Warehouse Manager Job in Nairobi Kenya

Warehouse Manager
Location: Nairobi
Industry: Retail
Our client, a leading global travel retailer operating worldwide seeks to recruit a Warehouse Manager. 

The ideal candidate will be in charge all aspects covering in-bound logistics, warehouse operations and transport to third party contracts. 

Duties and Responsibilities
  • Defining optimal replenishment frequency by shop
  • Staff planning in order to cover special needs on delivery days and strong sales days
  • Coordinate all inventory control processes through regular updates from subordinates and reviews of inventory reports
  • Communicating  inventory status and activities to Area Retail Manager and Shop Manager
  • Initiating reorder procedures, as well as elimination of stock
  • Monitoring the correct receiving of goods and inform logistic assistants in case of discrepancies
  • Making sure that every item moved to the shops can be scanned at tills
  • Monitoring transfer order process
  • Controlling expiring date and ensure efficient stock rotation
  • Organizing and maintaining warehouse in an efficient and proper way
  • Communicating with local custom authorities and planning physical inventories
  • Making sure damaged and defective goods are processed in a timely, accurate manner
  • Assisting in protecting company assets through promoting awareness of loss prevention
  • Supervision of Warehouse Team
  • Ensure the understanding and adherence to standard policies and procedures of the Supply Chain Community
Skills & Abilities:
  • Bachelor degree in Logistics and Procurement or Warehouse Operations or related field
  • A minimum of 5 years in Logistics / Warehouse Operations
  • Excellent knowledge of warehouse operations
  • Be able to work under minimum supervision
  • Well-developed organizational skills.
  • Experience in working in a warehouse and in charge of a team
  • Experience in FMCG industry preferred
To apply, send your CV and cover letter only to jobs@flexi-personnel.com before close of business, 14th March, 2016. 

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