VP of Operations

Newark, NJ Job ID: 10533 Job Category: Consumer Products

Job ID: EB-1199808192
Category: Consumer Products
Location: Salt Lake City, UT

Our client, an exciting consumer goods company in the home décor space, is growing at a fast pace and is seeking a dynamic, process-driven VP of Operations to ensure optimal productivity, operational excellence, customer satisfaction, and long-term growth. This is a great opportunity to oversee all aspects of Operations including forecasting, production, supply chain, logistics, shipping and distribution, while making an impact on this company’s continued market achievements and sharing in their financial success!

Responsibilities include:

• Overall operational performance of multiple partner distribution and warehousing sites
• Establish and maintain business objectives for short and long-range plans
• Maximize operational efficiency and improve operational performance
• Develop logistical operation plans for improving the profitability of the company
• Evaluate locations for new warehouses or distribution networks
• Develop and implement cost saving measures; maximize profitability by optimizing service and inventory management efficiency

Ideal candidates will have:

• Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Logistics, or related field, and 10+ years of experience in operations management within manufacturing and distribution, with multiple location responsibility
• 3PL experience
• Successful track record of starting up and managing new distribution partner sites
• Experience in Ecommerce and drop ship model
• Experience managing P&L or Cost Center control
• Strong background in S&OP