• Director of Fulfillment Operations

    Job ID 2018-2797
    Job Locations
    US-IN-Plainfield
    Category
    Logistics
    Type
    Regular Full-Time
  • Overview

    ABOUT BDA
    BDA brings the world’s biggest brands to life through promotional merchandise. Fortune 500 companies come to us looking to connect with their consumers on an emotional level. We create three-dimensional advertising that people invite into their homes, offices, cars and classrooms. We let people see, touch, feel, own and interact with a brand in a way no other marketing permits. It’s what we like to call the Power of Merchandise.

     

    We take great pride in our company culture—one that inspires teamwork, fun and excellence across our organization. We’re energetic people who love what we do—churning out more than 50 million units each year for the world’s most admired brands in a fun, fast paced environment that rewards high achievement.

     

    We are looking for an experienced leader in high volume fulfillment/distribution, someone who lives and breaths fast paced pick/pack/ship operations and knows how to build high functioning teams.

    Responsibilities

    • Implement process improvement in Logistics, Materials and Facilities for the company – directing and administering production control, warehouse stock control, traffic and shipping
    • Makes recommendations designed to reduce costs, update systems and provide environmentally approved materials and services
    • Performs required analysis to develop improvement processes and performance opportunities within the division
    • Lead and participate in improvement projects across functional groups to include warehouse personnel, shipping & receiving and others as needed
    • Establish and maintain an organizational structure and staffing to effectively accomplish the organization’s goals and objectives
    • Develop training and evaluation metrics for staff
    • Other job duties and projects as assigned     

    Travel  - Limited

    Financial/Budgetary Responsibility – Yes

    Strategic Planning Responsibility - Yes

    Direct Reports – 6+

    Qualifications

    Experience Requirements

     

    • 10+ years in Warehouse Management, Distribution and Fulfillment or equivalent experience
    • Divisional P&L, budgeting and strategy experience
    • Experience in contract and lease negotiations
    • Logistical project management experience
    • Oracle WMS experience
    • Experience managing multiple business units
    • College Degree BA or above in related field

                  

    Job Skills & Traits

     

    • APICS Certification Preferred
    • Strong negotiation skills
    • Management of multiple facilities
    • Remote management from a separate state
    • Exposure/experience with Six Sigma, Lean or similar certifications

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