US, US, TN - Memphis
Minimum Level of Education Required: Bachelors Degree
Percentage of Travel: Up to 25%
Location: TN - Memphis
Responsible for directing execution of operation with incessant focus on quality and efficiency improvements. Plan and manage all areas of distribution, quality control, packaging, assembly, service and repair for domestic and international customers consistent with quality, delivery, and cost objectives. Partners with field logistics teams and freight managers to ensure success in perfect order delivery to hospitals.
Direct all logistics execution with incessant focus on quality and efficiency improvements.
Plan and manage all areas of distribution domestic and international customers consistent with cost, quality and delivery objectives. This includes responsibility for receipt, warehousing and distribution of product. Along with procurement of transportation functions.
Optimize distribution center resources, inclusive of labor planning to manage capacity.
Lead facility upgrade in regards to design, layout, automation and stocking strategy.
Evaluate and implement quality driven distribution projects including productivity, inventory and workflows.
Foster effective communication with internal business functions and external business partners to provide a leadership role in maximizing customer satisfaction.
Translate company business strategy into a distribution strategy with aligned operational plans, processes and targets.
Ensure that products are being delivered to our warehouse and to our customers on time and at the best cost. Manage relationships and contracts with freight forwarders and common carriers to continuously improve performance.
Create Standard Operating Procedures to document and streamline business procedures while adding appropriate quality controls.
Oversee adherence to all standard operating procedures, compliance with applicable FDA and state regulations as well as standards including, but not limited to, ISO 13485
Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent in supply chain, operations, business or related field
Minimum 7-10 years of Operations/Supply Chain lead management experience
Experienced with ERP/WMS systems, including implementations
Strong experience with different warehouse management systems & capabilities. as well as distribution footprint & network optimization
Proven track record of improving warehouse labor efficiency and maintaining high levels of inventory accuracy and customer service
Previous project management experience
Strong background in creating a safety driven culture