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Stores Controller - Lusaka, Zambia

  • Harare, Zimbabwe

Job Details

Job ID: #11529
Job Location Lusaka, Zambia
Company Type transport
Job Role Stores Controller
Joining Date ASAP
Employment Type Full Time
Monthly Salary Negotiable

Preferred Candidate

Career Level Middle Management
Years of Experience 5
Residence Location Lusaka, Zambia
Gender Not Specified
Nationality Zambian
Degree Relevant Degree or Diploma

Job Description

Lusaka, Zambia
  • Job Status: Interviews Completed

Our client is looking for an experienced Stores Controller to join their team in Lusaka

The role will assume overall responsibility for all company purchasing and inventory stock control
Sourcing of good quality suppliers that are cost effective and ensuring a co-beneficial relationship with the organisation
organising with accounts the purchasing of spares/stock and ensuring full acquittal of all funds
Co ordinating and managing stock taking on a weekly/monthly/quarterly/annual basis to highlight any unnecessary loss, wastage or theft
Strict monitoring and controlling the daily and weekly issuances of stock out of the department
Ensuring issuance of tools/spares/equipment as well as return back into the stores department
Ensuring the accurate updating of data into the recording systems and making sure that all inventory processes are completed as per guidelines
Checking the placing of stock/tools/spares correctly and tidily in the designated areas and maintaining safe and clear access to all stock
Actively and timely identifying and maintaining adequate replenishment levels and purchasing forecasts with no stock outs
Submission of monthly forecast to accounts
Oversight of company fuel consumption
Ensuring real time and accurate updates of container movement details in the depot in the relevant container management systems in absence of depot supervisor

Key Skills
Must be highly driven, proactive with a sense of urgency for strong delivery that can take the initiate and head up the company stores department

  • Job Role: Stores Controller
  • Industry: Transport / Shipping /Logistics
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Must have at least 5 years experience in a similar role
Relevant degree or qualification
Good computer skills
Drivers licence
Experience in a transport, container, terminal, shipping or logistics company would be a big added advantage

Additional Requirements

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