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Director of Logistics

SUMMARY OF THE POSITION

Director of Logistics - supply chain management manages all aspects of scheduling, inventory, shipping and receiving; designs and executes strategies and plans to meet company’s short-term and long-term supply chain management/production control requirements.  The Director has responsibilities for multiple plants and locations within his/her responsibilities.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES 

  • Implement a fully functional supply chain management/production control infrastructure.
  • Maintenance and accuracy of data in computer system (input and issuance from inventory, labor reporting, etc.)
  • Inventory control for the Shipping Department.
  • Forecasting shipping demands.
  • All aspects of distribution and logistics.
  • All aspects of shipping and receiving.
  • Implement Lean Manufacturing concepts and techniques and process improvements throughout areas of responsibility.

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • This position manages all employees of the departments and is responsible for the performance management of the employees within that department.
  • This position is responsible for all inbound/outbound product and materials.

EDUCATIONAL AND OTHER SKILL REQUIREMENTS

  • 4-year degree, with minimum 5-7 years production control/supply chain management experience.
  • Master’s degree in Industrial Engineering or related field preferred.
  • Experience with purchasing, expediting, quality/continuous improvement initiatives, manufacturing safety practices and relevant software applications.

QUALIFICATIONS/OTHER REQUIREMENTS

  • Demonstrated Project Management experience required.
  • Demonstrated Performance Management experience required.
  • Ability to communicate effectively (both written and verbal) to peers and employees.
  • Demonstrated ability to problem solve complex shipping/logistics challenges and formulate solutions.
  • Demonstrated ability to lead and manage multiple employees in different locations.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.

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