At Great Minds, the Director Supply Chain and Logistics is responsible for overseeing and managing the company's warehouse and fulfillment operations. The role will cover both higher level strategic planning and tactical, day-to-day operations to ensure service levels are met and the processes are optimized for peak season demand and to achieve maximum efficiencies. In addition, this role will be responsible for reviewing existing vendor performance, identifying new vendors as needed, and developing and maintaining strong working relationships with the supply chain vendor network.
In this role, important strategic judgment is required to distribute the requisite work across the Great Minds’ network to achieve stated objectives. Key criteria for that decision-making will be based on cost, quality, and capacity metrics. Strategic judgment will require a thorough understanding the potential vendor landscape and macro-level trends in the printed book supply chain.
Reporting to the Chief Business Operations Officer, this role work together to develop operating budgets and strategic plans to improve productivity, quality, and efficiency of operations.
Required Skills and Experience