Stock Planner / Manager - neg

Friday, 23 April, 2021
Desmaine     0218722648
Western Cape  

The successful candidate must have:

  • Grade 12 (with Maths + Accounting)
  • Tertiary qualification: Costing, Logistics or Supply Chain Management
  • Stores supply chain management work experience
  • Experience in an engineering manufacturing environment
  • High level of numeracy
  • Strong admin skills with exceptional attention to detail
  • Experience working on ERP systems
  • MS office (advanced Excel)
  • Experience managing stores staff
  • Ability to conceptualise, develop and implement stock supply chain policies & procedures that meet company objectives
  • Ability to think analytically & laterally within the stores & manufacturing processes
  • An assertive, strong communicator with excellent interpersonal skills – fluent in English & Afrikaans
  • Strong planning, organising, co-ordinating & problem solving abilities
  • Ability to think on one’s feet and multi-task
  • Healthy customer service awareness
  • Teamwork approach
  • Flexible and willing to work longer hours if required

The primary tasks include:

  • Catalogue stock levels – Evaluate, set & maintain adequate stock levels through the MRP systems
  • Monthly SOH valuations per Bulk Store
  • Report Stock variances monthly & YTD
  • Report stock management interventions
  • Manage stores stock counts, process variances & publish results
  • Kick-off ad hoc stock variance prevention measures
  • Manage part master & stock catalogue
  • Detect stock valuation price variances
  • Report and prevent all “stock-outs”
  • Initiate stock replenishment orders for local and imported catalogue stock items
  • Process ad hoc on request stock adjustments during the month
  • Process stock write-off/scrapping transaction
  • Process stock recovery/salvage transactions to match existing BOM requirements
  • Work closely with operations manager & procurement officer
  • Change Management – Manage all stores staff, measure productivity, develop & implement sustainable self-managed stores workflows
  • Stores housekeeping – Audit stores housekeeping disciplines and processes & establish high level of organisation in stores & prevent clutter in stores, maintain lean stock holding
  • Service delivery – Provide excellent stores service to other divisions through accurate and effective processing of stock requests

Please send CV, a recent photo and references to: