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Production & Supply Operations Manager – Guelph, ON

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Job Title: Production & Supply Operations Manager – Guelph, ON
Location: Guelph, ON, Central Canada, Canada
Company: Syngenta
Industry Sector: Agribusiness
Industry Type: Plant & Soil Sciences, Seed and Biotechnology
Career Type: Accounting/Finance/Asset Management
Job Type: Full Time
Minimum Years Experience Required: N/A
Salary: Competitive
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Production & Supply
Operations Manager Guelph, ON

What You Will Do:
  • Lead an integrated Canadian Production &
    Supply (P&S) team to achieve high levels of customer satisfaction (internal
    & external), contribute to profit, growth, and competitive advantage by
    leveraging Syngenta Canada and North American (NA) resources
  • Lead the Canada Sales & Operational Planning
    (S&OP) Team and process, with representation in the NA S&OP ensuring
    uninterrupted supply of quality products from Syngenta and toll manufacturing
  • Manage all costs and capital in the Supply Chain
    with focus on productivity and cost control
  • Manage a safe, reliable and cost effective
    logistics operation that complies with local regulations and Syngenta/industry
  • Ensure delivery of a production plan for
    regional tollers that is consistent with Syngenta Health, Safety &
    Environment and Quality Assurance standards
  • Coordinate a direct procurement operation that
    capitalizes on Syngenta NA scale, ensuring purchasing value and timely delivery
    of quality materials
  • Manage all aspects of quality for the Canadian
    business and Syngenta products
Who You Are:
  • A leader with excellent planning and organizing
    skills, with strong written and oral communication and negotiating skills
  • A strategic thinker with excellent follow up,
    someone who has the ability to implement plans in order to carry things through
  • Known for your ability to influence others and
    manage/work within a matrixed organization
  • A problem solver with a strong customer focus,
    providing leadership through your interpersonal, relationship building and
    teamwork skills


You Have:
  • Bachelors Degree
  • At least 10 years of experience in a P&S leadership
  • Knowledge of MRP/MPS, Project Management and S&OP
  • Experience with Logistics and/or Customer Service Operations
    in a packaged goods or bulk product organization
  • Solid understanding of Supply Operations,
    Planning and Manufacturing
You Might Also Have:
  • Masters Degree
  • P&S experience in the Agricultural industry
  • Knowledge and/or experience with Seed Operations
  • Direct people management experience
  • Who We Are:Syngenta
    is a leading agriculture company dedicated to feeding the world and improving
    global food security by enabling millions of farmers to make better use of
    available resources. We are committed to rescuing land from degradation,
    enhancing biodiversity and revitalizing rural communities. We have 28,000
    people in over 90 countries working to transform how crops are grown.

    Syngenta in CanadaAt
    Syngenta Canada, we have some of the industrys best people who are passionate
    about agriculture and committed to helping farmers grow the best crop. Weve created a culture of openness and
    collaboration where diverse skills, approaches and ideas are encouraged and
    valued. Its an exciting time to work at
    Syngenta where Our Work Matters. To learn more about Syngenta Canada, visit our
    website at

    is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate in recruitment,
    hiring, training, promotion or any other employment practices for reasons of
    race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation,
    marital or veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status.

    Contact Information: please contact the
    Service Desk

    Canada welcomes applications from all qualified candidates and is able to
    accommodate persons with disabilities.
    For more information about accommodation during any stage of the
    recruitment process or if you would like more information on our accommodation
    policies, please contact

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    Job Post Date: 07/13/19
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