General Manager Distribution 9/7/2016

Confidential Company Bismarck, ND

Company
Confidential Company
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
28482101
AJE Ref #
576112653
Location
Bismarck, ND
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

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TITLE: GENERAL MANAGER DISTRIBUTION

LOCATION: ACROSS THE US

SALARY RANGE: COMPETITIVE PACKAGE

ABOUT THE COMPANY:

Our Client provides supply chain solution for companies throughout the world. My client is in the top 1 for global logistics and transportation. They operate over 1,4 locations to meet the fast growing customer needs. This includes reverse logistics, fulfillment and distribution solutions. The heart of this company is its employee's and with over 85, with its focus on how can we make our customer succeed.

JOB SUMMARY:

This General Manager will drive productivity and cost reduction. Achieving and implementing the DC cost budget. Partner with all functional areas such as HR, fleet maintenance, line haul, Safety, and procurement to ensure all initiatives are successful. Work hand and hand with Sales to find and participate in opportunities for growth, and improvements for accounts. Overall responsibility for achieving Service Center P&L goals thru span of control.

RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:

developing talent and coaching to (KPI's), employee engagement, leading situational and competency awareness, hiring, firing, and driving performance improvement where and when needed. Always searching for continuously improving profitability and operations execution. Directing, leading and managing a team of leaders focusing on specific geographical area accountabilities, growth opportunities, and trends to leverage industry benchmarks to provide year over year improvement of KP I measurements.

POSITION REQUIREMENTS:

* Bachelor's degree in Business or logistics, finance, supply chain
* 5 plus years in supply chain, transportation, 3PL with LTL experience preferred
* Excellent leadership and communications skills
* Background knowledge of DOT maintenance
* Manage and read P&L
* Sales, supply chain management processes knowledge
* Knowledge of MS Access or MS Excel for spreadsheet analysis
* Effective vendor management and customer relationship at all levels

POSITION HIGHLIGHTS:

* Company is going through great expansion
* They are gunning for the number 1 spot

Since 1985 the professional recruiters at Retail Search Group have served the needs of retail clients and candidates on a specialized basis. Our dedicated retail team brings expertise in every aspect of the industry, including Field Operations, Buying & Product Development, Merchandise Planning, Wholesale, Visual, Distribution, IT, Construction, Human Resources, Marketing, Finance & Accounting and Loss Prevention.