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 1.2 million 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 FTL and LTL 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&S 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.
  • Four or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Experience in large scale operations and distribution management.
  • Project Management experience.
  • Supplier management experience.

Even better if you have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Supply Chain, Engineering, or related discipline
  • Four or more years of experience in a high volume distribution center of 500K SF or larger.
  • 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.
  • Proficiency in SAP and Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Willingness to work a flexible schedule.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Strong organization and attention to detail.