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What you’ll be doing...
You will operate as a strategic partner with logistics, supply chain management, sales, and 3PLs in establishing and adhering to operating metrics.
Partner with a Third-Party Logistics Provider (3PL) responsible for operational activities in a distribution center of over 200K SF.
Provide guidance to ensure efficient distribution operations and adherence to policies, procedures, and process.
Partner with a 3PL responsible for warehouse operations from Inbound / Inventory / Outbound / and Returns.
Perform daily process audits to monitor and validate all KPI’s within the operation.
Optimize warehouse operations for different processes to increase productivity, reduce cost, and maximize efficiency.
Ensure the protection and accuracy of inventory by adhering to all inventory control processes and procedures.
Promote a culture of safety awareness and compliance of all Environmental Health and Safety policies and procedures.
Assist 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 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 are a hands-on person and enjoy being on the floor 100% of the time. You’re always on the lookout for ways to maximize productivity, while ensuring customers’ expectations are exceeded. 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 know how to successfully lead teams and gain buy in from business partners. You prefer a fast-paced environment with new challenges each day. You’ll need to have:
Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience
Three or more years of relevant work experience
Willingness to work a flexible schedule, including nights and weekends as necessary
Willingness to travel up to 25%
Experience using Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, and Visio.
Even better if you have one or more of the following:
Bachelor’s degree in Business, Supply Chain, Engineering, or related discipline.
Project and Supplier Management experience.
PMP certification / Lean Six Sigma.
Experience in large scale operations and distribution.
Strong history of driving culture and employee engagement.
Experience working with a 3rd Party Logistics Provider.
Experience with a Warehouse Management System.
Experience in materials management, i.e., transportation, purchasing, inventory management.
Experience to Six Sigma or other process improvement methodologies.
Experience in SAP.
Strong organization and attention to detail.
Equal Employment Opportunity
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