Distribution Center Manager
Also referred to as: Distribution Center Manager, Distribution Center Operations Manager
Requirements and Responsibilities
Manages daily activities of a centralized distribution center. Monitors inventory levels to manage expenses, minimize loss, and maximize revenue. Ensures that goods are dispatched on time to the appropriate destinations and in the expected quantities. May be responsible for evaluating freight services, negotiating contracts, and managing relationships with chosen vendors. May require a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a head of a unit/department. Manages subordinate staff in the day-to-day performance of their jobs. True first level manager. Ensures that project/department milestones/goals are met and adhering to approved budgets. Has full authority for personnel actions. Extensive knowledge of department processes. Typically requires 5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. 1 to 3 years supervisory experience may be required.
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Level of Education:  Distribution Center Manager Salaries with a High School Diploma or Technical Certificate, Distribution Center Manager Salaries with an Associate's Degree, Distribution Center Manager Salaries with a Bachelor's Degree, Distribution Center Manager Salaries with a Master's Degree or MBA, Distribution Center Manager Salaries with a JD, MD, PhD or Equivalent
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