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Manager Warehouse

Gladstone, New Jersey, United States
June 23, 2019

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Barry W. Robinson

* ******** ***** *********, ** 07934 405-***-****


Experienced business professional specializing in warehousing and transportation distribution logistics. Track record of strong leadership abilities and focus on continuous improvement.

Professional Experience

Alirm LLC

Operations Manager (Pine Brook, NJ) Dec. 2018 – March 2019

Managed shipping, receiving, inventory, warehouse operations

Train, developed and mentored direct reports and warehouse team

Performed time study to determine appropriate staffing capacity to manage workflow.

Oversaw building and facility maintenance and equipment

Recommended improvement in warehouse layout, storage protocol and location enhancement

Implemented close campus structure and NJ Sick Leave Act

Southern Glazers Wine & Spirits

Manager Warehouse Operations (Oklahoma City, OK) Jul. 2016 – June 2018

Refined inbound freight delivery and restructured an agile outbound delivery program

Responsible for inventory management, including physical inventories and cycle counts

Oversaw acquisition of fleet vehicles

Implemented innovative technologies that improved accuracy and reduced labor $30,000 annually

Enhanced processes to the SAP inventory model to increase utilization of reporting

Oversaw building and facility maintenance

Responsible for safety and security within the state including local compliance (OSHA, FDA, etc.)

Set and manage budgets and capital expenditures

Collaborate with corporate buyers, accounting, HR and regional teams to enhance communications and improve planning.

Mardel Christian and Education Stores

Warehouse Manager (Oklahoma City, OK) Sept. 1994 – Apr. 2016

Authored freight routing guide distributed in the United States, Canada, and Mexico

Drove savings of $70,000+ annually by eliminating invoice handling charges

Wrote SOPs including in the company’s Procedure & Policy Manual (PPM)

Oversaw security rules for C-TPAT (Customs- Trade Partnership Against Terrorism)

Pioneered and built consensus across multiple organizational levels to improve product rollout and customer experience

Developed and implemented an innovative storage concept of linear design on angle iron for SKU growth and space allocation

Interviewed, hired and trained warehouse staff and supervisors, including 68 FTE and 17 PTE labor force

Implemented a train the trainer program for new employees

Supervised the activities of employees engaged in the inventory system (A.S. 400) including receiving, storing, cycle counts, and shipping

Drove critical decisions through regular reporting, benchmarking, and standards metrics

Scheduled weekly store order transmissions, pulling and delivery times for 36 stores in 8 states.

Streamlined receiving and storage of over 48,000 SKUs.

Led office manager and eight warehouse office accounting associates ensuring invoicing accuracy over $54M, credits, and collections

Planned, developed, implemented warehouse safety and security programs

Professional Experience (cont.)

Negotiated with carriers, warehouse operators, and insurance company for service and preferential rates

Directed a team that reviewed overseas invoices and shipping manifests to ensure conformity to tariff and customs regulations

Designed and implemented model for e-commerce efficiency and effectiveness

Developed and implemented plans for facility modification, expansions and renovations that emphasize technology solutions for sustainability

Monitor continuous processes of materials, material handling, and equipment. Established and optimized resources to maintain warehouse budgets and P&L statements

Hobby Lobby

Warehouse Manager (Oklahoma City, OK) Sept. 1992 – Sept. 1994

Hired, trained, and oversaw all warehouse operations of Hobby Lobby buildings II, III, and IV

Responsible for managing over 200 supervisors and associates.


Southern Nazarene University (Bethany, OK) May 1999

B.S., Organizational Leadership


C-TPAT A.S. 400 SAP WMS Microsoft Office

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