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Distribution Manager in Franklin Park, IL at Carlisle Construction Materials

Date Posted: 1/11/2019

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Job Description

Carlisle Construction Materials Incorporated, a worldwide leading diversified manufacturer of premium building products and related technology has an opening for a Distribution Manager, at its Franklin Park, IL Hunter Panels location.  This position provides managerial support for Shipping, Warehouse and Finished Goods activities.Manage an in-house fleet along with complying with all DOT regulations. Negotiate outside carrier rate contracts. Must have Microsoft Office, Math skills and SAP knowledge along with the ability to interact with all levels of people, including sales, vendors and freight carriers.

Primary Job Responsibilities:

  • Oversee all operations of both the Warehouse and Shipping Department.
  • Responsible for the Finished Goods Inventory
  • Manage in-house fleet and complying with all DOT regulations.
  • Attend/Lead various meetings including, but not limited to, Safety, Operations, Scheduling and Departmental.
  • Perform Daily, Weekly and Monthly Cycle Counts
  • Manage Cross-Training for Department
  • Performance Management
  • Manage outside carrier shipping costs

Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in business or related field
  • 5 + years of experience in a management role in logistics, inventory control, or a lean manufacturing environment
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Demonstrated ability to coach, develop and train a team
  • Create a safety and quality focused culture
  • Experience with WMS preferably SAP
  • Knowledge and understanding of lean principles

Carlisle Construction Materials Incorporated offers acompetitive benefits package which includes 401k, medical/dental/prescriptiondrug, life insurance, flex spending, holiday and vacation pay.