Warehouse Manager

05 Oct 2016
30 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
We currently have an opening for an experienced Warehouse Manager at our site in Uster, Zurich. In addition to performing managerial duties, you can look forward to a wide range of responsibilities when it comes to optimizing the flow of goods, safeguarding relevant processes, and much more besides. In this multifaceted role, you will be expected to liaise with various departments within the company, which will also include reporting to senior management. With this in mind, our focus is on a professional with well-developed leadership and communication skills, together with entrepreneurial spirit and solid analytical abilities. Do you value quality, efficiency, and precision? If so, join us.

- Lead a warehouse team of fifteen staff members and four apprentices in a functional and disciplinary capacity
- Plan, organize, and supervise day-to-day business, while ensuring customer quality standards are met
- Handle department-specific customer complaints and initiate suitable countermeasures to prevent problems arising in the future
- Hold appraisal meetings, ensure cross-functional skills, and oversee development of team
- Maintain, optimize, and monitor departmental processes (analyses, ABB regulations, IRIS, and ISO9001)
- Oversee warehouse management, monitor operations center, perform annual and quarterly stocktakes, and conduct reporting
- Provide reports for head of department and senior management with regard to warehouse capacity, planned process changes, etc.

- Vocational qualifications in Logistics/Warehouse Management
- Advanced training in Logistics
- Well-developed leadership skills
- Proficiency in the use of SAP (WM, MM modules)
- Fluent command of German, preferably complemented by good English language skills