Warehouse and Logistics Manager
Job Location: Halstead
Ferrero is a family-owned company with a truly progressive and global outlook and iconic brands such as Nutella®, Tic Tac®, Ferrero Rocher®, Raffaello®, Kinder Bueno® and Kinder Surprise®. As the love for our brands continues to grow, so too does our global reach. Represented in more than 50 countries, with products sold in more than 170, the Ferrero Group is loved by generations around the world. The secret to our global success? 38,767 dedicated employees who celebrate care and quality to craft a business, careers and brands we are proud of. Join us, and you could be one of them.
Ferrero is committed to building a diverse and inclusive culture in which all employees feel welcomed and appreciated and have the same opportunities. We believe all of our people are equally talented in their own way. In nurturing the curiosity and natural abilities of our employees, we provide them, generation after generation, the means to succeed personally and professionally, enabling them to craft their journey at Ferrero. The diversity of our talents is what makes our work environment multicultural, innovative and highly rewarding.
About the Role:
Ferrero are currently looking to recruit a Warehouse and Logistic Manager in Halstead (Essex) who will manage the warehouse operation activities. You will supervise multiple warehouses and distribution centres, whilst ensuring the smooth running and driving of performance of warehouse and logistic activities and related processes.
As the Warehousing and Logistics manager you will lead and supervise a team of dedicated warehouse operators that are responsible for the receipt, storage and movement of all materials across a number of warehouse units on a busy commercial site. As well as ensuring supply of materials to production, developing storage operative methods to assure consistent raw and packaging materials, stock level.
Within the warehouse and logistic role you will oversee and monitor stock operative activities, which includes monitoring distribution criticalities managing stocks, orders and distribution cost. Analyses inventory adjustments, whilst monitoring trends or destruction of products, looking at the budgeting and variance analysis
At all times you will ensure we achieve the high quality standards as expected with Ferrero, as well as ensuring that al work centres are organised correctly, and have all equipment and materials required to do their job.
You will oversee smooth documental process management to guarantee Service Level targets and KPI's are met, address and deliver KPI improvements implementing appropriate corrective action if required.
Who we are looking for:
You will have previous working experience in the field of FMCG (Fast Moving Consumer Goods) with an proven knowledge and understanding of Warehousing and Logistics Processes and best practice. You will have excellent verbal and written communication skills, proven ability to plan, organize and effectively manage people. You will have experience using accounts system as SAP/SAGE, proficiency with computers, including Microsoft Office Suite and outstanding attention to detail, analytical and problem-solving skills.
How to be successful in the role and at Ferrero:
Consumers, quality and care are at the heart of everything we do. So, to be successful at Ferrero, you’ll need to be just as consumer and product centric as we are - dedicated to crafting brilliant results for consumers around the world.