VF Corporation Director – Distribution Engineering EMEA in Belgium

Job Description

Provides strategic planning, resource allocation, operational execution, organizational management, project implementation, and financial responsibility for Distribution Engineering in EMEA.

  • Advise and collaborate with stakeholders to obtain the best Distribution Engineering solutions for the different Distribution Centres in EMEA.

  • Ensure resources are provided to support Distribution Engineering projects and activities to include labor, warehouse management system, equipment, and facilities.

  • Identify critical strategic and operational issues and collect, analyse, and interpret data to make fact-based decisions and actions.

  • Recommend and execute improvement initiatives.

  • Monitor cost, cycle time, and accuracy performance of Engineering projects and recommend improvements.

  • Ensure compliance with VF policies and local regulations.

  • Develop and execute strategic Engineering initiatives to include the integration of new brands, relocation of existing brands, and the rationalization of facilities which may initiate the construction or exit of DC facilities.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Education: BA or BS in Engineering or Business

  • Experience: 10-15 years in Distribution Engineering with significant exposure to the apparel/footwear industry

  • Language skills: English required.

COMPETENCIES

  • Customer Focus

  • Communication Skills

  • Business Acumen

  • Leadership

  • Team Player

Organized in 1899, VF Corporation is a global leader in branded lifestyle apparel, footwear and accessories, with global iconic brands, 64,000 associates and $12.4 billion in revenue. Our businesses and brands are organized into four categories called coalitions, comprising: Outdoor & Action Sports, Jeanswear, Imagewear, and Sportswear. While VF is highly diversified across brands, products, distribution channels and geographies, our One VF culture and approach to doing business provide a unique and powerful competitive advantage.

VF Diversity Vision Statement

VF is committed to creating an inclusive environment that welcomes and values the differences among all of our associates, customers, suppliers and the communities in which we live and conduct business. The continued success and growth of VF is enhanced through initiatives that promote diversity throughout VF around the world.VF is an equal employment opportunity/ affirmative action employer of minorities, females, protected veterans and the disabled. VF is committed to providing equal opportunities in employment, and treating our VF associates and VF applicants without discrimination on the basis of their race, color, gender, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, citizenship, disability, protected veteran status, HIV/AIDS status, or any other legally protected factor.