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  • Posted: Apr 4, 2024
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    We are a Management Consultancy firm and we commenced active business in Kenya April 2016.
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    Senior Manager - Warehousing

    Key Responsibilities

    • Product Assembly, printing, and packaging: Oversee product assembly, printing and packaging. This includes the production of standard and complete SKU for storage, as well as custom orders, custom printing, and de-bundling. Oversee product labelling, including per-piece and for bundles / SKU.
    • Goods dispatch & order fulfilment: Plan manpower to fulfil picking lists for dispatch within agreed timelines. Coordinate with Logistics to allow them to arrange timely dispatch.
    • Receive goods from production: Collect goods from Clients production facility and receive into the warehouse / store. Ensure stock quantities match and quality meets expectations.
    • Storage, security and stock control: General warehouse management, including space allocation, location optimisation, and housekeeping. Optimise storage locations and space allocation. Ensure stock is secure and eliminate pilferage. Stock counts, audits, and checks.
    • Goods receipts: Oversee the receipt of goods returned from customers, including issuing of GRNs. Ensure tracking and control of stock into / out of production, including waste and reground material.
    • Stock planning: Together with production and sales, plan target stock levels for all SKU. Approving special order requirements (e.g. single colour, or exceptional customer requests).
    • Manpower management: Oversee manpower allocation for packing, printing, stores, and dispatch. Performance management, staff development, recruitment and capability building. Capturing staff feedback and planning improvements

    Skills & Experience

    • Degree in Supply chain Management or a related field.
    • At least Six (6) years experience in a fast-paced warehouse lead role
    • Strong knowledge of warehouse management, including best practices.
    • Previous experience managing a complex finished-goods warehouse function, with hundreds of SKUs.
    • People leadership experience, spanning multiple organisational layers.
    • Analytical capability, including the ability to assess information, set priorities and execute on them.
    • Demonstrated capacity to work independently, and execute change.
    • Knowledge of process improvement methodologies, such as Lean / Six Sigma.
    • Experience working with a performance management structure and delegating responsibilities to staff.
    • Experience in a company with production or assembly on site, rather than receiving only finished goods.
    • Experience working in or managing basic goods production / assembly processes.
    • Experience with continuous improvement methodologies preferred, but not essential.

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to Volt Management Services Limited on to apply

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