Permanent Warehouse Manager (Food Manufacturing)

  • Full Time
  • Langebaan, West Coast

Merand Corbett & Ass

Established Food Manufacturer is seeking to employ a Warehouse Manager to join their team.

The ideal applicant must be a self starter, have experience with making calculated decisions and able to take responsibility for it.
Requirements

Minimum 3-year experience in a Warehouse manager role

Experience in the FMCG industry (Food Manufacturing) – essential

Expertise in warehouse management procedures and best practices

Expertise on warehouse equipment management

Proven ability to implement process improvement initiatives

Strong knowledge of warehousing Key Performance Indicators (KPIs)

Experience with warehouse management software systems preferable

Leadership skills and ability to manage staff

Strong decision making and problem solving skills

Excellent communication skills and people skills

Knowledge of Safety and Health requirements

Proficient in Microsoft Office Products (Excel and Word)

Syspro experience – essential

Responsibilities:

Manage the warehouse in compliance with the company’s policies.

Oversee and accountable for receiving, warehousing, distribution and warehouse maintenance operations.

Revise storage layout and ensure efficient space utilization.

Initiate, co-ordinate and enforce optimal operational policies and procedures.

Adhere to all warehousing, handling and transport legislation requirements.

Manage stock control, issuing of raw materials to production, movement of stock.

Prepare, manage and execute monthly stock takes.

Plan work schedules and work priorities for stock in-takers / loaders.

Prepare reports according to business requirements.

Work closely with procurement and production as a team to ensure optimal stock warehousing, usage and accurate record keeping.

Job Reference #: CPT000231/SG