Warehouse Co-ordinator Job Careers – Diageo

Job Title:    Warehouse Co-ordinator

Organisation: Diageo

Duty Station:  Kampala, Uganda

Reports to: Warehouse Manager


About US:

Diageo is the world’s leading premium drinks business with an outstanding collection of beverage alcohol brands across spirits, beer and wine. These brands include Johnnie Walker, Crown Royal, J&B, Windsor, Buchanan’s and Bushmills whiskies, Smirnoff, Ciroc and Ketel One vodkas, Baileys, Captain Morgan, Tanqueray and Guinness.


Job Summary:  The Warehouse Co-ordinator will be responsible for daily systems and warehouse operations: supervision of loading to trade, shunting Beer from production,  invoicing, real time posting, stock reconciliation , tracking of slobs and near expiries , management of all interface transfers and other duties assigned by the line managers.


Key Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Act as the link between logistics and the other internal and external stake holders
  • Monitor daily offloading and loading of trucks for Beer and Empties
  • Ensure all released sales orders that are locked for billing for both locals, exports and intercompany in SAP accounting software are invoiced and loaded to trade
  • Ensure monthly recharges are computed, reviewed, and approved for various handlers and transporters to recover losses as per the contracts
  • Ensure daily checking of scrapping of breakages and decants to ensure no breakage losses are hidden in decants and approved for write off.
  • Update and maintain billing and invoice records and support documentation, batching and coding for bills by providing relevant approved documents for records and audit purposes.
  • Verify and assess all invoices, customer or contract distributors purchase orders and claim before processing and thus the corresponding billed quantities and amounts.
  • Prepare daily sales reports and share short interval updates of all warehouse operations.
  • Attend to queries, discrepancies and errors raised by customers in line with transactions done and investigating them until resolved
  • Ensure monthly stock take is delivered, variances are fully explained, route causes identified and actions to close them are generated
  • Prepare all the write off documents for expired beer and spirits products from the warehouse and ensure they are approved for write off.
  • Ensure daily stock count for both finished goods and empty crate and glass is performed in compliance with CARM regulations.
  • Ensure the system aging of stock is reconciled against physical stock deviations identified and corrections are made
  • Liaise with packaging, DHL and any other stakeholder handling stocks to ensure stock management process is smoothly managed.
  • Ensure total yard safety is adhered to by 3PLs and all other staff who access the Logistics operations area.
  • Check the systems postings to ensure the stock is posted in the right location.
  • Carry out daily warehouse hygiene inspections to ensure all warehouses conform to required standard.
  • Do daily/weekly& monthly walkabouts a cross all logistics sites.
  • Carry out routine safety Audits to ensure all 3PLs are conforming to UBL safety.
  • Daily planning and tracking of Beer movement (shunting) to ensure uninterrupted sales
  • Attend to all customer complaints that relate to warehouse operations.
  • Ensuring stock from production, KBL , IDU and Diageo in the right plants timely are posted to facilitate sales
  • Ensure daily reconciliation of stocks (SAP Vs physical) for finished goods across all sites


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

  • The applicant must hold a qualification – Logistics or any Business related degree.
  • At least four years’ experience in Stocks management and Customer order fulfillment.


How to Apply:

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