Oct 12, 2019

Warehouse Manager

  • Kerry Ingredients
  • Baltimore, MD, US

Job Description

Requisition ID 9852
Position Type (US)Full Time
Career Function Manufacturing/Production 
Recruiter KW1
Posting Type LI

Leading to better encompasses all we do at Kerry, it's how we've become the worlds leading taste and nutrition company. Whether it's building and manufacturing sustainable solutions for food, beverage or pharmaceutical consumers, our commitment to lead the world to better nutrition drives us forward. With 24,000+ colleagues across the globe and 15,000+ Kerry products, your opportunities are limitless.

About Kerry A career with Kerry Taste & Nutrition offers you an opportunity to shape how people across the globe view food and beverage while providing you opportunities to explore and grow as your interests do. With our commitment to a sustainable future, a career with Kerry is something you can feel good about.About the role

Our Rome, GA, location creates various coding’s for Kerry customers and brand.  We are fast paced, never dull moment manufacturing facility with culture of accountability and teamwork.  We are also committed to supporting our local community.  Team members enjoy advancing and grow both personally and professionally. 

 

The Warehouse Manager is extremely important to us.  We will rely on you to manage and coordinate activities of all personnel associated with shipping, receiving, and storing materials for the plant as well as build, motivate and grow your team through positivity and  providing guidance through performance planning, career succession, interviewing/hiring, as well as being assigned to various critical projects. This position reports to the Plant Manager.

Key responsibilities

As a Warehouse Manager, you will be part of the warehouse team and provide leadership for 40 direct/indirect reports. If you’re looking to build a career and a team you can have fun with, we might be the team for you.  As a Warehouse Manager, you will:

 

  • Report near misses, accidents or suspected injuries as well as unsafe conditions and behaviors in a timely manner. Be able to participate in safety initiatives, committees and teams.
  • Oversee the efficient operations and inventory of the plant, outside storage facilities and yard.
  • Responsible for organizing the warehouse and the work flow. Maintaining inventory based on FIFO and assist in preventing customer service issues.
  • Responsible for delivery of KPI’s for warehouse and cost control. Assist in timely processing of orders, accuracy of pick-ups, quantity of pick-ups per employee and providing resources for cycle counts.
  • Coordinate transportation carriers and performance through the utilization of TMS and ensuring all scheduled shipping and receiving appointments are timely and in support of production and customer requirements. Ensuring warehouse operations are appropriately staffed and employees are properly trained
Qualifications and skills

Do you have 5+ experience in warehouse management, along with shipping and receiving software (SAP)?  Do you have at least 5 years of experience in a warehouse manager level position? A Bachelor’s degree and food manufacturing experience is required. Must be able to work on average 50 hours per week. Are you a champion for change, and excited to build a warehouse department from the ground up? Then this might be the right fit for you!

Kerry is an equal opportunity employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Kerry will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditional upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen. EEO is the Law poster can be found here. Additional information can also be here .                                                                                                         

Salary & Benefits

Competitive

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