C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc. Supervisor Inbound Logistics in Keene, New Hampshire

Company Overview

C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc. , based in Keene, NH, is the largest wholesale grocery supply company in the U.S. and the industry leader in supply chain innovation. Founded in 1918 as a supplier to independent grocery stores, C&S now services customers of all sizes, supplying more than 6,000 independent supermarkets, chain stores, military bases, and institutions with over 150,000 different products. At C&S, We Select the Best® – those with the motivation, pride, and drive to succeed in our fast-paced world.

Working Safely is a Condition of Employment at C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc. C&S Wholesale Grocers is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, and considers qualified applicants without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.

Position Overview

As an Inbound Logistics Supervisor , you will lead the team and function of inbound scheduling as part of the S&OE team. This role is responsible for the coordination and execution of the scheduling operations, including supervisory oversight of scheduling associates, maintenance and enhancements to scheduling system settings, optimization of warehouse schedules, along with consistency in scheduling processes. You will interact and collaborate daily with procurement teams, S&OE team, warehouse teams, Directors and VP’s. You will also be responsible for the continuous development and training of scheduling associates, inclusive of managing the schedule to meet company needs.

Responsibilities

  • Lead a staff of Schedulers, including new team members and buyer’s assistants (as needed), who handle inbound appointment scheduling, transfers, and other network moves.

  • Manage associates schedules, workloads, projects, and coverage to meet all business needs

  • Own and drive efficiencies by utilizing the scheduling system, its settings, and data to make decisions which create optimized schedules for the buying team, warehouses, and manufacturers/carriers.

  • Responsible for utilization of scheduling reporting and analytics to drive strategic decisions and improvements around scheduling processes and system settings

  • Develop and manage best in class processes around inbound scheduling to be consistent across all teams, GL’s, and carriers/manufacturers

  • Set and communicate direction in a timely manner, both verbally and written, with all levels of management within Procurement and Facility Operations to ensure timely execution in all areas of inbound logistics.

  • Lead a variety of projects related to inbound logistics in conjunction with OTIF initiatives, SPP initiatives, warehouse concerns, and the S&OE team.

  • Traveling of 10% or less required.

  • Occasional overtime and or weekend coverage may be needed to assist with seasonal volume, storm recovery, service level recovery, absences, vacation coverage or additional training.

Qualifications

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree

  • Advanced Excel skills; Teradata experience; Strong analytical abilities

  • Two or more years' experience in Warehouse Operations, Transportation, Logistics and/or Procurement experience

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Ability to manage cross functional teams and projects with competing priorities

  • Ability to build a team atmosphere, and grow and develop associates

  • Ability to think big and drive change

Requisition ID 9710

Company C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc.

Category Procurement

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