Catalyst Recruiting, Inc

Logistics Manager

Catalyst Recruiting Inc. - Ridgecrest, CA

Logistics and Distribution Manager

Ridgecrest, CA


A large chemical process/manufacturing operation processing multiple inorganic chemicals needs a Logistics and Distribution Manager. The company ships products all over the world. This is a senior strategic position!



  • Reports to the Director of Supply Chain and Logistics;
  • Manage logistic and packaging personnel
  • Manage several warehouses and transloading facilities, port/shipping, train and trucking logistic modes.
  • Work customs and import regulations, personnel, and so forth for customers all over the world.
  • Manage the entire logistics portion of supply chain from incoming materials of all sorts to handling and packaging of products and shipping all over the world
  • Re-work, optimize, upgrade, etc, parts of the logistics system to work with company goals most effectively.
  • A lot of work with the company’s integrated ERP system whether working with internal needs, operations or the complex outbound logistics systems.
  • Extensive work with colleagues in procurement, demand planning, quality, internal product/materials handling, etc.
  • Optimize inventory management with demand planning to work toward as close to JIT inventory management as possible
  • Obviously there is more!



  • Degree in an appropriate field
  • 10+ years of experience in supply chain; the majority of which is in logistics and logistics management
  • Management of warehouses and packaging
  • 5+ years in management of teams.
  • Experience in chemicals, heavy manufacturing, parts (i.e. aircraft parts, automotive, etc)
  • Experience in national, international, multi-modal, ship/train/truck, “Planes Trains and Automobiles”, shipping.
  • Must know how to work with ERP systems!
  • Budget management



Salary is commensurate with a senior position, there is relocation paid. It is over $110k


Posted On: Friday, July 8, 2022

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