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DAWN FOOD PRODUCTS INC Distribution Market Leader I - Salt Lake in SALT LAKE CITY, Utah

This position will manage the overall operations of the market DC and serves as the market integrator with all internal and external stakeholders. The leader ensures overall accordance with DOT, IFS, and all Dawn Foods standards and meets or exceeds budgeted expense and operating income goals while at the same time, maintaining appropriate relationships with key customers and vendors to support sales goals for the DC. The leader maintains targeted service levels ensuring that customer orders are complete, delivered on time with an accurate invoice while driving margin improvement through warehouse and delivery productivity, reducing expenses and eliminated non-value-added costs and activities. The leader motivates, coaches and develops team members and clearly communicates expectations regarding performance measures and responsiveness. * In partnership with the Market Sales Manager, responsible for continuously improving and maintaining Dawn Values and Culture within the market. * Safety / Compliance: Ensures that the Market DC adheres to and complies with all DOT, IFS, OSHA and FDA standards throughout the facility. Builds and sustains safety culture, ensuring on-time training, active safety committees, near-miss awareness and reporting, and team member coaching. Drives consistent improvement in go-home-safe rate. * Financial / Budgetary: Manages and leads the team in a cost-effective manner while meeting Dawn's financial goals (meeting or beating budget). Drives margins, improves productivity, reduces expenses and eliminates non-value-added expenses. Responsible for building site budget, developing financial reprojections and managing performance vs. budget. Accountable for inventory control / accuracy and damage prevention to limit inventory losses through write-offs. * Customer Service: Ensures that all products are delivered on-time and in-full, with the best possible Customer Experience (order to delivery). Ensures that local market resources are integrated to provide optimal customer service. Accountable to manage recovery of service issues in the market in a cost-effective manner. * Team Member Leadership and Development: Responsible to ensure appropriate staffing (quantity and quality) to support safety, service and savings. Accountable for recruiting (in partnership with Human Resources) and retention of all site team members. Assesses market wage rates and ensure that Dawn remains competitive to attract and retain top talent. Ensures Team Member training, development and performance management to meet Dawn business objectives. * Warehouse Execution: Accountable to ensure that all warehouse processes and procedures are followed, leveraging WMS technology to support proper inventory control and effective and efficient receiving, storage and picking / loading. Ensures facility maintenance and sanitation are completed timely and according to Dawn standards. * Private Fleet Management: Ensures safe, compliant and efficient operation of Dawn private fleet, leveraging technology (primarily Roadnet and Greenmile) to plan and execute delivery in compliance with all DOT regulations and Dawn policies. Ensures that Dawn drivers serve as front-line ambassadors of Dawn in all delivery interactions. * Matrix Leadership: Serves as market integrator, partnering with Sales, Finance, Customer Service, Administrative and other Dawn Team Members in the market to build and maintain a cohesive culture reflecting Dawn values and ensuring exceptional service to our customers. * Dawn... For full info follow application link. An Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability