Job vacancy Warehouse Manager

59 Okodan St, Blue Gate district, Osu, Accra near Papaye, Accra
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18 September, 2021
Job Title

Warehouse Manager

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GLAHCO, is a Ghanaian Investment Holding Company engaged in the hospitality, real estate and agricultural sectors.

Summary of Role
The role holder will oversee the efficient storage and dispatch of a range of goods. 

  • He will be responsible for a vital part of the supply chain process, manage people, processes and systems in order to ensure goods are received and dispatched appropriately, and that productivity targets are met. 
  • Be responsible for workplace health and safety standards and for the security of the building and stock. 
  • Specialist warehouses may store temperature- controlled products. such as food and pharmaceuticals, and hazardous materials. 
  • Responsibilities:
    As a warehouse manager, you'll need to: 

  • liaise with customers, suppliers and transport companies 
  • coordinate and monitor the receipt, order, assembly and dispatch of goods 
  • make sure quality, budgetary targets and environmental objectives are met 
  • have a clear understanding of the company's policies and vision and how the warehouse contributes to these 
  • coordinate the use of automated and computerised systems where necessary 
  • respond to and deal with customer communication by email and telephone 
  • keep stock control systems up to date and make sure inventories are accurate 
  • plan future capacity requirements 
  • organlse the recruitment and training of staff, as well as monitoring staff performance and progress 
  • motivate, organise and encourage teamwork within the workforce to ensure productivity targets are met or exceeded 
  • produce regular reports and statistics on a daily, weekly and monthly basis 
  • brief team leaders on a daily basis 
  • maintain standards of health and safety, hygiene and security in the work environment,for example, ensuring that stock such as chemicals and food are stored safely
  • where appropriate, oversee the maintenance and operation of warehouse management systems and automated storage and retrieval systems.
  • Requirements
    • Work experience 
    • Experience of working in a team and dealing with people in a warehouse setting will improve your chances.
    • Having retail experience and experience of working in a supervisory role is also advantageous.
    • Other relevant skills
    • excellent oral and written communication skills 
    • numeracy and an understanding offinance for stock management 
    • people management skills, including the ability to inspire, lead and motivate a team of people, delegate work and explain ideas 
    • teamworking skills 
    • planning and organising skills to effectively manage thee flow of stock
    • analytical ability
    • accuracy and attention to detail
    • initiative and decisiveness
    • technical and IT skills, particularly when it comes to database management and spreadsheets 
    • problem-solving skills and the ability to work on a tactical and strategic level 
    • the ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines 
    • a flexible approach to work 
    • knowledge of the legal requirements of operating a warehouse 
    • knowledge of FDA, EPA and other relevant statutory regulations regarding 
    • warehousing 
    • Must have a pleasant personality
    • Other qualificationsAlthough you don't need a specific degree to become a warehouse manager, the following:
    • business information systems 
    • business, management or economics 
    • business with languages 
    • operational research 
    • retail management 
    • supply chain management 
    • transport, distribution or logistics 
    • Procurement and Logistics Management.  . 
    • Education: Bachelor’s / HND
    Valid Till
    30 Sep, 2021

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