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Posted August 18th

Distribution Manager

Savannah, Georgia

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Republic National Distributing Company

Industry

Distributor

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Posted August 18th

Distribution Manager

Savannah, Georgia

Function

Operations

Experience

Other

Type

Other

Overview

Plan, direct, or coordinate the storage or distribution operations within an organization or the activities of organizations that are engaged in storing or distributing materials or products.

Responsibilities

• Prepare and manage departmental budgets.
• Supervise the activities of workers engaged in receiving, storing, testing, and shipping products or materials.
• Interview, select, and train warehouse and supervisory personnel.
• Plan, develop, or implement warehouse safety and security programs and activities.
• Prepare or direct preparation of correspondence, reports, and operations, maintenance, and safety manuals.
• Issue shipping instructions and provide routing information to ensure that delivery times and locations are coordinated.
• Confer with department heads to coordinate warehouse activities, such as production, sales, records control, or purchasing.
• Review invoices, work orders, consumption reports, or demand forecasts to estimate peak delivery periods and to issue work assignments.
• Inspect physical conditions of warehouses, vehicle fleets, or equipment and order testing, maintenance, repairs, or replacements.
• Schedule or monitor air or surface pickup, delivery, or distribution of products or materials.

Qualifications

Bachelor's degree from a four-year college or university or equivalent preferred; five or more years related experience, of which three to five years previous distribution, transportation and/or warehouse management and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.