Receiving Manager

Job Overview
Job Order:JO00018050
Date Posted:Apr 26
Category:2 - Engineering & Manufacturing
Metro Area:

Our client - a large Automotive Supplier in Metro Detroit - is looking for a RECEIVING MANAGER to join their team.

The Receiving Manager will manages the Receiving supervisors and Receiving employees who are responsible for all product that is delivered into this facility. This person would oversees the daily operations of the Receiving activities. Keeps the General Manager informed regarding inbound material delivery performance, employee performance and other aspects of the Receiving department. Controls reporting and communicating awareness to program leaders. Meets with the employees as needed.


  • Manages Supervisors and ensures employees are adhering to all documented procedures.
  • Responsible for the Traffic office and the Switch Truck drivers on all shifts
  • Communicates to SLI when Trailer support is lacking (Empties or Outbound pick-ups)
  • Keep staff informed of relevant information, policies and procedures
  • Manages department to expanding metrics and process improvements.
  • Ensures proper Safety protocol is followed in areas of responsibility
  • Perform other duties as directed by management
  • Adjusts staffing assignments to address needs as necessary.
  • Handles damage and error reporting to proper parties based on incidents.
  • Handles high volume and high stress situations professionally.
  • Puts in the hours to achieve the results. Becomes the “OWNER” of the operation.

SPECIAL SKILLS, EXPERIENCE OR QUALIFICATIONS (List specific skills required but not defined in Dimensions)

  • BA and/or MBA or equivalent experience
  • 5-10 years of automotive industry distribution management experience
  • SAP experience required
  • Ability to work with people at different levels within the organization
  • Ability to use logical approach to problem solving

If you are a high performer and would like to work for an equally high performing company and you think the above opportunity is appropriate for you, we invite you to submit your resume in Microsoft Word format to

We treat all resumes with strict confidentiality. We will always contact you first before submitting your resume to our client(s) for review. If you do not receive correspondence, you are not a fit for this position.

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