Manufacturing & Distribution Operations

Interim Director of Operations - Operations

Manufacturing & Distribution Operations

100%
Orders shipped, no mishaps
100%
Inventory audit compliance, up from 30%
Increased
Inventory management & accuracies
Cerius Insights: Interim operations executives help put into place lean practices, establish processes, procedures, and accountability, establish the infrastructure to support it at the next stage of growth or help identify and improve profit margins.
Company Profile
Sports Manufacturer & Distributor
$100 million in revenue
Position/Timeframe
Interim Director of Operations
11 months
Situation
Recently acquired a company
Sales and profitability not meeting targets
Leaderhip exited, loosing critical employees locally
Needed recommendations for next stage of organization
Implementation
Provided suggested model for self-leadership locally
Identified gaps in processes and realigned with business needs
Put in place improved inventory management system
Minimized industry contraction through supply chain and operational efficiencies
Provided supply chain analyis

Results

  • Financial goals were met
  • 100% orders shipped - no operational mishaps from transition
  • Met operational responsibilities of organization despite industry challenges
  • Increased inventory management and accuracies
  • Bank inventory audit increased from 30% to 100% compliance rate