Warehouse Manager (Logistics Manager)

Bunge Sandston , VA 23150

Posted 4 months ago

Bunge Limited (www.bunge.com, NYSE: BG) is a leading global agribusiness and food company operating in over 40 countries with approximately 32,000 employees. Bunge buys, sells, stores and transports oilseeds and grains to serve customers worldwide; processes oilseeds to make protein meal for animal feed; produces edible oil products for consumers and commercial customers in the food processing, industrial and artisanal bakery, confectionery, human nutrition and food service categories; produces sugar and ethanol from sugarcane; mills wheat, corn and rice to make ingredients used by food companies; and sells fertilizer in South America. Founded in 1818, the company is headquartered in White Plains, New York.

Position Summary:

Responsible for all systems and activities involved in the receiving, storage, and shipping of products by the Bunge Oils located in Sandston, VA.

Bunge is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

Core Functions:

  • Responsible for the daily operation of all logistics functions, including personnel training, auditing, and work assignments

  • Execute good manufacturing practices while promoting a safe working environment and maintaining sanitation standards (GMP and HAACP).

  • Ensure safe operation and safety of all material handling equipment. Develop and implement procedures as required.

  • Conduct tours for safety and warehousing maintenance (FIFO, 5S, etc)

  • Maintain proper standards for storage/handling of finished product and packaging materials. Audit to ensure compliance.

  • Plan, lead, and conduct finished goods inventory counts as determined by management.

  • Research records as required to satisfy customer complaints/concerns and product recall situations. Cycle check inventory to verify counts and lot numbers. Provide data and assistance to QA as required.

  • Maintain proper standards for all logistic document preparation, issuance, and retention to include: shipping manifests and bills of lading, truck loading sheets and pick plans, and packing slips.

  • Ensure integrity of all SAP transactions: PGI, returns and inventory accuracy.

  • Ensure packaging needs of production are met at all times. Work with Scheduling Manager and Production Manager to bring in supplies that meet Bunge quality standards.

  • Maintain physical condition of warehouse and coolers by planning and maintaining routine housekeeping schedules, complying with GMPs

  • Continually identify and implement short and long term cost savings opportunities, in the areas of distribution and warehousing, that do not compromise quality

  • Facilitate good communication by regularly informing management of significant operational issues, changes and recommendations

  • Participate in food safety inspections including interacting with plant QA, regulatory agencies, customer, and external auditors

  • Coordinate daily workflow for the Warehouse Supervisor, Shipping Coordinator, and Traffic Coordinator.

  • Administer or coordinate corrective action/discipline to affected employees.

  • Other tasks and projects as assigned by the Plant Manager; other tasks as requested by associates.

Skill/Experience Requirements:

  • 5+ years direct supervision in warehouse operations.

  • Knowledge of truck loading, dunnage, strapping, bracing to prevent transportation damage.

  • Knowledge of transportation loss and claim procedures.

  • Computer knowledge required including Microsoft Office and Lotus Notes.

  • Experience with SAP required.

Bunge is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, citizenship, age, disability or military or veteran status, or any other legally protected status. Bunge is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

Nearest Major Market: Richmond

Job Segment: Logistics, Agricultural, Housekeeping, Packing, Warehouse, Operations, Agriculture, Healthcare, Manufacturing

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