Picking Supervisor

Southaven, Mississippi, United States Full-time

The Home Décor Companies, THDC a leading provider of moderately priced home décor products to mass, home improvement, discount and specialty retailers in North America.  We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Picking Supervisor based in our Southaven, MS facility, with approximately 500,000 square feet and shipping more than $500M annually. You will manage the day-to-day operation in a fast paced picking department.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Determine the daily/weekly workload & make plans to accomplish work load requirements to meet internal & external customers.
  • Meet customer requirements for on time shipping.
  • Work with Senior Management and IT on finding ways to more efficiently operate the department.
  • Work closely with the Sales and Sales Support on customer service related issues.
  • Identify and implement a cost effective packing solution when necessary for bulk items that ship via Ecommerce.
  • Closely monitor employee productivity and accuracy rates to ensure standards are met.
  • Implement Action plans when goals are not met.
  • Monitor daily/weekly sku velocity to determine the proper size locations that are used to maximize space in the current foot print.
  • Ensure all Scanners are tracked in & out on a daily basis.

Qualifications:

  • Prior warehouse supervision experience; WMS experience is preferred.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint).
  • Working knowledge of lean, Six Sigma & the ability to use metrics to manage an area, department and shift.
  • A team player who is professional, with demonstrated leadership skills to influence the department and implement and manage change.
  • Ability to plan, organize and manage multiple priorities.
  • Strong organizational, analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Formulates effective goal-setting and develops employees.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Knowledge of 6S, visual Management
  • 2-4 years’ experience in a relevant field
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent preferred
  • Ability to work unscheduled overtime
  • Solid leadership skills with a track record of developing individuals and teams
  • Ability to take imitative and lead change
  • Ambition, a strong work ethic and a eagerness to learn
  • Must have effective time management skills and the ability to handle multiple requests
  • Must have clear and effective communication skills (written and verbal( in a cross functional environment

This job is performed in both an office environment and a non-air-conditioned warehouse.

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