Operations Manager FMCG – SFG Engineering Services vacancy

  • Warehouse Jobs in South Africa
  • Full Time
  • 1 month ago
  • Salary ZAR 10000 / Monthly
  • Shift Full Time
  • Job Qualifications Bachelors
  • Number of vacancies 3 openings
  • Job experience 2 Years +

Job Description

A company based in Cape Town has a permanent position for Operations Managers who are ready to start immediately.

Duration: Permanent with 6-month probation period clause.

Working hours: Monday to Friday 08:00 – 17:00 (hours may fluctuate due to production/operational requirements, weekends and overtime as per operational requirements).

Candidate Requirements


Degree or diploma in Logistics/Operations

Experience needed:

  • At least 5 years in Managerial position in Operations/Logistics.
  • Warehouse Management System experience.
  • SAP B1 experience.
  • OHS experience.
  • Logistics experience – managing truck-fleet.

Job purpose:

Operations Manager to ensure efficient operation of equal standards across all warehouses and logistics. Responsible for distribution and maintaining stock integrity.


  • Must have good written and verbal communication skills.
  • Honesty, Integrity & Reliability.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Problem-solving skills.
  • Self-motivated: Ability to work with little supervision.
  • Managing and motivating of multiple teams and departments.
  • A willingness to learn.
  • Strong ability to multitask.
  • Open to change and learning new systems.
  • Initiating and keeping of procedures for efficient operations.
  • Time management – Able to work under pressure, meet deadlines and prioritise.
  • Good time management and organisational skills.
  • Must be flexible due to work demands.
  • Must have own reliable vehicle.
  • Well presented.

Key responsibilities:

  • Team Management
  • Cold store, offices and facilities OHS.
  • 2 x Cold Store Managers.
  • Logistics Manager.
  • OHS Admin.
  • Inventory Controller.


  • Managing of the 2 Cold Store Managers to optimize operational efficiency (including goods issuing and receiving / production inputs and outputs / housekeeping / etc.)
  • Planning department shifts and personnel workload.
  • Ensure the Cold Chain is managed.
  • Ensure WMS system integrity in place.
  • Ensure food safety and general housekeeping rules are adhere to.
  • Manage maintenance of equipment.
  • Responsibility for stock management and integrity (packaging, seafood products and other stock) in own warehouses, cold stores and 3rd party cold stores.
  • Responsible for Quality Assurance across the company and external warehouses.


  • Managing the logistics team and oversee logistical planning of company fleet and 3rd party transporters.
  • Manage maintenance of fleet.
  • Coordinate with Trade department loadings and distribution.
  • Coordinate with Procurement department all purchases receiving.


  • Responsible for OHS across all offices and warehouses.
  • Responsible for insurance across all offices and warehouses.
  • Responsible for security for all offices and warehouses.

A must have experience in Cold Store/Warehouse environment  – FMCG (FOOD INDUSTRY)

If you are available and meet all requirements below, please send a updated CV, copy of ID and all trade/qualification certificates to rosemary@sfgengineering.co.za

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