Operations and Logistics Manager

Trade Balustrade
30 Sep 2016
19 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Oversees the daily workings of warehouse operations. Plans, manages, and implements schedules to ensure deadlines are met, and maintains a high quality standard of product production and delivery. Must be well organised, able to work under pressure and work part of a team as well as individually, be PC literate with a working knowledge of Microsoft applications an advantage Key Responsibilities: Manages the growth and success of the team Coordinates activities that affect operational decisions and business requirements Responsible for the production, procurement, and planning of daily operations Communicates with all relevant employees to ensure delivery times are met Plans, schedules, and reviews workload and manpower to make sure targets are being met on a cost-effective basis Manages the stock control, and checks that inventory records are accurate Ensures the production team has enough time to manufacture and deliver products based on the client's request Creates a detailed schedule based on strict deadlines Communicates any changes in the order or delivery date to relevant parties Monitors production standards Makes sure the working environment maintains access to quality equipment Purchases materials and services required for production Follows up on interruptions to the order Organises, plans, and implements inventory activity Confirms that health and safety regulations are followed Provides guidance to employees Skills / Experience Prior Warehouse and/or Managerial Experience Preferred; Highly Organised; Production and Planning Skills Required; Understanding of Stock Management Systems; Ability to Manage Time and Workload Effectively; Excellent Communication Skills, Both Written and Verbal; Leadership Skills; Experience in Negotiating and Working With Suppliers; Ability to Work in a Team Environment; Strong Problem Solving Skills; Strong Attention to Detail; Ability to Engage and Motivate Others; Drive to Achieve Results This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/66757596