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Posted March 15th

Director of Operations

Montréal, QC

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Altra Foods.Inc.



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Posted March 15th

Director of Operations

Montréal, QC




Senior Level


85k - 100k


Full Time

About The Position
We are looking for an effective and experienced Director of Operations to manage and direct purchasing, receiving, warehousing and distribution operations overseeing the import and distribution of Kosher Food products across Canada.
The Company:

Founded in Montreal in 2002, Altra Foods Inc is the leading importer and distributor of Kosher food in Canada. 

Job brief:

We are looking for an effective and experienced Director of Operations to manage and direct purchasing, receiving, warehousing and distribution operations. You will oversee the efficient receipt, storage and dispatch of a wide variety of Kosher food products. Ultimately, you should be able to ensure productivity targets are achieved and that all warehouse processes are running smoothly and promptly.

Job Description:

  • Optimizes inbound, outbound and warehousing operations by establishing and monitoring policies and procedures.
  • Optimizes use of staff by assigning and rebalancing employees workloads among warehouse departments (inbound, outbound, replenishment, cycle counting, etc.);
  • Achieves financial objectives by preparing an annual budget; managing expenditures;
  • Maintain standards of health and safety, hygiene and security
  • Ensures inventory accuracy by establishing and monitoring count procedures and results analysis.
  • Produce reports and statistics regularly
  • Liaise with departments, suppliers and transport companies
  • Experienced in managing ERP SAP and WMS Systems.
  • Reports to President.

  • Expertise in warehouse management procedures and best practices
  • Knowledge and experience in organizing and managing Bin Locations in the food industry
  • Proven ability to implement process improvement initiatives
  • Strong knowledge of warehousing Key Performance Indicators (KPIs)
  • Strong experience with warehouse management software and databases
  • Leadership skills and ability to manage staff
  • Strong analytical, decision making and problem solving skills
  • Experience – supply chain management, logistics and Food Distribution .
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Knowledge of Kosher food an important asset
We thank all those for applying but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Job Type: Full-time


  • Warehouse Management: 5 years


  • English (French an asset)
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Montréal, QC
Function Details
  • Reports To President