HD Supply Senior Distribution Center Manager - General Manager in Chicago, Illinois
- Relocation will be considered!
Join our leadership team as a Senior DC Manager in our largest DC in the Central US. We're seeking a strong leader/coach to develop the team of Operations Managers, building a culture of servant leadership, remaining very hands-on with the entire associate team of about 250. You will focus on engagement, building a 'One Team' culture, reducing turnover and driving Gold Standard performance that delivers on our Stockholder, Customer and Associate promises.
7+ years of experience in a high volume distribution center or 350K SQ. FT. or larger.
5+ years in a management role, leading leaders and a large team of associates.
Bachelor's Degree is required.
Exposure to Six Sigma or other process improvement methodologies.
Bi-lingual (English/Spanish) preferred.
Strong history of driving culture and employee engagement.
Previous experience in fleet management is a plus.
SAP Operating System Experience, proficiency with MS Excel and reporting.
HD Supply (NASDAQ:HDS) ( www.hdsupply.com ) is one of the largest industrial distributors in North America. The company provides a broad range of products and value-add services to approximately 500,000 customers with leadership positions in maintenance, repair and operations and specialty construction sectors. Through approximately 260 locations across 36 states and six Canadian provinces, the company's approximately 11,000 associates provide localized, customer-driven services including jobsite delivery, will call or direct-ship options, diversified logistics and innovative solutions that contribute to its customers' success. With an active commitment to the communities in which we operate, HD Supply associates are part of a thriving organization that supports the virtues of wellness, diversity and inclusion – all of which are top priorities for the company. Equally as important is empowering our associates to grow professionally while providing competitive benefits and compensation. If you’re ready to find a rewarding career and achieve your full potential with a growing industry leader, HD Supply is ready for you!
Job Description & Qualifications
Responsible for directing all operation activities in a distribution center environment of approximately 150M or greater in revenue. Responsible for supporting the distribution network by managing redistribution activities of $20M inventory or greater. Responsible for operational excellence and process improvement initiatives; ensuring customers expectations are exceeded; and talent acquisition, development and retention of associates. Operate as a strategic partner with logistics and supply chain management in establishing and adhering to operating budgets.
Major Tasks, Responsibilities and Key Accountabilities
Provides effective leadership of others to ensure efficient distribution operations and adherence to policy, procedure and process excellence. Ensures well being of associates through compliance with all safety and Hazmat rules and regulations, legal regulations and human resource policies.
Selects, develops, and manages performance of direct and indirect reports.
Ensures appropriate staffing levels by effectively forecasting resources needed to meet service, financial and operational requirements.
Oversees carrier services and dedicated delivery processes. Partners with support staff to ensure compliance with all DOT regulations.
Develops annual operating budgets in support of the company's financial goals and responsible for P&L management. Completes cost justification and determines ROI.
Controls cost through process improvement initiatives, productivity of personnel, efficient utilization of space and protection of stored materials. Ensures protection and accuracy of inventory by adhering to all inventory control processes and procedures.
Protects the well-being of associates and environment by ensuring a culture of safety awareness and strict compliance to all EHS and Hazmat policies and procedures.
Nature and Scope
Solutions require analysis and investigation.
Achieves planned results by decisions and actions based on professional methods, business principles, and practical experience. May recommend/make decisions regarding new programs/initiatives that have significant impact to the business and carry consequences in unsuccessful endeavors.
Manages a larger team or multiple small teams through direction of subordinate management and/or supervisory staff.
Located in a comfortable indoor area. Conditions could produce mild discomfort on occasion.
Most of the time is spent sitting in the same position or standing/walking and/or there is some requirement to lift or handle material or equipment of moderate weight (8-20 pounds).
Typically requires overnight travel 5% to 20% of the time.
Education and Experience
- Typically requires BS/BA in a related discipline. Generally 7+ years of experience in a related field. May require certification. Advanced degree may offset less experience in some disciplines.
Job ID 2019-33231
Business Unit Facilities Maintenance
Functional Area Operations
Remote Position? No
Position Type Full-Time
Posting Location : Postal Code 60607
HD Supply is an Equal Opportunity Minority/Female/Individuals with Disabilities/Protected Veteran and Affirmative Action Employer. HD Supply considers for employment and hires qualified candidates without regard to age, race, religion, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, protected veteran or disability status or any factor prohibited by law.