Distribution Center Manager
Location: Edgerton, KS Area Wage: Commensurate+ full benefits package
Direct Hire Opportunity
A local Edgerton manufacturer is growing and seeking to add a key member to their leadership warehouse team to have overall responsibility for the operational & functional planning and strategy of distribution and transportation activities in the distribution center. The right fit candidate will possess full warehouse management experience and be a change agent.
What you get to do:
Develop the distribution plan and establish procedures for maintaining high standards of distribution operations to ensure efficient, timely customer service.
Capital planning/ execution, budgeting, forecasting, and operating expense management for warehouse & transportation.
Partner and collaborate with business leaders and cross-functional stakeholders to understand business priorities and to implement strategic initiatives and tactics. Create a culture of collaboration & open communication.
Manage safety, quality, on-time delivery, efficiency, cash and cost performance, build continuous improvement plans to drive results. Responsible for establishing a culture of safety throughout the operation. Facilitate regular meetings with supervisors and key team leads to review safety & performance goals and results.
Responsible for the overall direction, development and evaluation of the personnel. This includes interviewing, hiring, and training employees, planning, assigning and directing the work load; motivating staff; evaluating performance; enforcing policies and procedures; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems. Empower managers and supervisors to be decision makers.
Work through Director of Distribution & Logistics for alignment on all major projects, expenses, and personnel change recommendations to ensure changes support future strategy.
What we need from you:
5+ years of management experience leading teams in a supply chain field and DC environment
Bachelor’s degree in Supply Chain management related field preferred, but experience will be considered.
Strong leadership, team building, and communication skills required
Experience with Warehouse Management Systems (WMS) and Transportation Management Systems (TMS)
Successful proven experience with cross-functional teams in making sound business decisions that successfully drive business initiatives
If you are interested in learning more, apply today and submit a copy of your professional resume to: Amanda@careerpros.com
Sedona Staffing Services is an equal opportunity employer.