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The primary role of the Warehouse Supervisor is to oversee and co-ordinate all daily warehousing activities within the business with a goal to ensure that daily operations meet and exceed daily performance expectations of Customers in order to maintain and increase the company's overall market share within retail and wholesale sectors.
Achieve high levels of customer satisfaction through hands-on management within the areas of good receipt, picking, dispatching, re-work, and assuring quality of goods through to Customer delivery
Measure and report the effectiveness of warehousing activities and employees performance
Organise and maintain inventory and storage areas
Ensureshipments', inventorytransactions'and returns management accuracy through the use ofWMSand Hand Scanning functions
Communicate job expectations and coach employees, providing on-the job training and specific work instructions, updating staff training records as appropriate
Determine staffing levels and assign daily workload
Interface with internal customers to answer questions or solve problems
Identify areas of improvement and establish innovative or adjust existing work procedures and practices
Confer and coordinate activities with other departments
Proven warehouse supervisory experience
Highly effective supervisory skills and techniques
Knowledge of warehouse software packages and MS Office proficiency and working knowledge of SAPWMSsystems
Ability to input, retrieve and analyse data
Hands-on commitment to getting the job done
Excellent communication, interpersonal skills and people motivator
Proven ability to direct and coordinate operations
Strong organisational and time management skills
Warehouse Supervisor Duties:
Accomplishes warehouse human resource objectives by selecting, orienting, training, assigning, scheduling, coaching, counselling, motivating and disciplining employees; communicating job expectations; planning, monitoring, appraising job contributions; recommending compensation actions; adhering to policies and procedures.
Meets warehouse operational standards by contributing warehouse information to strategic plans and reviews; implementing production, productivity, quality, and customer-service standards; resolving problems; identifying warehouse system improvements.
Delivers supplies and equipment to departments by receiving and transferring items usingWMSHand Scanners.
Maintains storage area by organizing floor space; adhering to storage design principles; recommending improvements.
Maintains inventory by conducting physical counts; reconciling variances; inputting data where applicable and on-the spot checking of picked orders
Secures warehouse by ensuring all doors are kept closed at all times and secured appropriately at day end
Keeps equipment operating by enforcing operating instructions; troubleshooting breakdowns; requiring preventive maintenance; calling for repairs.
Due to the high volume of applications we receive, it is not always possible to get back to you within 24 hours. However, your application will be reviewed by a Consultant as quickly as possible and if you areshortlistedwe will aim to call you within two working days.
If you do not receive a call please do not be despondent. Typically, only one candidate can be successful per role! Please apply for any future roles in the same way. Good luck!