Operations Manager

Kao Corporation

Kao Corporation

1,001-5,000 employees

Global manufacturer of hygiene, beauty, and health products

Consumer Goods

$80,000 - $105,000

Competitive salaries, benefits package, ongoing development, friendly and flexible work environment


Sharonville, OH, USA

Required Skills
SAP Products
  • Bachelor degree in Business Administration, Project Management, or Operations Management
  • Minimum 8 years of experience in warehousing or distribution management
  • Minimum 5 years in Personnel Administration
  • Minimum 5 years in Project Management
  • Strong understanding of all physical elements of the supply chain
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Strong understanding of SAP and/or other warehouse systems
  • Highly skilled in Microsoft products (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, etc.)
  • Ability to provide guidance/direction, develop and implement innovative solutions
  • Establish positive working partnerships
  • Manages all departments in the central warehouse
  • Creates and implements process improvements
  • Creates KPIs and motivates personnel to achieve them
  • Maintains safety culture and evaluates the operations
  • Evaluates operations and makes suggestions for review and implementation
  • Supervises warehouse personnel and enforces company and safety policies
  • Manages disciplinary action and reviews/approves payroll
  • Supports management with internal/external audits and certification compliance
  • Manages continuous improvement projects and implementation
  • Manages cost, including overtime and supplies purchasing

Kao Corporation, a global leader in hygiene, beauty, and health, is renowned for its commitment to enriching lives and promoting sustainability. The company's diverse portfolio of recognized brands, such as Jergens, Curél, Bioré, and John Frieda, demonstrates its ability to meet consumer needs and desires, while its dedication to Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) initiatives reflects its commitment to fostering healthy, inclusive, and sustainable lifestyles. With a culture that values high-quality products and employee growth, Kao offers a supportive work environment where team members can thrive and contribute to making life beautiful.

Company Stage


Total Funding



Chuo City, Japan



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth