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Shipping Manager Distribution Center in Bronx, NY at Modell’s

Date Posted: 7/21/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

If you have a passion for retail and are eager to make a difference Modell’s Sporting Goods is the place for you. We are a challenging, fast–paced and rewarding place to work. We recognize people as our most valuable asset. We are committed to proving this by Listening, Respecting and responding to the needs of our associates as well as the needs of our customers.

Responsibilities:
•Manage all shipping functions in the DC
•Interact with dispatch drivers for daily deliveries
•Open and close the building as needed
•Setup NIC-System for daily shipping and loading
•Organize trailers for loading, laydown area for staging and non-conveyable for sorting
•Ensure the loading of trailers in neat and orderly fashion, utilizing the maximum cube per trailer
•Ensure the accuracy and quality of pre-loads and the flow of merchandise at the shipping system
•Ensure proper staffing levels and direct work assignments accordingly
•Conduct daily start-up meetings and promote the company’s core values
•Control department payroll and reduce operating expenses and overtime costs by monitoring productivity
•Training and development of associates, including performance reviews
•Ensure associates are using proper material handling procedures and safe work methods
•Establish open lines of communication and maintain ongoing personal interaction with associates
•Interact with 3rd Party carriers and Transportation Department to ensure accurate and timely pick up and store deliveries
•Provide back-up support for other management team members
•Assist with special projects in all areas of the Distribution center
•Maintain the accuracy and quality of loads
•Maintain the flow of merchandise at the shipping system and minimize system down time
•Maintain data integrity and reduce OS & D’s
•Manage department payroll and reduce expenses and overtime costs
•Maintain and promote ethical business standards
•Ensure a clean and safe work environment for our associates
•Enforce Loss Prevention procedures and safeguard company assets

Requirements:
•Minimum 5 years of experience in a shipping environment, preferably retail distribution
•Computer literate
•Able to communicate effectively with all levels of employee
•Flexible to work outside regular work schedule
•Bilingual preferred but not required

Benefits:
Our benefits package includes Medical, Dental, and Pension Plans, 401K, Life Insurance, LTP, a Vision-care plan, discounts on store merchandise and more.