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Logistics Manager

  • Posted: 16 Mar 2023
  • Supply Chain
  • Cork
  • Ireland

About the job

Main responsibilities 

Warehouse management:

  • Oversee operations for inbound and outbound deliveries in a safe and efficient way
  • Schedule the daily & weekly workplan for Warehouse FLT operators in line with the agreed plan
  • Ensure Stock control procedures and processes are adhered to
  • Maintain inventory accuracy at all times
  • Manage delivery of raw materials and stock replenishment to meet production needs
  • Promote and maintain a safety and quality culture, managing with integrity, openness and trust
  • Daily Gemba tours through the warehouse and to provide a visible presence in the area
  • Participates and support to site audits and compliance assessments
  • Overall responsibility for Warehouse performance and KPI management


Site security & Weighbridge

  • Management of the weighbridge operation for inbound liquid and bulk material deliveries
  • Reception point for site contractors signing in and out
  • Supervise the weighbridge operators and related staffing schedule
  • Responsible for ensuring no access to site for unauthorised personnel


Internal Controls

  • Responsible for Danone Internal Controls as assigned

About you


  • 5 years+ experience in Logistics, Transport or Warehouse Management
  • Highly developed managerial skills with strong problem-solving mindset
  • Experience in managing in a fast-paced, dynamic environment
  • Food industry experience an advantage
  • Strong knowledge of inventory control policies and procedures is expected
  • Experience in dealing with transport, carriers and shipping documentation
  • Process orientated individual with an ability to work as part of a team
  • Working knowledge of Supply Chain ERP Systems, SAP knowledge an advantage
  • Proficient in the use of MS Office tools, especially Excel & PowerPoint

About us


Danone Nutricia Early Life Nutrition is a division of the Danone Group and the Macroom Supply Point is a strategic spray drying factory within the division as it is a major supplier of infant formula to other plants within the networ.


The Logistics Manager is responsible for the warehouse management and storage of semi-finished products and raw materials in a safe, efficient way and in line with operational procedures and site standards.  The Logistics Manager supervises the daily operations of the warehouse environment, managing the warehouse FLT operators and facilitating communication between production, planning and deployment teams.


The Logistics Manager oversees site security and manages the weighbridge staff and operations.