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Beacon Roofing Supply, Inc.

Market Logistics Manager

Beacon Roofing Supply, Inc. - San Jose, CA

Beacon Roofing Supply, Inc. is one of the largest distributors of residential and non-residential roofing and complementary building products in North America with over $4.3B in annual sales. We currently consist over 385 locations in 48 states and 6 Canadian Provinces with more than 5,000 employees. Beacon Roofing Supply is publicly traded on the NASDAQ stock market under the symbol BECN.Beacon’s mission is to be the leading North American supplier to commercial and residential roofing and exterior building contractors through a family of long-established regional suppliers and to add value to our contractor customers' businesses, to our employees' careers, to our investors' assets, and to our suppliers' products. Our mission is underpinned by our Employer of Choice strategy which has positions us to attract, develop, engage and retain the best talent in the marketplace.Our local branches stock a comprehensive product line that caters to their markets. In addition to roofing, local product offerings can include windows, siding, decking, waterproofing and many other external building products. Our status as a leader in our industry allows us to develop strong partnerships with leading brand manufacturers and to stock an unmatched supply of the professional components necessary for the quality, timely completion of our contractor-customers projects.We provide our customers with a comprehensive array of value-added services which distinguish us from our competition. We have earned a reputation for excellent employees, professionalism and high-quality service. We believe that quality service does not end with the delivery of materials – it ends with the successful completion of the project. As a result, “partnerships” are formed between Beacon branches and our customers that go beyond the industry norm.Beacon has grown by expanding organically within existing regions and by making strategic acquisitions. Our business is well-balanced between new and re-roof applications in both residential and commercial markets.  A highly scalable platform, a proven business model, results-oriented management and a strong people-focused corporate culture give us a solid foundation for continued growth.Beacon Roofing Supply is publicly traded on the NASDAQ stock market under the symbol BECN. In June of 2006 Beacon Roofing Supply was named to the NASDAQ Global Select Market.Job PurposeThe Market Logistics Manager will provide clear directions and maps to our professional drivers across multiple locations.  Working closely with the sales personnel and customers, this position will ensure products are dispatched to customers timely and efficiently.  This position will also manage and direct drivers, share supervision duties of drivers throughout the year and communicate daily to location managers.  Approximately 20-40 trucks in the local market and $50 to $98 million in annual revenue.Duties and ResponsibilitiesResponsible for the day to day operation pertaining to the scheduling, purchasing, delivering, and dispatching of Beacon products.  This position will make judgment decisions that directly impact whether Beacon will have a financial gain or loss on each load.  This position I responsible for work load distribution of drivers and product distribution for customers.  The Centralized Dispatcher must make sound decisions to direct, re-direct, and/or stop all processes deliveries if necessary.  This position also serves as the communication post for employees, customers, and suppliers.  He/she must be customer focused, energetic, and must be able to mak sound decisions during stressful, fast paced environments.Oversees the dispatching and Fleet operations of branches in the local market to optimize delivery zones and minimize miles driven per delivery and deadhead milesDesigns and oversees Hub startup as it relates to delivery and replenishment scheduling as well as warehouse flow setup and managementEnsure 100% compliance to DOT and OSHA regulations across entire market Identifies root cause and implements corrective actions to ensure same quality of service levels at all branches to ensure transparency to customers as it relates to delivery branch location. Develop and implement market and branch level metrics scorecard for operations and fleet management Partners with Supply Chain and Branch Managers to modify inventory storage strategies to drive ‘closest Branch with inventory and capacity makes the delivery’ concept Develop plan and timeline to implement centralized dispatching in the local market Plan the routing and job scheduling of drivers to pick-up and deliver orders from/to the customerMonitor current schedule of drivers to ensure workload balance; Conduct reassignments, as necessary, in case of breakdowns or interruptionsCommunicate all relevant details of the pick-up and/or delivery to the sales personnel and or location managers and customer to ensure proper executionMonitors existing and new business processes for improvement opportunities in Safety, Distribution Process Capacity/Lead Time, Inventory, and Cost through lean problem solving methodology.Tracks, measures, and reports progress on improvement opportunities.Communicate with the customer to ensure awareness of all pick-up and/or delivery times and special instructions Complete work orders and enter necessary data (i.e. equipment inventory numbers, arrival/completion times)Reschedule incomplete work orders and verify with customers Maintain ongoing customer contact to keep appointments on track Identify outages and dispatch repair following established procedures Clear outages after service is restored. Alert personnel via established procedures Monitor and dispatch service-out work order pools as appropriate; screen work order pool to ensure that only valid work orders are dispatched; troubleshoot with customers when necessary; track outages for reporting purposes Follow established processes and procedures for service outs, outages, missed appointments and customer complaints; provide thorough follow-up via ongoing customer contact Manage quota as appropriate for each market Serves as a change facilitator, develops and collaborates with champions in the division, region and branches, and influences organizational leadership in the transformation to and/or in support of a continuous improvement/learning culture. Update billing system notes on an ongoing basisAddress market-specific email submissions constantly to ensure customer satisfaction Evaluate, decide, and direct drivers on where and what type of product will be delivered. Timely decisions must be made and executed properly to ensure profitability. This decision directly impacts whether there will be a financial gain and/or loss on each load. Evaluates and distributes work evenly to drivers. Evaluates work load vs. available hours of service to ensure DOT compliance for driver workforce. Communicate via computer system with drivers to assign, direct, re-direct and instruct work to meet business needs. Serve as direct communication contact for employees, customers, and suppliers. Respond to customer orders, questions, and complaints/issues appropriately. Respond to employee questions, concerns, or issues. Respond to supplier concerns policies, rules, product allocation as appropriate. Make decision and executes orders and direction for mechanical failures and/or truck maintenance. Make decision and executes orders and direction appropriately for accidents and/or incidentsEvaluates and determines immediate disciplinary actions as needed for drivers.Supervises all drivers on shift.Has direct input and suggestion for performance evaluation. All other duties as needed or requiredQualificationsBachelor's Degree in related field of service or equivalent experience in lieu of education10 years of experience in dispatch, customer service and/or deliveryExperience compiling and interpreting dataJob experience working in or leading a warehouse operationProficient in Microsoft Outlook and ExcelExperience working in a Windows-based technical environmentExperience with leading local fleet delivery operationsGemba based continuous improvement based experienceProficient with Personal Computer applications (AS400 Based Warehouse Management Systems, TMS, Fleet Management and Routing Tools)Superior and demonstrated leadership, team building, communication, presentation, interpersonal, coaching skills and the ability to ensure accountability using Lean Management Principles.Experience using mobile phones (company provided) to communicate with couriers across the nation, as neededMust be willing to work I different shifts, as needed, to cover hours of normal operationFor current Beacon employees, must meet hiring criteria for the position and transfer requirements as outlined in the Team Member HandbookSix Sigma Green Belt certificationExcellent leadership skills and the ability to prioritize and drive multiple projects and project teamsExcellent communication skills, both oral and writtenProject management experience with the ability to understand and drive cost savingsProven ability to think and act strategically, but also be willing to \roll up sleeves\Working ConditionsThe work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.  While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to fumes or airborne particles and outside weather conditions.  The employee is frequently exposed to moving mechanical parts; high, precarious places; toxic or caustic chemicals and vibration.  The employee is occasionally exposed to risk of electrical shock.  The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.Physical RequirementsThe physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individual with disabilities to perform the essential functions.  While performing the duties of this job the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; use hand to finger, handle, touch, or feel; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, crawl; and talk or hear.  The employee must frequently lift and /or move more than 50 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 100 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.  An Equal Opportunity Employerwww.beaconroofingsupply.com

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Market Logistics Manager Beacon Roofing Supply, Inc. - San Jose, CA, United States

   

Location: San Jose, CA

Company Profile:
Beacon Roofing Supply, Inc. is one of the largest distributors of residential and non-residential roofing and complementary building products in North America. We currently consist of 13 regional companies in 39 states and 6 Canadian Provinces with 240 locations and more than 3,000 employees. We are known throughout the building supply industry for having quality people, quality service and quality building products.