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Warehouse Manager

Job Information
LocationRecruitment Agency / Vacancy in Cape Town, Waterfront
SalaryR420k- R360k
Job TypePermanent
EducationBtech in Logistics
Experience5 Years' Experience

Job Description

This role requires management of the distribution and warehousing function. Reporting to the Supply Chain Manager; the primary role of the Distribution Manager is to manage the day-to-day operations of the warehouse and manage the 3rdparty logistics provider.

Minimum Requirements

• Btech in Logistics

• 5 years’ experience

• WMS experience


• Run the daily distribution and warehousing function through a team of supervisors

• Manage daily, weekly and monthly operations planning

• Manage staff performance and develop staff through staff appraisals, counselling and training

• Ensure Supervisors and their staff achieve KPI’s

• Manage 3rdparty transporters and ensure service providers achieve the targets set out for them

• Manage the daily delivery process

• Analyse discrepancies in deliveries with 3rdparty transporters

• Review monthly on-time delivery performance, identify late deliveries and implement corrective strategies

• Monthly analysis of damaged returns, develop plans to eliminate damages

• Establish relationships with key customers

• Review monthly transporter invoices

• Manage distribution cost efficiencies

• Manage reverse logistics and the administration process, ensure that POD’s and credits are processed efficiently and accurately

• Manage the daily warehouse operations of receiving, storage, and dispatch.

• Ensure target stock levels and service levels are maintained

• Manage the daily picking, packing and invoicing operations

• Ensure housekeeping up to date at all times

• Ensure accurate inventory records are maintained and stock losses minimized

• Plan and manage stock takes

• Manage inventory levels in conjunction with Supply Chain Planner

• Manage Health and Safety requirements

• Review monthly costs

Correspondence will only be conducted with short listed candidates. Should you not hear from us within 3 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

Should you meet the requirements for this position, please email your CV to or fax to 086 558 5110. You can also contact Stephanie on 021 555 0432

or email us:

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