Senior Stock Controller


Senior Stock Controller

Stock Controller
Life Brenthurst Hospital
Senior Stock Controller
A vacancy exists for a Senior Stock Controller based at Life Brenthurst Hospital, reporting to the Pharmacy ManagerThe successful candidate will contribute to the effective functioning and co-ordination of stock in THEARTE in the hospital.
Critical Outputs
  • Performing cycle counts and stock takes, as well as the capturing of stock takes and the investigating of variances.
  • Receiving, checking and unpacking stock whilst checking orders against invoices.
  • Do stock orders and purchases  in line with formulary and stock holding requirements, including bin maintenance and preference level maintenance
  • Capture all invoices, address supplier queries and process credits daily.
  • Follow up on outstanding orders systematically and timeously
  • Convey out of stock, back orders and alternatives sourced timeously
  • Management of negative and dead stock.
  • Perform stock rotation and check expiry dates of all stock items systematically.
  • General administrative functions as requested.
  • Place auto orders with pharmacy
  • Manage theatre prefered level and stock cover
  • Manage theatre consignment stock
  • Manage theatre over and under recovery report
  • Oversee patient billing and e-billing
  • Grade 12 and relevant diploma in stock management (will be advantageous)
  • Sound knowledge of and experience in stock control for at least 2 years in a hospital environment.
  • Computer proficiency and exposure to an on-line computer system.
  • Understanding of the private healthcare industry, its challenges and role players would be an advantage.
  • Problem-solving, analysis and judgement
  • Attention to detail
  • Resilience
  • Motivating and developing people
  • Engaging diversity
  • Verbal & written communication skills
  • Influencing skills
  • Building relationships
  • Customer responsiveness
  • Organisational awareness
  • Excellence orientation
  • Ethical behaviour
  • Action orientation
Closing date
Tuesday, April 20, 2021

Internal applicants – Before making an application, you are requested to discuss your application with your line manager. Only short listed candidates will be contacted. Should you not receive any communication after 2 weeks of closing date, kindly consider your application as unsuccessful.

External candidates will also be considered.

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