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Assistant Manager at Colony Brands, Inc.

Assistant Manager

Colony Brands, Inc. Monroe, WI Full-Time
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Assistant Manager, Bakery & Cheese Operations Warehouses

3170BR

Wisconsin

Job Description

Colony Brands is one of North America’s largest and most successful direct marketing catalog and e-Commerce companies. Our company has grown from a premier mail-order cheese company to include a diverse portfolio of affiliates, brands and products ranging from apparel and food to home décor and kitchen appliances, while maintaining our roots as a private, customer-centric business based in Monroe, WI. Do you relentlessly pursue excellence from yourself and others? If so, then Colony Brands may be the place for you to impact our business and your career!

What You’ll Do:
As the Assistant Manager, you’ll report to the Operations Manager for Monroe Warehousing and be responsible for overseeing all operations related to the Bakery and Cheese Ops Warehouses. You’ll directly coordinate with Production Managers to ensure the day-to-day needs of each warehouse are met and products are manufactured on-schedule and within the desired quality and cost standard. You’ll be accountable for ensuring warehousing practices are consistent and in compliance with all policies and regulations. In addition, you’ll work closely with Quality Assurance, Research & Development, Purchasing, Sanitation, Safety, and Maintenance to monitor the quality and quantity of inventory and work practices.

You’ll also be responsible for:
• Providing leadership and coaching to 5 direct reports
• Cultivating strong working relationships to facilitate a positive work environment
• Providing guidance, and subject matter expertise relative to warehousing & receiving operations, and inventory quantitative analysis to facilitate problem resolution and process improvements
• Demonstrating consistent leadership and positive behaviors in daily activities and communications

Qualifications

What It Takes:
Our products, workload, and days are varied requiring someone with strong planning and analytical skills who is adept at handling scheduling and input changes. This person must possess professional level communication skills and thrive in a dynamic, collaborative team environment. This role requires someone with warehousing operations and planning experience, and 3+ years’ experience in supervision in a high-volume distribution environment.

In addition, we are looking for:
• An understanding of Warehouse Management and Inventory
• A solution-oriented and customer-focused demeanor
• Demonstrated ability to lead people and achieve positive results through others
• Demonstrated analytical and problem-solving skills
• Strong organizational and project management skills
• Strong computer systems knowledge, specifically with MS Access & Excel
• Food manufacturing knowledge/experience is preferred
• Forklift operation experience preferred

About Us

Colony Brands, Inc. is one of North America's largest, multi-channel, direct-marketing companies. The company maintains an extensive portfolio of affiliates, brands, and products ranging from cheese and petit fours to apparel and kitchen appliances, while maintaining its roots as a private, customer-centric business based in Monroe, WI. We're financially sound, yet our success is not just defined by our profits; it's about living our Core Values, giving our employees the opportunity for growth and providing a better place to live and work! To that end, Colony Brands generously supports the communities we work in and offer many benefits and programs that support the well-being of our employees.

Benefits Details

Colony Brands is not just about growing our profits – We are about giving our employees the opportunity for growth and providing a better place to live and work. We also offer our employees many great rewards in addition to monetary compensation:

  • Medical/Dental/Vision insurance
  • A robust Wellness Program including Onsite Healthcare
  • Superb Retirement Plans (401K & a company-funded Pension Plan)
  • Extensive Paid Time Off (PTO) benefits
  • Seven 4-day work weeks in the summer months to give our employees additional time off
  • Educational Assistance
  • Company Profit-Sharing
  • Company Product Discounts
  • And, so MANY more!

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Warehousing
Scheduling
Process Improvements (Business)
Distribution (Business)
Operations Management
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