Shipping and Warehouse Manager

Open Position: Shipping & Warehouse Manager

Location: Richmond, Virginia
Posted Date: July 8, 2019

Job Summary: 

AMF Bakery Systems is seeking a driven builder and change-agent to maintain and manage Inventory Control using ERP/Microsoft 365.

How You Will Impact AMF (included, but not limited to): 

  • Maintain and manage Inventory Control using ERP/Microsoft 365.
  • Implement and enforce shipping policies and procedures as it relates to quality and delivery.
  • Create, Maintain and manage the shipping schedule.
  • Schedule and balance team to ensure proper staffing for peaks in shipping and peaks in receiving.
  • Oversee and coordinate incoming shipments; set up picking and staging areas for multiple lines of business.
  • Ensure timely inspection and return of parts not meeting AMF Quality standards.
  • Drive targeted, sustainable improvements in Quality, Delivery, Cost and Innovation.
  • Create a sense of urgency, cultural commitment, and excitement at all levels of the department utilizing continuous improvement/problem solving and mentoring the shipping and warehouse team.
  • Train team in all shipping and warehouse functions, including International shipments.
  • Respond to departmental inquiries and complaints.
  • Maintain and drive a safe and secure working environment.

Competencies (included, but not limited to):

  • A “builder” and change agent who will challenge current thinking, not a “caretaker”. Proven change management experience and skills.
  • Strong strategic and “Growth” mindset with the ability to execute “hands on” at the tactical level.
  • Track record of delivering results in a high paced and constantly changing environment.
  • Strong analytical and critical thinking capabilities, sound judgement coupled with effective decision making skills.
  • Excellent organizational skills with the ability to manage multiple tasks and projects simultaneously while meeting challenging deadlines.
  • Strong work ethic with a high degree of self-motivation and the ability to work independently.

Required Skills (included, but not limited to): 

  • BS or BA Degree in Business or combination of related work and education.
  • of 10 years of rapidly increasing responsibilities and internal promotions.
  • Prefer Experience in best-in-class manufacturing companies recognized for their strong continuous improvement (CI) culture.
  • Must have experience in ERP systems, preferably Microsoft 365
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal

Please submit resumes to AMF Recruiting.