Global Warehousing Manager
Company: Plexus Malaysia Sdn Bhd
Location: Buffalo Grove
Posted on: April 6, 2021
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WHO WE ARE--
We help our customers deliver products that have a profound impact
on people's lives. From ultrasound units and 3D printing to network
security applications and in flight Wi-Fi, we help create products
that build a better world. Now, more than ever, we are making an
impact on the world as we support products used in the fight
We're a global team of over 19,000 Engineering, Manufacturing,
Supply Chain and Aftermarket Service experts that partner with our
customers to bring their products to life through inspired
innovation and world-class customer service.--
We are currently hiring for full-time, immediate, career
opportunities even as we continue to work remotely temporarily due
to COVID-19. Our interview process is now performed virtually for
your safety and our own. Whether you're looking to start, make a
change, or advance your career, find your path at Plexus and leave
your mark on the world around us.
WHY YOU WILL LOVE IT Engaging and challenging projects that fulfill
and develop you. People that support and inspire you to realize
your full potential. A workplace centered on collaboration and
integrity. At Plexus, we're at our best when opportunities are met
with passion, open communication and teamwork.
HOW YOU WILL DO IT
-- Purpose Statement: The Global Warehousing Manager is responsible
for providing direction and oversight in the areas of inventory
control, warehousing and logistics. This position will act as a
liaison between corporate supply chain and the site warehousing and
inventory control teams to ensure that warehousing solutions are
implemented and executed. Provides site support with warehouse
systems, and reviewing and updating required documentation. Serves
as a training support and evaluation of process standardization
against expected best practices in warehouse operations. This role
will focus on leading processes and will not have direct reports.
Key Job Accountabilities:
- CUSTOMER SERVICE EXCELLENCE: Demonstrate focus on customer
service with internal and external customers. Ensures the warehouse
teams are well-educated and compliant with all applicable elements
of their respective customers' inventory management and control
requirements. This includes ensuring the customer focus warehouse
teams are adequately adhering to all required processes and
procedures, while promoting Plexus flexibility and liability
- CONTINUOUS IMPROVEMENT: Collaborate with regional and corporate
supply chain to ensure best in class process and standard work
propagation in core functions. Identify and drive continuous
improvement in all areas within the warehouse organization to
maintain material labor cost at an optimum level and maximize
productivity while driving a lean culture within the site.
- INVENTORY OPTIMIZATION - Ensure robust warehousing and
inventory control processes are in place and fully utilized to
facilitate an optimum inventory position which supports the
production plan as well as Plexus working capital requirements.
This effort must be balanced with a keen focus on achieving
customer service level requirements.
- METRICS MANAGEMENT: Ensure warehouse operations and
productivity goals for the materials organization are understood by
all related individuals within the site. Monitor and measure
effectiveness and adjust as necessary to attain organizational and
customer goals while ensuring operational excellence. Additional
- Coordinate testing and implementation of IT solutions for
warehouse system enhancements.
- Mentor Warehousing and Inventory Control personnel assigned to
- As required, lead and/or support high priority, immediate needs
- Lead problem resolution, including root cause analysis and
corrective action implementation.
- Drive change management initiatives to deliver sustainable
business and operational improvements.
- Assure training of personnel and adherence to standard
operating procedures, work instructions and specific function
- Periodic travel may be required to meet the needs of the
business (estimated 25%).
- Additional duties as assigned. Education/Experience
- A minimum of a Bachelor's degree is required; a Graduate degree
- Five (5) years of related experience is required; Three (3) or
more years of progressive related management experience is
- Knowledge in Oracle JDE preferred.
- Knowledge and experience with WMS applications is required, JDE
WMS a plus. An equivalent combination of education and experience
sufficient to successfully perform the key job accountabilities may
be considered. Other Qualifications:--
- Ability to provide leadership, direction and guidance to
members of the operations management team.
- Self-motivated with the ability to work independently and in a
- Good oral and written communication skills are necessary.
- Excellent organizational skills, leadership qualities, computer
literacy, electronic industry knowledge and ability to
- Passion for customer and operational excellence that translates
to members of the customer focus material teams to effectively
implement customer strategy.
- Proficiency and demonstration of the Plexus Values and
- General office equipment and materials.
- The work setting should consist of a manufacturing environment
with suitable lighting, comfortable temperatures, and a moderate
noise level. This document does not represent a contract of
employment and is not intended to capture every possible assignment
the incumbent could be asked to perform. Some offers of employment
are contingent upon successfully passing a drug screen and upon
completion of a confidentiality agreement. Our Values and How We
Lead behaviors guide our processes. Plexus does not make employment
decisions based on race, color, religion, national origin, sexual
orientation, gender identity, disability, or veteran status. We are
proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) and encourage all
to apply today! Globally, our policy is to recruit people from wide
and diverse backgrounds. However, our company does not typically
undertake sponsorship, including for H-1B, TN, and other
nonimmigrant visas. Additionally, certain positions require access
to controlled goods and technologies subject to the International
Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) or Export Administration
Regulations (EAR). Applicants for these positions may need to be
"U.S. persons." "U.S. persons" are generally defined as U.S.
citizens, nationals, lawful permanent residents (or, green card
holders), individuals granted asylum, and individuals admitted as
refugees. Posted 2 Days Ago Full time R011412 About Us Since 1979,
Plexus has been partnering with companies to create the products
that build a better world. We are a team of over 19,000, providing
global Design and Development, Supply Chain Solutions, New Product
Introduction, Manufacturing, and Aftermarket Services. Plexus is an
industry leader that specializes in serving customers with complex
products used in demanding regulatory environments. With a culture
built around innovation and customer service, Plexus' teams create
customized end-to-end solutions to assure the realization of the
most intricate products. We help our customers realize their most
visionary ideas, and we're dedicated to doing our work with
innovation, integrity and Customer Service Excellence.
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