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STORES MANAGER

Buea Jobs   (Doula)

Posted : 11 May, 2017
Category : Management   Location : Doula
Job type : Full Time

Job Title: STORES MANAGER

Job Summary

* Oversee the day-to-day running of stores to ensure access to necessary materials and supplies.

Education & Experience :

* Bachelor’s degree or its equivalent in Logistics or any other relevant discipline.

* Postgraduate/relevant professional qualification will be an advantage.

* Minimum of eight (08) years relevant work experience with at least three (03) years in a supervisory role.

Skills & Competencies

* In-depth understanding of the cement manufacturing industry

* Sound knowledge and understanding of the company’s products and service offerings.

* Very good knowledge of inventory planning and management principles and techniques

* Good understanding of the distribution and logistics network in assigned region

* In-depth knowledge of company approved HSE policies

* Sound oral and written communication skills (French & English)

* Good organisation and project management skills

* Good leadership and relationship management skills

* Strong problem solving skills, with ability to take initiative and act proactively

* Working knowledge Microsoft Office Suite and planning applications (SAP is an asset)

Key Duties and Responsibilities:

*Oversee all materials receipts, processing, fulfilment, movement pick-up, monitoring and dispatch at the plant.

* Approve all stock receipts (to) and dispatch (from) assigned plant

* Plan, direct and evaluate efficiency of all depot inventory planning and control activities

* Is accountable for efficient management of depot resources such as vehicles, equipment, etc.

* Ensure store is optimally utilised by constantly reviewing layout, space utilisation and material flow to identify improvement areas.

* Ensure daily records of stores transactions are uploaded onto the system on a regular basis.

* Organise regular/periodic stock count exercises and ensure discrepancies are resolved on a timely basis.

* Investigate incidences of damaged or missing stock in the depot and escalate to Head of Logistics

* Take adequate steps, including leveraging of existing relationships to ensure timely resolution of depot-related issues and challenges

* Implement approved HSE policies and procedures for stores safety.

* Ensure continuous review and assessment of the effectiveness and efficiency of stores management policies, procedures and processes, identify improvement opportunities and make recommendations to the Head of Logistics.

* Develop periodic performance reports for review and decision making by the Head of Logistics.

* Perform other duties as assigned by the Head of Logistics, from time to time