Saturday , February 24 2024

Adidas Hiring – Operations Manager

Website Adidas

Job Description:

The Operations Manager (night shift) is a member of the leadership team responsible for managing adidas’ newest ecommerce and retail distribution center (DC) in Wilkes-Barre. We are looking for a smart, analytical, and innovative leader who can help support ecommerce and retail operations in a scalable way that will support rapid growth as well as our long-term business strategy. This position offers an opportunity to make a significant impact on adidas’ fastest growing channel and market. The Operations Manager will lead a night shift and work to continuously optimize our DC operations by engaging with various stakeholders to improve metrics, refine processes, remove waste from operations and lead a team of people to excellence.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Hire, train, and manage DC management team and associates
  • Maintain full working knowledge of the WCS and WMS platforms and provide guidance and support to the operations and IT staff as needed
  • Report on operations metrics to evaluate DC performance in productivity, quality, safety, and other KPIs
  • Manage the collection, reporting and feedback regarding operations functions using SAP, Excel, queries and WMS reporting
  • Manage all DC operations and be accountable for achieving all productivity and quality targets
  • Develop and manage scalable internal SOPs and training, as well as external-facing documentation and messaging
  • Maintain all OSHA safety standards including all reporting of accidents, injuries, damages, and potential threats to safety

Job Requirements:

  • Good interpersonal and communication skills, both oral and written, with ability to effectively and efficiently interact with associates and senior DC leadership team
  • Strong analytical and data manipulation skills. Proficient use of Microsoft office applications (Prefer Intermediate Excel skills)
  • Ability to accept and meet critical deadlines with good planning and organization skills
  • Regularly required to talk or hear; stand or walk; use fingers, hands and arms to feel, handle, grip, grasp, lift, push and pull for up to tweleve (12) hours/day
  • Experience operating in high-volume ecommerce operations with direct ownership of end user consumer experience
  • Ability to walk and stand extensively on hard surfaces
  • Effective leader that can lead a team of supervisors that may have limited people management experience
  • Ability to bridge strategic, tactical and operational business concepts and developments by applying an end-to-end Global mindset
  • Able to work in a warehouse environment
  • Able to reliably attend work/scheduled hours

Qualification & Experience:

  • Prefer Master’s degree and 3 or more years of related industry experience, preferably in retail specific distribution
  • Strong experience with managing complex ecommerce Distribution Center operations and leading process improvement projects
  • Minimum of Bachelor’s degree and 4 or more years of related industry experience

Job Details:

Company: Adidas

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Wilkes Barre, PA, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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