Operations Manager - Distribution Center

Reference Number: 4104-BES
Location: Memphis, TN


The hired applicant will be responsible for but not limited to:

  • Managing day-to-day production for fulfillment orders in a non-union, 500K+ Sq Ft facility that employs 300+ associates over 2 shifts. The OM will specifically have around 4-5 supervisors and around 100 associates in their assigned function(In/Stocking/Processing/Outbound).
  • Creating a self-motivated, self-empowered work environment where people enjoy coming in every day.
  • Taking direction from the General Manager and running in the intended direction without being micro-managed.
  • Managing workforce needs, quality, production, safety, and other KPI’s for the distribution center.
  • Assist the transition from a purely store support DC to a full-scale omni-channel fulfillment and distribution center.



The qualified candidate will have:

  • A successful track record in running multiple shifts in a high volume automated distribution center.
  • Previous experience leading either MHE, WMS, LMS, or e-commerce or DTC implementations.
  • Previous experience leading groups of multiple salaried managers, many supervisors, and 100’s of associates.
  • A bachelor’s degree(Preferred)
  • Have a minimum of 3 years of experience in distribution center operations management.
  • Proven experience in improving employee engagement surveys.
  • Proven experience in continuous and process improvement.


Company Description:

My client is a growing retailer that operates over 1000 stores throughout the United States. They are the largest company in their respective market and enjoying great success as part of a private equity firm. This company is offering an above average compensation package, relocation, and a great benefits plan.

If you are interested in joining and growing with a growing retailer, please feel free to send your resume to:

Brett Schurman
Director of Supply Chain Recruitment