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EXPEDITOR-DC FLOW in Farmers Branch, TX at Tuesday Morning

Date Posted: 7/15/2018

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Job Description

Over 40 years, 750+ stores, and nearly 9,000 associates. Tuesday Morning is growing rapidly! Spanning across 40 states, we provide customers with upscale products at reduced prices— that’s the foundation of our strategy. Products include first quality home furnishings, housewares, décor, gifts and more!

As Tuesday Morning takes the lead in off-price retail, we want motivated, hard-working, and result-oriented people by our side. Can YOU be a part of Tuesday Morning’s growth?

Flow Expeditor

We are currently seeking a Flow Expeditor to join our team in Farmer\u0027s Branch.  This key individual will be responsible for resolving issues with individual pallets for disposition from the DC as well as identifying pre-allocated and non-allocated loads in the yard to build load plan and maintain mix for processing.

RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:

Data Analysis / Supply Chain Communication / Issue Resolution – Prevention:  50%

  • Communicates and initiates actions to SCA, Allocations, IC, DC Operations and other Departments.
  • Assists with daily issue resolution and helps resources resolving problems.
  • Ability to perform research using MI9, MID, LINK, and Manhattan.
  • Strong written and verbal skills to communicate across different departments.
  • End to End knowledge of basic DC flow.

 Supply Chain Efficiencies – Problem Resolution:  25%

  • Identifies root cause issues impeding flow of product and communicates
  • Partners as necessary with Operations leaders and Support partners
  • Partners with Operations and Allocations to identify trailers in the yard that can pre-Allocate
  • Partners with DC Leadership to brainstorm effectiveness of Operations pertaining to DC Flow
  • Execute allocations in accordance with store eligibility, historical sales patterns, set business rules, assortment plans and Green Card layouts with the goal of supporting sales plans by location.
  • Builds and maintains a work environment that is positive and is supported by open feedback and two-way communication at all levels.

 Team Leadership:  25%

  • Responsible for maintaining a positive work environment while supporting the company’s Culture
  • Able to give direction to hourly Associates on limited basis to help flow the dock
  • Responsible for fostering a healthy and safe work environment, focusing on the well-being of Distribution Center associates
  • Maintains and strengthens internal, external customer, stores and supplier relationships. Communicates and works with Supply Chain partners in Transportation, Inventory Management, Merchants, Store Operations, and Merchandise Allocation to flow product through the Distribution Center in the most cost efficient and productive manner.

 EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:

  • Relevant industry and business acumen with strong analytical, problem identification and resolution skills. Be able to simplify and communicate the most complicated issues or problems.
  • Customer service orientation.
  • Ability to build relationships and influence at all levels.
  • DC / IC /Problem Resolution

 QUALIFIED candidates will possess:

  • Interpersonal skills
  • Strong retail math and analytical skills
  • Ability to adapt quickly to change/variety of work
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Problem solver
  • Detail oriented
  • Innovative
  • Self-Starter
  • Strong communication
  • Microsoft Office
  • AS400
  • Manhattan

 Working Conditions:

Outside environmental conditions found in the Distribution Centers, hot in the summer, cold in the winter. Individuals may need to  walk for an extensive period of time while working and walking the facilities; to reach over shoulder heights; bend or stoop below the waist; repetitive wrist, hand, or finger movement; occasional lifting up to 30 pounds.

We offer competitive compensation, excellent benefits to include 401(k), best-in-class products, and more! Both innovative and high-performing, our stores provide you with unlimited possibilities to start your career. Be a part of the Tuesday Morning growth!

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