Senior Manager, Logistics – Asia North & Global Distribution Centre - DFS2231749 in Hong Kong at DFS

Date Posted: 7/30/2019

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Job Description

The incumbent is primarily responsible for managing the Distribution Center to achieve best practice and implementation of warehouse improvement and productivity plans.

Key Responsibilities:
- Manage distribution center production, control service levels and performance within budget - Ensure safe, clean and efficient operation of the distribution center. - Direct the operations of the distribution center personnel to achieve prescribed objectives - Maintain effective communications with stakeholders to manage inventory levels and distribution services for stores in all divisions. - Develop programs and oversee its implementation assure the safety of all personnel, equipment and property - Lead continuous improvement efforts by championing innovation to digitize current solutions and process with input from key stakeholders - Review and Update Logistics Procedure Manual as and when required - Work with HR in organizing training to logistics team - Apply sound communication and motivational techniques in supervising, counseling and disciplining subordinates - Manage internal system and procedures audits periodically - Plan and Execute for any system transformation - Assure the accurate and timely preparation, processing, distribution and retention of all necessary reports regarding distribution center operations - Plan and Execute multiple business plans and projects to support company growth - Promote and Support company policies, mission, values and standard of ethics and integrity by training and providing direction to the team in their use and application with compliance - Perform any other duties as directed by management - Assist Director, Logistics to establish annual logistics goals and operating budgets - Deputize the Director, Logistics when she / he is out of the office

Key Requirements:
- Undergraduate Degree with Master’s in Supply Chain / Logistics / Business or related field preferred - 10 years in supply chain / logistics experience or above and at least 5 years’ experience in managerial position - Experience with global ERP implementation - Experience in negotiating and managing 3rd party suppliers - Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills are required - Strong negotiation and organizing skills with ability to communicate effectively - Fluency in both written and spoken English, Cantonese, preferably with Putonghua - Occasionally travel is required