VF Corporation DC Manager in Belgium

Job Description

Role and responsibilities

  • Coordinate the overall process flows in the Distribution Center on a daily, monthly and quarterly basis to meet the organizational objectives

  • Ensure that resources are provided to support Distribution Center operations. Work with the DC leadership team on labor staffing, systems, equipment, facilities, etc.

  • Monitor and measure DC performance with focus on continuous improvement

  • Provide effective customer service support to manage warehouse capacity vs. customer demands

  • Review monthly budget performance and accountability

  • Ensure 100% safe environment for all VF associates and business partners at the facility

  • Ensure compliance with all VF policies and local statutory regulations.

  • Establish, monitor and review ISO 9001 procedures

  • Establish, monitor and review internal control related standards and procedures (SOX)

  • Develop key direct partnerships with brand leaders to clearly understand their challenges and maintain alignment and pursue improvement in performance and cost

  • Support and optimize the brand’s service requirements by measuring results via agreed-upon KPI’s and SLA’s

  • Position the Distribution Center as an employer of choice by developing a working environment that supports the needs of all levels of employees

  • Be a clear communicator that manages expectations in a professional way

  • Support and develop your team to a higher level by coaching by example, using tools as performance and talent management

  • Lead by example and demonstrate excellent leadership skills

  • Establish clear annual performance and development plans for the DC leadership team)

  • Encourage team work and collaboration among stakeholders

  • Establish clear and open communication

Reporting Relationship

Supervisor: Director of distribution

Peers: DC Managers

Subordinates: Supervisors, Teamleaders, Quality/H&S/Supplies clerk

Contacts

Internal: - Customer Services

- IT/ Systems (GBT) - Facility/ Engineering - Human Resources - Outbound & Inbound logistics
  • Customs

    - Other DC Managers (Europe)

External: - Forwarders

- Transport carriers - Customs - Suppliers

Organized in 1899, VF Corporation is a global leader in branded lifestyle apparel, footwear and accessories, with global iconic brands, 64,000 associates and $12.4 billion in revenue. Our businesses and brands are organized into four categories called coalitions, comprising: Outdoor & Action Sports, Jeanswear, Imagewear, and Sportswear. While VF is highly diversified across brands, products, distribution channels and geographies, our One VF culture and approach to doing business provide a unique and powerful competitive advantage.

VF Diversity Vision Statement

VF is committed to creating an inclusive environment that welcomes and values the differences among all of our associates, customers, suppliers and the communities in which we live and conduct business. The continued success and growth of VF is enhanced through initiatives that promote diversity throughout VF around the world.VF is an equal employment opportunity/ affirmative action employer of minorities, females, protected veterans and the disabled. VF is committed to providing equal opportunities in employment, and treating our VF associates and VF applicants without discrimination on the basis of their race, color, gender, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, citizenship, disability, protected veteran status, HIV/AIDS status, or any other legally protected factor.