Brownells Fulfillment Manager in Winston-Salem, North Carolina
Requisition Number: GRINN-40-FulfillM-09-2016-001
Job Title: Fulfillment Manager
Please note: This position will be located in Winston Salem
Brownells enjoys a great reputation in its industry and a great team to drive that brand, but we’re constantly growing and need passionate people like you to join our team. As a family-owned company for more than 75 years, we can’t wait to meet
you -- and your family.
Speaking of your family, they come first, and we’ll always do our best to help you spend the most time with them possible. In fact, we can prove it. We’re the proud recipients of
The Alliance of Work-Life Progress Seal of Distinction in both 2014 and 2015. We achieved this by implementing a number of employee-friendly programs including flexible work arrangements, and numerous initiatives designed to enhance the quality of
the lives of our team members and their families.
Because of our great team, we’re able to maintain a small-company feel, backed by the Midwestern values of honesty, integrity and respect, while being an internationally-recognized brand with customers in more than 60 countries worldwide.
We’re proud to be a progressive company in a traditionally conservative industry, we’re proud of our shooting heritage and we are
Serious About Firearms
Manages the receiving, handling, storing, picking, packing, and shipping activities within the warehouse to meet and/or improve established performance goals and safe operations. Improves techniques to meet production growth and profitability goals Ensure
completion of all warehouse processes. Oversee the storage and distribution operations of products and materials. Plan, develop, and implement warehouse safety and security programs and activities. Manages the activities of supervisors and/or individual contributors.
Responsible for hiring, firing, performance appraisals, and pay reviews. Broad knowledge of the field with proven leadership skills. Provides leadership for the fulfillment area.
PRIMARY DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
Responsible for warehouse performing at optimal efficiency, though planning, order management, and workload balance and scheduling.
Establishes standard operating procedures for receiving, handling, storing, and shipping products or materials
Manages workforce planning to ensure proper staffing in a productive and cost-efficient manner
Oversees maintenance of warehouse equipment, providing for both preventive maintenance programs and ensures all necessary repairs are completed
Ensures warehouse safety and compliance programs are adhered to.
Directs the day-to-day activities of fulfillment, including; order processing, shipping, receiving, maintenance, inventory control, etc.
Defines and monitors performance metrics to ensure overall performance is aligned with corporate goals and objectives.
Adheres to budget requirements
Partner with other department leaders including; compliance, supply chain, customer service, marketing, and finance to ensure achievement of business objectives
Performs facilities and process planning activities to meet business requirements and maintain continuous improvement environment
Directs fulfillment staff on daily activities
Directs team development and engagement in continuous improvement process
Identifies and addresses opportunities for personnel development of employees and encourages through coaching, mentoring and motivating team members.
Motivates and encourages a positive performance culture in the fulfillment area.
Sets, communicates and manages project expectations with team members
Partners with HR to promote programs that support overall employee engagement and effective conflict resolution.
Maintains inventory integrity both systematic and physical
Follows budget and productivity measures
Recommends equipment requirements and replacements to the Operations leadership in order to upgrade and maintain warehouse productivity and efficiency
Develops appropriate performance reporting, monitors and communicates to stakeholders.
Schedule employee training and track adherence
Education, Knowledge and Experience
BA in Business, Engineering or related field
3+ years of experience in Operations Management
Experience with Warehouse Management Systems a plus
Project Time Management
Complex Problem Solving
Abilities and Strengths
Provide Clear Instructions
Physical Hazards – Health and Safety Concerns
- General office environment