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BEE Position:
Johannesburg, South Africa, Africa
Job type:
Full time

Warehouse/Logistics Manager

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About this job

Reporting to General Manager Operations assume responsibility for the entire warehousing and distribution network. Essential that you have gained experience in the Steel / Metals industry.

Key Result Areas

Plan and coordinate the team, in accordance with the defined objectives and procedures:

  • Manage the warehouse supervisors and all subordinate staff
  • Manage the logistics manager and drivers
  • Manage all HR related issues for all staff under your control
  • Train, develop and motivate staff
  • Accumulation and authorisation of biweekly wage hours
  • Co-ordinate and plan nightshift and overtime activities

Warehousing and Distribution

  • Oversee the receiving of stock into the warehouse
  • Ensure the warehouse layout is always adhered to
  • Ensure bins and locations are always adhered to
  • Ensure goods received are per order and specification
  • Ensuring the supply of products is actioned per the company procedures and authorised as required.
  • Ensure that despatches are loaded accurately and are checked as per company systems.
  • Oversee and action daily stock checks
  • Ensure fulfillment of established deadlines of all required actions
  • Oversee the OHS requirements within your department
  • Ensure housekeeping is practiced daily
  • Ensure the company barcoding system is practiced as per company workflow
  • Monitor asset utilisation and improve efficiencies


Skills Required

Minimum Requirements

  • At least 5 years Warehousing / Logistics experience in the steel industry essential
  • Weighbridge experience critical
  • Export related experience is a bonus 

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