Warehouse Manager (Manufacturing) Kimberly

Agent: Yvette Rautenbach

  • A well established client within manufacturing is looking for a dynamic, and self disciplined Warehouse Manager to oversee receiving, warehousing and distribution operations. Requirements include efficient receipt, storage, value-adding servicing and dispatch of a wide variety of products as well as ensuring productivity targets are achieved and that all warehouse processes are running smoothly and promptly. The successful candidate should have high energy levels, strong attention to detail, able to proactively intervene where required within a highly pressured environment.


  • Company: Manufacturing
  • Location: Bloemfontein
  • Date Posted: 25 June 2020
  • Industry: Manufacture
  • Nationality: South African
  • Salary: market related
  • Qualifications: Min 3 yrs experience as Warehouse Manager
  • Assignment: Permanent

Job Description

  • Manage warehouse according to Company policies and vision
  • Supervise receiving, warehousing, distribution and maintenance operation
  • Ensure space used effectively setting aside storage areas for new stock
  • Adhere to all warehousing, handling and shipping legislation requirements
  • Maintain standards of health and safety, hygiene and security
  • Manage stock control and reconcile with data storage system
  • Liaise with clients, suppliers and transport companies, receive feedback and monitor quality of services provided
  • Processing orders and planning the dispatching of products
  • Produce reports and statistics regularly (IN/OUT status report, dead stock report etc)
  • Prepare annual budget
  • Partake in Branch stock takes
  • Review all Health & Safety measures, investigate incidents, suggest improvements, conduct inspections and collaborate with Dept of Labour regarding inspections etc

Minimum Requirements

  • Proven 3 years work experience as a warehouse manager
  • Expertise in warehouse management procedures and best practices
  • SYSPRO experience advantageous
  • Proven ability to implement process improvement initiatives
  • Strong knowledge of warehousing Key Performance Indicators (KPIs)
  • Hands on experience with warehouse management software and databases
  • Leadership skills and ability manage staff
  • Strong decision making and problem solving skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Drivers License

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