This is with a dynamic and growing apparel company based in Southern Missouri, and they are looking for a highly experienced Director of Distribution to join the team.
As the Director of Distribution, you will be responsible for overseeing the entire distribution network, ensuring the products are delivered to customers on time and in perfect condition. You will also be responsible for managing a team of distribution staff and ensuring that all operations are running efficiently and effectively.
- Oversee and manage the entire distribution network, including transportation, warehousing, and inventory management.
- Develop and implement strategies to optimize distribution operations, minimize costs, and improve efficiency.
- Ensure that all orders are processed and shipped on time and in perfect condition, with a focus on quality and accuracy.
- Monitor and report on key performance metrics, including delivery times, inventory levels, and customer satisfaction.
- Hire, train, and manage a team of distribution staff, providing guidance and support as needed.
- Collaborate with other departments, including sales, marketing, and production, to ensure that all operations are aligned and optimized.
- Bachelor's degree in business, logistics, or a related field.
- 10+ years of experience in distribution management, with a track record of success in optimizing operations and delivering results.
- Background with WMS and preferably implementation
- Strong leadership skills, with the ability to manage and motivate a team.
- Excellent communication skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively with other departments and stakeholders.
- Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, with the ability to identify and address issues quickly and effectively.
- Experience in the apparel or fashion industry is a plus.
- Great compensation and benefits
- Generous PTO with paid holidays
- Excellent health insurance
- 401k match