Manage and oversee the distribution of all products in a designated region
Ensure timely delivery of goods within most service oriented and cost effective guidelines possible
Organize and manage facility operation and personnel of a regional warehouse, oversee daily inventory transactions, warehouse layout and picking sequence for products, including new items and ensure databases are regularly updated.
Assist in performing warehousing duties during course of day, including order pulling, forklift use and records processing work. Motivate, supervise, train and evaluate Distribution personnel in the performance of their duties.
Direct scheduling of appointment times with corporate and Regional Sales Managers for customer warehouse stores, maintain schedules on file and change and reestablish routes if necessary.
Maintain and monitor inventory levels of finished goods and sales aids, ensure proper inventory levels of finished products and coordinate and plan physical inventories, weekly cycle counts and product rotation.
Administer outbound freight movements, oversee inbound stock and approve distribution and shipping records showing receipt, transfer and distribution of products.
Educational attainment equivalent to a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration
Broad experience in warehouse operations, transportation, equipment operation, and employee supervision is required
KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS/ABILITIES RECOMMENDED FOR POSITION:
Broad knowledge of receiving, stock movement, inventory control, distribution practices and standard business practices
Knowledge of Federal and State Department of Transportation and Environmental regulations
Management principles, supervisory techniques, state or provincial labor laws
Communication, budgeting and project management skills
Ability to operate a forklift, reach truck, rider jack, wrapper machine, order picker and computer