Supervisor Waving/Routing - Weekend Shift

Purpose & Overall Relevance for the Organization:

  • Represent the Wave Planning and Routing functions to ensure capacity utilization and service levels are met while maintaining optimal flow of the Distribution Center over the weekends.
  • Support and contribute to the end-to-end process of planning, waving, routing and the outbound scheduling of daily orders and waves.
  • Assist in the compilation, adjustments and release of all weekend orders and waves to ensure accurate and timely outbound shipments.
  • Work autonomously and collaboratively in a demanding and often ambiguous environment with strong attention to detail and effective prioritization.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Monitor the shipment schedule with outbound operations to ensure timely and accurate shipments for all accounts.
  • Build and oversee daily wave release plans to ensure orders are available to the operation to meet expected service level agreements, DC KPIs and Performance Metrics.
  • Ensure order flow and consolidation are optimized to support DC efficiency and initiatives. 
  • Work closely and collaboratively with other Distribution departments to refine the tools and processes for overall throughput and execution.
  • Maintain full working knowledge of the WCS and WMS platforms. 
  • Triage, resolve and create transparency to problem orders, in a proactive and timely manner, while working to resolve and communicate issues to both internal and external partners for assistance and future prevention. 
  • Associated ad-hoc responsibilities supporting US Distribution operations.



Key Relationships:

  • Distribution: Routing, Wave Planning, Productivity Planning, DC Operations, Reporting & Analytics, Inventory Control
  • Supply Chain Management: Compliance and Transportation.
  • Customer Service / Sales.
  • Brand Operations and Top Account Logistics Partners.
  • Transportation Partners


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Working knowledge of Distribution processes with Logistics and/or Planning / Shipping emphasis.
  • Strong analytical capabilities including handling large and complex data sets.
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal, across different levels of the organization / business. 
  • Proven ability to achieve and exceed goals, objectives and critical deadlines with good planning and organizational skills.
  • Ability to perform in a fast-paced setting, constantly adapting to a change-oriented environment.



Requisite Education and Experience / Minimum Qualifications:

  • Five years relevant work experience and/or training in lieu of college degree.
  • Four-year college or university degree, preferred.
  • Equivalent combination of education and/or experience.
  • Fluent in English, both oral and written.
  • Previous Planning, Distribution, Shipping and/or WMS experience, preferred


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Job Title:  Supervisor Waving/Routing - Weekend Shift

Brand:  adidas
Location:  Spartanburg
TEAM:  Global Operations
State:  SC
Country/Region:  US
Contract Type:  Full time
Number:  446759
Date:  Jun 22, 2022