Director Of Operations Part-Time

Part-Time Director of Operations
25 Hrs with increased hours during training period

Email Resume and Cover Letter
to: by 6/4/17
Position Summary
Power Packs Project is seeking a highly motivated and independent candidate to serve as part of the headquarters leadership team
The Director of Operations will assist in the startup of new programs. direct and oversee, the operational functions of two existing regions of the organization: including recipe development, food sourcing and purchasing, logistics and distribution, and management of operations team.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities>
- Develop of recipes and sourcing of product for recipes
- Assist in the startup of all operations related functions in new regions
- Responsible for the review, evaluation and modification of existing processes, activities and tasking to support an effective and efficient operating environment for product purchasing, storage and logistical movement of product
- Responsible for directing, supervising, and managing all aspects of warehousing and distribution operations for Power Packs including product purchasing and distribution activities, inventory management and control, and facilities management for the organization
- Responsible for building effective inventory management/control function to ensure inventory accuracy
- Build relationships with vendors to maximize access to food within budget constraints
- Assist in the operations start-up of all new programs
- Provide supervision, training, and evaluation to the operations staff
- Provide input for development of the organization's strategic plan, and oversee implementation of operations and programs activity in line with the board approved strategic plan

Minimum Qualifications (Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities)
- Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience in direct operational management (warehouse management, distribution, purchasing and logistics) with appropriate supervisory experience
- Minimum 3 years of directly related experience leading distribution center operations or operations experience working within the food supply chain or emergency food system preferred.
- The individual will also be flexible, motivated and resourceful, with effective problem solving and analytical skills.
- Self-starter with the ability to work independently and effective.
- Excellent planning and organization skills.
- Ability to use Microsoft Office software, databases, and/or other inventory/financial software programs.
- Ability to handle multiple assignments simultaneously.