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Operations Manager (JB4399)

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Operations Manager (JB4399)

Operations Manager (JB4399)
Modderfontein, Gauteng
R35 000 to R45 000 a month
Benefits: Fuel/ Tolls/ Cell-phone if utilized, any consumables required, receipts/invoices will be required for reimbursement

A Decking Company has a position open for a multifunction Operations Manager within the company, particularly involved in the Day-to-Day Operations and workflow between the sales team and the warehouse

Minimum Requirements:
BCom in the following or equivalent – Operations Management, Business Administration, Business Management, Procurement and/or Logistics
3-5 Years Experience in an Operations Managers role or equivalent
2 years’ experience of financial and account reporting
Strong skills in budget development, data analysis and reporting
Excellent organisational skills and ability to delegate and manage staff
Excellent record keeping systems
Strong PC skills

Duties and Responsibilities:
Warehouse Staff Management
Planning and execution of production, logistics and stock movement to ensure smooth operations
Daily staff meeting and warehouse overview
Being the key and single link between sales and office staff and warehouse staff
All paperwork and instructions are relayed through this position
Put in place checks, procedures, and rules etc. to ensure staff, machines, stock, and production work seamlessly together
Co-ordinate with the warehouse team regarding additional casual staff requirements and coordinate container receiving
Building and refining SOPs that are in place, developing new SOPs where required
Health and safety officer/ SHE Rep
Ensuring all medicals, and licensing of staff (forklift licenses, fire safety, first aid etc.) is kept up to date
Stock Management and Forecasting
Plan and facilitate stock counts, ensuring system and actuals stocks correlate
Investigate and report on any discrepancies
Facilitating stock movements, forecasting for ordering, analysing trends, compiling future orders
Ensuring sample invoices are processed and signed off and stock for samples isn’t being abused
Receive stock into the system and keep full record within the shipping files
Plan delivery schedules, ensure checklists are completed and any issues with vehicles are reported
Plan, cost, and execute vehicle license renewals, road worthy tests, maintenance, and services
Coordinate collections, deliveries and any other required movements with company vehicles and courier/transport services
Plan and co-ordinate the logistics of all imports and exports with agents, customers, and staff
Ensure all invoices are accurate and cost effective. Analyse any changes or additional charges and query to ensure the same
Work closely with the Sales Team to analyse stock needs using stock controlling knowledge to assist
Communicate with Suppliers and place orders, manage the order process from start to finish
Communicate and co-ordinate with forwarding and clearing agents relating to orders
Ensure knowledge of various suppliers and costs and compare, ensure pricing is competitive and cost effective
Assist the Director with costings, quoting and invoicing for any and all projects being worked on when needed

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