Warehouse Operations Manager
Orlando, Florida | Direct Hire
Small Distributor on West side of Orlando has an immediate opening to join their growing team.
The Warehouse Operations Manager is a key member of the leadership team responsible for overseeing all aspects of warehouse operations as it pertains to inventory integrity, order fulfillment and the movement of goods in and out.
Establishes and leads operational procedures for activities such as verification of incoming and outgoing shipments, handling and disposition of materials, and keeping warehouse/distribution center inventory current
Confers with other management to ensure coordination of warehouse activities with activities of other functional areas.
Partners with the vendors to maintain an elevated level of overall satisfaction through communication. Build and maintain vendor relationships. Rate Negotiation experience required.
Ensures safe operation of the warehouse including meeting company standards for sanitation, maintenance, safety, and security
Ensures operational excellence in all warehouse areas and warehouse management systems (Accellos)
Leads an efficient and successful operations while successfully mitigating any barriers to success
Implement and maintain proper layout of warehouse and product placement
Monitors and ensures facility key performance indicators (KPI) are met in a timely and cost effective manner to ensure the profitability and productivity of the distribution center
Ensures adequate staffing, training, coaching and development for employees
Provides hands on management of the warehouse; planning, assigning, and directing work; and appraising performance to create a strong company culture
Ensures compliance with all regulatory certifications as applicable
Effectively manages the budget and P&L of the operation
Addresses complaints and resolves problems
Other duties as required and assigned
Requirements: Education and Experience:
Bachelor’s degree from a 4 year college or university
Minimum 3 to 5 years of related experience and/or training; or an equivalent combination of education and training
Proven track record for leading/managing a team
Experience with warehouse management systems preferred
Experience with labor management systems and productivity initiatives preferred
Lean certifications preferred
Experience with Microsoft Dynamics a plus
Must be PC literate and proficient with Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint