Home Depot Manager Logistics- Atlanta, GA in Atlanta, Georgia

Position PurposeDevelops, implements, and monitors all logistics management activities required for the timely and efficient transportation and distribution of products.Major Tasks, Responsibilities and Key Accountabilities

  • Develops solutions that leverage the Company' s volumes, systems and partnerships while providing consistently high levels of customer service in a cost-effective manner.

  • Identifies and prioritizes logistics needs and communicates recommendations to upper management in order to achieve efficient product distribution.

  • Provides data and recommendations on product tracking, route analysis, rerouting, costing and usage alternatives.

  • Nature and Scope

  • Reports to Sr. Manager, Director Sr. Director or VP

  • Typically requires interpersonal skills for dealing with sensitive or controversial situations.

  • Typically faces situations that are unstructured and require original approaches.

  • Typically considers new courses of action within broad policies and medium-term goals when solving problems.

  • Typically, once given general assignments, determines priorities and defines what should be done and how to do it.Environmental Job RequirementsUnder regular pressure to meet deadlines, quotas and/or must frequently deal with difficult issues related to people or situations.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Must be eighteen years of age

  • Must pass the Drug Test

  • Must pass the Background Check

  • Must pass pre-employment tests if applicableEducation RequiredThe knowledge, skills and abilities typically acquired through the completion of a bachelor's degree program or equivalent degree in a field of study related to the job. Years of Relevant Work Experience - 5Physical Job RequirementsFrequent periods are spent standing or sitting in the same location with some opportunity to move about; occasionally there may be a need to stoop or lift light objects (typically less than 8 pounds).Preferred QualificationsExcellent project management skills. Demonstrated abilty to perform financial analysis. Ability to ascertain and solve problems. Strong computer skills.Strong communication skills.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Must be eighteen years of age

  • Must pass the Drug Test

  • Must pass the Background Check

  • Must pass pre-employment tests if applicable

Education Required

The knowledge, skills and abilities typically acquired through the completion of a bachelor's degree program or equivalent degree in a field of study related to the job.

Years of Relevant Work Experience - 5

Physical Job Requirements

Frequent periods are spent standing or sitting in the same location with some opportunity to move about; occasionally there may be a need to stoop or lift light objects (typically less than 8 pounds).

Preferred Qualifications

Excellent project management skills. Demonstrated abilty to perform financial analysis. Ability to ascertain and solve problems. Strong computer skills.

Strong communication skills.