Distribution Manager

Company: Tecumseh Poultry ( Learn More )

General Information
$60,000.00 - $80,000.00 /Year
4 Year Degree
At least 5 year(s)
Job Description This position is Located in Waverly, NE.

SUMMARY: The Distribution Manager will be responsible for developing and managing the distribution process for master cases of product inbound from operations and outbound to a national client base of distributors, retailers and wholesalers.

WAGE TYPE: Salaried

DEPARTMENT: Distribution


Maintain and ensure an accurate inventory control process including loss prevention Facilitate the employee purchase program in accordance with company policy Manage receiving, organizing, staging and distributing Smart Chicken products Track labor effectiveness and cost Oversee staffing and scheduling of distribution team Managing profitability of department through cost control, process improvement and understanding of logistics Assist and inform field sales team with needs to address all client needs in effective and timely manner Manage shrink to acceptable levels Develop strategic plans to improve efficiencies within the department Ensure product shipped in a master case that reflects each client standards Other duties as assigned

Job Requirements


Education and/or Experience:

·         Bachelor’s degree or higher level of education is preferred

·         Minimum of 5 years of distribution / logistics experience

·         Ability to manage teams towards organizational goals

·         Ability to manage profit structure of department

Other Skills / Qualifications:

  • Strong communication skills
  • Passion for success
  • Proficient computer skills with emphasis in MS Office products Excel, Word, Power Point and Outlook
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to execute projects and complete action plans
Communication Skills:

Must be able to read, write and comprehend the English language in order to communicate well.

Strong Interpersonal Communication Skills

Physical Requirements:

Must be able to lift 50 lbs occasionally

Must be able to work in a cold environment (down to 28 degrees F)