Manager, Supply Chain

The Institution: Douglas College

Founded in 1970, Douglas College is the largest degree-granting college in British Columbia, Canada, educating close to 25,000 students per year. The College has two major campuses in Metro Vancouver (New Westminster and Coquitlam) as well as several smaller training centres in Surrey, Burnaby, Langley Township, and Maple Ridge. With both main campuses directly on SkyTrain lines, Douglas is one of the most accessible post-secondary institutions in Metro Vancouver, drawing students from across the region.


To learn more, please visit Douglas College’s website.


The Opportunity: Manager, Supply Chain

Reporting to the Director, Facilities & Ancillary Services, the Manager, Supply Chain (“Manager”) is responsible for strategic Supply Chain, providing leadership to the College to ensure that all supply chain-related systems and decisions are informed by best practices and maximize both quality and value. The Manager will ensure client centric services and application of leading management practices


The ideal candidate will possess the following qualifications and experience:

  • A Bachelor's degree in Business, Economics, Law or related field;
  • Eight plus years of recent, related, and relevant experience at a senior management level in a public sector, unionized, multi-disciplinary organization
  • At least three years in a supervisory role (an equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered); and
  • Professional certification in the supply management field (e.g. SCMA or ISM certifications such as SCMP, CPSM or CPSD).


The complete opportunity profile can be viewed: Here


Contact: Robin Noftall or Tony Kirschner

Leaders International Executive Search

#880 – 609 Granville Street

Vancouver, BC V7Y 1G5

Phone: (604) 688-8422