Our client is a progressive growth-oriented National Third Party Dedicated Logistics provider.
The Director of Operations directs and oversees the operational functions of a Distribution facility while maintaining effective and efficient service to customers with a focus on quality, productivity, safety, loss prevention and employee relations.
Responsible for evaluating current and proposed systems and procedures, and determining and implementing changes as necessary.
Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.
A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected.
Develops and maintains operations business plans, productivity and standards to include all customer/company requirements, labor hours, equipment, facility costs, and human resource decisions to enable organization to reach goals and focus on continuous improvement
Ensures operational procedures are followed for activities such as verification of incoming and outgoing shipments, handling disposition of materials, and keeping warehouse inventory current
Reviews operating reports, identifies and directs the resolution of operational and maintenance problems to ensure minimum costs and prevent operational delays
Responsible for financial analysis and aggressive management of operational expenses; manages the facility P&L
Work closely with port management to ensure smooth facilitation of drayage services
Ultimately accountable for outcome of key performance indicators (KPIs)
Distribution focus: oversight of shipping/receiving, picking/packing, inventory and VAS activities.
Experienced in rapid carton throughput import deconsolidation/domestic consolidation