Distribution Center Manager II
Location:
Posted:
November 08, 2016
Reference:
LOG001930
We are committed to shaping the future of our industry. Lead with us as you manage the operational activities of both Warehouse and Fleet teams within one of our state-of-the-art distribution centers. You are detail oriented, have clear communication skills, and a unique capacity to manage through multiple and conflicting priorities. Your capacity for problem solving ensures safe and timely delivery of customer orders - a key to the success of the Kellogg Company!

WHAT WILL I BE DOING?
In your role as a Distribution Center Manager at Kellogg, you will be part of our success by:
• Supervising office, warehouse, and delivery personnel; potentially across multiple locations
• Partnering with sales management and merchandising teams
• Collaborating with regional and corporate staffs including HR/Labor Relations, Finance, Internal Audit, Logistics and Capital Engineering
• Building and maintaining external relationships with customers, contractors and vendors
• Participating in collective bargaining agreements (if located in a union facility)
• Driving Lean sustainability programs
• Showcasing your knowledge of our Centralized Routing and Onboard Computer Systems by delivering the Key Performance Indicators associated with them
• Providing direct leadership to your team to ensure on-time, quality delivery to the customer
• Driving a safe work environment to ensure employee and food safety
Qualifications:
WHAT DO I NEED TO DEMONSTRATE?
As well as a hunger to learn and succeed in Distribution, to be considered for this position you must be able to meet the following requirements:

Required:
• High School Diploma/GED with extensive experience in a distribution or manufacturing environment
• People Management Experience
• Experience managing a private fleet
• An understanding of Logistics Technologies, Warehouse Management Systems, Voice Technologies, SAP, MS Office Suite, and Onboard Computer Technology
• Proven leadership capability and solid collaboration skills

Preferred:
• Bachelor's Degree with related experience in a distribution or manufacturing environment
• Lean/Six Sigma experience
• Proven problem solving and analytical skills
• Understanding of Federal/State/Local Operations

WHAT ELSE DO I NEED TO KNOW?

Some travel may be required.

The ability to work a full shift, come to work on time, work overtime as needed and the ability to work according to the necessary schedule to meet job requirements with or without reasonable accommodation is an essential function of this position.

The ability to work a full shift, come to work on time, work overtime as needed and the ability to work according to the necessary schedule to meet job requirements with or without reasonable accommodation is an essential function of this position.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, disability, religion, national origin, gender, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, sexual orientation, age, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Where required by state law and/or city ordinance; this employer will provide the Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), with information from each new employee's Form I-9 to confirm work authorization. For additional information, please follow this Link for English or this Link for Spanish.
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