The General Manager (GM) will serve as the leader of supply chain operations at the at the Chick-fil-A Supply Distribution Center (DC) in Cartersville, GA. This individual will be responsible for executing safe and effective operations that meet the needs of the organization and its employees. The GM will lead an eventual workforce of ~200 people distributing millions of cases of inventory annually to Chick-fil-A Operators throughout the southeast. This individual will act as a liaison between Chick-fil-A Supply leadership and the DC. The GM will drive the operations of the distribution center and will enable supply chain innovation unique to the food service industry. Most importantly, this person will lead in a way that supports Chick-fil-A’s vision and strategy while embodying the corporate purpose.
This position requires a leader who can call upon a diverse range of skills and experiences to support overall operations. The role is highly interdependent with the other divisions of the distribution center and Chick-fil-A Supply Services, requiring the GM to foster relationships with a wide range of people to execute their responsibilities. The GM will work closely with Chick-fil-A Supply’s Senior Leadership Team (SLT) and DC leaders to continually improve the operation’s performance, productivity, efficiency, and profitability through effective supply chain management methods and strategies. This position calls for a dynamic leader who has a heart of service and compassion, coupled with a sharp mind and strong leadership presence to effectively manage the business. Furthermore, this role will be uniquely challenged with their participation in the stand up of a brand-new DC and the testing and refinement of a new facility implementation playbook to assist in the stand up of future facilities.
About Chick-fil-A Supply
Chick-fil-A Supply®, a wholly owned subsidiary of Chick-fil-A, Inc., is an innovative distribution service provider focused on understanding and meeting the unique needs of Chick-fil-A restaurants. Chick-fil-A Supply® ensures restaurants have the food and products they need through a seamless delivery experie