Burlington Director, Distribution Center Construction Management in Burlington, New Jersey
LOCATION 1830 Route 130 North Burlington NJ US 08016
Bring your skills as an experienced distribution center leader to a growing Fortune 500 retail company and certified Great Place to Work! Burlington Stores is a nationally recognized retailer of high quality, branded merchandise at everyday low prices, with over 800 stores in 45 states and Puerto Rico.
We are growing, and as the Director of our Distribution Center Development you’ll be responsibleto lead the development and execution of new Distribution Center building projects from pre-lease due diligence through construction and occupancy. The Director will work closely with the DC and Real Estate/Asset Management teams during the scope development and site selection process, leading due diligence activities, schedule creation, and budget preparation as well as lead the architectural design process, all bidding and RFP activities, and award contracts.
This position requires a minimum of 10 or more years of professional experience with 5 years in a leadership role and extensive distribution center development and construction experience preferably in a retail DC environment.
- A college degree in construction management, or related discipline, or equivalent work experience is preferred
Major Responsibilities include:
Participate in development of strategic plan for distribution center needs, locations and timing, with Supply Chain partners
Lead due diligence efforts during the pre-development and site selection phase
Direct scope development with Supply Chain/DC leadership, IT, Asset Protection, Corporate Facilities, Sustainability and other relevant stakeholders
Direct the development of budgets/cost estimates and schedules; provide weekly reporting of budget vs actual spend forecast and track expenses
Ensure building design is suitable for material handling equipment design through close coordination with MHE vendors and DC leaders/engineers
Lead bid process, including selection of contractors, distribution of bid packages, analysis of bids, recommendation to senior leadership, and project award
Lead weekly cross functional project meetings/calls with all stakeholders
Direct consultants and vendors throughout planning and execution of project
Coordinate with Landlord and their consultants on the above activities for building envelope and turnkey projects
Ensure Burlington specific needs for MHE, generators, HVAC, etc. are included in Landlord designed buildings
Propose value engineering measures as appropriate
Burlington is committed to being an employer of choice. We offer a competitive wage and comprehensive benefit package including a generous paid time off plan, a company matched 401(k) and an associate discount. Burlington associates make a difference in the lives of customers, colleagues, and the communities where we live and work through various social responsibility initiatives. As a growing company, we offer high-performing, motivated associates a variety of professional development and career growth opportunities. Burlington Stores, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer committed to workplace diversity.
Posting Number 2022-181820
Address 1830 Route 130 North
Zip Code 08016
Position Type Regular Full-Time
Posted Date 4/20/2022 4:50 PM
Career Site Category Corporate
Position Category Facilties/Maintenance