To obtain a position as a Distribution Manager that utilizes my 7 years of distribution and logistics management experience, my experience founding and managing a small business, and my bachelor’s degree in business administration.
Experience with successfully managing all aspects of a large distribution center including implementing automated distribution systems; selecting, managing and training staff; developing and managing the departmental budget; establishing and monitoring productivity goals; and leading cross-functional teams on key projects. Have designed the layout, organization, processes, and procedures for a distribution facility. Proven leadership skills gained from managing a large distribution center as well as founding and managing a multi-million dollar business.
General Manager, Distribution
ABC Companies, Any City, Any State, 1989 – 1999.
Reporting to the Executive Vice President of Operations, responsible for managing all aspects of operations for a 270,000 SF distribution center with a 94-person staff and a $3.4 million budget.
Processed 8 million units annually while managing 5,700 SKUs to supply appropriate product to over 500 different locations during off-peak times and 750 locations during peak times.
Developed operating budget for Distribution Center based on detailed forecasts and managed Distribution Center to operate effectively within the operating budget.
Reduced Distribution Center expenses by more than $1.5 million, a 30% reduction, over a 2-year period while maintaining productivity levels, service quality, and inventory accuracy.
Founder and President
XYZ, Inc., Any City, Any State, 1982 – 1989.
Founded and led a 14-employee company generating a peak of $4.7
million in annual sales.
Responsible for residential construction projects for over 150 new single-family homes.
Managed the complete project including bidding, design, scheduling, purchasing, subcontracting, and customer service.
Scheduled subcontractor activities and oversaw multiple subcontractors to ensure construction projects were completed on time and within budget.
Any University, Any City, Any State
Bachelor of Arts, Business Administration