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Raw Material Warehouse Supervisor

Dept: Raw Materials

Location: Maitland

01 September 2021

Cape Herb & Spice has grown from entrepreneurial roots into a global FMCG player, employing over 500 people and operating across 3 sites in Cape Town. Centered around innovation and quality, Cape Herb and Spice gives any candidate a great opportunity to gain extensive international experience and build an exciting career.

Key Functional Areas:
•    Coordinate the operation of the raw material warehouse functions
•    Lead and manage the warehouse team 
•    Manage the warehouse environment in terms of housekeeping, safety, hygiene and security
•    Implement stock control best practices / processes to ensure inventory accuracy
•    Plan and coordinate work schedules to ensure OTIF assembly of material for the production departments
•    Monitor and evaluate daily employee performance to provide data support for performance assessments
•    Ensure employees understand and comply with policies, procedures and expectations
•    Generate and review operational reports / statistics
•    Perform administrative duties as required
•    Perform incident investigations

Required Knowledge:
•    Degree in Logistics/ Supply chain or equivalent 
•    Minimum 5 years’ experience in FMCG 
•    Minimum 5 years supervisory experience 
•    Knowledge of distribution, warehouse, shipping, receiving functions 
•    Excellent communication, leadership, organization and customer service skills
•    Excellent administration skills 
•    Proactive nature with good business sensibility
•    Strong multi-tasking skills in a fast-paced working environment 
•    Experience in Warehouse Management Systems (Syspro)
•    Computer literacy- Office 365 (Excel Advanced) 
•    Own transport 

Personal Characteristics:
•    Good timekeeping and attendance 
•    Ability to earn the respect of and lead the team
•    Attention to detail when performing tasks 
•    Ability to multi-task 
•    Good time management 
•    Ability to work independently and take initiative 
•    Good communication skills (verbal and written) 

To consider any application for employment, we will have to process your personal information. The Protection of Personal Information Act, 4 of 2013 (POPIA), provides that when one processes another’s personal information, such collection, retention, dissemination and use of that person’s personal information must be done in a lawful and transparent manner.

To give effect to the above, we are required to provide you with information regarding the processing of your personal information. This information is recorded under the HR Processing Notice, which can be accessed and viewed on the Company website at Printed copies of this Processing Notice can also be accessed from the HR department. We kindly request that you read the HR Processing Notice to ensure that you understand how Libstar uses and processes your personal information.

HR Contact:Mary-Rose Wrigley


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