New York University Abu Dhabi (NYUAD) seeks to appoint a Research Central Store Supervisor reporting to the Manager, Research and Chemical Store.
The position holder shall be responsible for organizing, supervising, overseeing and coordinating the daily warehouse operation and activities, including receiving, documentation, storage, safety and distribution of consumables, chemicals, biologicals, equipment and supplies as well as inventory maintenance. The incumbent will work with Research Chemical Store Chemist to manage stock levels and fill customer orders.
Track inventory levels and Maintain 100% stock accuracy (physical v system)
Monitoring shelve stocks and product displays, and the general appearance of the Research Central store
Maintain stock rotation on all shelf life / expiry date products
Ensure all items are stored in the correct storage locations and conditions
Maintain a high standard of housekeeping within the storage area
Maintain and track warehouse KPIs
Monitor stock levels to identify shortfalls and surpluses and so avoid shortages
Conducts periodic inventory count
Uses common warehouse management systems (WMS), such as Peoplesoft inventory system
Receive, unpack, pack, load, issue, store, and distribute consumables, materials, supplies, or equipment; complete packing slips for shipments as allocated in compliance with EHS procedures and policies, as well as the purchasing policy.
Routing, scheduling, packing, and preparing research samples for shipment, as well as supervising delivery and pick-ups
Ensure shipments and inventory transactions accuracy
Supervises packaging, receiving, and shipping activities in general
Unloading of all chemical & Biological deliveries in compliance with EHS policies and training
Ensure all movements of chemicals and Biologicals comply with both EHS and Research Supply Chain Management (RSCM) policies and procedures
Stocks and maintain Biologicals and Chemicals according to a prescribed inventory system
Work with Chemical Store Chemist to record stock in the Chemtracker system
Supervise the research central store team and manage the day to day operations
Support, comply with, and ensure that all team members are compliant with department policies and procedures, as well as health and safety standards
Actively Committed to team development
To carry out any additional duties as directed by the research central store manager
Assists the research central store manager with administrative tasks, ordering, and inventory responsibilities
Financial System Management
Ensure all deliveries are recorded in the financial system
Ensure all issues from all storage areas are recorded for cross charging purposes
Maintain and create a variety of records and logs, as well as compile appropriate reports as required.
Ensure all spill kits and First Aid kits are in place and replenished
Ensure all central store staff are wearing appropriate PPE
Maintain registers for accidents at work, near miss incidents and chemical / environmental spills
Support, comply and ensure complicity with Health & Safety regulations
Maintain strict compliance with the research central store standard operating procedures (SOP)
Provide a safe working environment, adhering to Health, Safety and Environmental procedures and ensuring they are understood and practiced by the team at all times
Ensure that all relevant procedures and processes are followed and adhered to in line with the NYUAD EHS procedures and requirements
Lead follow up and resolve Customer concerns
Sustain the corrective actions to eliminate repeat issues
Achieve a high level of customer satisfaction by excelling in receiving, identifying, dispatching, and ensuring product quality.
Deliver research consumables to NYUAD research community on time, every time using appropriate methods
IATA Cat 6
EHS and Safety training
Computer Warehouse Management System
Handling of chemicals and hazardous goods
High degree of computer literacy
Multi Lingual English, Tagalog
Computer Warehouse Management System
Strong Customer Service
Additional languages E.g. Arabic, Hindi and Urdu
NYU Abu Dhabi is a degree-granting research university with a fully integrated liberal arts and science undergraduate program in the Arts, Sciences, Social Sciences, Humanities, and Engineering. NYU Abu Dhabi, NYU New York, and NYU Shanghai, form the backbone of NYU’s global network university, an interconnected network of portal campuses and academic centers across six continents that enable seamless international mobility of students and faculty in their pursuit of academic and scholarly activity. This global university represents a transformative shift in higher education, one in which the intellectual and creative endeavors of academia are shaped and examined through an international and multicultural perspective. As a major intellectual hub at the crossroads of the Arab world, NYUAD serves as a center for scholarly thought, advanced research, knowledge creation, and sharing, through its academic, research, and creative activities.