THE DUFRESNE GROUP - POSITION DETAIL

Delivery Planning Coordinator

Location: Winnipeg
Job Type: All
Salary Range: Depending on qualifications
Description:

 We are one of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies!

Dufresne Furniture and Appliances has created a strong reputation for great product assortments and providing home furnishing solutions to the Canadian consumer built on a foundation of service excellence. For 25 years Dufresne has continued to stand on our promise of “A Better Experience”.

With 11 stores in Ontario and Manitoba and plans for growth and expansion, Dufresne continues to place a high value on respect and integrity with our customers, our employees and our suppliers. Passionately focused on our customers, hard working and results oriented, we are proud to be one of “Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies” for over 10 years making us a an elite member of the Platinum club.

We are currently seeking a Delivery Planning Coordinator for our Winnipeg Service Centre located at 230 Panet Road, MB.

JOB SUMMARY

Analyze delivery data to create efficient and effective utilization of delivery resources for all locations.

KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES/RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Must develop excellent working relationships with all regions served (internal customers)
  • Monitor and adjust delivery capacity calendar to maintain route code commitments
  • Complete Capacity Utilization Trending
  • Analyze open orders by delivery date to determine capacity needs
  • Liaise with Store Administration teams to request or address sales order corrections
  • Follow Standard Operating Procedures for routing utilizing Paragon and Storis software
  • Contact stores/Delivery booking team to maximize delivery capacity
  • Manage cancellations and add-ons as required
  • Route store transfers, maximizing truck capacity
  • Liaise with Transportation to increase/decrease capacity based on truck availability
  • Resolve problematic delivery orders and special requests

QUALIFICATIONS

  • High school diploma, some post secondary education preferred
  • 1-2 years logistical experience
  • Good computer skills with working knowledge of Microsoft Office products and ability to learn in-house computer programs
  • Experience utilizing routing software and / or Storis is considered an asset
  • Well organized with ability to prioritize and multi-task
  • Ability to meet tight deadlines
  • Excellent verbal, written, and electronic communication skills
  • Demonstrates the company’s Core competencies

OTHER INFORMATION

  • Knowledge of Western Canada’s Geographic locations a benefit
  • Scheduled hours subject to change based on the continuous development of the department (i.e. evenings and weekends)
  • Occasional overtime may be required with little or no notice in order to meet deadlines

Dufresne is committed to investing in our employees through world class training programs and a great work environment that solidify our position as an employer of choice. What do we offer?

  • Market competitive wages;
  • Comprehensive benefits plan, educational assistance program and excellent employee discounts;
  • Career growth and continuous development;
  • Respectful and family-oriented working environment with strong company values.

The Dufresne “Better Experience” is for everyone. Our customers, our employees – what about you?

Apply Now! 

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