Inventory Manager (Consumables) West Coast
Excellent career opportunity with large, listed manufacturer. Reporting into the Operations Director you will be responsible for :
Responsible for ensuring optimum inventory levels and maintaining appropriate standards, controls and reporting systems
Leading and Managing Consumable store teams in two warehouses (Stock holdings R½ billion)
Liaises closely with the procurement, production and finance departments in the determination of required stockholdings
Responsible for the overall control of stock and administers the movement and storage of goods in the following stores
Engineering and General Store
Consumable Raw Material
Cannery Raw Material
Perform critical inventory tasks to ensure the correct number of items are in stock.
Maintain updated and accurate records of inventory, including transfers and cycle counts.
Monthly auditing of Inventory with onsite personnel
Initiate cost reduction in inventory management.
Compile Inventory reports for Senior Management
Ensure production complies with environmental systems and legislation.
Manage the Health and Safety system for the Consumable / Inventory departments in your responsible role. Be a member of the site SHE comity.
HR Ensure compliance with Labour Legislations and company policies and procedures
Qualifications and experience
Three year tertiary qualification in Inventory Management, industrial engineering or procurement.
Minimum of 10 years Previous Inventory Management experience dealing with raw materials and production.
Minimum of 5 years Previous Management experience
SAP knowledge, specifically concerning PP and MM