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Director of Distribution Operations

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Memphis, TN
$160,000 - $170,000
Job Type
Direct Hire
Dec 07, 2018
Job ID
Director of Operations

Salary $160,000 - $170,000 + Bonus + Benefits & Paid Relocation to the Southern USA
This newly available opportunity for a Director of Operations will report to the Senior Vice-President for North America.  This senior level Directors position will drive performance of fulfillment operations.  This is the largest site in the world for this client.  This person will be responsible for managing and motivating the operations team and other personnel in order to synergize their efforts to hit the operational goals.
As the Director of Materials Management, your responsibilities will include:
  • Directs the management of a fast-paced, high SKU based fulfillment operation (sortation, Pick Modules, Inventory Controls, Shipping, Production Planning) focusing on people, service and Profit
  • Responsible for managing facility budget and related business forecasts
  • Ensuring success of continuous improvements initiatives
  • Managing operations Projects
  • Daily interface with customers and corporate resources
  • Manages/monitors efforts of the fulfillment team to achieve synergies and ensure achievement of fulfillment operational P&L
  • Exercise overall responsibility for operations and personnel for multi-faceted, multi-shift operations
  • Contributes to the formulation of business strategies
  • Ensures the cost of operations is kept within the established annual budget, responsible for total fulfillment operational P&L
  • Builds and maintains harmonious relationships with key customers, peers and corporate teams
  • Drives the development and implementation of analytical tools focused on operational data to develop relevant, sustainable business strategies
To be considered for this position:
  1. Bachelors’ degree required
  2. Minimum of 8 years of experience in a senior management role in a fast-paced, high SKU base fulfillment or manufacturing operations
  3. Strong Continuous Improvement foundational leadership
  4. Must be a Change Agent with an entrepreneurial or innovative spirit and managerial courage
  5. P&L Management experience
  6. Experience with Managing Operational Projects
Salary Range $160,000 - $170,000 PLUS Bonus + Great Benefits & Paid Relocation to the heart of the South, close to the Mississippi River and several lakes where you’ll want your boat near as there are several places you’ll love spending time with access to some of the best fishing around!  Lower cost of living, temperate weather, gracious southern charm, antiquing, & great neighborhoods.  You’ll have access to the bright lights of the big city and all its fine amenities such as museums, festivals, sports, & higher educationIf you hunt turkey, rabbit, duck, or deer, then this will be a great area to live.  Easy drive to the Gulf beach or mountains. 
This is your opportunity to work with an amazing company that is experiencing rapid growth and offers the opportunity to work with a strong group of professionals, who are enjoying a fast paced and challenging work environment.  This position will put you in place for a senior level to C-level position down the road.  Send your resume today to further your career journey.
TO APPLY: Email resumes to teri@austinallen.com OR teriATaustinallenDOTcom in MS Word or PDF (please remove the capital letters and replace with proper symbols)**Resumes sent with a link to an online resume or a video resume will not be considered.  ** All Interview, relocation, & fee expenses paid by companies.  Excellent compensation packages, benefits, perks, and generous relocation packages.
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