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Operations Manager - Cape Town, South Africa

  • Harare, Zimbabwe

Job Details

Job ID: #13335
Job Location Cape Town, South Africa
Company Type Retail / Wholesale / FMCG
Job Role Operations Manager
Joining Date ASAP
Employment Type Full Time
Monthly Salary Negotiable

Preferred Candidate

Career Level
Years of Experience 5
Residence Location Cape Town, South Africa
Gender Not Specified
Nationality Residents or work permits required.
Degree Matric

Job Description

Cape Town, South Africa
  • Job Status: Open

Our client who sources, processes and distributes a wide variety of seafood to any market in the world is looking for an Operations Manager to join their team.

Operations Manager to ensure efficient operation of equal standards across all warehouses and logistics. Responsible for distribution and maintaining stock integrity.
* Managing of the 2 Cold Store Managers to optimize operational efficiency including goods issuing and receiving / production inputs and outputs/housekeeping / etc.).
* Planning department shifts and personnel workload.
* Ensure the Cold Chain is managed.
* Ensure WMS system integrity in place.
* Ensure food safety and general housekeeping rules are adhered to.
* Manage the maintenance of equipment.
* Responsibility for stock management and integrity (packaging, seafood products, and other stock) in own warehouses, cold stores, and 3rd party cold stores.
* Responsible for Quality Assurance across the company and external warehouses.
* Managing the logistics team and oversee logistical planning of company fleet and 3rd party transporters.
* Manage the maintenance of the fleet.
* Coordinate with Trade department loadings and distribution.
* Coordinate with Procurement department all purchases receiving.
* Responsible for OHS across all offices and warehouses.
* Responsible for insurance across all offices and warehouses.
* Responsible for security for all offices and warehouses.

Key Skills
* Must have good written and verbal communication skills.
* Honesty, Integrity & Reliability.
* Strong attention to detail.
* Problem-solving skills.
* Self-motivated: Ability to work with little supervision.
* Managing and motivating multiple teams and departments.
* A willingness to learn.
* Strong ability to multitask.
* Open to change and learning new systems.
* Initiating and keeping procedures for efficient operations.
* Time management - Able to work under pressure, meet deadlines and prioritize.
* Good time management and organizational skills.
* Must be flexible due to work demands.
* Must have own reliable vehicle.
* Well presented.

  • Job Role: Operations Manager
  • Industry: Manufacturing / Production
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
* At least 5 years in Managerial position in Operations/Logistics.
* Warehouse Management System experience.
* SAP B1 experience.
* Experience in Cold Store/Warehouse environment will be advantageous.
* OHS experience.
* Logistics experience – managing truck-fleet.

Additional Requirements

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