Nordstrom Job Application – Senior Operations Manager

Website Nordstrom

Job Description:

Love to lead and drive for results? As the Operations Manager, you will make things happen through supporting multiple positions and production departments within the facility. You will drive lean/continuous improvement efforts across all production areas by inspiring a team of Department Managers and Assistant Managers.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Manage employee performance through clear communication, establishment of clear expectations/results target and supporting employee self-development
  • Partner with department managers on staffing and scheduling needs of their department—including daily scheduling, near and long term talent calibration and development plans, and long term staffing/leadership planning
  • Consistent achievement of productivity and budget goals, relying on a mixture of analysis, wisdom, experience and judgment when making decisions
  • Manage the fiscal responsibility and metrics of each department – something about financial responsibility
  • Establish department objectives for each manager, cascading Supply Chain objectives throughout the employee pyramid to ensure alignment between company, area and personal goals
  • Ensure consistent communication between department managers and their staff—by demonstrating and coaching to a variety of communication styles and settings, attentively listening to managers and employees, providing timely and helpful information and encouraging the expression of diverse opinions

Job Requirements:

  • The ability to manage competing priorities, gather required data and present recommendations/business cases for action
  • Strong WM knowledge, Sterling, and Microsoft Office applications
  • Ability to be mobile
  • 6+ years of leadership experience, preferably within a distribution/fulfillment environment
  • Past success in developing and promoting talent
  • A proven track record implementing and managing 24/7 operations with ~200+ employees, including change management and top tier performance
  • Prior experience in implementing and leading/sponsoring Lean initiatives as part of continuous improvements

Job Details:

Company:  Nordstrom

Vacancy Type:  Temporary

Job Location: Waterloo, IA, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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