Distribution Center Manager (Manager, Logistics) for Jamesburg, NJ
Canon U.S.A., Inc. is seeking a Distribution Center Manager (Manager, Logistics) who will manage all Logistics activities of a 250,000 square foot Distribution Center in Jamesburg, NJ, with five direct reports including three supervisors, and 30 warehouse staff. We are seeking an energetic, intelligent and passionate Leader of People who knows how to manage a team. The Distribution Center Manager will manage the entire distribution center functional area and will ensure quality, productivity, cost and service Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) are continuously improved. This is an operational and project management role, focused on meeting logistics objectives, mobilizing resources, leading the development of staff and improving adherence to standard operating policies and procedures. The DC manager supports strategic business initiatives on a daily basis. Has a good understanding of Logistics organizational objectives and interacts regularly with other managers across the organization. Selects, develops and evaluates performance of subordinate employees.
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Leads the daily operations of the Distribution Center, with responsibility for all facility matters and warehouse personnel ensuring the performance of a highly functioning distribution center and system
Manages and analyzes the most cost-efficient means of utilizing time, space, and movement within the DC.
Works closely with corporate headquarters in order to aid in the achievement of monthly sales goals and ensures the execution of the timely processing and shipment of sales orders to dealers and distributors.
Manages operational relationship with Canon Transportation and Logistics 3rd Party Service Providers.
Responsible for the purchasing of all equipment and supplies for the Distribution Center
Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field or equivalent experience is required
3+ years’ experience in management of a team of people is required. 5+ years’ experience in distribution center management is a plus
Requires a strong background in management with training in supervision, problem solving, and motivational skills is required
Ability to lead, coach, discipline and train a team of people is required
Experience with Distribution Center safety training and programs is a plus
Experience with budget management/financials is a plus
Basic Microsoft office skills – Word, PowerPoint, Excel
Knowledge of Warehouse Management Systems and inventory control systems a plus
Knowledge in freight transportation and shipping/receiving is helpful
Requires excellent organizational skills, oral and written communications skills as well as highly developed interpersonal skills
The company will not pursue or support visa sponsorship for this position.
About our Company - Canon U.S.A., Inc., is a leading provider of consumer, business-to-business, and industrial digital imaging solutions to the United States and to Latin America and the Caribbean markets. With approximately $30.4 billion in global revenue, its parent company, Canon Inc. (NYSE:CAJ), ranks third overall in U.S. patents granted in 2020† and is one of Fortune Magazine's World's Most Admired Companies in 2020. Canon U.S.A. is dedicated to its Kyosei philosophy of social and environmental responsibility. To keep apprised of the latest news from Canon U.S.A., sign up for the Company's RSS news feed by visiting www.usa.canon.com/rss and follow us on [LOGIN BELOW TO APPLY]
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Locations: New Jersey (NJ)