Warehouse Manager


  • If customer service and efficiency is your mantra
  • And you thrive when the pressure and pace is on
  • Then we should be talking!

Career opportunity for a dedicated candidate within a complex manufacturing environment.

 The opportunity

 This leading packaging manufacturer in Albany is going places! With a focus on customer needs and continuously looking to deliver quality products on time, this is an exciting business to work for.

The role
As Warehouse Manager, you will run the operation of this busy 24/5 distribution service. Your role will include:

  • Responsibility for the daily performance of the onsite team and freight forwarders ensuring all aspects of the warehouse and delivery activities meet (or exceed) agreed standards and service levels. Key challenges will relate to workflow, efficiencies, stock accuracy, scheduling and DIFOT.
  • Creating a high performance culture. Staff development, coaching, cross-training and succession planning are critical to the ongoing success of the business.
  • Health and Safety - a constant.  You will lead the development of plans -  identifying opportunities and project managing initiatives - to improve safety awareness and create a sustainable safety culture.
  • Responsibility for establishing meaningful relationships with internal and external customers and suppliers.

  Skills & experience

You have proven yourself to be a high performer within the high volume, fast paced warehousing environment. You are a certified forklift operator and proficient in the use of Excel and WMS systems.

As a person, you:

  • Are a fair but firm leader, well respected and achieve results through people.
  • Are a great motivator, able to organise and encourage teamwork.
  • Lead by example, hands-on with a mentoring approach and continuously monitoring performance.
  • Are an able communicator, comfortable in one-on-one’s with staff, or group presentations to senior management.

This is a highly autonomous role offering considerable career opportunity for individuals with motivation and drive. If this sounds like you, I’d love to hear from you NOW!  

How to apply

Click on the link:  http://adr.to/ultdg or contact Martijn van Luijken on +64 9 972 0197 for a confidential discussion.