Accessibility Links

Director of Distribution (Food)

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Omaha
  • Salary: $120000 - $140000 per annum, Benefits: bonus + benefits
  • Job reference: 1 - DSJ Global
  • Sector: Distribution, Logistics, DSJ Global, Supply Chain
  • Date posted: 11/08/2017
Director of Distribution (Food) (Top 5 fastest growing Food manufacturer in the World!)
  • Director of Distribution
  • Omaha, NE
  • $120,000 to $140,000 (depending on experience)
One of the top 5 fastest growing Food manufacturers in the World is looking to recruit a new Director of Distribution to run and oversee multiple distribution centres and 3PL sites, together with leading multiple excited projects around implementing Lean initiatives. You will oversee end2end distribution and optimize quality, costs, volumes, leadership and supplier performance to help propel the business to its next exciting phase.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Develop and maintain new 3rd party performance KPIs around quality and performance
  • Renew and implement Logistics & Distribution performance goals with senior leadership team and drive a world class continuous improvement environment
  • Establish warehouse guidelines, systems, processes, and procedures, as well as coaching leadership on more effective ways to streamline work flow and improve productivity
  • Collaborate with multiple stakeholders on Distribution performance and issues which affect other division of the business, e.g. sales, finance and IT
  • Build a team of successful direct reports to maintain an inspiring Distribution leadership team
 

The successful candidate will ideally have:
  • Bachelor’s degree (ideally in an analytical subject)
  • Proven experience managing high volume distribution across multiple sites
  • Food industry experience
  • WMS implementation experience
  • Extensive 3rd party management experience
  • Strong experience in Lean achievements
 

Similar jobs
Trainee Recruiter - Full Training Provided
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Berlin
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Description Glocomms is a fast-paced, international recruitment business providing recruitment solutions to 60+ Countries from 10 Global offices in the USA, Asia and Europe. Our
Commercial Controller - Chemicals - Berlin
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Berlin
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Description Commercial Controller Position – Chemicals - Berlin A leading chemical company is seeking an experienced Commercial Controller based in Berlin, Germany. The company is going
Strategic Operations Buying Manager
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Barcelona
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Description Describe the job: A Global FMCG organization is seeking a Commercial Strategic Operational Buyer to expand their Global team. Based out of Barcelona, Spain it  ...
Recruitment Consultant - Heart of Berlin!
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Berlin
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Description DSJ Global is a fast-paced, International staffing business providing recruitment solutions to 60+ Countries from 10 Global offices in the USA, Asia and Europe.
Head of Procurement
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Berlin
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Description Head of Procurement  An exciting new start-up with one of the most innovative products/services in the world is currently looking to develop a new Supply  ...