Takealot Jobs Johannesburg – DC Champion

Website Takealot

Job Description:

takealot.com, a leading South African online retailer, is looking for a highly talented DC Champion to join our team at the Johannesburg Warehouse.

We are a young, dynamic, hyper growth company looking for smart, creative, hard- working people with integrity to join us. We offer a market related, Total Remuneration Package which allows full flexibility according to your needs, a great work environment and a promise that you won’t be bored as long as you are prepared for a challenge and want to build something great.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Ensure that the department is well organised and controlled to sufficiently support the goals of the business
  • Implement improvement processes and maintain procedures and systems to minimise costs and maximise working capital
  • Ensuring all work areas are clean and tidy and safe for staff to work in (Housekeeping)
  • Evaluate daily operational reports to ensure key critical areas of the department are controlled and any discrepancies addressed and resolved.
  • Manage control measures to ensure mistakes, inaccuracies and discrepancies are highlighted, addressed and resolved.
  • Ensure that all processes are completed on the same day. Daily planning with line Managers
  • Oversee the DC Assistants and motivate attention to detail, for constant accuracy and turn-around times.
  • Assist with managing outputs within the department. Maintaining quality and quantity of work.
  • Assist to maintain FIFO of tasks within the department.
  • Ensure escalated daily operational queries from team are resolved timeously
  • Conduct daily group meetings and escalate any issues arising from it.
  • Shift work when required.
  • Understand all the aspects and processes related to Inbound.

Job Requirements:

  • Have a detailed understanding of warehouse management systems
  • Problem solving skills required
  • Possess excellent verbal and written communication skills for a demanding and customer focused working environment.
  • Possess excellent personal organisation and business administration skills in accordance with modern best practice methods.
  • Possess the ability to work productively, efficiently & effectively with initiative and drive under tight timescales and pressure whilst maintaining attention to detail and quality.
  • Possess the willingness to learn, improve and adapt.
  • Good team player, hard worker, willing to be flexible with a positive attitude Must be able to work as part of a multi-cultural team
  • Must be able to train staff
  • Matric/ Grade 12 or equal qualification
  • Tertiary qualification advantageous
  • Have proven relevant experience in Picking, Packing, Receiving, Supplier Collects and Inventory (in applicable departments within the DC)
  • 4-5 years warehouse experience
  • 2 years supervisory experience/exposure would be advantageous

Job Details:

Company: Takealot

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Johannesburg

Application Deadline: N/A

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