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CUUP

Indianapolis, IN, USA
Posted on Tuesday, April 16, 2024

FULLBEAUTY Brands™ is the premier fashion and lifestyle destination for the plus size customer. We are an online and catalog marketplace offering a curated collection of the finest family of plus size brands and thousands of products.

POSITION SUMMARY:

Key position that partners with Senior leadership to develop and implement new fulfillment technologies that will support the growth and efficiency targets of the business while meeting return-on-investment (ROI) expectations. Responsible for sourcing and managing all aspects of vendor relations throughout upgrades. This position will also be responsible for all engineering functions related to changes in existing facilities while remaining in line with building codes and OSHA requirements. In addition to project management, this position will oversee all aspects of process engineering which includes the development of standards operating procedures and time standards.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Work with the Vice President and Executive team to develop and execute strategic goals for the company. Responsible for all elements of project management including vendor scoping, ROI justifications, executive alignment presentations, vendor negotiations, implementation planning, execution, and enforcement.
  • Develop and manage the annual capital budget to deliver efficiency gains in fulfillment centers.
  • Develop and manage fulfillment center capacity planning for multiple sites based on business growth.
  • Cross-functional partnerships to identify, implement, and maintain efficiencies through capital projects and process improvements.
  • Strong working knowledge of information technology integrations with material handling solutions.
  • Project lead on design and development of robotic process automation (RPA) programs and prototypes.
  • Provides technical support and troubleshooting services for robotic systems.
  • Recommend, develop, and implement enhancements and improvements to increase production volume or precision in high-throughput robotic process automation.
  • Ensures that robotic machines operate safely, dependably, and with precision; identifies and implements modifications.
  • Responsible for team and individual development of managers including coaching, training, mentoring, and conducting performance reviews. Make recommendations concerning promotions, transfers and new hires and terminations.
  • Ensure compliance with applicable Federal, State, and local laws, regulations, standards and protocols.
  • Communicate regularly with all levels of Associates within the company, outside vendors, government officials and other stakeholders.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor’s degree in an Engineering discipline and 8-10 years of progressive management experience. Master's degree preferred.
  • Strong knowledge of material handling systems and equipment.
  • PLC and Controls Engineering – knowledge of Allen Bradley systems and optimization options
  • Strong knowledge of OSHA standards, building codes, and related standards.
  • Experience in developing and executing capital budgets.
  • Prior demonstrated history of full-cycle project management of projects between $3M-$10M
  • Demonstrated experience in negotiating supplier contracts and SLAs.
  • Excellent problem-solving and written/verbal communication skills.
  • Strong sense of ethics and customer service focus.
  • Strong leadership skills and the ability to think from a global, strategic perspective.
  • Strong interpersonal skills including developing direct reports and building teams.
  • Strong computer skills in Microsoft Office, CAD, and CMMS.

WHY JOIN FULLBEAUTY?

  • Competitive Health Benefits (Medical, Dental & Vision)
  • Employer HSA Contribution
  • 401K Match
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Hybrid Work Schedule (Corporate)
  • Business Casual Attire
  • Wellness Initiatives
  • 30% Associate Merchandise Discount Across our Family of Brands
  • Employee Discount on Travel, Cell Phone Plans and More
  • Generous Paid Time Off Program
  • Promote From Within Culture
  • Commitment to Being an Equal Opportunity Employer
  • Life Insurance Benefits
  • Internal charity that supports FULLBEAUTY Brands’ associates and their immediate family members during times of extreme hardship

FULLBEAUTY Brands™ is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.