Stock Controller

Stock Controller

Cre8Work | Johannesburg, GT, ZA

Posted 18 days ago

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Stock Controller responsibilities include:Devising ways to optimize inventory control proceduresInspecting the levels of supplies to identify shortages and overstocked itemsEnsuring product stock is adequate for all distribution channels and can cover direct demand from HUBSJob briefWe are looking for a competent Stock Controller to monitor and report on the company’s inventory. Your job is important since the efficient handling of the company’s stock and supplies is critical for the attainment of business goals.A successful Inventory Controller is a reliable, professional with excellent record-keeping abilities. They possess great attention to detail and a business mindset.The goal is to ensure that all Stock Quantities is accurate and match the system.ResponsibilitiesThe Inventory Controller will be in charge of all inventory in the warehouseDaily stock counts to reconcile inventory, report any shrinkage and wasteIntensive investigations in all variances picked up on cycle counts and reported incidentsEnsure all waste is recorded correctly and confirm that system was adjustedEnsure all discontinued and written off stock is dealt with immediately and system match actions takenInform buyers to replenish stock avoiding insufficiencies or excessive surplus of items not in Bom’s,Collaborate with cycle count employees and other staff to ensure business goals are met and create schedules to have cover over all days for cycle countsReport to upper management on stock levels, issues etc.Prepare weekly and monthly stock related reports as required for management meetingsDevise ways to optimize inventory control proceduresReceive and record correctly marked stock from receiving area as it comes into the warehouse and see that stock is moved onto marked shelfs to ensure correct countingEvaluate stock received and report any quality or quantity related issues that will influence stock quantitiesInspect the levels of supplies and raw material to identify shortages and overstocked items aswell as expiry datesEnsure product stock is adequate for all distribution channels and can cover direct demand from all HUBSHousekeeping of the warehouseSupervise the maintenance of the warehouse shelfs and ensure proper arrangement and identification of all stock on shelfs to ensure correct cycle countsRequirements and skillsProven experience as Stock Controller or similar position at least 3 yearsExcellent knowledge of data analysis and variance investigationsAdvanced knowledge of inventory management software (e.g. Pastel and excellent Excel abilities)Ability to accurately track inventory and create reportsAn analytical mind with strong math skillsExcellent organizational and planning skillsOutstanding communication and interpersonal abilitiesReliable and trustworthy