Chief Operations Officer


Birmingham AL


Industry 1: Furniture
Industry 2: Textiles
Industry 3: Consumer Goods

Job ID: EB-7175197205
Category: Consumer Products
Location: Birmingham, AL

Our client, a premier manufacturer in the furniture space, is seeking a Chief Operations Officer to oversee their expanding operations due to acquisitions and organic growth. They will oversee and drive efficiencies in manufacturing- cut and sew and upholstery, supply chain, inventory replenishment, S&OP, facilities maintenance, quality assurance and distribution/logistics.

This is a great opportunity to be a key member of the leadership team for a growing company with a strong culture offering lucrative short and long-term incentives!

Ideal candidates will have:

  • Bachelor’s Degree and 10+ years of progressively responsible leadership experience for a large-scale multi-site operations department
  • International experience working with oversees suppliers within the furniture or similar industry
  • Experience leading distribution operations
  • Competency in Sales & Operations Planning
  • Strong understanding and proven application of Lean methodology to deliver efficiencies and savings
  • Strong leadership skills to manage an experienced and growing functional leadership team
  • Demonstrated knowledge of key operations metrics and financial analysis

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