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Full-Time

Branch Operations Manager

Fort Lauderdale

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Soligent

Soligent

51-200 employees

Distributes solar panels, energy storage systems

Energy

Senior, Expert

Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA

Category
Supply Chain Management
Transportation & Distribution
Warehouse Operations
Operations & Logistics
Required Skills
Sales
Communications
Customer Service
Requirements
  • A valid state driver’s license
  • 5+ years of experience in a managerial role at a Distribution Center, including Transportation Management experience
  • Branch operations experience preferred in a similar industry
  • Excellent communicator with strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong planning, organization, analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Good judgment with the ability to make timely and sound decisions
  • Ability to build and maintain strong business relationships with direct and indirect reports, across functional departments, with external business contact
  • Proven ability to work successfully in a fast-paced, dynamic environment
  • Advanced understanding of KPIs and Continuous Improvement; LEAN background preferred
  • Ability to operate Forklift and pass certification (existing certification preferred)
  • Proven history of initiating and completing cost savings initiatives
  • Proficiency with ERP systems (NetSuite preferred)
  • Working knowledge of WMS & TMS systems required
  • In-depth MS Office knowledge
Responsibilities
  • Managing direct and indirect reports to achieve daily KPIs while delivering excellent customer service
  • Promoting and actively maintaining a Safety-First workplace and culture
  • Working daily with local sales team members and customers to assure world-class service and order fulfillment
  • Managing all branch inventory, inbound, and outbound shipments and facility maintenance
  • Managing the Branch budget and reviewing regularly, with variance accountability
  • Managing warehouse labor, including full-time and temporary employee hours and adjusting according to established procedures and varying workloads
  • Maintaining performance records and providing feedback on performance, including coaching & disciplinary actions as needed
  • Managing the scheduling of daily transportation with logistics service providers (LTL, FedEx, UPS, etc.); ensuring preferred freight carriers are utilized and billing is completed accurately
  • Managing the scheduling and performance of the local Soligent Private Fleet and drivers
  • Coordinating with the Regional Distribution Manager to address organizational needs, equipment utilization and maintenance
  • Ensuring that operational supplies and equipment are on-hand and available at all times
  • Maintaining a high degree of inventory accuracy, facilitate daily cycle counts and periodic physical inventories to assure net-zero inventory adjustments
  • Ensuring that Distribution Center operations comply with federal, state, local, and/or company policies and regulations
  • Identifying, documenting, and implementing opportunities for continuous improvement
  • Performing other duties as assigned by manager

Soligent is respected in the clean energy sector for its commitment to making solar technology both accessible and affordable, aiming to accelerate the adoption of sustainable energy solutions globally. This focus on innovation and sustainability not only positions the company as a leader in solar energy product distribution but also creates a work environment that fosters growth and a positive impact on global energy challenges. Employees are part of a forward-thinking team dedicated to driving change in the renewable energy landscape, making it an exceptional place to grow professionally and contribute to meaningful environmental goals.

Company Stage

M&A

Total Funding

N/A

Headquarters

Dallas, Texas

Founded

1979

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-6%

1 year growth

-4%

2 year growth

16%