Warehouse Manager

Minimum Graduate in any discipline

Minimum experience of 5to 10 yearsis required

The tasks a

General Manager, Storage and Warehousing is expected to perform include:

Supervising, co-ordinating and controlling public or private organisations and its departments

Acting within delegated authority to manage and monitor branches or sections that provide storage and warehouse facilities

Rendering such other facilities to parties concerned, as may be laid down or agreed to in business terms and conditions

Specializing in handling any particular type of item or commodity or sectional management

Skilled in vendor management for successful contracts procurement

In-depth of understanding of ERP based operations

Ability to run SAP process for SCM & warehousing

Ability to understand and adhere to ISO process, audits, etc.Knowledge of technical documentation, bar-coding system and advanced packaging (per norms of weight and measurement)Efficient in inventory management to ensure zero error

Will be updated

Strong interpersonal skills

Strong communication skills

Ability to multi-task

Leadership skills

Problem solving skills

Physically fit


It is not a desk job

Need to handle a team of warehouse workers and other helpers

Local travelling is a part of this job role

Part-time work and contractual jobs maybe available

Work from home option is notavailable

Working hours

Companies usually work for 6/7 days a week and 8/9 hours everyday. This may vary from company to company

Shift system is available

Is the job suitable for a candidate with special needs?No

This job is not listed as hazardous or dangerous under The Factories Act 1948 (section 87)

Health risks include exposure to extreme temperatures, air and noise pollution, heavy equipment, etc.

Occupational hazards include mental and physical strain, injury to bodyor accidents from machinery, etc., if not taken care of

For candidates with experience - 40,000 to 75,000 per month

(These figures are indicative and subject to change)

Trends and Expected Growth of the Indian Warehousing and Logistics Sector

The current upswing in the warehousing sector indicates the need for Indian logistics companies to modernize and optimize their warehouses. The companies should start from basic modernization and optimization techniques to make a stand in the global market and trends followed with a more futuristic and modern outlook. The growing Indian economy provides a suitable platform for companies to grow and expand, make a mark and stand among the other major countries and international companies.

The continuous efforts for improvements by the government and rise in the demand for warehousing and related services have added to the employment opportunities for General Manager, Storage and Warehousing nationwide.

Government and privatestorage undertakings

Manufacturing units across sectors

Infrastructure companies

Deep-freeze storage units

Agricultural organizations

Cities and towns across India