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.
Must be eighteen years of age
Must pass the Drug Test
Must pass the Background Check
Must pass pre-employment tests if applicable
The knowledge, skills and abilities typically acquired through the completion of a high school diplomas and/or GED.
Years of Relevant Work Experience - 6
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.
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%
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
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