Job Description

Distribution Supervisor

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Company: Michael Page
Contract: PERM
Location: Louisville, United States

  • Great Opportunity to Join a Leader in Healthcare Distribution
  • Client is Actively Hiring for the Role

About Our Client

Our client is a recognized logistics and supply chain company.

Job Description

MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.


  • Collaborates with Industrial Engineering to develop new operating processes and set compliance standards.
  • Monitors compliance of operational processes to ensure performance standards are maintained.
  • Reviews existing processes to identify inefficiencies and cost reduction opportunities.
  • Evaluates quality goals to develop process improvements and increase quality levels.
  • Reviews contracts with clients to establish inventory control standards and practices for performance management.
  • Performs periodic physical inventory audits to validate inventory status.
  • Prepares inventory-based reports to document inventory status and utilize for analysis.
  • Monitors inventory levels to prevent inventory shrinkages and reduce financial losses.
  • Researches inventory discrepancies to identify root causes and develop process improvements.
  • Acts as customer liaison within SCS to assist with new account implementation, customer service, problem resolution, and tracking of customer activity.
  • Participates in customer meetings and quarterly business reviews to provide information on productivity and performance.
  • Leverages knowledge of customers' business to identify new business development opportunities for SCS.
  • Manages workload by delegating, prioritizing, and researching to ensure customer deadlines and contract requirements are completed.
  • Conducts daily performance tracking to monitor compliance status and provide feedback to management and floor level employees.
  • Monitors validity of distribution operations reports to ensure accuracy, customer satisfaction, and overall efficiency.
  • Creates and manages account-specific required reports to provide timely and accurate information and meet performance standards.
  • Develops corrective action plans to address deficient areas identified from performance reports.

The Successful Applicant

  • Previous experience as a warehouse supervisor or a similar management position.
  • Strong working knowledge of warehouse operations and management.
  • Time management skills and the ability to delegate.
  • Excellent leadership and organizational skills.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office and data entry software.
  • Problem-solving skills.

What's on Offer

  • Great opportunity to join a recognized organization
  • Paid Vacation
  • Health Insurance

More Info / Apply

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