Inventory Manager - Pharmacy

Life Vincent Pallotti Hospital
Inventory Manager - Pharmacy

A permanent position for an Inventory Manager, has become available at Life Vincent Pallotti Hospitalreporting to the Pharmacy Manager, Dawn Rottanburg. The successful candidate will join a team of health professionals of the highest caliber.

Critical Outputs
  • Manage the inventory functions so that the hospital stock management outcomes are attained.
  • Manage the systems and processes so that the required stock levels are achieved and maintained.
  • Ensure maximum utilisation of the functionality of the stock management system.
  • Ensure procurement is aligned with the LHC formulary and cost reduction opportunities
  • Actively participate in the LHC quality programme to ensure a continuous improvement approach to procurement, management and supply of pharmaceuticals.
  • Drive compliance to relevant ISO9001 procedures.
  • Maintain a safe work environment and ensure security of stock in all locations. .
  • Manage pharmacy and hospital stock control staff to ensure effective stock management.
  • Provide inventory management training and support for all hospital stock locations.
  • An appropriate B. Degree or Diploma in Logistics or Warehousing management.
  • 3 Years relevant experience in logistics or inventory management is preferred.
  • Previous hospital experience advantageous.
  • Computer literacy is essential.
  • Previous experience of management of people is important.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills are very important as good relationships with patients, doctors, hospital staff and suppliers are essential.
  • A figures orientated person, with high attention to detail and strong performance orientation complete the profile of the ideal candidate.
  • Problem-solving, analysis and judgement
  • Resilience
  • Engaging diversity
  • Verbal & written communication and presentation
  • Influencing
  • Building relationships
  • Customer responsiveness
  • Organisational awareness
  • Drive & energy
  • Excellence orientation
  • Ethical behaviour

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021 506 4150
086 522 7850
Closing date
Friday, April 20, 2018

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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