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Distribution Center Manager

Grand Prairie, TX 75050

Employment Type: Permanent Hire Industry: Supply Chain & Distribution Job Number: 8657 Pay Rate: 130,000 Years of Experience Required: 11

Distribution Center Manager

Career Transitions Holdings is currently conducting a search for a Distribution Center Manager for global manufacturing provider of consumer driven products, with a distribution center located in Grand Prairie, TX. 

This role will have full operational and P&L responsibility for a 300,000 sq. ft. distribution center with several direct and up to 80 indirect reports. 

SUMMARY:

The Distribution Center Manager will manage the daily operations of the distribution center, including receiving, picking, packing, shipping, returns and transfers. This position is responsible for ensuring and improving safety, quality, productivity, and cost of the operation.  Accuracy in day-to-day operations and leading a team of professionals are imperative to the successful operation of the facility. 

SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Manages the distribution activities, process management, and inventory control practices at all assigned facilities
  • Develops and monitors warehouse, delivery, and administrative operational metrics and budget; establishes business plan and achieves budget goals
  • Supervises the cost, quality, quantity, and efficiency of storage and movement of goods
  • Interfaces with Sales, Purchasing, Customer Service, etc. regarding customer service and inventory related matters; drives operational efficiencies through utilization of available performance metrics and productivity tools
  • Mentors and leads the Distribution staff in the development of their logistics skills and knowledge

 

POSITION REQUIREMENTS:
 

Undergraduate degree in Business Administration or Logistics or similar field with at least 10 years of managing large distribution centers and warehousing operations with full P&L responsibility. Must have a successful track history of hiring, training and developing professionals.  Candidate should also have:


• D365 or similar ERP experience/knowledge preferred.
• 5S, LEAN methodology, Six Sigma experience.
• Must have excellent written and oral presentation.
• Preparation of budgets and knows how to read financial statements and lead through the P&L.
 

Send resume to Dan Witters at dwitters@careertransllc.com

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