Vice-President of Supply Chain

Location: Dallas, TX
Date Posted: 09-27-2018
Vice President of Supply Chain- Dallas, TX- Retail chain
High-growth retail chain based in DFW area seeks experience VP of Supply Chain. This role supervises the entire distribution/supply network including procurement and overseeing the warehouse.

Job Summary 
Responsible to support all distribution areas including inventory management, order fulfillment, product sourcing, R&D, vendor negotiations, commodity and buying optimization, freight optimization, cost containment and supplier relations.  Leads the Warehouse/Distribution Team in facilitating the processes required that allow us to achieve the financial and strategic growth objectives of the brand.

Job Responsibilities
  • Source and maintain standard products required to execute the franchise model.
  • Arrange for the warehousing and distribution of those products throughout the system.
  • Evaluate and make a recommendation to the Board on the optimal distribution structure required to support the enterprises growth objectives.
  • Structure must meet company & franchisee profitability objectives.
  • Working together with Finance and our Technology Partners, implement and maintain an ERP solution that will allow us to manage inventory and enhance the service nature and profitability of the business.
  • Work in concert with the senior management to source and stock products to support new rollouts, retail products, furniture and fixtures and whatever else deemed necessary.
  • All negotiations to ensure the seamless availability of all standard products with primary and secondary providers.
  • Continue the development of Distribution to emulate the culture and service mentality of the enterprise.
 
 Skills and Knowledge Requirements
  • Has extensive knowledge of distribution principles
  • Understands changing market dynamics and prepares the company by developing and implementing strategies to meet the changes
  • Displays excellent project management abilities
  • Possesses exceptional verbal and written communication skills as well as strong presentation abilities
  • Has the ability to motivate and inspire
  • Adjusts to change smoothly and rapidly
  • Exhibits superior organizational skills and strategic planning abilities
  • Has strong interpersonal skills as well as negotiation and persuasion abilities
  • Possesses excellent time management skills and the ability to multi-task effectively
  • Shows strong leadership skills
  • 10+ years of successful distribution experience
Compensation

Base salary of $180,000- 210,000(depending on experience)
Annual Bonus of $75,000+/-
100% company paid health insurance
 
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