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General Manager in Dallas, TX at Sears Logistics

Date Posted: 11/30/2018

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    710 Belleview Street
    Dallas, TX
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Job Description

Req/Job ID: 961824BR
Employing Entity: Sears Logistics Services, LLC.
Employment Category: Regular, Full-time
Job Function: Distribution/Logistics/Warehouse
Store ID: 45438: SLS Dallas LSC

Responsible for the implementation and administration of both company and facility strategies within the Logistic Network. Directs and oversees the maintenance, operations, costs, and personnel of a distribution center. Ensures the distribution center operates in an efficient manner and merchandise is delivered to stores in a timely and cost effective manner.

Job Requirements

•Ensures stores are supplied with ordered merchandise in a timely efficient manner. Establishes productivity goals and oversees and ensures goals are adhered to.
•Monitors and enforces cost control methods in order to ensure resources are used efficiently and expenses are controlled. Reviews cash reports and expenditures to ensure company procedures and guidelines are adhered to.
•Monitors operations in order to ensure optimum productivity levels are maintained in delivering merchandise to stores.
•Hires, orients, trains, mentors, evaluates, recommends pay increases and develops associates whose work is considered professional, administrative or clerical. When necessary, carries out disciplinary actions or recommends termination of employment.
•Establishes and maintains staffing plans that support anticipated volume fluctuations.
•Develops managers to fill Assistant General Manager and General Manager roles in other Sears Holdings formats.
•Responsible for developing a sound business plan which will drive year over year performance improvement in all functional departments.
•Establishes sound process improvement initiatives that drive year over year improvement.
•Oversees and monitors facility maintenance; ensures building, grounds, and equipment are functioning and downtime is minimized. Oversees, administers, monitors, and enforces compliance with environmental and safety programs. Notifies appropriate personnel of noncompliance.
•Monitors, oversees, and administers the loss prevention program, ensuring asset loss is minimized in order to control costs.
•Manages the development, implementation and administration of operational policies, programs and systems within functional area. Establishes methods and procedures for departmental work activities; identifies and resolves operational problems; and communicates expertise and approvals concerning departmental activities.
•Ability to physically access all areas of working environment that he/she is responsible for to observe operations, observe associates, instruct in methods of operation, and assess needs. KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED TO PERFORM ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS
•Strong knowledge of distribution center practices and procedures. Education/Training
•High school diploma or equivalent required.
•Bachelor's degree in Business Administration or Logistics preferred. Experience
•Minimum of ten (10) years warehouse management, distribution center management, operations management experience or equivalent. Role specific abilities/skills
•Strong administrative, organizational, managerial and communication skills.
•Analytical ability necessary to gather and interpret data, and develop, recommend, implement solutions.