Warehouse Manager

  • Permanent Intermediate position

  • Nelspruit, Mpumalanga

  • R300,000 - R380,000 pa cost to company

  • Job 2055798 | Ref DBN000807NM

  • Posted 10 Jan 2017 by HR Matters

About the Position

Cost management:

  • Manage scorecards of service providers against SLA and KPI’s
  • Management of  business scorecard (KPI's) measurements and track performance in
  • order to drive sustainable and integrated business performance
  • Coordinate operational activities within the Hub to maximise productivity

Transport Management:

  • Manage special instructions in terms of loading process of vehicles and promo parcels to ensure client satisfaction.
  • Ensure that Local, Linehaul, Shuttles and cross dock suppliers vehicles are loaded/off loaded according to planned sequence to ensure maximised vehicle utilisation and maximum efficiency for quick turnaround times to ensure client satisfaction

Operations Management:

  • Manage client relations within multi principle environment and interface with DC, store and field management.
  • Ensure that the number of ageing parcels are kept within KPI target
  • Managing schedules, sequences, and assignments for work activities, based on work priority, quantity of equipment


  • Implement and manage Health and Safety requirements in accordance with the OHS act and company standards (16.2 Appointee)
  • Actively participate in all major incident investigations as the functional specialist for operations

People Development:

  • Develop, lead & coach your team through sound performance management


  • Ensure that Local, Linehaul and Shuttles vehicles are loaded according to planned sequence to ensure maximised vehicle capacity/utilisation


  • Grade 12
  • Degree or Diploma in Road and Transport Management, Warehousing or
  • related field of study
  • Minimum 5 years working experience in a leadership / middle management position within a large warehousing or distribution centre environment
  • Previous experience in managing a large diverse team
  • Experience in managing a Health and Safety programme according to the specifications stipulated by law
  • Experience in transport operations and planning

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