It is responsible for ensuring compliance with warehouse operations, transport, inventories, and customer service in its area of influence.
· Set distribution goals and plan and manage distribution operations to achieve the set goals.
· Identify resources, perform workload assignments, and assist when required.
· Conduct training for team members as needed.
· Monitor team performances and provide feedback for improvements.
· Oversee daily routes and improve route plans to ensure timely deliveries.
· Follow and enforce company policies and procedures.
· Address customer queries and ensures customer satisfaction.
· Develop distribution budgets and manage expenses within the budgets.
· Work with warehouse and transportation staff to ensure timely and accurate deliveries.
· Perform cost negotiations with vendors and provide appropriate solutions for bulk distributions.
· Ensure that company transport vehicles are maintained in good working conditions.
· Develop cost reduction initiatives while maintaining productivity and quality.
· Plan and schedule deliveries to meet customer needs.
· Assist in inventory management activities, including receiving, storing, rotating, and handling supplies in the distribution center.
· Assist in daily route planning is needed
· Bilingual) English and Spanish
· 3-5 years experience in the distribution center, logistics, and transportation management
· Thorough knowledge and hands-on experience of working in a large, complex transport and distribution function – ideally within a temperature-controlled distribution
· A passion for encouraging teamwork, with an innovative approach to leadership – being creative and implementing new ways to improve performance and get the best out of your people
· A focus on promoting a culture where all employees are engaged
· Excellent customer relationship building skills
· Strong commercial awareness
· An analytical mindset with a good understanding of reporting and recording performance statistics.
· Relevant transport and inventory management systems knowledge
If you are interested you can send us your resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org