Finance Stock Controller

Finance Stock Controller | Managed People Solutions | Brackenfell | Western Cape
Managed People Solutions
Brackenfell, Western Cape


Posted 04 June 2021 – Closing Date 10 July 2021

Job Details

Job Description

Managed People Solutions is looking to hire a Finance Stock Controller for our client based in Brackenfell.



  • Provide routine management information on inventory performance.
  • Implement improvement processes and systems to reduce inventory, minimize costs and maximize working capital.
  • Co- author and maintain accurate written procedures for all main inventory control processes and functions.
  • Produce daily reports to ensure key critical areas of the stock system are controlled and any discrepancies addressed and resolved (full stock investigation pertaining to discrepancies).
  • Ensure that inbound stock is well organised and controlled to sufficiently support sales and distribution strategy.
  • Develop the company’s inventory management strategy with the aim of controlling costs within budgetary limits, generating savings, rationalising inventory and maximizing available working capital.
  • Ensure that any stock that is late or holding up order fulfilment for whatever reason is chased and followed up until received.
  • Ensure orders are correct and fully completed and that all stock has been allocated to the order correctly.
  • Minimise overstocks and removal of obsolete / redundant raw materials to maximize availability of working capital and warehouse capacity.
  • Manage control measures to ensure mistakes, inaccuracies and discrepancies are highlighted, addressed and resolved.
  • Investigate discrepancies between floor stock and Stock control system and adjust accordingly after approval.
  • Perform cyclic stock checks (wall to wall to be completed at least once per month).
  • Manage and control perpetual inventory stock counting / inventory accuracy checks including managing and running planned stock takes.

Qualifications and Requirements

  • Grade 12
  • Inventory Management Qualification
  • Warehouse Management Systems Qualification
  • 5 years in FMCG Stock Control environment

Please do not apply for the position if you do not meet the requirements

Closing date 10 June 2021

Should you not receive any feedback within 2 weeks please consider your application unsuccessful