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Warehouse And Distribution Manager (Perishables)

Closing: Apr 16, 2024

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Published: Apr 2, 2024 (20 days ago)

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Qualifications

  • Relevant business-related Degree preferably in Food Science or related field.
  • Must have a Minimum of 5 years experience in warehouse and distribution management within the food industry preferably for Beef, Chicken and Fish.
  • Strong knowledge and experience in cold storage for perishables.
  • Strong knowledge of food safety regulations and best practices.
  • Competency in IT systems including MS Office, warehouse management software and reporting.
  • A team player with good leadership and communication skills.
  • Ability to identify operational bottlenecks and implement effective solutions.


Responsibilities

Qualifications

  • Relevant business-related Degree preferably in Food Science or related field.
  • Must have a Minimum of 5 years experience in warehouse and distribution management within the food industry preferably for Beef, Chicken and Fish.
  • Strong knowledge and experience in cold storage for perishables.
  • Strong knowledge of food safety regulations and best practices.
  • Competency in IT systems including MS Office, warehouse management software and reporting.
  • A team player with good leadership and communication skills.
  • Ability to identify operational bottlenecks and implement effective solutions.


  • Efficiently manage warehouse operations, including receiving, storage, inventory control, and order picking.
  • Implement and maintain best practices including FIFO (First in First Out) to ensure the safe and organized storage of food products.
  • Monitor inventory levels and coordinate with the procurement team to ensure optimal stock levels.
  • Ensure compliance with food safety regulations and maintain a clean/ sanitary warehouse environment and conduct regular safety training for any other warehouse and distribution staff.
  • Oversee the scheduling of deliveries and shipments to meet customer and retail partner demands.
  • Optimize use of shared vehicle assets through effective route planning, to reduce costs and delivery times.
  • Monitor the performance of delivery drivers and establish delivery standards.
  • Maintain accurate records of deliveries and resolve any delivery-related issues promptly.
  • Ensure compliance with all relevant regulations, including food safety, OSHA, and transportation laws.
  • Maintain daily stock reports and share with the respective sales managers.
  • Report any stock or logistics related issues in a timely manner.
  • Generate weekly and monthly reports on warehouse and distribution, including key performance indicators (KPIs) and metrics.


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