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We are a supply chain planning and execution company dedicated to reducing costs, improving transparency, maximizing operating efficiency, and increasing profitability for our trading partners.

KINEXO is part of the Berkshire Hathaway portfolio of companies and provides innovative supply chain solutions for some of North America’s most well-known and respected brands in the food service, retail, hospitality, and healthcare industries.

One Team

KINEXO’s teammates are the key to our success.  Our teammates create measurable value for our customers and trading partners by delivering innovative supply chain solutions that maximize operational efficiencies, increase transactional visibility, and fully optimize supply paths while providing unparalleled service and support to our customers in a positive, honest and rewarding work environment.

KINEXO teammates work together as one team while filling many different roles, including:

  • Account Management
  • Procurement
  • Customer Service
  • Logistics
  • Analytics
  • Accounting

One Family

At KINEXO, we treat our teammates like family.  As part of the Berkshire Hathaway portfolio of companies and a business unit of McLane Company, KINEXO employees enjoy comprehensive medical plans that provide our valued teammates and their loved ones with the protection they deserve.  In addition, KINEXO offers various perks like educational reimbursement, employee assistance programs, and teammate discounts and offers.

Explore our opportunities and get started on a rewarding career that includes:

Paid holiday and vacation time

401(k) with company match

Education assistance

Medical, dental, vision, company-paid life and more

Excellent career advancement

KINEXO Opportunities

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Supply Chain
Rocky Mount, NC
Posted 1 week ago

Description

Drive organizational change through design, development, and implementation of methods and tools that will increase operational efficiencies by eliminating or reducing waste for both internal and external customers.  The position will quantify cost trends for pricing models used to create solutions for customers and disseminate the needed adjustments throughout the organization.  The individual will also be responsible for working closely with Operations, Account Management, Sales, and Business Analyst to ensure customer projects are completed in a timely, accurate manner.  The Sr. Supply Chain Engineer will be expected to bring innovative ideas to a dynamic industry and have a profound impact on the strategic direction of the organization and drive business development through both engineering and project management of new business opportunities.

Key Duties

  • Lead internal cost reduction projects through reengineering current supply chain to change modes and flow creating efficiencies while maintaining customer requirements. Ensure and Manage the proper execution of these projects to generate a positive impact on the company’s profitability.
  • Lead initiatives to expand current refrigerated redistribution network to increase revenue opportunities with our customers.
  • Lead the expansion of cross dock locations to reduce transportation cost generating a higher success rate on adding profitable business to the company.
  • Lead supply chain consulting efforts for customers looking to outsource those activities generating a completely new business offering that we do not have today.  This will increase revenue and the company’s profitability.
  • Work directly with Sales and potential or existing customers to identify inefficiencies in their supply chain and reengineer it to create value through mode and flow change. This will be done through managing a cross functional team to supply the needed operational information in order to perform the analysis.  Lead the analytical activities with other engineers and analyst to ensure the optimum solution is presented.  Support efforts to formulate strategies and to create the final response to the potential or existing customer for new business opportunities thus increasing revenue and profitability.
  • Track and report progress to stakeholders
  • Work with Big Data to organize into meaningful information that will be used to drive business decisions

Required Skills and Abilities:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Supply Chain Management, Business Administration, Logistics, and/or Industrial Engineering with at least 7 years work experience
  • Detail oriented with problem solving and analytical skills
  • Ability to work independently and in a team format
  • Strong planning and organization skills
  • Ability to interact with multiple levels of management, both internal and external
  • Knowledge of 1 supply chain design tool
  • Comprehensive understanding of transportation design parameters and modes
  • Process flow analysis
  • Expert in Excel, Access, and knowledge of SQL
  • Excellent business writing and presentation skills
  • Exposure to a Transportation Management System
  • 10% Travel Required

Candidates may be subject to a background check and drug screen, in accordance with applicable laws.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

Job Features

Job CategoryFull Time - On Site

Description Drive organizational change through design, development, and implementation of methods and tools that will increase operational efficiencies by eliminating or reducing waste for both inter...

