Warehouse Team leader

Competitive

Calamba, Laguna, Philippines, Philippines

Description

This is an opportunity for an experienced Warehouse Team Leader to join a rapidly developing and constantly growing cutting edge consumer goods business. Dyson are expanding its footprint in SEA and are looking for experienced staff to take Dyson through it's next stage of growth.

Dyson Overview

Things move quickly at Dyson. In twenty years, what began with one man and one idea has grown into a global technology company, with 6,000 people and a presence in over 70 countries. From Malmesbury to Malaysia to the US to Australasia and many countries in between, we’ve sold over 80 million machines.

And it’s just the start. From 2016 our Malmesbury HQ is doubling its footprint. The US, our biggest market, is doubling their sales scope. And new frontiers are opening up across South East Asia and beyond. More people, more ideas and more space for more invention. The next four years will be our biggest and busiest yet.

Market Overview

The Dyson warehouse team in Philippines will oversee all aspect of warehouse operations relating to activities in running Dyson’s high tech Dyson Digital Motor (DDM) facility, as well as operations pertaining to the manufacturing and exporting of finished goods produced by our contract manufacturer in Laguna in the Philippines.   

Function Overview

Responsible for the operation of a section within the Warehouse function. Supporting the Management Team with the day-to-day operation of the warehouse, responsible for a group of operators and ensuring an efficient warehouse operation in achieving business targets. Provide line management to the team, coordinating their workloads, providing support to ensure that the team delivers, monitoring any issues, and ensuring production targets, KPIs, and quality standards are met in order to meet the requirements of the customer. Develop the team by focusing on individual performance and support requirements to achieve high standards, whilst fostering a culture of working safely. Work under general supervision, reviewed by Management. Decisions and results have an impact on the function and their success. Performance affects the function’s image.

Accountabilities

This is what we need you to do…

  • Assist in running an efficient warehouse operation which is able to fulfil operational and customer demand and meet set targets
  • Ensure the delivery of materials to production lines in accordance with production schedules
  • Train new Warehouse operatives within area of responsibility
  • Ensure inventories in area of responsibility are accurate
  • Ensure stock movements are recorded accurately
  • Support organising and participate in stock takes at regular intervals
  • Ensure that any computerised or automated systems are accurate and up to date
  • Identify any systems improvements and make recommendations for change
  • Where possible resolve any issues or problems which occur in the warehouse. Where appropriate elevate the issue to a more senior level
  • Produce regular reports and statistics as and when required
  • Review ways to reduce waste
  • Assist in planning future capacity requirements
  • Ensure that health and safety meets the required standards and carry out risk assessments
  • Ensure that all lifting and manoeuvring of products and materials is carried out in accordance with manual handling procedures
  • Ensure hazardous materials are stored in accordance with requirements
  • Ensure that vehicles, machinery and equipment is well maintained and fit for purpose
  • Maintain high standards of security in the warehouse
  • Ensure staff comply to health, safety and environmental regulations and work safely to protect themselves and others in the warehouse environment
  • Ensure a clean and tidy working environment to aid operational efficiency

Skills

This is what we need you to have...

  • Team Leader skills with the ability to motivate, develop and supervise others
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Good computer skills, in particular spreadsheets and databases and a knowledge of warehouse systems
  • Knowledgeable in SAP will be an advantage
  • Analytical and numerical
  • Good understanding of customer deliverables and the impact of failure/cost of poor quality
  • Good planning skills and able to meet targets and deadlines
  • Excellent attention to details
  • Candidates with forklift license will be an advantage

Benefits Overview

Competitive

Posted: 14-Dec-2016