Exel General Manager I--Food Warehousing & Distribution in United States

Complete financial, operational and leadership responsibility for a supply chain operation. Deliver against the financial plan. Provide leadership, focusing on Customer requirements, operational performance and a motivated workforce. Ensure succession planning and consistent global delivery of services and solutions through theExel Way methodology. Partner with Development Teams to maximize opportunistic business pursuits.

Key Accountabilities

  • Ensure Customer contract requirements are understood and utilized to meet business expectations

  • Commit to operate as an impetus for change – be proactive and creative specific to improving & optimizing changes that enhance the Customer value proposition

  • Recognize/Develop opportunities for growth

  • Demonstrate consistent awareness of the business profile as it changes and understand respective ramifications

  • Maximize the performance of the site warehouse management system to ensure:

  • Care, custody and control of Customer inventory

  • Productivity and Space utilization (efficient product placement, etc.)

  • Accuracy (to floor and Customer book)

  • Proper utilization of systems

  • Manage a safe, secure, clean and fair work environment for Associates

  • Manage and insure timely associate performance reviews, development, succession planning, on-boarding and development of the Management Team.

  • Ensure site operates to the routines outlined in the Time Allocation Matrix and SOP’s

  • Ensure company policies are communicated, administered and enforced (i.e. accounting, operational, regulatory and administrative)

  • Participate in the management, training, development of Supervisors/Managers as well as, hiring & retention of hourly and supervisory staff consistent with the site turnover objectives

  • Asset control responsibilities to ensure the Associates have required tools to achieve success against their goals

  • Maximize the performance of the site

  • Leadership, design & execution of Workshop action plans, projects and best practice sharing / implementation

  • Develop / Achieve agreed budget, revenue, profit (P&L;) for site

  • Trend & Impact analysis that leads to execution of improvement action plans regarding service levels to ensure that performance metrics to meet Customer / vendor, and Exel (Balanced Scorecard) requirements

  • Take an active role in site workload planning and volume forecasting (i.e. staffing, equipment, space)