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Vice President of Transportation Operations

Ashley Distribution Services, LTD
Arcadia, WI, United States

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Are you a customer centric individual looking for a growth-focused company? Do you have a passion and drive to continuously improve processes, procedures and employees in order to meet operational excellence? Do you want to take that passion and work for a World-Class organization?

Then apply today to Ashley Furniture – the World’s Largest Furniture Manufacturer and the number one retailer of furniture and bedding in the United States!

Since 1945, our teamwork, systems and desire to continuously improve demonstrates a company whose passion is put into every action. 

Vice President of Ashely Distribution Services (ADS)

What Will You Do?

You will be responsible for strategically developing, aligning and implementing Ashley Transportation operations to improve the Company’s bottom line results and deliver an exceptional customer experience. Provide strategic direction and leadership for all ADS operations, including the main offices at our distribution centers as well as our drop lot locations. Lead the organization in the identification, development, set-up and growth of new businesses within ADS. Accountable for meeting and exceeding key metrics and implementing change that will continuously improve performance and increase efficiencies. This position will provide coaching, mentoring and support in the development of staff and recognize individual and team success.

What Do You Need?

  • Bachelor’s degree in Logistics or related field, or equivalent work experience, Required

  • 15 years of transportation experience, Required

  • Experience in Fleet Operations (Truckload and LTL), Carrier Operations, Third-Party Operations, Brokerage, as well as Intermodal Operations

  • Prior experience managing multiple sites desired. 

Who Are We?

  • We offer competitive pay and excellent benefits. 

  • We are a multi-billion-dollar company and the largest manufacturer of furniture in the world and offer one of the industry’s broadest product assortments at over 20,000 storefronts in 123 countries.

  • Growth-Focused is one of our core values, and we are dedicated to helping you grow with us through training, mentoring, and coaching as well as investing in the latest design tools, production equipment and new technologies.

  • Environmental efforts are a priority as we continually seek to recycle, reuse and replenish every day.

  • Millions of dollars are contributed annually to local and national charities as we seek to improve the lives of people around the world.

We are an equal opportunity employer and provide a drug-free working environment. While Ashley appreciates the interest of all candidates only those meeting specific position requirements may be contacted. Principals Only.

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