Director of Distribution in Hartselle, Alabama
Posted 08/19/22

HE TEAM YOU WILL BE JOINING:

  • $1.5 Billion manufacturing and distribution company headquartered in Hartselle, AL backed by a multi-billion dollar company with a diverse portfolio of industry leaders
  • Aggressive growth over the last 3 years with a new plan to double in size again by 2027
  • Leading manufacturer of copper wire with sales to industry professionals, wholesalers, and retailers, with a future plan of direct to consumer

 

WHAT THEY OFFER YOU:

  • Excellent benefits including medical, dental, vision, and 401K with a strong company match policy
  • Opportunity to lead the company's technology future through growth plans and roadmaps to better support existing infrastructure and expansion
  • Competitive salary with a strong relocation package if needed

 

WHY THIS ROLE IS IMPORTANT:

  • Responsible for establishing the supply chain structure and defining general objectives for managers
  • Provides direction and control for manufacturing, purchasing, engineering, quality and logistics including inventory and materials management
  • Integrates manufacturing, purchasing, engineering, and logistics activities with the Company's changing marketing needs and goals
  • Determines short- and long-range requirements in personnel, material, and facilities to accomplish production forecasts, and achieve highest profitability
  • The Director of Supply Chain, under the direction of the president, leads, organizes, and oversees all activities involved in the identification, sales and operations planning, acquisition, logistics and distribution of the company’s goods
  • Heavy focus on distribution and fulfillment, along with sales & operations planning
  • This is a key position to the organization, responsible for developing and executing strategy to achieve company growth plans and meet customer needs in the most efficient and effective manner
  • The Director of Supply Chain is accountable for establishing and implementing long-range goals, plans and policies that will improve the company’s ability to efficiently maintain operations and profitability
  • Will ensure the company’s supply chain function is implementing industry best practices, reaching optimal performance, and achieving strategic goals

 

 

 

 

 

THE BACKGROUND THAT FITS:

  • Five years of experience as a supervisor, manager, or similar relevant position required, with key experience in distribution and fulfillment
  • Strong negotiation skills with proven ability to create and maintain positive working relationships with vendors, suppliers, shippers, and customers
  • Experience driving supply chain process improvement in a top-tier industrial manufacturing
  • environment
  • Extensive experience with systems and productivity tools
  • Demonstrated history of hiring, retaining, and promoting world-class operations leaders and managers, with the experience, knowledge, and tools to be a performance management leader
  • A strong assessor of talent who can promote and drive succession planning at the site-level
  • A change agent: experience in utilizing management analytics and financial information to drive functional and organizational change
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  • Employee Type: Direct Hire
  • Location: Hartselle, Alabama
  • Category: Accounting and Finance
  • Date Posted: 08/19/22
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