Nicolas du Plooy
I am a hardworking, pro-active warehouse manager with drive, determination and a proven ability to oversee the efficient receipt, storage and dispatch of a wide range of goods. Having
the necessary management skills required to administer, improve and develop a
warehouse to achieve maximum efficiency, effectiveness and quality of service.
Strong communication, interpersonal and presentation skills at all levels, and with different cultures. Proficient in English and Afrikaans.
Interacts well on a one-to-one basis and in a group situation, both as leader and team participant. Persuasive and diplomatic in handling sensitive and controversial issues.
Enjoys a challenge. Flexible and innovative in adapting and applying knowledge and experience to different circumstances and environments.
Disciplined and highly organised. Works consistently well under pressure, in deadline situations within time and budget parameters. Effectively manages several and diverse projects simultaneously.
Proficient in the use of all Microsoft Office Programs.
Currently looking for a management position that offers variety and the opportunity
to develop both personally and professionally.
Date of Birth: 10 August 1990
Identity number: 900**********
Marital Status: Married
Nationality: South African
Language: English and Afrikaans Fluently
Drivers Licence Code B
2010-2012 Diploma-ETA Sport and Fitness Management
IRB level 1
IRB level 2
ETA sport management, 1st year
ETA sport management, 2nd year
ETA Sport and Fitness management 3rd year
SECONDARY SCHOOL EDUCATION
2005-2009 Attended and matriculated from Voortrekker High School Pietermaritzburg.
Represented the school in:
Provincial Colours for Rugby
1st team rugby (2006-2009)
Athletics team (2005-2009)
2018 TO PRESENT
Got Promoted to Branch Manager at Prime Logistix.
Got promoted to Production Manager at Prime Logistix
Security officer at Prime Logistix
EARLIER EMPLOYMENT SYNOPSIS
Coached rugby at Voortrekker High School (all ages)
Strength and conditioning coach for all ages and all sport types
1st team rugby - forwards assistant coach
1st team rugby- personal trainer
Managing a fully automated conveyer sorter within a 10600 square meter warehouse.
Managing a team of up to 90 employees within the warehouse.
Coordinating racking and storing.
Maintaining high standards of materials handling.
Responsible for the warehouse security and accountability.
Ensuring stock levels are managed and controlled effectively.
Ensuring compliance with all Health and Safety regulations.
Using automated computer systems to monitor stock control.
Coordinating releases for new stores.
Producing performance reports for senior managers/CEOs.
Making sure that all freight receipts and deliveries are carried out in time.
Scheduling work & rotas to meet fluctuations in staffing levels & workloads.
Leading, motivating, training and developing staff.
Updating & maintaining computerised & paper based administrative records.
Responsible for the disciplinary & grievance procedures.
Working with team leaders to review procedures & maximise customer satisfaction.
Coordinating stock takes twice annually.
Daily vehicle planning to ensure SLA is reached and maintained to the client’s agreement.
Monitor vehicle fuel consumption.
Ensure drivers reach fuel consumption targets.
Daily local delivery planning.
Monitor loading to ensure weight distribution is done correctly.
Monitor and manage all staff overtime.
Manage depot claims.
Manage all depot enquiries.
Ensure stock handling is done in a correct manner to reduce damages and claims.
Manage POD’s to ensure all cartons have been delivered to stores.
Investigate missing cartons, stock descriptions all related queries.
Manage all scanner performance for accurate dispatches to correct destinations.
Manage exception reports daily.
All staff recruitment to ensure that our team get the correct candidate for the required job.
AREAS OF EXPERTISE
Health & safety
Supply chain process
Ability to motivate a team
1. Shaun van Rensburg
Varsity Shield Head coach/Director of Rugby at Voortrekker High School
2. Thesigan Naidu
KZN General Manager at Prime Logistix
3. Wayne Elam
Edcon Transport Manager
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