Plant Manager (Warehouse, Logistics and Production), Harze (Leige, Belgium)
This warehouse is a new site for the business so we need someone strategic who can assist with the set up and development of all aspects of the plant.
*Strategically manage site in compliance with the company’s and the countries statutory legal, health and safety policies.
*Maintain standards of health and safety, hygiene and security
*Oversee receiving, warehousing, production, distribution, logistics and maintenance operations
*Setup layout and ensure efficient space utilisation with support and agreement from group operations.
*Initiate, coordinate and enforce optimal operational policies and procedures
*Adhere to all warehousing, handling and shipping legislation requirements
*Manage stock control and reconcile with data storage system
*Prepare annual budget with support and agreement with group operations
*When required liaise with clients, suppliers and transport companies
*Plan work rotas assign tasks appropriately and appraise results
*Recruit, select, train, coach and motivate employees
*Produce reports and statistics regularly (IN/OUT status report, inventory, slow moving and dead stock, production/WIP inventory reporting etc)
*Receive feedback and monitor the quality of services provided
*On going quality control of incoming goods, production, packing and dispatch.
*Maintain site and facilities management including heating, electrical, water, sewage and maintain surrounding area to be kept in good order.
*This individual must be Fluent in English and French. Any other additional languages would be advantageous.
*Must drive and have own transport
*Proven work experience as a warehouse and logistics manager
*Expertise in warehouse management procedures and best practices
*Proven ability to implement process improvement initiatives
*Strong knowledge of warehousing Key Performance Indicators (KPIs)
*Good IT skills, hands on experience with warehouse management software and databases, with knowledge, understanding and use of Microsoft office.
*Leadership skills and ability manage staff
*Strong decision making and problem-solving skills
*Excellent communication skills
*Materials planning and control.
*Liaison with procurement for the timely supply of raw materials.
*Stock management and control including periodic cycle counts and stock-takes.
*Production scheduling and planning for all manufacturing assets.
*Liaison with internal personnel to ensure on-time deliveries are met.
*Cost control for all logistics requirements.
*Logistics planning for internal and external resources.
*Despatch and invoicing of completed goods and services.
*General administration and office support
*Clean driving license
*Ability to work under pressure, using own initiative
*Fork lift Certificate – Reach and Counterbalance
*Scissor lift experience
*Knowledge/use of hand-held scanners for bar coding.
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