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Distribution Operations Manager

Job Description SummaryThe Distribution Operations Manager ensures efficient process controls and movement of material to meet service level agreements with customers and intercompany locations around the globe. This role is directly accountable for operational performance within the Sparks Distribution Center facility including worldwidefinished goods demand fulfillment, perpetual inventory record accuracy as well as implementation of service/cost and process-capability improvement initiatives. The Distribution Operations Manager will also be responsible for
the successful implementation of operational changes enabling expansion of channels for new business platforms. Responsibility within this role spans across all 3 shifts and will require at times working hours outside of primary shift. This position reports to the on-site Distribution Center Manager.
Job Description
This role will require you to work 2nd shift.
The Distribution Operations Manager ensures efficient process controls and movement of material to meet service level agreements with customers and intercompany locations around the globe. This role is directly accountable for operational performance within the Sparks Distribution Center facility including worldwidefinished goods demand fulfillment, perpetual inventory record accuracy as well as implementation of service/cost and process-capability improvement initiatives. The Distribution Operations Manager will also be responsible for
the successful implementation of operational changes enabling expansion of channels for new business platforms. Responsibility within this role spans across all 3 shifts and will require at times working hours outside of primary shift. This position reports to the on-site Distribution Center Manager.
1. Coordination of operational activities in the Sparks DC facility including but not limited to the following functional areas: Central Receiving, Warehousing, Shipping, Inventory Control, Safety and GlobalTransportation.
2. Responsible for outbound Logistics fulfillment of sales/demand in coordination with Customer Service, Manufacturing/Planning, Quality/Regulatory.
3. Establishes and maintains intra-plant and outbound transportation schedules and performance to meet cost and service objectives, including compliance with all pertinent HazMat/Regulatory requirements.
4. Demonstrated track-record driving results and continuous improvement in operational effectiveness. Applies Lean, Six Sigma and other tools to drive in service, quality and cost across all areas of responsibility. Adept at leading interdisciplinary teams, and utilizes data-based analysis to control or improve key performance indicators.
5. Establishes and maintains control of shipment/inventory accuracy via process governance, complaint investigation, and root cause-based improvement.
6. Continually assesses current and required work flows; designs and implements changes to the physical layout and associated work processes to maximize efficient operation of the global distribution network. Manages space/facility utilization both on-site and potentially in remote satellite locations to support short-to-long range capacity and throughput requirements.
7. Develops annual operating plans and budgets for assigned department expense and capital requirements. Ensures control/compliance with authorized spending levels. Recommends and coordinates implementation of cost reduction initiatives.
8. Works with Human Resources business partners in developing and implementing performance planning and appraisal, recognition and reward, hiring and selection, training and development, and accountability systems.
9. Ensures high levels of security/business continuity, safety and ergonomic risk management, housekeeping/general maintenance, attendance and morale.
REQUIREMENTS
Requires a Bachelor's degree in business or related field with 4 years of people management experience.
Becton, Dickinson and Company is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We do not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital or domestic or civil union status, familial status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics, disability, military eligibility or veteran status.
Primary Work LocationUSA MD - Baltimore
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