Our client who is a multinational pharmaceutical / nutraceutical manufacturing company, is currently looking to hire an experienced Warehouse Manager for its business operations in Lagos.
Location : Ikeja, Lagos
Overseeing and monitoring of quality, quantity, stock levels, delivery times, transport costs, and efficiency.
Organizing warehouse, categorizing goods, planning routes, and processing shipments.
Supervising, coaching, and training the warehouse workforce.
Ensure inventory levels are sufficiently maintained.
Manage inventory and maintain communications with carriers, suppliers, warehouses, custom brokers and others involved in the shipping and delivery of merchandise.
Supervise daily activities of the warehouse, including quality assurance, inventory control, space management, logistics, floor productivity, shipping, and customer service
Schedule and oversee warehouse team to meet the demands of the fulfillment center, and manage the quality of work to maximize efficiency and minimize overtime
Inspect equipment and tools regularly and oversee general maintenance as needed
Meet regularly with warehouse team to review, analyze, and develop actionable plans for productivity and loss prevention
Oversee and manage logistics utilized to transport products to customers and internal facilities, communicating with partners to ensure efficient delivery of product
QUALIFICATION, SKILLS & EXPERIENCE
Proficient knowledge of warehouse procedure and policy
Excellent problem-solving skills and leadership qualities
Ability to work with all levels of company staff
Certification in warehousing is a must
5+ years’ experience in a warehouse lead role managing hourly employees
Good understanding of logistics operations
Proficiency with SCM (Supply Chain Management) for warehouse management