Distribution Services Supervisor

  • Location: US - Watsonville, California
  • Job Family: Supply Chain
  • Time Type: Full time
  • Job Requisition ID: R0002254
  • Experience Years: 3-5 Years of Experience
  • Employee Type: Regular

About the Opportunity

The Distribution Services (DS) Supervisor is a full-time position reporting to the Distribution Services Manager. Responsible for identifying system/process requirements and solutions where they will be converted into standard operating procedures (SOP’s) and various training material formats. This role will also act as a train the trainer for new system and/or process functionality. Assists with directing a support staff, this individual will oversee system testing, cross functional department system/process review, testing and documenting the results. The DS Supervisor is also responsible for stakeholder engagement. The DS Supervisor will do this through routine conference calls, site visits and by providing training to the distribution champion network.

Responsibilities

People

  • Communicating
    • Organizational readiness
    • Leading/facilitating champion communications
    • Engaging, influencing and supporting stakeholders
    • Translating verbal and written communication 
  • Training
    • Developing and executing DOTA distribution training plan
    • Coordinating and leading training events 
    • Training the trainers
    • Preparing training and testing material
  • Supervision
    • Directing support staff and work flow
    • Providing performance feedback      

Process

  • Designing Business Solutions
    • Defining cross functional processes
    • Impact assessments

Platform

  • Defining Systems Requirements
    • Gathering requirements
    • Impact assessments  
  • Testing Systems
    • Coordinating and leading testing events

Candidate Profile

  • Bachelor’s degree and/or 5-10 year equivalent supervisory experience
  • Travel and after-hours support required.California driver’s license and the ability to be covered under company-sponsored vehicle insurance program are also required
  • A valid passport and the ability to travel internationally without restrictions are also required
  • Knowledge of operating systems, web-based applications, handheld RF devices and remote connectivity software a plus. Knowledge of Microsoft Dynamics and previous experience in testing for ERP implementation a plus.
  • Bilingual/Bi literate preferred
  • Demonstrated strong verbal, written and presentation skills required
  • Familiar with Microsoft office – Word, Excel, PowerPoint
  • Aptitude to learn and utilize new software programs
  • Self-starter. Works independently with minimal supervision Ability to lead and influence
  • Supervise and guide support staff
  • Builds relationships - manage up/down/across the organization
  • Solutions oriented
  • Process focused
  • Models company values
  • Time management
  • Presentation skills

About Driscolls

Driscoll's is the global market leader for fresh strawberries, blueberries, raspberries and blackberries. With more than 100 years of farming heritage and hundreds of independent growers around the world, Driscoll's is passionate about growing fresh, beautiful and delicious berries. Our values of humility, passion and trustworthiness have guided our mission to delight consumers around the world.

Driscoll's exclusive patented berry varieties are developed through years of research using only natural breeding methods – meaning, no GMOs. From farm-to-table, we focus on delivering a high quality, premium berry experience with our many supply chain partners.

Driscoll's is the trusted brand for Only the Finest Berries™.


Driscoll's es el proveedor líder en la comercialización de Fresas, Frambuesas, Zarzamoras y Arándanos Azules en el mundo. Con más de 100 años de herencia en agricultura y cientos de productores independiente alrededor del mundo, Driscoll's es una compañía apasionada por cultivar Berries frescas, hermosas y deliciosas. Nuestros valores de humildad, pasión y confianza han guiado nuestra misión de deleitar a los consumidores en el mundo.

Las variedades exclusivas de Driscoll's han sido desarrolladas a través de años de investigación usando sólo métodos de mejoramiento natural. De la granja a la mesa, nos enfocamos en ofrecer una experiencia de alta calidad con apoyo de nuestros socios de la cadena de suministro.

Driscoll's es la marca de confianza de sólo las mejores Berries.