14 days old

Supervisor, Distribution

California City, CA 93505
Location :
US - California - Pleasanton
Job Description

Job Title: Supervisor, Distribution

Requisition ID: 100166BR

When you’re part of the team at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you’ll do important work, like helping customers in finding cures for cancer, protecting the environment or making sure our food is safe. Your work will have real-world impact, and you’ll be supported in achieving your career goals.

Location/Division Specific Information

Pleasanton, CA / LSG Division

How will you make an impact?

The Distribution Supervisor is responsible for leading a team of associates to achieve a variety of goals including: productivity, problem resolution, outstanding customer service, employee relations (motivation and development) and maintaining a safe warehouse work environment.

In this role you will be is responsible for ensuring the receipt, safe storage, packing and distribution of all finished goods and raw materials; on-carriage & confirmation of arrival at the buyers’ designated delivery address; optimizing inventory levels to maximize Thermo Fisher’s inventory investment and Customer Line Item Fill Rate; ensuring consistent quality and delivery that meets or exceeds customer expectations while attaining the lowest average cost and optimal inventory levels

What will you do?

  • Work with manager to develop and drive a warehouse management strategy focused operational excellence and customer engagement that aligns with the Supply Chain strategy and overall business strategy
  • Manage and drive Key Performance Indicators (KPI) that will enable organizational vitality
  • Ensure maximum utilization and efficiency of available resources
  • Develop and manage a high performing team and a culture of excellence. Instill a sense of urgency and accountability
  • Responsible for forecasting & inventory planning with oversight of planning parameters that drive annual replenishments across warehouse Maintain the Warehouse and Distribution areas
  • Perform analyses of a qualitative and quantitative nature and make operational recommendations with forecasting and inventory efficiencies such as min/max planning
  • Drive improved effectiveness of PPI process through sharing of best practices and implementation of standards Work directly with leadership to ensure total P & L goals and objectives are being met.
  • Assists in preparing and maintaining SOP’s for Distribution Center and ensure that all policies and procedures are followed accurately and efficiently.
  • Engage with and coach distribution teams to ensure proper actions being taken to improve process results
  • Define decision support/action-based tools to proactively identify and act upon supply chain issues such as poor service levels, shipments from secondary DC’s and stock-outs

How will you get here?

  • Bachelor’s degree and/or equivalent experience; concentration in Supply Chain Management preferred

  • 5+ years of related work experience in Manufacturing/Distribution environment
  • 5+ years of Supervisory/Leadership experience

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities

  • Inventory and/or demand planning experience, including experience in a management role
  • Demonstrated track record in shifting business performance from a low to a high sustainable performance
  • Strong PPI, Lean and or Six Sigma working experience with demonstrated achievement of continuous improvement
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills to be able to evaluate, interpret information and procedures, understand and act on and resolve issues with creative problem solving.
  • Experience in leading teams of leads and individual contributors
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Strong project management skills with the ability to develop strong support for change
  • Demonstrate Thermo Fisher Scientific values – Integrity, Intensity, Innovation and Involvement.
  • Demonstrates visible role model leadership characteristics
  • Strong ERP experience in SAP, E1 and WMS is a plus

This position does not have relocation assistance

At Thermo Fisher Scientific, each one of our 70,000 extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. Join us and contribute to our singular mission—enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer.

Apply today! http://jobs.thermofisher.com

Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.

If you are an individual with a disability who requires reasonable accommodation to complete any part of our application process, click here for further assistance.

Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.


Posted: 2019-08-05 Expires: 2019-09-04

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