HealthPlus Limited, Nigeria’s first integrative pharmacy, is the fastest-growing pharmacy chain in West Africa. We are committed to our mission of helping people achieve optimum health and vitality, while delivering superior value to stakeholders. Our vision is to be Africa’s #1 for pharmacy, wellness and beauty. Recently, we secured significant foreign investment from our partners to scale up our network of retail outlets and our online business. This strategy will give us unparalleled reach across the country and beyond.We are recruiting to fill the position below:Job Title: Head, Warehouse and LogisticsReference No: HP/WL/2019Location: Lagos, Lagos State, NigeriaContract Type: PermanentJob FunctionsCompliance & Regulatory Affairs, Distribution, Logistics, Management, Product Management, Quality Control, Retail, Safety & Security, Supply Chain,WarehousingIndustries:Distribution, Warehousing & Freight,Ecommerce,Fmcg (Fast Moving Consumer Goods Sector),Food & Beverages,Freight / Shipping / Transport / Import / Export,Logistics,Manufacturing,Pharmaceutical / Medical / Healthcare / Hygiene,Retail,Supply Chain,WholesaleSpecificationDirect the warehouse & logistics department which is part of the supply chain divisionDevelop and direct strategies for the warehouse & logistics department. Ensure these strategies are aligned with the overall goals of the organisationDevelop and implement the strategies through the scorecards for the divisionDevelop and implement an inventory optimisation plan, a warehouse optimisation plan and logistics optimization plan for the divisionDrive business efficiencies through standardisation of policies, processes and procedures across the departmentPrepare annual budgets, quarterly forecasts and monthly reports for warehouse & logistics department.Implement and driving a culture of continuous improvement within warehouse & logistics department.Establish and maintain networks that foster and promote excellent relationships with all relevant stakeholdersEnsure timely delivery of goods to the retail outletsPlan the arrangement of goods within the warehouse and organize special requirements for certain stock, such as chilled goods or fragile productsEnsure productivity targets are met and maintain computerized administration and automated storage and retrieval systemsAccountable for the proper handling, storage and reconciliation for all products in the warehouseCollate accurate Inventory data for management information and decision makingCollate accurate stock data for report on availability of goods for efficient movement of products through the distribution networkEnsure good record keeping and provide clear reconciliation of goods received from vendorsEnsure adequate and smooth fleet management for the distribution centre.Ensure damaged stock are transferred to designated stacking area and records kept for decision makingEnsure proper housekeeping inside the warehouse at all timesMaintain warehouse staff job results by training, coaching, counselling, disciplining employees, planning, monitoring, and appraising job results.Ensure effective utilization of manpower and warehouse equipmentsProvide adequate supervision to ensures proper maintenance of warehouse equipmentsEnsure workplace health and safety requirements are met and take responsibility for the security of the warehouse and stockPlan regular inspection to ensure implementation and continuous compliance to HSE policies as it affects warehousing.