Distribution Operations Team Lead (Charlotte, NC)

Position:  Distribution Operations Team Lead

Compensation: Exempt Level position

Position location: Operations Dept./Supply Group/Charlotte, NC

Job Overview:

Provides oversight to the distribution, manufacturing, and quality assurance areas of the Supply organization to ensure efficient management of the operations. Responsible for developing strategies for process improvement and overall distribution strategy.

The individual in this position will:

  • Working with distribution center and manufacturing management, ensures complete and accurate performance of the areas, while measuring and achieving performance goals.
  • Working with systems management, responsible for physical inventories and cycle counts and accountable for the reconciliation of physical to book variances.
  • Working with operations, merchandising and sales management, gives direction to ensure maximized service to all customer bases at the lowest possible cost.
  • Working with the global sourcing and logistics, manages quality assurance in product lines through a directed inspection and measurement program ensuring supplier accountability.
  • Assist logistics management with the resolution of issues that prevent the clearance of shipments. Works with Customs and other government agencies, vendors, merchants, etc. to clarify issues and the steps necessary to release shipments. Support logistics management as needed by interacting with freight providers and customs brokers regarding tracking reports, freight and customs, meeting landmarks, days in transit and checking progress on orders as well as negotiating terms and service.
  • Provide leadership to successfully implement change management ensuring all processes function at maximum efficiency. Create an “Openness to Change” climate which results in successful buy-in relationships across all departments involved.

Qualifications/ Experience:  

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • 8+ years’ experience in distribution and logistics leadership
  • Management experience
  • Experience in WMS environment

To Apply:

Qualified candidates should send a resume with a cover letter and salary history via email to Resume.supply@Scouting.org. The subject line of the email should include the words, “Distribution Operations Team Lead.” Additional positions can be viewed at https://www.scouting.org/careers/employment-opportunities/supply/