Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire

Job Description

The Company 
To further enrich its staff with new talent, our client who exercises in the manufacturing industry and in the import and export of cash crops, is looking for a Warehouse Manager to oversee warehousing activities.


Under the supervision of the Director of Warehouse Operations your responsibilities will entail,

  • Ensuring effective, safe warehouse operations by implementing procedures and policies
  • Managing and supervising on-site and off-site warehouses, including overseeing all aspects of inventory control, storage, and distribution processes
  • Conducting regular audits of inventory to maintain accuracy and accountability
  • Developing and maintaining warehouse standard operating procedures to streamline processes and enhance operational efficiency
  • Coordinating with logistics partners and carriers to ensure timely and cost-effective transportation of goods
  • Managing inventory control and quality assurance, productivity and logistics
  • Ensuring compliance with all applicable regulatory guidelines
  • Mangaging processes to assure safety, optimizing quality performance and meet on-time delivery
  • Utilizing warehouse management systems and other relevant software to track inventory and manage warehouse operations effectively
  • Analyzing data and generating reports to evaluate warehouse performance and identifying areas for improvement
  • Leading and motivating warehouse staff, providing guidance, coaching, and performance feedback
  • Fostering involvement from all levels of the organization of the implementations and maintenance of “Best Practice” processes, enhancing teamwork, accountability and driving a sense of urgency throughout entire area
  • Establishing and continually enhancing self-sustaining processes that drive associate involvement and support decision-making at the lowest possible level

  • Bachelor's degree in Supply Chain Management, Logistics, Business Administration or a related field 
Professional Experience
  • Five (5) years of professional experience in a similar position

Skills & Aptitude
  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills
  • Outstanding leadership, organizational, multitasking, and problem-solving skills
  • Strong understanding of inventory management best practices and warehouse operations
  • Familiarity with warehouse management software and inventory control systems
  • Excellent leadership and interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams
  • Problem-solving skills with the ability to make data-driven decisions
  • Exceptional organizational and time-management abilities to meet deadlines in a dynamic setting
  • Knowledge of safety regulations and procedures in a warehouse environment

  • Manufacturing, Import and Export
  • Fixed-Term Contract
  • Logistics
Direct Superior 
  • Director of Warehouse Operations
  • Industry standard
Application Directives
  • Kindly apply by uploading your recent resume on this site
  • English speaking applicants should have adequate proficiency in French and resume should be in French format
  • Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted
Position Based At
  • Abidjan and Grand Bassam
Application Deadline
  • September 18, 2023 at 11:00 am