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SGS Distribution Lead North

Company: J.R. Simplot
Location: Boise
Posted on: April 3, 2024

Job Description:

The J.R. Simplot Company is a diverse, privately held organization, with roots firmly planted in agriculture and agriculture-related businesses. We are a true farm-to-table company with operations that touch every aspect of agriculture, including seed production, farming and ranching, plant sciences, fertilizer manufacturing, food processing, commercial product development, and distribution.SummaryThe Distribution Lead will be responsible for the internal movement of inventory throughout the business unit the position is assigned. The primary focus of this position will be to proactively move product to the area of the upcoming need based on the replenishment strategy, but will also step in and help monitor/take action on the product requisitions that are being entered by the locations within the business unit. This position will work directly with procurement and the business units to ensure SGS has the right inventory in the right quantity at the right place at the right time to meet both the demand of the customer base as well as achieving the working capital and SG&A initiatives set by SGS leadership. The ideal candidate will reside within our Northern Territory - States include ND, SD, CO, KS, NE, MD, MO, IA, MN, IN, IL, OH, DE, KY, and VA.Key Responsibilities Managing a team that proactively moves inventory to the correct regional hub and/or distribution center to meet upcoming demand based on the replenishment strategy, monitoring and taking timely action on systematic order requisitions, and helping manage inventory allocations. Actively reviewing demand reports/forecasts and proactively moving inventory from distribution centers to regional hubs to meet upcoming demand Stepping in as needed to help the distribution specialists with the monitoring of product requisitions in order to keep product moving and meet the needed service level expected by the locations entering orders
Maintain constant communication with both procurement and the business units to ensure the overall strategy of both are being met by upcoming plans of the other group. This involves understanding weather events, crop shifts, supplier programs, supply constraints, potential substitute products among other details that will play an important role in determining what product is needed in what quantity in what area at any given time.Typical EducationBachelor's degree (B.A. or B.S.) from 4 year college or university, preferred in agronomy or computer science (Equivalent experience of education and experience will be considered for meeting the minimum requirements of the role).Relevant Experience5+ years related experience and/or training
Required CertificationsOther InformationDisclaimer-The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification.They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified.Job Requisition ID: 17788Travel Required: Less than 10%Location(s): Remote - USACountry: United StatesWage range or rate of pay: $60,000 - $90,000/ Annual, Plus annual incentive plan eligibility.This job is anticipated to close by March 12th.The compensation offered to the successful applicant may vary based on factors including experience, skills, education, location, and other job-related reasons.Attractive total rewards package that includes: Medical, dental, vision coverage 401(k) savings plan Paid Family Building Leave Generous Paid Time Off - Eligible employees may accrue up to 160 hours in year 1 10 Paid Holidays Education AssistanceBenefits details available at simplotbenefits.com**The J.R. Simplot Company is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, physical or mental disability, medical condition, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, marital status, or any other protected status.**Nearest Major Market: Boise
Nearest Secondary Market: Meridian

Keywords: J.R. Simplot, Boise , SGS Distribution Lead North, Professions , Boise, Idaho

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