What you’ll be doing...

You are a process person and you like when things run smoothly---but when they don’t, you’ll calmly find a good solution and then re-engineer the process to improve it for next time. You’re always on the lookout for ways to maximize productivity, while ensuring customers’ expectations are exceeded. No balls drop on your watch as you juggle lots of different priorities because you keep track of all the details. You work well with lots of different kinds of people and know how to flex your style to suit the situation. You operate as a strategic partner with logistics, supply chain management, sales, and 3PLs in establishing and adhering to operating metrics. You know how to successfully lead teams and gain buy in from business partners. You prefer a fast-paced environment with new challenges each day.

Responsibilities:

  • Lead a 3PL responsible for operational activities for a distribution center of over 700K SF.
  • Provide leadership to ensure efficient distribution operations and adherence to policies, procedures, and process excellence.
  • Direct a 3PL responsible for warehouse operations from inbound, inventory, pick/pack and outbound.
  • Oversee efficient utilization of space and material.
  • Partner with the 3PL to determine processes for reverse supply chain identifying how to maximize value of returned equipment.
  • Provide direction on cycle counts and audit compliance.
  • Partner with a Third Party Logistics Provider to manage distribution center operations.
  • Optimize pick/pack operations for less than truckload shipments with outbound transportation partner.
  • Ensure the protection and accuracy of inventory by adhering to all inventory control processes and procedures.
  • Ensure accuracy of outbound shipments.
  • Ensure accuracy of inventory within the DC.
  • Promote a culture of safety awareness and compliance of all EHS policies and procedures.
  • Lead supply chain projects to continually improve the business performance, customer experience, and/or reduce expense.
  • Act as a subject matter expert regarding distribution center operations.

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Six or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Experience in operations and distribution management.
  • Project Management experience.
  • Supplier management experience.
  • Experience using Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio.
  • Willingness to work a flexible schedule, including nights and weekends as necessary.
  • Willingness to travel.
  • A valid driver’s license.

Even better if you have:

  • Master’s degree in Business, Supply Chain, Engineering, or in a related discipline.
  • Ten or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Four or more years of experience in a high volume distribution center of 500K SF or larger.
  • Strong history of driving culture and employee engagement.
  • Experience managing a 3rd Party Logistics Provider.
  • Experience with WMS.
  • Experience in materials management, i.e., transportation, purchasing, inventory management.
  • Import/ Export experience in supply chain function.
  • Exposure to Six Sigma or other process improvement methodologies.
  • PMP certification.

    When you join Verizon...

    You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we’re about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.

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