversified in that they sell both B2B (business to business) and B2C (business to consumer), with happy customers across Canada including selling to many large companies that will be familiar to most candidates. The Company manufactures a high-quality consumer product. In the last couple years the organization has undertaken a major rejuvenation of the corporate culture which is ongoing. The Company has a supportive and fast-paced work environment, with a focus on their core values and giving back to the community.

What- the Role:
On behalf of our Client, SWIM is recruiting for a new Inventory Clerk who will work on the overall Operations team and support the Manager of Inventory. This is a newly created position due to increasing work volume and business needs.

Responsibilities in this role are diverse and will include process and track weekly inventory counts, forecasting of inventory needs, managing inventory transfers, inventory reconciliations according to inventory schedules with tight deadlines. To a lesser extend you will be responsible for following-up on purchase orders, reviewing freight & brokerage expenses, liaising internally with the sales team and the service team, etc.

This is a great role for someone who wants to see steady growth over the years with a reputable Canadian organization!  SWIM will provide interested candidates with a thorough job description.

Who- the Candidate:
We’re seeking up & coming professionals who are reliable, self-motivated, detail-oriented, and eager to produce good quality work. Qualified candidates will have at least 1 year of relevant work experience in inventory with some exposure to purchasing. Good computer systems skills are important (the Clerk will use Microsoft Office as well as an ERP for inventory tracking).  Qualified candidates will have great communication skills (verbal and written), a “can do attitude” and a collaborative approach to work.
Please note this company has ongoing Covid safety precautions at the office and a Covid vaccination policy (2 shots).

How Much:
Base salary commensurate with level of education and relevant work experience- please discuss further with SWIM.

Total compensation package includes:

  • health & dental benefits

  • 3 weeks paid time off, plus paid sick days/personal days.

  • professional development support (i.e. pursuit of CPA will be supported).
     

Where:
The Inventory Clerk will be based out of the Company’s corporate headquarters in Burnaby, BC. The office has a gym, showers, and bike lockers. Free employee parking.

When & How to Apply:
Swim Recruiting will be shortlisting candidates on behalf of our Client and presenting profiles to the hiring team for review. Please reach out to your Recruiter at SWIM at your earliest opportunity if you are interested and would like to discuss further. If you do not yet have a Recruitment Consultant at SWIM, please hit “APPLY NOW”. Only candidates who are considered qualified for the role will be contacted. Thank you!  

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