R.A. Wylan & Co. Inc.,
Career Center

Warehouse Manager

Location: Kalamazoo, MI
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $1.00 - $999,999.00
Degree: Bachelor;
Date: 2/13/2018
Job ID: 02569537
Job Description
The Warehouse Manager will oversee all raw material, packaging material and finished goods in all warehouse locations. This includes being responsible for inventory accuracy, warehouse efficiency, regulatory compliance and safe operations. 

  • Ensure safe warehouse operations 
  • Coordinate material storage, handling, and loading/unloading in support of production and customer orders.
  • Work closely with QA/QC, Production, and Customer Service departments to support efficient operations.
  • Develop, implement, and maintain efficient warehouse storage layouts.
  • Manage 3rd party warehouses and work closely with shared service staff of affiliated organizations.
  • Manage all month end closing processes including physicals, inventory reconciliations, and inventory adjustments.
  • Properly store and handle all inventoried items.
  • Arrange for appropriate warehouse conditions that meet all regulatory requirements.
  • Prepare shipments for safe transportation and export.
  • Maintain  and support accurate Warehouse Management System  and ERP system data and transactions for all warehoused materials.
  • Identify and resolve inventory discrepancies, identify root causes and implement long term solutions.
  • Develop and maintain efficient and effective warehouse processes and procedures.
  • Coordinate and maintain stock levels of items hold to maintain accurate inventory control.
  • Actively participate in weekly operations meeting to discuss ongoing projects, safety, etc..
  • Administer and facilitate on-site support for year-end physicals at all warehouse locations.
Education & Experience
  • Bachelor's Degree, preferably in Business or Supply Chain Management.
  • 5 years Warehouse Management or equivalent job experience in Logistics/Supply Chain in an industrial environment.
  • Supervisory experience required.
  • Proficient with inventory management processes and good understanding of production requirements.
  • Experienced with preparation of international shipments.
  • Experienced with ERP/MRP and Warehouse Management software