Warehouse & Logistics Manager Jobs in Nairobi

Warehouse & Logistics Manager Jobs in Nairobi

Job Title:
Warehouse & Logistics Manager – FMCG
Industry:
  • Manufacturing
    Location:
  • Nairobi

    Our Client is a leading supplier and manufacturer of plastics and packaging solutions.

    They are seeking to hire an individual to oversee the warehousing and logistics function which includes efficient receipt, storage, FG re-handling and dispatch to customers ensure productivity targets are achieved and compliance to warehouse processes and controls.

    Responsibilities

  • Oversee end to end warehouse processes i.e receiving, put away, warehousing, stock controls, dispatch and distribution.
  • Ensure compliance to warehouse safety and housekeeping standards.
  • Keep track of quality, quantity, delivery times, transport costs and efficiency
    Strategically plan and manage logistics, warehouse, transportation and customer services
    Plan and facilitate inventory management, demand planning and ensure sufficient stocks are maintained
  • Monitor supplies’ cycle, track goods and services to ensure delivery to specifications and standards
  • Provide work plans,route plans, assign tasks appropriately and appraise results for the warehouse and logistics team.
  • Build and manage a network of third-party service providers including transportation, warehousing, and input suppliers.
  • Coordinate with finance and audit for stock taking & stock reconciliation, manage stock control and reconcile with the system.
  • Regular layout review and ensure efficient space utilization.
  • Develop and implement an integrated logistics strategy monitoring the quality, quantity, cost and efficiency of the movement and warehousing of goods.
  • Ensure adequate record keeping and manage all documentation to confirm proper stock levels and maintain inventory control

    Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s Degree in any of the following fields;
  • Procurement and Supplies, Stores and Inventory Management, Commerce, Economics, or any other relevant field
    from a recognized university.
  • A postgraduate Diploma In Procurement/Supply Chain Management from a reputable institution,
  • A member in good standing of the Kenya Institute of Supply Chain Management (KISCM), with a valid practicing certificate, as stipulated in the Supplies Practitioners Management Act 2007
  • Knowledge and relevant experience of not less than eight (8) years in warehousing and logistics with three (2) years at managerial level.
  • Working knowledge of Health, Safety and Quality management process.
  • Knowledge of materials control and inventory management.
  • Basic understanding of warehousing, principles and procedures.
  • Good working knowledge and understanding of Kaizen, GMP and factory processes & technology.
  • Demonstrated work experience with SAP.
  • Basic proficiency with computer applications and programs including email and Microsoft Office.

    How to Apply
  • If you are up to the challenge, possess the necessary qualification and experience; please send your CV only quoting the job title on the email subject (Warehouse & Logistics Manager- FMCG) to vacancies@corporatestaffing.co.ke
    before 15th February 2019.
  • Kindly indicate current/last salary on your CV
  • N.B: We do not charge any fee for receiving your CV or for interviewing
  • Only candidates short-listed for interview will be contacted

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