Supply Chain
Rocky Mount, NC
Posted 1 week ago
Position Summary:   The Business Analyst is responsible for the analytical review and implementation of supply chain programs to provide value while meeting customer expectations and satisfaction.  This will be achieved by thorough analysis of extensive data to redesign existing supply chain patterns creating efficiencies for the National Account Customer and vendor while providing profitability to KINEXO     Position Responsibilities:
  • Provide extensive support to supply chain analysis function and KINEXO National Account staff to ensure customer and vendor programs are approved, set up, and implemented.
  • Key participant in new and existing customer on site meetings for purpose of extracting viable data to begin analytical process.
  • Development of extensive business modeling of customer and vendor supply chains that will be key driver of decisions that impact the success and growth of KINEXO.
  • Must be able to work with extensive data set to organize, analyze, and present information to facilitate the supply chain decision making process for KINEXO, customers, and vendors.
  • Work with logistics on inbound and outbound freight rates for analysis.
  • Internal management of existing business supply chain to maximize margins and service levels.
  • Provide input and guidance during review process to establish new customer strategic targets.
  • Ability to negotiate product costs, transportation, payment terms and other supply chain costs with supply chains partners – vendors, customers, and freight providers.
  • Responsible for providing analytical support to achieve specified goals for both new and existing business.
Essential Skills and Experience
  • Foster a supportive and collaborative environment internally and with assigned concepts
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills and interpersonal skills
  • Strong excel skills with problem solving and analytical thought process
  • Ability to work independently and in a team format
  • Strong planning and organization skills
  • Ability to interact with multi levels of management both internal and external
  • A Bachelor or master’s degree (BS, BA) preferred in Business, Supply Chain, Logistics or related area
  • Limited travel may be required
Valued but not required skills and experience
  •  Working knowledge of principle food service disciplines including purchasing, customer service, accounting, warehousing and transportation
  •  Proven ability to achieve results through persistent negotiations, appropriate allocation of resources, strong communication skills and good judgment

Job Features

Job CategoryFull Time - On Site

Position Summary:   The Business Analyst is responsible for the analytical review and implementation of supply chain programs to provide value while meeting customer expectations and satisfaction. ...

Operations
Rocky Mount, NC
Posted 1 week ago
Logistics Analyst oversees the timely delivery of goods.  Maintains delivery schedules and tracks pickups and deliveries to ensure on time service requirements are met.  Update and provide tracking information to the customers as well as to internal managers.  Monitor and report driver issues that will possibly delay delivery, create safety concerns or licensing issues.  May assign carriers to routes, handle customer complaints and investigate delivery issues which may include damaged products and late or lost deliveries.  May also be called upon for special assignments by upper management. Job Responsibilities
  • Ensure all available loads in the assigned area of responsibility have been assigned to a carrier with adequate time for pickup and delivery
  • Ensure that the system is updated with the most accurate information on our carrier base
  • Communicate existing or potential service problems to the applicable account manager or supervisor
  • Serve as front line problem resolution for customers’ loads within the assigned region
  • Build relationships with the customers and carriers in order to promote additional business opportunities
  • Monitor service providers to ensure that the company and customer service requirements are being met
  • Act as a facilitator for carrier problems resolution regarding claims, payments or other business issues
  • Perform any other related duties as required or assigned
Minimum Qualifications and Training
  • Undergraduate degree in a related field or equivalent combination of experience and training that provides the required skills, abilities, and knowledge
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Organized and self-starter

Job Features

Job CategoryFull Time - On Site

Logistics Analyst oversees the timely delivery of goods.  Maintains delivery schedules and tracks pickups and deliveries to ensure on time service requirements are met.  Update and provide tracking ...

