National Warehouse Manager

Vancouver Warehouse, 10 - 941 East Hastings St., Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada Req #108
Wednesday, June 8, 2022

JD Sports Canada is looking to add a full-time National Warehouse Manager who will be responsible for overseeing the opening of our new Easter Distribution Centre and overseeing that centre as well as our Western Distribution Centre. You will be a player-coach, actively working in the warehouse providing product for customers of JD Sports, size? and Livestock, while coaching and leading the team.

As the National Warehouse Manager, you will implement a distribution strategy to ensure our customers receive the highest possible service and improve our competitive advantage.

Key Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Leading and managing the performance of our warehouses with the distribution of retail and eCommerce merchandise to all warehouses, retail stores, and customers.
  • Implement and develop a distribution strategy to ensure that our warehouses are optimized to run smoothly and efficiently regardless of season, releases, or sales volumes.
  • Leading and managing the Warehouse managers to ensure all warehouses are working collaboratively.
  • Implement and develop a safety program to meet regulatory requirements to achieve “best in class” safety record.
  • Identify opportunities to improve warehouse systems and processes, and cost efficiencies.
  • Develop, track, and report on all Warehouse KPI and financial data.

Skills/Experience/Knowledge needed:

  • Minimum of 5 years proven experience in multi-channel distribution.
  • Ability to see the big picture of how to organize multiple sites for multiple brands and a variety of different types of releases.
  • Ability to manage complexity of a regional role and oversee a multi-site, nationwide distribution centre.
  • Ability to build reports for stakeholders across the business that show the efficacy of the warehouses.
  • Strong leadership ability that will build up, motivate and inspire our teams.
  • Strong communication, cross-group collaboration, and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong disciplined approach to process/project management.
  • Demonstrated ability to motivate and foster a high-performance team.

Other details

  • Pay Type Salary
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  • Vancouver Warehouse, 10 - 941 East Hastings St., Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada