Ryder System General Manager - Distribution in Hutchins, Texas

Position Description

As a Distribution Center General Manager, you will provide strategic direction for all warehousing activities associated with shipping, receiving, warehousing and inventory managementin our Hutchins, TX distribution center. You will set objectives, goals, strategies and measures, will plan for continuous improvement and create new and innovative strategies necessary to consistently meet our customer's expectations. Other responsibilities include leading the development of a high performance work environment and budget activities, including full P &L responsibility and serving as a liaison to business units, functional areas and internal and external business partners.

Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Business Logistics or Transportation or eight years equivalent work experience is required

  • A minimum of 7 (seven) years logistics (or materials) and transportation experience with a major carrier, dedicated contract or shipper is required

  • A minimum of 3 (three) years of supervisory experience is required

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • The candidate must possess demonstrated experience in developing complete logistics product plans and their implementation, project management, facilitation, and communication skills

  • Knowledge of shipping and receiving preferred

Responsibilities

Duties of this position include but are not limited to:

  • Management of one or more customer accounts, lifecycle, and extending existing products where feasible, safety issues, profit and loss responsibility, directing the assessment, development, launch and continuous improvement activities related to specific business or product category and day-to-day customer interface and operation of on-site manager

  • Supervision, development, and performance management of assigned employees and the maintenance of a positive employee relations environment at assigned locations

Ryder is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

Requisition ID 2018-57677

Category Logistics/Distribution/Transportation Management

Employment Type Regular - Full Time (4)

Travel Requirements 10-20%

Position Code 2178