KIK Custom Products

  • Logistic Supervisor

    Job Location US-IL-Alsip
    Posted Date 1 month ago(11/9/2018 1:25 PM)
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  • Overview

    COMPANY: As one of North America’s largest independent manufacturers of consumer packaged goods (“CPG”), KIK helps a large portfolio of brands and retailers bring their products to life. With leading positions in the multibillion dollar household and personal care (“HPC”), over-the-counter (“OTC”), pool additives and automotive aftermarket categories, we serve over 100 CPG companies and several major North American HPC and automotive aftermarket retailers, including many of the leading players in their respective categories. We have full-service capabilities covering end-to-end contract manufacturing, including project management, innovation and R&D, sourcing and procurement, blending and compounding, filling and packaging, supply chain and distribution, and quality control. Our manufacturing model is highly flexible and we consistently add value to our customers by leveraging our range of services and expertise.


    KIK Consumer Brands – Automotive Division

    Our Automotive business is comprised of the Prestone® and Holts® businesses. We develop, manufacture and market antifreeze/coolant and other automotive functional fluids and car appearance products in North America and key international markets. Prestone® is the number one branded consumer choice for antifreeze/coolant in North America. Other brands in our Automotive Care business include Holts®, Redex® and Simoniz® (outside North America).


    SUMMURY: We are currently searching for skilled and enthusiastic individuals to fill the position of: Logistics Manager with experience in a Manufacturing environment. The ideal candidate will have a take-charge attitude, and a 'can do' mindset and thrives in a fast paced consumer packaging environment.


    Essential Job Functions


    • Provides supervisory direction for the warehouse personnel and manages all aspects of personnel performance, staffing, training, and discipline within the department.
    • Coordinates all inbound and outbound shipments. Selects/routes orders to optimize productivity while meeting customer or distribution center delivery requirements.
    • Progressively pursues on-time shipment.
    • Conducts and monitors cycle counts and manage warehouse related entries to ensure accurate inventories meet customer demands.
    • Progressively pursues on time shipment.
    • Establishes and maintains key customer service level measurements including loading times by customer, activity profiles by department, carrier performance issues including appointment variance.
    • Maintains knowledge of and compliance with applicable government regulations.
    • Implements and trains proper safety & shipping procedures and guidelines.
    • Ensure compliance of plant GMP’s, safety and all other published policies, procedures, rules and regulations.
    • Implements effective procedures to reduce and monitor material usage for all manufacturing orders.
    • Manage month-end inventory closeouts.
    • Ensure month-end balances are accurate and manage cut-off timing.
    • Manage scrap and obsolete material destruction.


    Require 5+ years warehouse experience in a manufacturing environment

    • Previous supervisory/management experience
    • Knowledge of shipping and receiving methods
    • Good written and oral communication skills
    • Ability to motivate and train employees
    • Strong Continuous Improvement skills
    • Must be proficient in MS Office applications, including Excel, Word and Outlook

    A Career with KIK Offers:


    KIK offers very competitive salary and comprehensive benefits including health, wellness, dental, vision, life, and disability insurance. You can plan for your future with KIK's retirement savings options including employer match. KIK also recognizes the importance of continuing education and offers Education Assistance to our employees to encourage continued personal development and growth.



    Thank you for your interest and consideration of a position with KIK Custom Products.



    KIK is an Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to race, color, age, religion, sex, or national origin.


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