Geodis, USA

Operations Director – Jacksonville – USA

Job Overview

About the role

  • Communicates best practices nation wide
  • Initiates process improvement teams
  • Confers with customers and representatives of associated industries to evaluate and promote improved and expanded services in the area
  • Develops plans for efficient use of materials, equipment, and employee resources
  • Reviews costs and makes changes/recommendations to maintain and enhance profitable operation of division
  • Directs preparation of accounting records, recommends budgets to management, ensures budget numbers are met
  • Communicates KPI’s weekly, monthly, and quarterly
  • Participates in company marketing and sales efforts
  • Ensures ISO compliance for assigned facilities
  • Ensures assigned facilities have the resources necessary to meet company goals and objectives
  • Manages Operations Senior Managers, Managers and/or Account Managers within assigned facilities and is responsible for the overall direction, coordination, and evaluation of assigned accounts/campuses.
  • Interviews, hires, and trains employees
  • Plans, assigns, and directs work; appraises performance; rewards and disciplines; addresses complaints and resolves problems

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree from a 4-year college or university
  • Master’s degree preferred
  • Minimum 7 to 10 years related experience and/or training; or an equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Experience and/or knowledge of storage and shipment of food grade items preferred
  • Experience with both inbound and outbound international shipments preferred
  • Knowledge of labour management systems

Benefits

We are committed to developing and retaining the best talent in the business and provide benefits that support the success of our GEODIANS.

  • Health, dental, and vision insurance after 30 days of employment
  • 401k match
  • Employee discounts
  • Access to employee perks like fitness class discounts and free access to a relaxation and meditation app
  • Paid maternity and paternity leave
  • Free financial wellness programs
  • Day-care discount program
  • Free telemedical access to doctors and therapists through FirstStop Health
  • Hybrid and flexible workplace – our teammates work from home at least a couple days a week.
  • Opportunities to volunteer and give back to your community
  • Access to career development, employee resource groups, and mentorship programs

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