General Manager - Distribution Center

Reference Number: 4170-BES
Location: Newburgh, NY

Qualifications:

 The qualified candidate will:

  • Preferably have a bachelor’s degree.
  • Have worked in an automated distribution center for 5-10 years at a minimum.
  • Have been in a GM, Director, or Site Leader role in a DC for at least 3 years.
  • Have documented success within their current position.
  • Show mastery of their current position with regard to metrics, systems, and processes.
  • Have experience in a distribution center where the conveyor is measured in miles not feet.
  • Have documented leadership skills and have stories of subordinates who have been promoted into higher roles.

 

Responsibilities:

The main responsibility of this position is to develop and motivate a team of 40 exempt employees and roughly 800 associates to meet their goals in a high-volume automated distribution center. In order to meet these goals, one must be able to manage people in a way that will bring out their maximum productivity. Successfully hired applicants will be responsible for full building:

  • Production
  • Safety
  • Process Improvement
  • Accuracy
  • And all other departmental production functions.

 

 

Company Profile:

My client is a Fortune 400 organization who regularly has a net income of around 1B dollars. This company is a name brand dominant player in their specific industry and they have won many wonderful awards for the way they treat their employees over the past decade. They are a people-oriented company with the means in mind…not just the end.

If this sounds like a company, opportunity, or environment in which you would like to fit, please send your resume to:

Brett Schurman
Director of Supply Chain Recruitment
brett@mriweb.com