Manager Warehousing and Distribution Job

Employer: Balmer Lawrie

Address: Corporate & Registered Office 21, Netaji Subash Road, Kolkata -700 001



Phone: 91 33 2222 5218

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Experience: see details below

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Job Location: Kolkata   (View Jobs in Kolkata)

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Manager Warehousing and Distribution Job

Balmer Lawrie has an opening for the post of Manager Warehousing and Distribution for the company's Logistics Infrastructure.

JOB PROFILE: The selected candidate will have overall responsibility of W&D operations at Kolkata. Besides marketing the facilities, the incumbent will have to ensure optimization of operating cost through maximising utilization of warehousing space as well as efficient management of logistics costs. The incumbent will have to explore opportunities for enhancing growth through increasing customer base and should build the ability to handle diverse portfolios of primarily high value Goods/ Cargo.
Further, the major roles would be to:
1. Oversee operations, ensuring high efficiency in matters of storage and dispatch there
2. Working out tariff plans for warehousing & distribution, effectively boosting top-line and
bottom-line performance vis-a-vis budgets.
3. Continuously improve value proposition for customers, through improvement of process
reliability and service delivery.
4. Drive change in matters relating to up-gradation of technology and management
practices, leading to achievement of benchmark standards.
5. Maintain and leverage relationships with the partners, viz. Transporters, shippers to
maximise profits and turnover.
6. Supervise MIS generation and accurate reporting for timely management interventions.
7. Continuously augment the capability to handle diverse portfolio of cargo including
perishable items
8. Managing local environment and ensure statutory compliance to applicable Acts and
Directives, with special focus on safety issues.
9. Ensure effective up keep and maximisation of capacity utilisation of all assets.

[a] Age
Below 40 years as on the date of notification. This may be relaxed in case of
candidates with longer years of experience. Relaxation as per Government of India
directives applies to SC/ST/OBC/PH candidates.
[b] Qualification
The applicant should be a Graduate in any discipline with Post Graduate
Degree/Diploma in Management. Those possessing a Degree/Diploma in Supply Chain
Management / Warehouse Management will be given preference.
[c] Experience
The prospective candidate should have around 10-12 years of working experience in the
relevant discipline. The incumbent is expected to have result orientation, a pleasing personality and good communication skills.

[a] Interested candidates may forward their candidature in the attached application
format by post / courier addressed to the Executive Director [HR], Balmer Lawrie & Co.
Ltd., Balmer Lawrie House, 21 Netaji Subhas Road, Kolkata 700001 or by e-mail
attaching the application format duly completed in all respect to The last date for receipt of applications is 22nd November
[b] Candidates sending application by post / courier should clearly write the post
applied for on the envelope.
[c] Candidates should submit their applications, in the attached application format
[d] Incomplete applications or those not in the prescribed format will not be
[e] Those who apply through E-mail need not send their application by post / courier.

Note: The contact information given is of the company’s corporate office and not necessarily of the specific job location.

About Employer

Balmer Lawrie is a multi-technology company with diverse interests in the manufacturing sector, such as industrial packaging, engineering & technology services, etc.

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