Director Logistics & Warehouse Management (SCM)

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Date: 18 Jul 2024

Location: AE

Company: EDGE Group PJSC


HALCON is a regional and international leader that offers next-generation Weapons Systems and Robotics Expertise to meet the challenges of a rapidly changing world. HALCON has developed in-house expertise across the entire value chain for gravity-release bomb guidance systems. This includes design, development, testing, manufacturing and assembly. Our end-to-end capabilities ensure exceptional quality and competitive pricing. As well, we are faster and more flexible in meeting customer requirements. 


Key Accountabilities:

1. Strategic Warehouse Operations:

  • Develop and execute strategies to optimize warehouse operations, including inventory management, order fulfillment, and distribution.
  • Implement best practices for space utilization, inventory accuracy, and order processing efficiency.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to align warehouse strategies with organizational goals.


2. Inventory Management and Optimization:

  • Oversee inventory management processes, ensuring accurate stock levels, and minimizing excess or obsolete inventory.
  • Implement strategies for efficient material flow, including storage, picking, and replenishment processes.
  • Collaborate with procurement and production teams to optimize inventory levels based on demand forecasts.


3. Logistics and Distribution:

  • Optimize distribution processes to ensure timely and cost-effective delivery of goods.
  • Collaborate with logistics providers to streamline transportation, reduce lead times, and improve overall supply chain efficiency.
  • Implement logistics software and technologies to enhance visibility and tracking.


4. Safety and Compliance:

  • Ensure compliance with safety standards, regulations, and industry best practices in warehouse operations.
  • Implement safety training programs and conduct regular safety audits.
  • Collaborate with regulatory bodies to stay informed about and adhere to changing safety requirements.


5. Team Leadership and Development:

  • Lead and mentor a team of warehouse and logistics professionals, fostering a culture of excellence and continuous improvement.
  • Conduct regular training programs to enhance the skill set of the warehouse team.
  • Drive employee engagement and create a positive working environment.


Experience & Education Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 12 years of experience in warehouse and logistics management, preferably within the defense or aerospace industry.
  • Strong leadership and decision-making skills, with a focus on creating efficient and high-performing teams.
  • In-depth knowledge of safety and compliance standards in warehouse operations.
  • Proficiency in logistics software and technologies.
  • Bachelor's degree in Supply Chain Management, Logistics, Business Administration, or a related field; Master's degree preferred.
  • Strategic thinker with a results-oriented mindset.
  • Excellent leadership and interpersonal skills.
  • Proven ability to thrive in a dynamic and fast-paced environment.
  • Collaborative mindset with a focus on building strong internal and external relationships.



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