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Target On-Site Leader (Planning)- York, PA

Apply Now Job ID: R0000015199 Date posted: 08/14/2019 schedule: Full time Location: 325 South Salem Church Road, York, Pennsylvania, United States, 17408;
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About us:

Target is an iconic brand, a Fortune 50 company and one of America’s leading retailers.

Target Global Supply Chain and Logistics is evolving at an incredible pace. We are constantly reimagining how we get the right product to the right guest even better, faster and more cost effectively than before. We are becoming more intelligent, automated and algorithmic in our decision-making, so that no matter how guests shop—in stores or on Target.com—we deliver the convenience and immediate gratification they demand and deserve. We are on a mission to win decisively over any competitor, with a seamless and superior guest service experience unlike any they can offer. Our teams work with the agility our mission requires, and we constantly come together to implement new processes in record time. So we’re looking for exceptional people who are proactive, creative, independent, innovative, risk-savvy and comfortable working in varying degrees of ambiguity. Are you a critical thinker who seeks the root cause and can analyze both qualitatively and quantitatively? Are you a creative problem-solver who simplifies problems, quickly identifies solutions, commits to a plan and then positively influences others to execute it? If so, you will have success on one of our dynamic teams.

A role in Supply Chain Operations means the opportunity to contribute to an emerging new team that’s adding smart and capable people all the time. You will apply data science, analytics and your impressive technical and logistical aptitudes to make sure that our products are processed efficiently. Your passion meets your vision when it comes to working the data, solving problem statements, gap analysis and asking the all-important question of “What if … ?”

About the Job:

The On-Site Representative on the Target External Fulfillment team will serve as a partner for the 3PL site executive leadership team.  This role focuses on the optimum level of service to Target Guests and influences total capacity and fiscal performance for the Fulfillment Center. Establishes and maintains open communications with internal and external customers and suppliers. Executes roles and responsibilities with an emphasis on GSCL initiatives and goals. Works closely and collaboratively with third party logistics provider to achieve critical business initiatives. 

The Planning On-site Representative will play a vital role in mentoring building leaders that oversee staffing, planning, and achieving building goals to ensure the accurate and timely processing of merchandise to our Stores and Guests. You’ll help to educate executives on the importance of accurately staffing their teams to ensure positive daily and weekly results. You’ll help monitor plans and work in process backlogs to consider impacts of future planning and staffing to keep the building balanced, and play a crucial role to drive priorities and contingency plans to support positive results for the 3PL.  You’ll work with executives to bridge gaps in attainment of plans, Service Level Agreements and budget to initiate continuous improvement.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Collaborates with building leadership and peers to drive quality goals, labor planning and meet inventory control metrics while fostering an environment in which diverse backgrounds are respected and valued.
  • Participate in long and short term staffing development as well as daily planning with senior leadership, while also enhancing or creating improved tools to do so.
  • Is a cross functional subject matter expert in order to foster clear communication and collaboration across organizations
  • Have a high bar for operational and cultural results and the ability to successfully influence the development of a team of motivated and capable leaders and team members
  • Ensure performance plans are set, achieved, maintained, and continuously improved through influencing strategic partners
  • Implement and consult on kaizen and continuous improvement events with operational departments to stop-gap process control and quality issues.
  • Influence a safe workplace by advocating safety training and accident preparedness

About You:

  • Bachelor degree or equivalent experience in related field
  • 1-3 years e-commerce, supply chain or supply chain support area experience
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills – Proven ability to motivate teams, manage conflict, and provide feedback
  • Process improvement and/or design experience including Six Sigma
  • Experience with Labor Planning
  • Proven ability to solve problems with little guidance using data and analytics
  • Able to access all areas of the Fulfillment Center, including the multi-level pick mod
  • Able to read and interpret necessary policies and procedures to perform updates and operate systems and other programs within the Fulfillment Center
  • Willingness to work Monday-Friday schedule with 1 rotating weekend a month

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

Target will provide reasonable accommodations (such as a qualified sign language interpreter or other personal assistance) with the application process upon your request as required to comply with applicable laws. If you have a disability and require assistance in this application process, please visit your nearest Target store or Distribution Center or reach out to Guest Services at 1-800-440-0680 for additional information.

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

Target will provide reasonable accommodations (such as a qualified sign language interpreter or other personal assistance) with the application process upon your request as required to comply with applicable laws. If you have a disability and require assistance in this application process, please visit your nearest Target store or Distribution Center or reach out to Guest Services at 1-800-440-0680 for additional information.

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