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C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc. Slotting Optimization Manager in Houston, Texas

About Our Company

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

The Manager of Slotting Efficiency and Maintenance will work closely with the Regional Operational Leadership team to align goals and objectives with the slotting team in order to support each Distribution Center in the region. This role will drive routine, standardized slotting practices and efficiencies in your region's distributions centers through empowering and building capability in the Slotting Optimization Analysts and the Slotters. This role will facilitate and coach Analysts and Slotters in the design of a future state slotting plan; this will include a re-profiling plan, reserve and capacity modeling, and understanding impact to key operational productivity metrics.

Job Description

Description

  • Work closely with the Regional Operational Leadership team to align goals and objectives with the slotting team in order to support each DC in the region.

  • Build capability in and improve effectiveness of Slotting Efficiency Analysts and lotters. Weekly/Monthly coaching with Analysts and Slotters to coach, prioritize, and follow up on actions to drive slotting efficiency and capacity improvement initiatives.

  • Standardize tools, templates and reporting metrics to improve and monitor slotting effectiveness and its overall impact on operational efficiency by site and region.

  • Plan and execute effective racking and slotting projects to support business changes and medium to large scale efficiency or compliance projects. Effective resource planning within the region to support all Operational leadership (customers).

  • Travel Required:Yes

Environment

  • Office : Office Temperature (65F to 75F)

  • Warehouse : Freezer (-20F to 0F)

  • Warehouse : Perishable Warehouse (28F to 60F)

  • Warehouse : Grocery Warehouse (50F to 90F)

Skills

  • Specialized Knowledge : Analyzing and understanding of complex distribution centers, reading and dissecting facility CAD drawings, development of facility design concepts, project management, compiling and presenting professional materials for executive review.

  • Special Skills : Advanced Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Access, Data Mining, and intermediate to advanced SQL query development and/or other relevant applications experience. Good decision-making and problem solving skills with the ability to work through situational issues at the strategic and tactical levels; coaching the team along the way.

  • Physical abilities: : Ability to work on your feet for hours at a time in a Warehouse environment at various temperature ranges (ambient, 100F, down to freezer at -20F.)

  • Other: :

Years Of Experience

  • 5-7 : Preferred experience in Facility Planning, Supply Chain, Operations, Procurement, Finance, Analytics or equivalent

Qualifications

Bachelor's Degree - Operations & Supply Chain Management

Shift

1st Shift (United States of America)

Company

C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc.

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.

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