Warehouse Supervisor Inbound – Cape Town

Job description

Job Purpose:

  • Responsible for the effective and accurate management and control of Inventory within the warehouse ensuring good Wholesale and Distribution Practice is applied.

Job Objectives:

  • Effective supervision and control of the picking, checking, packing and dispatch functions
  • Adherence to compliance, SOP’s and company policies (SHEQ, QA)
  • Productivity management – Capacity management, order processing cycle time, manning utilization, unplanned downtime
  • Equipment up-time and maintenance – Asset inspections and reports are performed as required
  • Reporting on daily performance and Order status
  • Attainment of daily operational targets
  • Order processing within required turnaround times. (Transfers and sales orders)
  • Conduct and supervise cycle counting and bin check process
  • The put-away of returned stock
  • Housekeeping
  • Management of quality and output levels
  • Performance management of staff, staff training, and discipline
  • Set targets and deadlines for direct reports
  • The assistance of stock counts within FMCG, PDC, and Distribution
  • Control and resolution of order disputes/claims internally and externally
  • Manage staff compliment for overtime when required
Minimum requirements
Experience and Education:
  • Matric/NQF Level 4 (Essential)
  • Relevant Tertiary Qualifications (Advantageous)
  • 3 years experience in a pharmaceutical /logistic/FMCG environment (Essential)
Job-related knowledge and skills:
  • Computer skills on MS Office (Word and Excel)
  • Systems understanding
  • Budget Management /Financial Background
Competencies required:
  • Communicate effectively at all levels
  • Excellent negotiating skills
  • Strong planning and co-coordinating skills
  • Ability to work in a team
  • Ability to work under pressure / time deadlines
  • Honesty and integrity
  • Attention to detail
Position Summary
Remuneration: Market Related
EE position: Yes
Brand: Clicks Group




Location: Bellville,
Salary: R10 000 – R12 000 Per Month (Negotiable)
Job Type: Permanent
Sectors: Warehousing, General, Management, Procurement
Reference: 853735


Job Details:

Employer: Inspire Personnel

  • 5 Years or more experience in store environment
  • Strong engineering/Technical understanding
  • Experience in material management
  • Follow-up and expediting
  • Generate purchase requisitions on SAP
  • Stock take
  • Check quality
  • Receiving of goods
  • Daily assessments
  • Control the repair and storage of re- conditionable equipment
  • Collecting and delivering goods for the mill
  • House keeping
  • Grade 12.
  • Diploma in store management/Logistics Management
  • Comp Literacy MS Office and SAP
  • Engineering Spare knowledge
  • Materials handling experience
  • Logistics and supply chain management principles
  • Procurement process(advantageous)

PLEASE NOTE: Companies / Recruiters may Expire jobs at their own discretion




Location: Cape Town
Salary: R485K CTC including 13th cheque & Benefits

Contract: Permanent
Work Type: Full Time
EE/AA Status: EE/AA – Non EE/AA
Location: Cape Town
My client seeks to employ a highly experienced & qualified Warehouse Manager. You will be responsible for ensuring that all daily warehosue activities, including the Imports, Exports & Local operations are completed on time and in line with the customers SLA’s. This position will report directly to the Operations Manager.


Minimum shortlisting criteria:
Relevant tertiary qualification
Minimum of 7 years experience in Supervising within a warehouse and/or export environment
Exceptional people skills
Strong planning abilities
Experience in procurement/import/export
Good inventory control skills
Experience with dealing with unionised employees
Ability to work in a fast paced, demanding environment and be proactive and ‘think on your feet’


Warehouse size: 20 000 sqm2
Manage: 70-80 Warehouse Staff
Full job description to be provided to shortlisted applicants
We invite suitably experienced and qualified individuals to send a CV to Mia Swartz – not PDF to mia at hrlegend dot com.
You may also refer to HR Legend website for full advert and contact details – hrlegend dot com.
Only short-listed candidates will be contacted. Applicants should be residing in the Western Cape.