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Distribution Center Director

Distribution Center Director

Position Type 
Full Time
Requisition ID 
2018-7095
# of Openings 
1
Job Locations 
US-GA-Savannah
Posted Date 
1/8/2018

More information about this job

Overview

We are currently seeking a Distribution Center Director in our Savannah, GA location.   The DC Director provides strategic leadership in all aspects of a Pier 1 Distribution Center by embracing change and driving results.  

Duties & Responsibilities

In this role you will oversee multiple supply chain functions, including operations, transportation, regulatory compliance, and inventory. You will also be responsible for the accuracy, quality, and timely arrival of Pier 1 Imports’ merchandise from its arrival at a domestic port to its delivery to store locations.   The position represents Pier 1 Imports with local distributors and transportation carriers in making service or transportation decisions.

 

This position is a key member of the Logistics Leadership Team with responsibilities that include leading cross functional teams, aligning business strategies with customer needs, and fostering an environment of strong business values and principles that support Pier 1’s vision. 

Education & Experience

To be considered for this role you should have:

  • Bachelor's Degree in related disciplines such as Logistics/Supply Chain, Business, Retail Management or equivalent experience.
  • 10 years experience in Distribution/Supply Chain Management.
  • Has demonstrated the ability to successfully develop talent within an organization.
  • Must be strategic and analytic, someone who can grasp complex situations and quickly develop plans to deliver results; strong business acumen.
  • Must be well versed in Supply Chain dynamics and industry best practices.
  • Must possess excellent leadership and communication skills.