Fairfield Operations ManagerJob ID 0818966
Fairfield Manager Operations
Business Unit Summary
Reporting to the Sr Manager DC Non-Conveyable, the selected candidate will be responsible for day to day activities and strategic initiatives for the organizations in our 400,000 sq. ft. non-conveyable distribution center in Fairfield, OH. This position will lead the operations team and will be directly responsible for leadership development, budgeting, productivity and quality initiatives.
A Day in the Life
•Lead a diverse staff of 30 - 60 hourly associates and approximately 3-4 supervisors.
•Plan, organize and manage the day-to-day operations of an off-site facility
•Ensure that department productivity goals are achieved or exceeded
•Maintain and improve customer service goals and expectations
•Maintain proper staffing levels to achieve department goals
•Plan and oversee annual budget
•Maintain excellent communication within the department and with other departments
•Hire, train, motivate and develop direct reports
•Coordinate and manage all distribution activities including: shipping, receiving, equipment operators, returns,liquidations and inventory control
•Ensure that department productivity and cost per unit goals are achieved
•Monitor and manage product placement to maximize product density and space utilization
•Ensure standard operating procedures are followed in all operations
•Identify continuous improvement opportunities and drive implementation of solutions
•Share and leverage continuous improvement opportunities and best practices with other DC’s
•Ensure all aging inventory and order categories are kept within their specified commitment range
Keys to Success
At Cornerstone, if you are Agile, Innovative, Pioneering, Dynamic, Boundaryless, Passionate, Customer-Centric, Collaborative, and Results-Focused, you will love it here!
• Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience
• 5+ years experience in a distribution management capacity
• High volume consumer product distribution center experience
• Experience managing a large (400,000 sq. ft. +) off-site distribution center or a start up operation
• Excellent planning, communication and organizational development skills
• Good motivation and problem solving skills
• The ability to interact effectively with a variety of people at all levels of the organization
(Candidates will be considered in totality of their skills and experience versus strict interpretation of “must haves.”)
Cornerstone is comprised of five interactive, aspirational home and apparel lifestyle brands: Ballard Designs, Frontgate, Grandin Road, Garnet Hill and Improvements. Cornerstone operates separate ecommerce sites for all the brands, distributes more than 265 million catalogs annually, and has 16 retail and outlet stores.
The Cornerstone brands are part of Qurate Retail, Inc. (NASDAQ: QRTEA, QRTEB), which includes QVC, HSN, zulily and the Cornerstone brands (collectively, “Qurate Retail Group”), as well as other minority investments. Qurate Retail Group believes in a third way to shop -- beyond transactional ecommerce or traditional brick-and-mortar stores -- and is #1 in video commerce, #3 in ecommerce in North America and #3 in mobile commerce in the U.S. (according to Internet Retailer). For more information, visit www.qurateretailgroup.com.
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About Qurate Retail, Inc.
Qurate Retail, Inc. (NASDAQ: QRTEA, QRTEB) is comprised of eight leading retail brands – QVC, HSN, zulily, Ballard Designs, Frontgate, Garnet Hill, Grandin Road and Improvements (collectively, “Qurate Retail Group”) – all dedicated to providing a ‘third way to shop,’ beyond transactional ecommerce or traditional brick-and-mortar stores. Globally, Qurate Retail Group is #1 in video commerce, reaching approximately 370 million homes worldwide via 16 television networks and multiple ecommerce sites, social pages, mobile apps, print catalogs, and in-store destinations, and is #3 in ecommerce in North America and #3 in mobile commerce in the US. Qurate Retail, Inc. also holds minority interests in ILG and FTD as well as various green energy investments.