Manage daily activities of directing, controlling and coordinating all phases of the Warehouse and Distribution operations.
Liaise between distribution center and sales center management to ensure timely and accurate deliveries in an efficient and cost effective manner.
Manage and improve on the company’s operations and execution of day to day Distribution Center operations (both Distribution and Warehouse) within parameters of both labor and other operating expense budgets.
Identify and execute opportunities to improve supply chain efficiency.
Implement best practices around goods received, storage, handling and dispatch of goods.
Implement FIFO and FEFO policies.
Ensure Inventory-Stock Accuracy by scheduling daily, monthly and annual stock counts
Oversee day-to-day operations of finished goods and raw material warehouse.
Directs the operations of the warehouse team to achieve objectives.
Coordinate complex logistics requests, transportation and all Third-Party Logistics
Participate in sales and operations process.
Provide necessary reports and analysis needed to enable the sales and Operation process.
Ensures continuous business process improvement.
Ensure complex inventory and operations demands using IT.
Adhere to Company standards and policies in addition to all regulatory requirements.
Bachelors’ degree in relevant field.
Relevant professional certification is an added advantage.
Minimum of 5 years hands-on experience in FMCG operations with the last four years’ experience in a beverage bottling company in managerial capacity.
Strong knowledge of operations management.
Strong knowledge of planning, production, sales, supply chain, distribution and warehouse management.
Basic understanding of bottling line machines, tool technology and Navision.
Organizational and Inventory Management skills
Sound appreciation of bottling line operations
Strong interpersonal skills to manage multi- levels resource and operations.
Exceptional analytical ability.