Warehouse Capacity Coordinator

Ben E Keith Co Little Rock , AR 72215

Posted 2 months ago

For more than a century, Ben E. Keith Company has been a leader in fine food and premium beverage distribution, and we strive to consistently exceed our customers' expectations.

Our Food Division is a complete broad line multi-state distributor, and our Beverage Division operates throughout the state of Texas as a proud distributor of Anheuser-Busch products, craft and import beer brands, spirits, and wine.

We are dedicated to the growth and success of our business, our customers, and our employees-continuing our commitment to delivering quality since 1906.

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The Warehouse Capacity Coordinator position is responsible for identifying and coordinating process improvement initiatives within Ben E. Keith, including best practices and standard operating procedures to maximize existing systems through disciplined daily routines. Additionally, the role is responsible for identifying, planning and implementing key projects to improve quality, reduce cost, increase productivity, resulting in significant business improvement and customer satisfaction.

  • Conduct daily Warehouse slotting analyses to ensure products are accurately stored and retrieved to maximize order processing while maintaining industry food safety practices.

  • Monitor existing Warehouse management systems to ensure food safety and BEK guidelines are met and maintained.

  • Formulate strategies to increase supply chain productivities

  • A desire to help others achieve their best

  • Willingness to assist other departments to develop solutions and metrics

  • Build and leverage relationships across business units to identify savings opportunities, develop cost effective solutions, and follow through with implementation.

  • Collaborate with multiple departments and individuals to identify vulnerabilities and close operational gaps across the supply chain.

  • Benchmark divisions within Ben E. Keith to determine, access, and implement Best Practice(s) that will position Ben E. Keith as a company and industry leader.

  • Inspect warehouse to ensure products are slotted accurately and safely.

  • Monitor slot-it program to ensure food and safety guidelines are met and maintained.

  • Perform additional administrative and operational tasks as needed.

Job Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in related field or equivalent years of experience in the food industry.

  • Knowledge of food industry guidelines

  • Ability to use and follow safety rules and guidelines

  • Proficient use of PC and knowledge of Microsoft applications required

  • Ability to learn and use internal software applications as needed

  • Good problem-solving and organization skills

  • Customer-focused

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Ben E. Keith (BEK) Company is one of the largest food and beverage distributors in the United States. We are a family-owned business with a long-standing tradition of supporting the diverse communities in which we live and work. Our competitive employee benefits provide health and financial protection to our employees and their families.

  • Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance

  • Short and Long Term Disability

  • 401K with matching contribution

  • Profit-Sharing Plan (100% company-paid)

  • Employee Assistance Program

  • Wellness Program

  • Educational Assistance Program

  • Paid Vacation and holidays

  • Employee Credit Union

We have sought to create an environment in which the contributions of each employee at Ben E. Keith are fully valued. This means more than simply treating one another with respect; it also means considering how all our people can positively impact the quality of the decisions we make about our business.

Here at Ben E. Keith, we recognize that our workforce reflects the increasingly diverse nature of our society, and we want to do all we can to take advantage of that diversity with both our external and internal customers. We believe our differences are also our strengths and we want to do all we can to use those strengths to find more creative solutions for the business challenges we face. Ben E. Keith is an equal employment opportunity, affirmative action employer. VEVRAA Federal Contractor

Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled

Other details

  • Job Family Warehouse

  • Pay Type Hourly

  • Required Education High School

  • Job Start Date Tuesday, July 27, 2021

  • Job End Date Friday, August 13, 2021

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  • Little Rock, AR, USA
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