Shift Warehouse Leader - Balvano Plant


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Ferrero is a family-owned company with a truly progressive and global outlook and iconic brands such as Nutella®, Tic Tac®, Ferrero Rocher®, Raffaello®, Kinder Bueno® and Kinder Surprise®. As the love for our brands continues to grow, so too does our global reach. Represented in 55 countries, with products sold in more than 170, the Ferrero Group is loved by generations around the world. The secret to our global success? Nearly 35,000 dedicated employees who celebrate care and quality to craft a business, careers and brands we are proud of. Join us, and you could be one of them. 

Diversity Statement

Ferrero is committed to building a diverse and inclusive culture in which all employees feel welcomed and appreciated and have the same opportunities. We believe all of our people are equally talented in their own way. In nurturing the curiosity and natural abilities of our employees, we provide them, generation after generation, the means to succeed personally and professionally, enabling them to craft their journey at Ferrero. The diversity of our talents is what makes our work environment multicultural, innovative and highly rewarding.


About the Role:


As Shift Warehouse Leader for our Plant in Balvano (PZ), you will support warehouse activities and coordinate your team (forklift drivers, terminal operators and truck drivers), reporting directly to the Warehouse Manager, for both our internal and external Warehouse.


Main Responsibilities:


During your activities as Shift Warehouse Leader, you will manage warehouse operations and ensure optimization by providing the necessary information to your Warehouse Manager and other Warehouses across Italy. You will be responsible for monitoring all flows within your area, including Warehouse KPIs, Quality KPIs, and Safety KPIs, as well as managing flows IN/OUT, preparation and checking of goods, and shuttle operations.

During your shift, you will support inventory management and ensure a smooth start-up. You will also facilitate  the handover of workers during shift changes.

Regarding people management, you will be responsible for allocating resources according to defined criteria, managing resources effectively, and granting vacation  in accordance with the plan agreed with the Warehouse Manager. You will contribute to resolving conflicts and assist in drafting worker merit plans. Additionally, you will provide feedback for personnel confirmation and contribute to employee evaluations!

You will also play a role in continuous improvement by supporting improvement initiatives and suggesting areas for improvement within your area!

Workplace safety is paramount and you will ensure that hygiene and safety standards are maintained through information dissemination and safety training.
In terms of quality, you will work to implement measures to guarantee the quality of warehouse processes, including implementing quality policies and monitoring compliance


Who we are looking for:


You will bring your university Master's Degree background in management or Industrial Engineering or equivalent.

You will contribute to the success of the team thanks to your good understanding of wharehouse processes and interpersonal and management skills. 

Your desire for international mobility will be a great asset for us, together with your true passion and curiosity for the Food sector.   

As a good communicator, your fluency in both Italian and English will be key to perform in our environment.   

As a focal point in the process, you will work on shifts


If this role sounds appealing and you would like to be part of our organization, do not hesitate to submit your application!