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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

07Apr
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.


DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES ;
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
Qualifications
* 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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