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Distribution Manager

Kelly Services
Haverhill, MA 01835
Kelly is hiring in Ward Hill! Our long standing and cutting-edge medical supply manufacturer seeks a Distribution Manager for a direct hire position. This position will oversee 2 shipping departments of 50-70 employees total across 2 buildings on a campus execute chemical distribution operations. The ideal candidate will have 3 5 years experience in a Distribution or Operations manager role, experience in highly regulated environments, and a proven track record of improving productivity and morale. A Bachelors degree is required. Relocation assistance possible for the right candidate.

**Monday Friday**

**7:30 4:30**

**$100,000+ DOE**

_Position Summary:_

The Distribution Manager is responsible for the daily supervision of all functions and personnel which are responsible for material movements into, out of and within the site. The successful candidate will have a focus on safety, while enabling the function to deliver consistently excellent service to our customers and to ensure the right material is at the right place and at the right time. Services may include interaction with order processing/purchasing, shipping, receiving, inventory management, shipping and warehousing. The Distribution Manager will provide direction and support for 50 - 75 on-site associates by establishing and maintaining processes and procedures and serving as coach to the team.

_Key Responsibilities:_

+ Lead several teams of on-site staff. Participate in the new candidate selection process, train, and evaluate staffs performance.

+ Supervise staff in a manner consistent with our organizational culture, which is based on four values: Integrity, Intensity, Innovation, and Involvement. Focus on open communication. Actively seek development opportunities for team and self.

+ Promote positive employee morale, consistent frequent communication and collaboration. Reinforces a customer focus with all employees.

+ Assist in resolving customer situations when required.

+ Interact with site leadership team on a regular basis and takes actions to ensure alignment of the Distribution function with the site overall. Assist the overall site in meeting and exceeding customer and company goals and objectives.

+ Develop goals, tracks trends, and implements standard methodologies. Reports business metrics, targets and new opportunities. Write and coordinate standard operating procedures to support productivity.

+ Conduct site audits and annual physical inventory at the required intervals and assists purchasing in maintaining inventory levels at site financial targets.

+ Participate and supports PPI (Practical Process Improvement) efforts and focus on improving processes with the goal of providing an excellence customer experience.

+ Coach and mentors site personnel to lead and participate in improvement efforts.

+ Perform duties to include receiving, delivery, put-away, stock rotation, cycle counts, and other functions according to customer requirements.

+ Deliver direct shipment orders to end users or distribution points.

_Minimum Qualifications:_

+ Bachelors Degree in Management, Business Administration, Logistics or in a related field.

+ At least three to five years of experience in a people management role required.

+ Safety and quality focused.

+ Detail oriented, problem solver, promotes team environment.

+ Excellent computer/software skills (Outlook, Excel, Word, PowerPoint). Data analysis skills preferred.

+ Self-motivated with ability to prioritize across varied stakeholders and work in a matrixed environment.

+ Must be flexible with hours to support team.

_Preferred Qualifications:_

+ Leadership and supervisory skills: lead, coach and motivate and relate well to a large group of employees, various levels of the customer business and peers. Must be customer oriented.

+ Written and oral communication: ability to clearly and concisely express ideas, share technical information, communicate well with customers and within the organization.

+ Analytical and critical thinking ability; be able to evaluate, interpret information and procedures, to make timely decisions while functioning in a fast-paced, changing work environment.

+ Organizational skills: meet deadlines and assist staff in multi-tasking.

+ Judgment and decision-making: will deal with a variety of routine and non-routine issues.

+ Support for team through interpersonal and performance challenge where they arise, by using both positive and development-focused feedback.

+ Experience in a warehouse or manufacturing setting with ISO 13485 strongly preferred.

+ Self-motivated, stress and pressure resistant, as well as a quick learner.

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**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly Services is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We welcome, value, and embrace diversity at all levels and are committed to building a team that is inclusive of a variety of backgrounds, communities, perspectives, and abilities. At Kelly, we believe that the more inclusive we are, the better services we can provide. Requests for accommodation related to our application process can be directed to Kellys Human Resource Knowledge Center.
Kelly complies with the requirements of Californias state and local Fair Chance laws. A conviction does not automatically bar individuals from employment.
Posted: 2022-09-16 Expires: 2022-10-17

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