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Senior Manager, Logistics

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Location: Seberang Perai Selatan, Pulau Pinang (Penang), Malaysia 
Req ID: JR-0000040239


Sr Manager, Logistics

Location: Seberang Perai Selatan, Penang

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Responsible for overall warehouse management in our Batu Kawan factory on all High Value; Low Value items and also indirect materials from the CM / Suppliers / Internal Site transfer:

  • Manage 3 different separate teams with >100 peoples on the Receiving, Put-away/Store, Cycle count, Non-conformance items, Spare Parts and IDM and make sure related material timely deliver/kitting to our production / build plan without line-down situation
  • Layout and Resource Plan for enough space to accommodate order delivery and storage
  • Drive and develop a VMI program with our Procurement Team
  • Manage a team to perform daily cycle count and make sure meet 100% accuracy in High Value and 99.8% for Others
  • Provide strong leadership on the daily Warehouse Operations including chair a daily meeting with all Supervisors and Leaders

Responsible for the continuously improvement and scale up our warehouse operation to meet business growth:

  • Establish operational processes with official SOP and conduct training to the operation team.1
  • Maintain and drive for system improvement with eWMS module (Warehouse Management System), and provide guidelines from best practice catalogue in warehouse
  • Responsible for driving related KPI achievements with the “S-M-A-R-T-E-R” Goal Setting and development of Warehouse Scalability
  • Develop and map out both long term or short term Improvement Projects for each sub-team for performance evaluation

Responsible for details Warehouse Layout and Automation Plan in our New Building to support the business growth quarter to quarter


Additional Job Description


  • Bachelor Degree and above (major in Logistics Management is preferred) with more than 15 years solid experience in Warehouse Management
  • Strong Leadership Skills for Problem Solving mind
  • Be able to interact effectively with cross-functional teams
  • Be able to work on the ground with the operators / leaders to understand and explain the details to management
  • Be able to work under a tremendous pressure and manage stress within a dynamic environment
  • At a ramping mode, we are looking for a Strong Leadership person who can take initiatives and drive for a disciplined and Scalable team in the Warehouse OperationKnowledge in SAP especially on both eWMS and SD module is preferable

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