The Everest Group

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  Angeles, CA
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Inventory Control Manager


Our client, Nike, is an innovative, $25B, internationally recognized, Fortune 200 apparel company with an extensive supply chain, international and domestic transportation, and retail network. . They are seeking a Distribution Center Area Manager for their Memphis distribution center.

As an Inventory Control Manager you will: 
• Lead and influence the input/output of 7-100 employees' production. 
• You will actively listen and address employees' concerns. 
• You’ll work in harmony with the Flow Support Center in order to make the best business decisions. 
• You’ll process multiple demands to maximize Distribution Center's output. 
• You’ll conduct follow up meetings and be pro-active in assessing the quality of work performed by employees. 
• You’ll provide your team with proper procedures and resources needed to attain results. 
• You will manage your departmental budget; update Production/Status Report daily. 
• Monitor, review and research Kronos and Control Plus reports daily to assure the accuracy of your team production records and paychecks. 
• Maintain high level of floor presence in order to direct the flow of work and make the necessary movement of the team. 
• You’ll counsel employees on conflicting issues while interacting with HR for best solutions and documenting results. 
• Also you’ll attend workflow meetings to plan strategy, discuss pertinent information and share best practices with teammates.

Memphis, TN

• Requires a Bachelor’s degree or a related discipline and at least 3 years management experience in a distribution or manufacturing environment; or an additional 2 years in lieu of a degree.
• 3 plus years of experience managing employees required
• Working knowledge of automated distribution systems, departmental budgets, and ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously.
• PC skills required, experience with Excel, Word, SAP, DCMS and Kronos would be a plus.
• Project management skills preferred.
• Strong decision-making and problem-solving skills, attentive to details, work well under pressure and able to meet deadlines required.
• Must possess demonstrated ability to work as a team member, handle confidential matters in a professional manner, and lead and influence others to accomplish operational objectives.
• Must possess excellent written and verbal skills, ability to embrace and promote others' ideas, motivate employees, build and maintain working relationships and stay focused.
• Must understand and foster a diverse workforce.
• Able to work overtime with little or no notice before or after scheduled shift.
• Must have ability to access all areas of the warehouse and be able to lift up to 50 lbs

• Competitive Executive Base and Bonus Program