Macon / Perry GA area

Salary Range:$0.00 - $0.00

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Position Responsibilities:
Reporting to the Director of Operations for a leading Third-Party Logistics company offering integrated warehouse, logistics, and fulfillment services. Established in 1987, with over 500 employees, 13 locations, and 2.5 M sq/ft of warehouse space.

The GM of Warehousing and Logistics is responsible for the manufacturing, warehousing operations and efficient support of Supply Chain objectives and KPI's. This position directs world class customer service, supports rapid business growth, drives continuous improvement, and meets regulatory & safety compliance standards.
Will manage the flagship facility totaling approximately 500K sq/ft warehousing and fulfillment operation. Will manage cost/budget. This individual will lead the operations management team for the business to achieve growth targets and budgeted profit targets. Will ensure operations perform to achieve the business goals of the customers, and the safety and welfare of the associates. Responsible for establishing organizational structure and labor management. Will review and analyze activities, costs, operations, and forecasted data. Responsibility for 6 direct reports and 200+ hourly personnel operating withing a three shift 5/24 environment. Will also facilitate the growth of the operation into an expanded and enhanced service provider and expanded client base. Regular client engagement including QBR’s and performance reviews to identify organic growth opportunities. Challenge is to develop and manage a world-class operations team, motivate and lead the staff while optimizing costs, increasing revenues, & improving profitability.

Background Required:
  • Third Party Logistics Operations Management - Warehousing, Logistics, and Fulfillment (10 years)
  • Account Development (Account Management, Customer Relationship Management, Communication)
  • Financial Management (P/L, budget, planning, execution, review, and assessment)
  • VAS: Barcoding, Pick & Pack, RF Scanning, Multipack Displays, Conveyor systems, and Robotics
  • Leadership (develop & manage high performance teams, conflict resolution, interviewing & providing feedback).
  • Coaching and developing others
  • Performance Management
  • Reinforces culture of safety / safe operations
  • Supply Chain technology knowledgeable and Warehouse Management Systems (WMS, LMS, ERP)
  • Continuous improvement (i.e., Lean or Six Sigma, 5S, Green or Black Belt) Knowledge and Skills
  • Scale operational growth to needs of company
  • Create, drive, and exceed key performance indicators (KPIs)
  • Computer literate: Microsoft Office Suite
  • Education: Bachelor’s degree
  • Residence: Macon / Perry GA area (Relocation assistance provided)
Background Preferred (but not required):
  • Consumer packaged goods (i.e., Food and Beverage)
  • Manufacturing Assembly
Other Essential Abilities and Skills:
  • ‘Hands On’ Servant Leader
  • Drives accountability
  • Results oriented
  • Positive ‘Can Do’ Attitude
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Agile and adaptable
  • Strategic and Forward thinking

If you are interested in this opportunity but you’re not ready to apply, please email the Practice Leader provided below with your questions.

Partner: Roz Kennon
CPG, Transportation, Logistics, & Supply Chain

330.664.9400, ext.107

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