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Job Description

The Job Role:

This role responsible for overseeing and managing company's overall supply chain and logistics strategy and operations in order to maximize the process efficiency and productivity. In addition, they play a crucial role in developing and maintaining good relationships with vendors and distributors

The role is responsible to manage the central warehouse, distribution center warehouses, and fleet or transportation in the most efficient and effective manner. Develop the Warehouse Management Systems WMS, increase the storage capacity in all WHs and measure the labor cost and recommend solutions to reduce it and increase productivity and performance.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

· To develop & Implement best practice warehousing principles, policies and processes

· To prepare and thereafter achieve the annual Warehousing budget and forecasts and all Capital Expenditure proposals as well as ensuring compliance with legal standards.

· To control damages by ensuring compliance to stacking norms and defined material handling process.

· To identify any systems improvements and drive through recommendations for change.

· To ensure that vehicles, machinery and equipment is well maintained, fit for purpose and working at full installed capacity.

· To provide a safe working environment, adhering to Health, Safety and Environmental procedures and ensuring they are always understood and practiced by the team

· To drive a zero-tolerance mindset for deviation from the use of quality processes to ensure customer deliverables are met fully.

· To ensure the warehouse layout is maximized efficiently, including proper slotting of inventory; ensuring proper maintenance and organization of all warehouse areas for the safest working environment

· To ensure that inventory is received appropriately and efficiently, and processed in a timely and safe manner by following established procedures; manage through Team Members to ensure product is picked accurately; pick locations are at full capacity, and dispatched on time

· To drive continuous improvement and maximize efficiency gains to reduce overall costs; maintain a strong working relationship with management team and other related corporate partners; and regularly communicate with the facility management on issues that arise and be able to react as required.

· To ensure that daily, weekly, and monthly reports to the Corporate Offices are 100% accurate and delivered on time; address inventory shrink issues; and implement measures to effectively control inventory

· To review transportation carrier performance and make recommendations accordingly

· To develop the Warehouse Management Systems WMS,

· Other related duties as assigned.


• The Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP) certificate in desired
• Experience from the Automotive sector would be advantageous.
• Perform other duties as assigned

The candidate should demonstrate the following skills:

• Work standards: be able to set high goals, objectives and standards for self and others.
• Analytical skills: should be able to make thorough analysis of alternative solutions to a problem.
• Impact & Leadership: Should have a strong impact and leadership skills by using appropriate methods and style to get suppliers and team to accept his views, his plans or strategies. Inspire, give favorable impressions and show self-confidence.
• Energy and tolerance for stress: display a high level of useful activity at work while showing stability in stressful situations or when under pressure or being opposed
• Integrity: should apply strong ethical behaviors and respect social, company an organization norms and rules inside and outside the company.
• Planning & Organization: Establishes standards and takes action to monitor progress, involves effectively team and peers towards committed goals in agreed time frame.
• IT Skills: Required advanced user level on Microsoft Office tools: Excel, Power Point, Word, Access. Ideally the candidate would be familiar with commercial or in-house Logistic management systems.

Job Details

Functional Area:
Total Positions:
1 Post
Job Shift:
Job Type:
Job Location:
25 - 50 Years
Minimum Education:
Degree Title:
Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, Logistics or Supply Chain
Career Level:
Department Head
Minimum Experience:
5 Years (Supply Chain Professional (CSCP) certificate in desired)
Work Permit:
Saudi Arabia
Require Travel:
Apply Before:
Nov 20, 2019
Posting Date:
Oct 23, 2019
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Bin Shihon

AutoMobile · 4501-5000 employees - Jeddah

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