Feb 09, 2021

Stock Controller

  • Life Healthcare
  • Port Elizabeth, South Africa
Full time Pharmaceutical

Job Description

A vacancy exists for a Stock Controller based at Life St Georges Hospital. The successful candidate will be responsible for managing and co-ordinating the Pharmacy services within the hospital environment by ensuring that the quality pharmaceutical services, financial objectives, legislative compliance and people management requirements are achieved to the required standards.

Critical Outputs
Effective medication safety management

Report 100% of inventory incidents and develop and implement remedial actions as appropriate
Complete trend analysis with relevant actions quarterly with Pharmacy and Ward unit manager
Report 100% of alerts and develop and implement remedial action and complete a trend analysis quarterly
Effective quality management systems

Participate in the implementation and compliance to LHC Quality management systems
Ensure compliance with SAPC, DOH, and LHC legal and professional standards
Achieve required customer service levels in wards
Effective financial management

Participate in achieving hospital budgeted financial measures relating to pharmacy and ward stock management
Effective product management and DOMINO

Participate in the active management of cost of sales of pharmaceuticals in line with revenue, budget and set targets
Build effective working relationships with nursing and doctors
Effective asset management

Participate in achieving stock targets
Achieve optimal system utilisation
Perform stock counts.
Sell dead stock.
Maintain preferred levels
Order and unpack stock
Co-ordinate month end
Grade 12 (matric certificate) required
Computer literate (Internet, E-mail, MS Word/Excel).
Excellent Interpersonal skills
Teamwork essential.
Energetic individual.
Experience within inventory management or relevant experience within a pharmaceutical environment
Knowledge of inventory control processes, procedures and practises
Own Transport
Flexible working structures
Problem-solving, analysis and judgement
Engaging diversity
Verbal & written communication skills
Influencing skills
Drive & energy
Excellence orientation
Ethical behaviour
Building relationships
Customer awareness
Robert Hardie

Closing date
Wednesday, February 10, 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.

Life Healthcare is an equal opportunity employer.

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