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Posted: Monday, May 8, 2017 12:10 PM

Job Description:/h3:
Director, Logistics and Fulfillment/Los Angeles, CA:
Experienced Operations leader to support business growth for the package forwarding business division by driving operational efficiencies and leading best practices in warehouse and fulfillment operations. Partners with Marketing, UX Design, Planning and Analytics, Transportation, and Customer Service to lead, support, and influence business initiatives requiring enhanced and high touch warehousing and shipping process execution. This position based in LA fulfillment warehouse/office in Hawthorne, CA (near LAX) and will require 50 travel to Oregon and Nevada fulfillment warehouses. Direct reports: Three warehouse managers and two CA logistics managers. Ability to drive change and continuous improvement initiatives. Total 120 people. Strong international experience preferred.
Candidate must have previous operations experience and have run a fulfillment warehouse. This is all operations: creating efficiencies, run teams, reduce costs, etc. Must be very savvy in operations.
Responsibilities: Responsible for multi:location warehouse operations and fulfillment centers. Responsible for creating new security solutions at all warehouses. Influence organizational change, manage fulfillment and inventory accuracy improvement programs to support business growth. Implement best practice warehouse management design to optimize space, via racking design and other alternatives, to maximize labor productivity. Improve warehouse service level performance. Leads and develops warehouse and shipping management in best practices using collaborative style leadership and coaching. Build and develop strong warehouse leadership teams and serve as a mentor to develop warehouse managers and supervisors to become effective leaders. Develop a winning formula for employee retention while maintaining an important balance of tenure with newly infused talent into the organization. Develop a hiring program and oversee all aspects of local warehouse employee hiring as well as peak season hiring plan. Implement cross function Initiatives by partnering with Marketing, Planning and Analytics, Carrier Transportation, and Customer Service. Lead projects and assess fulfillment technology such as third party logistics solutions to improve upon warehouse practices while improving service and reducing cost to serve. Design a warehouse operating model to optimize the customer experience while reducing the number of touch points warehouse associates have with the customers packages. Evaluate, recommend, and support implementation of improved IT tools in warehousing and shipping to drive operational effectiveness. Develops efficient warehouse and distribution operations systems for a rapid growth model.
Requirements: Bachelors Degree in Logistics (or Similar) Management or equivalent experience. Ten plus years of experience with Warehousing, Logistics, Fulfillment, and fulfillment Systems. Must be willing to be hands:on and in the midst of the action. Able to speak to ones Successful Project Team Leadership and Strategic Initiatives. Must have very strong and effective influencing skills and capable of gaining consensus. Should be able to effectively and efficiently navigate across the organization. Analytical skills and possess strong problem solving abilities. Must be willing to travel 50. Must be able to work in a fast:paced, high:energy environment. Ability to delegate responsibility and authority to maximize use of employees skills. Strong interpersonal skills. Positive customer service focus. Strong base plus bonus potential. CA candidates only.

Company Description:/h3:
Growing, national player in all facets of Commercial Construction Management. They have a reputation for winning competitive bids and compensating their people well above their competition.


• Location: hawthorne, Los Angeles

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