Operations
Rocky Mount, NC
Posted 2 months ago
Primarily responsible for inventory management within the KINEXO warehouse network locations and oversight of the required communication with supplier base for replenishment purposes.  Interacts internally with Customer Service Representatives and National Account Managers to provide 100% inventory fulfillment for outbound order shipments to customer base. Position Responsibilities:
  • Purchase and manage inventory levels for KINEXO warehouse network locations
  • Maintain complete, accurate and timely receiving to provide real time data for customer review
  • Manage inbound logistics of product movement from suppliers to warehouse network locations
  • Review, interpret and facilitate action based on myriad of daily/weekly/monthly reports
  • Assist in resolving issues with deliveries on both the inbound and outbound deliveries
  • Interact with others as required to solve any issues related to the business.  This could include warehouse personnel, accounting personnel, customers, vendors/suppliers, and management
  • Work with Customer Service and National Account Managers to allocate inventory as needed
  • Possess a high degree of persistence to effectively deal with suppliers
  • Research, negotiate and manage multiple vendor consolidations of inbound Purchase Orders to maximize inventory replenishment turns
  • Interact with Logistics to facilitate and support timing of Purchase Orders for closed loop transportation circuits
  • Manage cross dock and inter-branch transfer Purchase Orders
  • Manage import product Purchase Orders
Essential Skill and Experience:
  • Working knowledge of principle food service disciplines including purchasing, customer service, accounting, warehousing and transportation
  • Foster a supportive and collaborative environment internally, with warehouses and supplier base
  • Personable with outstanding written/ verbal communication skills and proficient math/analytical skills
  • Proven ability to achieve results through persistent negotiations, appropriate allocation of resources, strong communication skills and good judgment
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office software products
  • A Bachelor’s degree (BS, BA) preferred in Business, Supply Chain, Logistics or related area

Job Features

Job CategoryFull Time - On Site

Primarily responsible for inventory management within the KINEXO warehouse network locations and oversight of the required communication with supplier base for replenishment purposes.  Interacts inte...

Supply Chain
Rocky Mount, NC
Posted 2 months ago
Primarily responsible for the daily management of assigned concept(s) and executes all KINEXO department activities required to meet concept(s) contractual requirements and expectations.   Essential Functions:
  • Build and develop broad based relationships with concept(s) to achieve best practice supply chain solutions.
  • Responsible for business opportunities project development, solution, and implementation.
  • Manage LTO projects to include rollout, inventory management, reporting and depletion of inventory to coincide with concept marketing plan.
  • Manage the Kinexo internal execution of all aspects of the concept’s customer service, pricing, purchasing, implementation, compliance, logistics, accounting analytics and communicate effectively with concept.
  • In conjunction with Strategic Account Manager, review established concept KPI’s, business targets, execution of contractual agreements on predetermined schedule.
  • In conjunction with Strategic Account Manager, develop business reviews, receiving Senior Management approval and presenting to concept on predetermined schedule.
  • Complete special projects as tasked by the concept and Director, Account Management
  • Utilize current vendor business relationships to explore and develop further supply chain solutions resulting in additional new concept volume through Kinexo system.
  • Monitor slow moving, overstock and dead stock products providing disposition direction to purchasing based on agreed solution with concept.
  • Internal concept AOP development and sales projections with ongoing concept P&L management
  Skills and Abilities Required:
  • Working knowledge of principle food service disciplines including purchasing, customer service, accounting, warehousing and transportation
  • Foster a supportive and collaborative environment internally and with assigned concepts.
  • Personable with outstanding written and verbal communication skills
  • A collaborative team player
  • Proven ability to achieve results through persistent negotiations, appropriate allocation of resources, strong communication skills and good judgment.
  • Ability to establish and maintain a range of contacts within and outside the company in a highly professional manner; must be tactful and articulate.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office software products
  • A bachelor’s degree (BS, BA) preferred in Business, Supply Chain, Logistics, or related area.
  • Limited travel may be required.
  • Experience in the foodservice industry preferred
   

Job Features

Job CategoryFull Time - On Site

Primarily responsible for the daily management of assigned concept(s) and executes all KINEXO department activities required to meet concept(s) contractual requirements and expectations.   Essent...