Newell Brands Distribution Supervisor- Pure Fishing in Kansas City, Missouri

Position Title: Distribution Supervisor

Reports to: Distribution Supervisor II

Location: Kansas City, MO

Shift: Monday-Thursday 5:00p.m.- 3:30a.m.

Job Summary:

Assists in the management of the Kansas City Distribution Center, as well as, supervision of shift operations to ensure productive, efficient, timely, and accurate performance. Responsible for the development and maintenance of processes that ensure operational efficiency, and provide superior service to Pure Fishing customers.

Job Duties:

  • Directlysupervises and oversees the day-to-day operations of a group of coworkers,including seasonal workers as required, to ensure safe, efficient, andeffective use of personnel and equipment.

  • Maintainsappropriate records and prepares reports as necessary.

  • Develops,recommends, and implements improvements in current processes and systems tomaximize productivity and customer service.

  • Mayoversee the completion of projects including planning; delegation of duties,monitoring and reviewing progress and accuracy of work; evaluating results,etc.

  • Communicateson a regular basis with leads, warehouse staff, and management to ensureachievement of corporate and department objectives.

  • Develops,coaches, and mentors subordinate staff and utilizes corrective action asnecessary. Responsible for ensuring all coworkers are properly trainedregarding but not limited to ISO and safety policies.

  • Conductsperformance reviews; recommends salary adjustments; schedules and approvesovertime.

  • Estimatespersonnel needs and ensures adequate staffing in order to meet organizationaland departmental expectations.

  • Ensuresmaintenance of equipment and a safe, clean work environment.

  • Schedules orders within thesystem as required to ensure a smooth and efficient process flow.

  • Assists distributionmanager with additional responsibilities as identified by manager.

  • Other Duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • HighSchool Diploma/GED required; some college preferred

  • Min3-5 years mgmt exp of 20+ coworkers, multiple teams, and hourly staff.

  • Experiencein leading high performance teams to improve process, drive quality, andimprove fiscal performance.

  • Changemanagement exp and demonstrated ability to effectively drive processimprovements.

  • Previouslogistics experience is preferred and helpful.

  • SAPand PC experience required.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Demonstratedleadership skills; ability to work independently.

  • Strongcommunication and interpersonal skills.

  • Strongleadership, organizational and planning skills; ability to execute.

  • Problemsolving and analytical ability; Multi tasking.

  • Commitmentand energy level to drive process improvements.

Newell Brands (NYSE: NWL) is a leading global consumer goods company with a strong portfolio of well-known brands, including Paper Mate, Sharpie, Dymo, EXPO, Parker, Elmers, Coleman, Jostens, Marmot, Rawlings, Oster, Sunbeam, FoodSaver, Mr. Coffee, Rubbermaid Commercial Products, Graco, Baby Jogger, NUK, Calphalon, Rubbermaid, Contigo, First Alert, Waddington and Yankee Candle. For hundreds of millions of consumers, Newell Brands makes life better every day, where they live, learn, work and play. Newell Brands and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers and comply with applicable employment laws. EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled are encouraged to apply.