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Warehouse Manager

  • Posted: 3/12/2020
  • Ref No: CBD9626
  • Permanent
  • Melb - Northern Suburbs


  • Superior people management skills required
  • Analytical role
  • Strong projects focus

Well located in Melbourne’s Northern suburbs; our client is a leading importer within their chosen product who are recognised for quality and innovation across their customer base. They are a company highly focused on their portfolio, building an effective and collaborative team environment and upholding workplace quality and safety standards.

An opportunity has now presented itself for the right candidate to join a fast-paced moving environment as a Warehouse Manager. Managing a warehouse team, your duties will include but are not limited to:

  • Organising and scheduling delivery runs to ensure orders are received in full and on time and appropriate documentation is filed
  • Creating and maintaining a zero-harm environment
  • Leadership responsibilities i.e. mentoring and training
  • Backordering
  • Scheduling inbound and outbound containers
  • Identify efficiencies for warehouse processes and safety procedures
  • Assisting with manual loading of trucks
  • Leading and attending regular meetings with senior management
  • Regular reporting (warehouse reports, verbal quotes, lead times), forecasting, scheduling and liaison with relevant external and internal departments 
  • Assisting production, logistics, sales & customer service teams 
  • Providing recommendations to senior management to improve warehouse and overall business efficacy as well as constantly streamlining processes and procedures
  • Receiving, processing and returned goods
  • Manage all domestic and international logistic providers as well as customer brokers and freight forwarders 
  • Adhering to legal and statutory safety requirements regarding stock quality
  • Managing recruitment process for new warehouse staff as well as leading and managing floor staff 
  • Negotiation and qualification of RFG and warehouse/logistics tenders
  • Cycle counts and inventory
  • Ad hoc warehousing duties i.e. manual loading and forklift driving

You will come from at least 3 years experience in a similar role with a proven track record for implementing continuous improvement initiatives. 

This is an excellent opportunity to join a friendly team environment and reputable organisation so if you meet the above requirements and are ready to prove yourself in a varied customer facing role we want to hear from you! Hit the APPLY link or email your resume to today.

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