General Manager - Distribution Center

Reference Number: 3830-BES
Location: Columbus, OH

What does the General Manager do?

The General Manager’s responsibilities will encompass this DC’s productivity, HR, maintenance, transportation, operations, engineering, community relations, and P/L for a multi-million dollar budget. My client operates a 500K Sq Ft facility running multiple shifts in a store support environment. The facility will strictly be store support, and will support lower store square footages, and therefore a higher amount of stores. Total staff for the facility is in excess of 300.


What kind of background do I need for this role?

The qualified candidate will possess:

  • A Bachelor’s Degree.
  • 3+ years of General Management experience in an automated big box distribution center.
  • Documented experience building strong teams in a diverse, non-union environment.
  • Proven ability to lead through change management.
  • Previous experience retrofitting or upgrading WMS, WCS, or LMS software and MHE.
  • Experience with either Red Prairie/JDA or High Jump Warehouse Management Systems


Tell me about this company!

My client is a force in their respective field. They are the # 1 retailer in their niche and are continuing to grow through acquisition and organically as well. They have a recession-proof model and are still in the midst of growth. They operate a network of DC’s that spans the Northeast, Mid-Atlantic, Southeast, Midwest, Great Plains, and are expanding westward. If you would like to get on board with one of the Fortune 500’s premier retailers, please send your resume to:

Brett Schurman
Senior Consultant
Manta Resources Inc.