Sr Mgr Logistics - Distribution Engineering
Home Depot - Atlanta, GA

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Position Purpose
Reduce costs and improve service to stores by taking control of and managing specific assigned areas of Logistics management

Major Tasks, Responsibilities and Key Accountabilities

  • Provide support and direction for area's efforts.
  • Manage all aspects of assigned area's of operations and programs.
  • Participate in strategic planning and facilitate action on these plans for the assigned area. Provide technical logistics expertise on assigned area as well as store/retail expertise as needed..
  • Plan resources in order to complete competing priorities within the provided timeframe. Prepare project design and timelines.
  • Select, develop, and motivate assigned staff. May have limited authoirty to negotiate transportation costs for in-bound and/or outbound freight.

    Nature and Scope
  • Typically reports to Supply Chain Management.
  • May have Direct and indirect reports
  • Typically requires highly developed interpersonal skills for dealing with sensitive or controversial situations.
  • Typically faces situations that have a variety of interpretations and require careful evaluation.
  • Typically considers new approaches within general policies and short-term goals when solving problems.
  • Typically, once given general assignments, determines priorities and defines what should be done and how to do it.

    Environmental Job Requirements
    Under regular pressure to meet deadlines, quotas and/or must frequently deal with difficult issues related to people or situations.

    ESSENTIAL SKILLS

    Minimum Qualifications
  • Must be eighteen years of age
  • Must pass the Drug Test
  • Must pass the Background Check
  • Must pass pre-employment tests if applicable

    Education Required

    The knowledge, skills and abilities typically acquired through the completion of a high school diplomas and/or GED.

    Years of Relevant Work Experience - 6

    Certificates/Licenses

    Physical Job Requirements
    Most of the time is spent sitting in a comfortable position and there is frequent opportunity to move about. On rare occasions there may be a need to move or lift light articles.

    Additional Qualifications
  • 6 + years of Distribution operational experience in a Sr leadership capacity. Must be on-call 24x7 during RDC implementation periods
  • Travel will be 90-100%

    Preferred Qualifications
  • Nine to twelve years of experience is preferred.
  • Experience in the Logistics field preferred
  • Management experience preferred

    Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Competencies
  • Experience in the Logistics field
  • Management experience

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