Warehouse Manager

March 28, 2022

Job Description

Kwik Delivery

Kwik Delivery – We are a dynamic start-up company in the logistics market in Nigeria committed to offering online, reliable and secure parcel shipping services within large metropolitan areas. Operations started in Lagos Q2 2019.
We are recruiting to fill the position below:
Job Title: Warehouse Manager
Location: Lagos (On-site)
Job type: Full-time
Who You Are

You are a process-oriented, data-driven warehouse operations & logistics manager who is ready to roll up your sleeves, join a passionate team, and build a business at light speed while tackling the large Nigerian parcel warehousing and shipping market.
You not only possess a rare combination of analytical thinking, creative problem solving, detail orientation, and interpersonal skills but can also drive the warehousing and fulfilment part of our business: making sure our amazing services are available and perfectly executed to our customers conveniently and seamlessly.
Have the ability to track multiple facets of the warehouse at any given time.

What You'll Do

Manage and oversee the receiving, handling, storing, picking, and packing activities within the warehouse
Ensures quality standards are met at every turn within the storage locations.
Must achieve inventory accuracy, coordinate orders, and track shipping lead and turnaround times.
Oversees the fulfillment of millions of product orders each day of the year.
Ensure the warehouse operates at peak efficiency, with customer satisfaction being the primary goal, by supervising, organizing, directing, and training warehouse employees and establishing, monitoring, and managing operation goals
Develop warehouse operations systems by determining product handling and storage requirements, equipment utilization, inventory management, gate processes, and shipping
Train and manage a warehouse team to solve day-to-day operational issues and reach short- and long-term performance goals
Oversee daily operations, while controlling and managing inventory and logistics
Review and prepare workflow, manning and space requirements, equipment layout, and action plans while ensuring productivity, quality, and customer service standards are met
Maintain a safe and healthy work environment by establishing, following, and enforcing standards and procedures and complying with legal regulations
Supervise daily activities of the warehouse, including quality assurance, inventory control, space management, logistics, floor productivity, shipping, and customer service
Schedule and oversee warehouse team to meet the demands of the fulfillment center, and manage the flow and quality of work to maximize efficiency and minimize overtime
Inspect equipment, tools, and machinery regularly, and oversee general maintenance as needed
Meet regularly with warehouse leads to review, analyze, and develop actionable plans for productivity and loss prevention
Oversee and manage logistics utilized to transport products to customers and internal facilities, communicating with drivers or partners to ensure efficient delivery of packages

What You'll Bring

BA / B.Sc degree in Engineering, or Supply Chain Management and Analytics, or equivalent practical experience.
10+ years of experience managing warehouse and transportation operations to ensure the lowest-cost and on-time delivery
3+ years of experience managing relationships with vendors
Strong understanding and experience of developing and managing metric-orientated logistics processes and the ability to measure, analyze, improve, control, and take ownership of the processes.
Ability to effectively manage hourly employees
A natural leader with the ability to motivate and lead a team, even indirect reports
Ability to take initiative and be flexible in a constantly-changing work environment
Excellent communication skills
Strong knowledge of excel / google sheets and ease with a variety of tech platforms, including accounting and reporting

Life at Kwik

Join a diverse, passionate & driven team of all backgrounds
Casual work environment
Comprehensive health benefits to fit your needs
Competitive salary

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.
How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

To apply for this job please visit www.linkedin.com.

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