1) The tissue in plants that brings water upward from the roots;
2) a leading global water technology company.
Xylem, a leading global water technology company dedicated to solving the world’s most challenging water issues, is the leading global provider of efficient, innovative and sustainable water technologies improving the way water is used, managed, conserved and re-used.
Our international team is unified in a common purpose : creating advanced technology and other trusted solutions to solve the world’s water challenges.
We are committed to creating an organization of inclusion and diversity, where everyone feels involved, respected, valued and connected, and where everyone is free to bring their authentic selves and ideas.
Xylem Water Solutions SA seeks to appoint a Warehouse Manager, to be established in Johannesburg, South Africa
The purpose of this position is to provide materials, equipment, and supplies by directing receiving, warehousing, and distribution services;
as well as supervising staff
Maintains receiving, warehousing, and distribution operations by initiating, coordinating, and enforcing program, operational, and personnel policies and procedures.
Manage the warehouse and achieve the KPIs set so as to ensure that it meets its mandate
Maintains warehouse staff by recruiting, selecting, orienting, and training employees.
Maintains warehouse staff job results by coaching, counseling, and disciplining employees; planning, monitoring, and appraising job results.
Inventory Management in alignment with ERP system through
Implementation and monitoring of stock in order to minimize / prevent shrinkages
To oversee and ensure control and receipt of stock and all appropriate documentation
To ensure that all stock is correctly stored and retrieved
Realtime stock updates on the ERP system
To manage stock takes
Fleet management of the company fleet and management fleet providers
Coordinate with fleet providers, SANRAL and other service providers etc maintenance, insurance
Select transportation routes to maximize economy by combining stock movement and consolidations.
Inbound and Outbound Shipments
Ensure goods receiving is done in a timeous manner
Maintain real time stock movements in ERP system
Communicate with third party logistics providers to ensure timeous shipments
Oversee the packaging of exports and local deliveries
Ensure no damage and or shortages when loading of all outgoing consignments
Document photographic proof when crating for freighting in accordance within procedures
Safety and Quality
Maintain a safe working environment by ensuring the team comply with Statutory Law, Health and Safety standards, Company Policy and the Safe Operation of Machine and Handling Equipment
Safeguards warehouse operations and contents by establishing and monitoring security procedures and protocols
Achieves financial objectives by preparing an annual budget; scheduling expenditures; analyzing variances; initiating corrective actions.
Completes warehouse operational requirements by scheduling and assigning employees; following up on work results.
Maintains professional and technical knowledge by reviewing professional publications; establishing personal network.
Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.
3 to 5 years experience in Middle Management and / or Warehousing Management
Tertiary qualification in Warehousing / Purchasing / Procurement or equivalent
Must have own car and drivers’ licence (Code 10)
Sound knowledge in a Warehousing environment.
Experience using Scala or SAP
Excellent computer skills (Microsoft package, Internet)
Good people skills.
Self driven, ambitious and motivated.
Be 100% focused on customer service.
SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES
Safety Management, Developing Standards,
Managing Processes, Surveillance Skills, Inventory Control,
Analyzing Information ,
Should you be interested in the position and meet the minimum requirements please apply on our careers site.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
If you do not hear from us within 2 weeks of your application, please consider your application unsuccessful.