Our client: A very RENOWNED FMCG Trading establishment is looking for a Warehouse Manager. The successful candidate will play a key role in optimizing warehouse operations and ensuring the smooth flow of goods within our supply chain.
Your role: Oversee day-to-day warehouse activities, including receiving, storing, and shipping of products. Implement and enforce efficient warehouse processes to maximize productivity and minimize errors. Maintain accurate inventory records and perform regular cycle counts. Lead and motivate warehouse staff, providing clear direction and support. Conduct regular training sessions to ensure the team is well-versed in safety procedures, company policies, and warehouse operations. Foster a positive and collaborative work environment. Implement and maintain an effective inventory control system. Coordinate with relevant departments to forecast inventory needs and prevent stock outs. Regularly assess stock levels and initiate restocking procedures as necessary. Ensure that products are stored and handled according to quality standards. Conduct regular quality checks to identify and address any issues promptly. Collaborate with the quality assurance team to implement improvements. Enforce safety protocols and regulations to create a secure working environment. Conduct regular safety audits and address any potential hazards promptly. Collaborate with the Health and Safety Officer to implement safety training programs. Generate regular reports on warehouse activities, including inventory levels, shipping/receiving logs, and performance metrics. Maintain accurate and up-to-date documentation for all warehouse processes.
Must-have: Bachelor’s degree in Business, Logistics, Supply Chain Management, or a related field. Proven experience in warehouse management, with a minimum of 8 years in a managerial role. Strong understanding of logistics and supply chain processes. Excellent leadership and communication skills. Proficient in warehouse management software. Knowledge of health and safety regulations.
Managing expectations: “At Mindfield, we strive for exceptional results, achieved by understanding the needs of both our clients and candidates. Please take note of our ‘must-haves’ for a successful application process. We look forward to building a long-term relationship with you. Mindfield – making a difference.”