Cold storage warehouse supervisor Vacancy

  • Full Time
  • Nairobi

The African Talent Company

Job Summary

The Warehouse Supervisor is responsible for the efficient execution of warehouse operations within assigned shifts and teams.

Minimum Qualification: Bachelor
Experience Level: Management level
Experience Length: 5 years

Job Description

Reports to: General Manager – Cold Storage

The Supervisor oversees the planning, development and implementation of all warehouse procedures and activities required to meet customer requirements, working within this team to continually exceed SSSL facility and Company goals. Supervisors are part of the management team and work closely with the Office Manager and General Manager. The Warehouse Supervisor is responsible for the efficient execution of warehouse operations within assigned shifts and teams.


§ Accuracy of all paperwork produced.

§ Follow all customer requirements.

§ Assist supervision/management as needed.

§ Follow company policies, guidelines and work instructions.

§ Maintain professional relationship with the carriers and customers.

§ Provide leadership to the efficient coordination and execution of workflow throughout the warehouse, consistently keeping safety, sanitation, cost controls, productivity, accuracy, team environment, and customer satisfaction in line with facility goals.

§ Oversee inventory control functions and procedures, including cycle counts, product rotation and recall, training, customer claims and requests, and record keeping.

§ Participate in the hiring process of new warehouse employees.

§ Provide hands-on leadership to the ongoing development of the assigned personnel and teams.

§ Develop good working relationships at all levels within the SSSL team environment, leading and communicating as needed to maximize individual and team performance.

§ Act on the Assistant Superintendent/Superintendent’s behalf when necessary.

§ Attend or Conduct plant, customer or training meetings when asked.

§ Travel may be required.

§ Perform any additional tasks delegated by Assistant Superintendent, Superintendent, Operations Manager and/or General Manager.

§ Work with Management and Customer Service personnel to ensure that all requirements and requests are responded to in the highest professional manner



§ Minimum of 3 to 5 years’ experience in Supervisor position

§ Strong knowledge in federal and state regulatory compliance programs

§ Working knowledge of the public refrigerated warehouse (PRW) industry.

§ Warehouse Management Software (WMS) experience a plus

§ Capable of operating forklifts and their attachments.

§ Have good arithmetic skills.

§ Capable of following verbal and written instructions.

§ Available to work various shifts.

§ Capable of standing and walking extended periods of time.

Cold storage warehouse supervisor.


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