Pharmacy Stock Controller


Pharmacy Stock Controller

Life Rosepark Hospital
Pharmacy Stock Controller

A vacancy exists for a Pharmacy Senior Stock Controller at Life Rosepark Hospital, Hospital Pharmacy, reporting to the Inventory Manager, Pieter Steenberg. 

Critical Outputs
  • Ordering of Stock to keep Inventory to optimized levels.
  • Ensure all inventory is ordered timeously to ensure optimal operations of the hospital
  • Management of out of stock items and back orders.
  • Effective paper trial management – order – invoice – receipt.
  • Professional management of customer queries and telephonic queries.
  • Quality customer service to all external and internal stakeholders
  • Active involvement in stock takes in pharmacy and theatre.
  • Active involvement regarding dead stock.
  • Active involvement in managing overstock.
  • Keep to deadlines.
  • Assisting Inventory Manager with Ad Hoc Administrative tasks.
  • Overseeing the whole operational process of stock picked and issued to wards and units.
  • Managing over and under recoveries.
  • Understanding the Medical Aids funding structure
  • Maintenance of preferred stock levels.


  • Candidate must have a matric certificate and strong computer literacy is required. Tertiary qualification will be advantage – Procurement, Supply Management or equivalent.
  • Needs to be familiar with current trends of procedures performed and stock utilised.
  • Previous experience in IMEDS, Impilo, SAP and previous hospital stock control experience will be advantageous. .
  • Competencies required: Team player, energetic, quality focused, flexible, analytical, problem solving abilities, highly organised.
  • Accuracy and attention to detail is very important.
  • Must be able to work under pressure in a challenging environment.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills and a service orientated personality.
  • Essential to maintain good relationships with internal and external customers.




Esmarelda Smith

051 505 5519
Closing date
Thursday, September 23, 2021

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