Logistics / Distribution Manager (filled)

My client is a well-established and very profitable plastics manufacturer with a great reputation that is experiencing significant growth.  It’s because of this growth that they have retained me to help them find a Logistics / Distribution Manager.

As a Logistics / Distribution Manager, you will have responsibility of acting like a Project Manager making sure this division’s products get delivered to selected local warehouses, then assembled and delivered to individual households.   You will work directly with Sales and manufacturing from the time an RFP comes in to making sure the final product gets to its final destination.  You will act as a liaison between the company and its customer in making sure their products get delivered on time.  This position often deals with municipalities and requires travel to different cities around the US and Canada to make sure everything is being assembled and delivered correctly.  About 25% travel is required in this role.

Required is someone who understands manufacturing operations, logistics and who is detail oriented.

Being offered is a very competitive base salary with bonus, medical/dental benefits, 401k match, paid vacation and paid holidays.  This position could be home based or be located in one of several plants in the US.

Dan Regovich – AJ Augur Group, LLC – 440-357-7600

Division Vice President – Kansas City, MO (filled)

My client is a very successful and well-established manufacturer of rigid plastic packaging.  They have retained me to help them fill the position of Vice President.  The VP will have full P&L responsibility over a very profitable division which has 3 locations in North America.

The qualified candidate must have a technical background in injection molding as well as business development and multi-plant operations experience.  Experience with Retail end users is preferred.

The VP will run the entire business for this division and report into the CEO.  Responsibilities will include overseeing R&D, Engineering, Sales and Operations.  The new VP will continue the company’s plan to grow the company organically and by acquisition.

Being offered is a salary commensurate with experience and a very lucrative bonus structure that can pay well above 100% of the base salary.  Full medical benefits, paid vacation, paid holidays, 401k match and a full relocation package are being offered.  The position is located in Kansas City, MO.

Plant Manager – SE Ohio (filled)

Our client is a very profitable and well-established North American manufacturer of plastics products that is experiencing significant growth organically and by acquisition. They have retained us to help them find a Plant Manager for their plant in SE Ohio.

We are looking for someone with management experience within some type of plastics manufacturing. The Plant Manager reports to the VP Operations at corporate headquarters and will have full P&L responsibility with several direct reports. This person must be able to manage a lot of change going on right now and be able to implement different processes. The Plant Manager will have a big impact on the profitability of the plant.

Being offered is a full relocation package to SE Ohio which has a reasonable cost of living and is within a short drive to several major cities. Also offered is salary commensurate with experience and bonus, medical benefits, paid vacation and paid holidays.

If you are interested in being a part of a company that is aggressively growing and enjoy the challenge of expanding and all the change that comes along with it, send your resume to dregovich at ajaugur.com or call 440-357-7600.

AJ Augur Group LLC – Plastics Search & Recruitment Experts – is an executive search firm that specializes in the plastics industry on a national basis that is run by Dan Regovich, a veteran of the industry since 1997. Within plastics, we have worked in injection molding, blow molding, blown film, thermoforming, extrusion and compounding to name a few. Markets have been in packaging, medical/pharma, industrial, consumer products, automotive. www.ajaugur.com