Forecasting & Inventory Manager

Job Overview

Our client is a well known international company. A global health care company that specialises in quality care medicines for the critically ill. Trusted products that are used by many specialities across the world to ultimately treat their critically ill patients. 

 

Overall Responsibility:

The primary objective of this position is to provide an accurate Forecasting and Procurement service for SSA as well as Managing the Inventory held at all 3PL’s warehouses, while maintaining compliance with company policies and procedures.

 

CORE FUNCTIONS

  1. Forecasting for SSA (South Africa; DRC; Ghana,Zambia and other countries for new business)
  2. Procurement Head Office (Consumables, Technical Operations & Equipment)
  3. Inventory Management 

 

Desired Experience, Skills and Qualification

  • Extensive experience in Forecasting / Procurement and Inventory management is a must
  • Experience in managing 3PL warehouses from a stock control perspective is must
  • Understanding of system interfaces
  • Extensive understanding of the SAP system, Forecast-to-Replenish and Procure-to-Pay modules is a must
  • Understanding of SAP APO functionalities
  • Must be willing to travel to warehouses for stock takes and other stock related matters
  • Good communication skills (written & verbal)
  • Computer literate on MS Office applications and MS Excel is a must
  • Degree/Diploma in Purchasing/Procurement & Logistics

 

Behavioural Competencies:

  • Well organized, accurate and ability to work under pressure
  • Able to communicate with people
  • Pro-active and driven towards meeting deadlines
  • Customer service and results orientated
  • High levels of integrity, honesty, dependability and professional standards
  • Able to be assertive at all levels
  • Adherence to all Company Policies and Procedures
  • Core value orientated: Collaborative
  • Proactive
  • Reliable
  • Excellent
    • Compliance Driven

 

General

  • Assist Senior Manager with reports when required
  • Capturing daily stats and submit weekly and consolidated monthly data.
  • Handle correspondence, faxes and filing relating to key functions
  • Contract Management

 

 

Job Detail
  • Offerd SalaryR10000 to R15000
  • Experience5 to 7 years
  • QualificationNo education
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