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Distribution Logistics Manager

Job Name

Distribution Logistics Manager

Country:

United States of America

City:

Jacksonville, FL

Function:

Supply Chain & Logistics

Reporting Line:

Senior Manager, Supply & Planning

Job type:

Full time

Lead recruiter:

Valissa Gyamena

About the role

WHAT DOES A DISTRIBUTION LOGISTICS MANAGER DO?

Our Logistics Manager is responsible for the daily inbound & outbound shipments, yard & traffic management, 3PL oversight, value added packaging operations, inventory health and physical inventory, customer service and management of customer orders.  

ABOUT YOU

The ideal candidate will have experience managing a multi shift operation.  Is familiar with a Warehouse Management Systems, SAP, Yard Management Systems and P&L responsibility. 

Responsibilities

WITH OUR CONSUMER AT THE HEART, YOUR KEY RESPONSIBILITIES WILL BE TO:
  • Responsible for the timely receipt of goods and on time shipment of customer orders.
  • Responsible for driving inventory process that maximize storage capacity, optimize replenishment activities, and create processes for effective put-away and picking activities. Proactive coordination of dispensation of aged, damaged, and obsolete products.
  • Leads all physical inventory related activities, including cycle counts, satisfactorily reconciling differences.
  • Drive and organize the inbound and outbound workflow through oversight of inbounds, volume availability and level loading customer orders.  
  • Resolve problems concerning transportation, yard capacity, imports, and customer concerns.
  • Drive results through the reporting and creation of metrics across the various departments.  
  • Lead and provide guidance to reporting Supervisors as well and develop internal candidates for future growth.
  • Responsible for expense management, equipment maintenance and capital requests. 
  • Create documented processes and training programs that enable roles to be plug and play. 
  • Oversees all value-added packaging activities in the DC, ensuring product is shipped on time to markets

Skills and Experience

THE SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE NEEDED TO CREATE YOUR LEGACY:
  • Demonstrated experience with warehouse management and yard management software systems.
  • Excellent knowledge and consistent application of “best-in-class” warehousing practices, forklift experience is an asset.
  • Proficient with SAP, advanced Microsoft Office skills; can use technology to effectively drive decision making. 
PERSONAL QUALITIES
  • 100% Responsibility mindset.
  • Strong organizational, communication, and interpersonal skills.
  • 7-10 years management experience in a high-volume multiple shift warehousing environment.
  • College degree with focus on logistics & business management curriculum. 
OTHER
  • We are looking for people who are globally mobile and have aspirations to experience different cultures.

Our culture

We share the passion and entrepreneurial flair of our founder and are guided by our three culture pillars - Fearless, Family and Founders, they inspire our Primos to be the best they can be and drive us forward in all we do. But what does this mean?

·       Being Fearless; means adopting an agile mindset, being comfortable trying new things and taking risks. We are empowered to question, challenge and innovate.

·       Family; We treat each other, and our communities, like Family. Always.

·       Founders; The spirit of entrepreneurship is at the heart of everything we do. We see the business as if it’s our own. We do the right thing for the business and we all take accountability for our work.

When you join Bacardi, you become part of our family and gain more than just a job.


Disclaimer: Bacardi is an equal opportunity employer that values workforce diversity. Diversity is core to our business: by embedding diversity into all aspects of our culture, we maximize the opportunity to achieve sustainable business success and growth. The duties and responsibilities described in the role profile might not be a comprehensive list.