- Bachelor's degree
- Master's degree
- Analysis skills
- Warehouse management system
- Microsoft Excel
- Communication skills
Responsible for planning and implementation of logistics projects for all stages of a cross-company value chain with a specific focus on the Distribution Center and its processes with responsibility of budgeting and project planning.
Designing systems aligned with logistics requirements, including material and information flows, operating resources, structures, and investments
Responsible for preparing, scheduling, coordinating, and monitoring various engineering projects.
Works closely with department heads, IT and other related parties to ensure projects are executed in a timely manner based on company projects and needs.
Makes recommendations to VP and Directors and routinely interacts with personnel in all areas of the distribution center to ensure operational efficiency.
Evaluate, schedule, plan, forecast, and lead application logistics methods to include JIT/JIS, Kanban, Supermarket, Milk run for distribution methods.
Plan process improvement for the areas of Warehouse Logistics, Inventory Management, Transportation Logistics, Supply Chain Logistics, and Logistics IT Solutions
Must have strong communications skills and will act as a coordinating figure, dealing with stakeholders across multiple areas of projects while evaluating the needs, expectation to ensure successful project delivery
Ensure distribution center operations complies with government or other regulatory laws and guidelines associated but not limited to OSHA, EPA, FCC, and DOT.
Regular physical attendance is essential for the performance of the job.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Relevant experience in a Warehouse logistics and distribution
Strong leadership, interpersonal, communication and management skills with the ability to work under firm deadlines and within a rapidly changing environment
Strong verbal and written communication skills with an ability to adapt communications to different audiences
Ability to balance delivery speed with high quality outcomes
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
Ability to leverage and effectively operate in a matrix environment
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
Bachelor's degree or Master’s in Industrial Engineering or other Engineering discipline from a four-year College or University required; 3 to 5 years of experience in the field of logistics training; and experience in the area of Retail or Automotive industry preferred.
Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Powerpoint, etc.) with strong emphasis in Excel. Experience preferred in JDA, WMS/Manhattan, and Mercury Gate.