Warehouse Coordinator (FMCG)

Job Purpose

Warehouse Coordinator will be accountable for the overall warehouse operation, which receives and stores, moves and ships supplies, stock and materials to and/or from the warehouse. Manage the overall operation and ensures the safe and effective storage and distribution of customer goods on time and without damage.

Summary of Key Responsibilities

  • Develop and implement both short- and long-term warehouse planning.
  • Maintain items record, document necessary information and utilize reports to project warehouse status
  • Identify areas of improvement and establish innovative or adjust existing work procedures and practices
  • Supervise the loading and offloading of items in the warehouse
  • Ensure all warehouse employees receive regular performance reviews, personal-development and succession plans
  • Motivate and inspire the team and ensure timecards are submitted for timely payroll administration.
  • Resolve conflict and to create a positive and productive team environment.
  • Shipping and receiving of products to and from the warehouse on behalf of customers.
  • Accountable for the planning and direction of all warehouse operations, including developing and monitoring of key performance indicators, security, change management, technology and all administration activities, such as production reporting.
  • Measure and report the effectiveness of warehousing activities and employee’s performance
  • Organize and maintain inventory and storage area
  • Ensure shipments’ and inventory transactions’ accuracy
  • Communicate job expectations and coach employees
  • Determine staffing levels and assign workload
  • Any other duties as assigned by the Supervisor

Required Skills & Attributes

  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to input, retrieve and analyse data
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Proven ability to direct and coordinate operations
  • Strong organisational and time management skills
  • Customer service and communication skills
  • Good Negotiating Skills

Qualifications and Experience

  • Advanced Diploma in Purchasing and Supply or any Commercial Field
  • Must have at least 6 years’ experience in warehousing and dispatching
  • Working experience in the manufacturing/FMCG sector in the same capacity is a must
  • 1-2 years working experience in Logistics will be plus
  • Excellent negotiation, communication and interpersonal skills
  • Must be a member of a relevant professional body (i.e. CIPS/CILT/ZIPS)

How to apply

If you meet the minimum hiring requirements for the above position, please email your CV and Cover letter clearly stating your salary expectations to the email below:

Application deadline
17 Oct 10:22
Apply online
https://bemconsult.com/index.php?view=job_seekers&catId=63
Email applications to
jobs@bemconsult.com and Copy-in bemconsult@outlook.com
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