Stock Controller Senior

at Life Cosmos Hospital
Published July 17, 2022
Location Witbank, South Africa
Category Management  
Job Type Full-Time  


A vacancy exists for a Stock Controller SeniorĀ  based at Life Cosmos Hospital, Mpumalanga reporting to Sisa Luphahla, Pharmacy Manager. The successful candidate will be responsible for assisting with the managing of the Pharmacy services within the hospital environment by ensuring that the quality pharmaceutical services and legislative compliance requirements are achieved to the required standards.


Critical Outputs

Report 100% of inventory incidents.

Report 100% of pharmacy alerts.

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 theatre and wards.

Participate in achieving hospital budgeted financial measures relating to pharmacy.

Participate in the active management of cost of sales of pharmaceuticals in line with revenue and budget.

Build effective working relationships with relevant stakeholders.

Participate in achieving stock targets.

Achieve optimal system utilisation.

Managing the procurement, control and distribution of surgical stock for the hospital and theatre

Ensuring accurate receiving and receipting of surgical stock

Ordering and capturing of special order invoices and transfers to theatre

Active involvement in stock-takes and cycle counts

Dead stock and short dated stock management

Handling queries from relevant stakeholders

Managing of SAP inventory reports




Relevant Degree or diploma an advantage

Experience within inventory management or relevant experience within a pharmacy environment

Knowledge of inventory control processes, procedures and practices

Understanding of management and relationship structures within an operating environment

Basic financial and numeric skills

Computer proficiency

Drivers license and ability to travel




Problem-solving, analysis and judgement

Attention to detail


Motivating and developing people

Engaging diversity

Verbal & written communication skills

Influencing skills Building relationships

Customer responsiveness

Organisational awareness

Excellence orientation

Ethical behaviour

Action orientation


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