General Manager, Ecommerce Distribution Center

Location: Scranton, PA
Date Posted: 07-12-2018
Are you passionate about driving world-class performance while building connected, high performing, high growth teams? Do you enjoy rolling up your sleeves to get into the data and drive continuous improvement? Are you energized by transformation and team development in an innovative and exceptional company culture? If so, this could be the perfect supply chain leadership role for you.
 
Our firm is exclusively contracted with our client to bring them top ecommerce distribution talent for their fulfillment center (FC) network.
 
Key Capabilities
 
  • Retail and/or ecommerce DC leadership: you have successfully led a high-performing retail and/or ecommerce distribution center.
  • Performance-driven: you develop, manage, and execute to ensure that lofty goals are met. You constantly explore new ways to improve FC efficiency to improve the customer experience and reduce waste (cost, time, process).
  • Data-driven: you have a strong track record of compiling, analyzing, and using data to actually implement significant changes within your company.
  • Passionate about team development: clear background of hiring, mentoring, and building other leaders, with a consistent showing of people who grew up and out of operations into other company departments.
  • Excellent communicator and presenter: you easily break down complex scenarios into digestible formats for stakeholders. You ensure that stakeholders are regularly informed regarding fulfillment center performance.
  • Details are your friend: you know both the granular and high-level strategic information related to your business success, and you have a current and constant understanding of your DC's performance KPIs.
  • High accountability: you demonstrate a sense of ownership in all of your leadership, communications, and actions. You meet safety standards across all processes. 
  • Partnership focused: you heavily influence and proactively partner with leaders in other parts of the organization, and you look for areas where you can make a difference outside of your own vertical.
 
Awesome corporate culture. Ultra-low turnover. Committed team members. No egos or politics. Lean hierarchy and continuous access to senior leadership. This won't be an easy job, but this is a career-making role at a company you'll want to be a part of for a very long time.
 
Our client is a profitable and growing eCommerce company that builds technology, markets products and manages warehouses to offer the best prices on tens of thousands of items. Their purpose is to make a dent in the universe by delighting millions of customers, creating opportunity and wealth for the team, and revolutionizing the communities they touch.
The company is growing rapidly; our team is challenged every single day to outwork and outthink the competition. They move fast, and no one has the luxury to wait around for someone else to make the first move. They dive in, learn, adapt, sometimes fail, but they never remain stagnant.
 
We look for team members who embody their mantra:
 
Be relentless. Pursue challenges. Act like an owner. Raise your bar. Practice humility. Make the company better.
 
Operations and Logistics are the front line to ensuring quick and perfect deliveries, every time, to our customers around the nation. The team is continually pushing the boundaries of order transit time, delivery quality, and order accuracy.
 
This isn't a job or career, this is a lifestyle and it's not for the faint of heart. But for the rare leader who is driven by the challenge and flourishes in a high growth, high opportunity environment, this will be a lot of fun. Expect to work 50+ hours each week and break out of your comfort zone to tackle problems and pursue innovative solutions. If you’re looking for a challenge and a career you can grow with, this is the opportunity you’ve been waiting for. They'll reward you with:
 
  • Stock appreciation rights
  • Leadership development opportunities
  • Untracked time off
  • Group health insurance
  • Yearly company trip
  • Regular company-funded events and activities
  • Dollar-for-dollar donation match
  • Home purchase bonus after 2 years of employment
  • Island getaway after 3 years of employment
  • 10-day sabbatical after 5 years of employment
   
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