|Published||July 17, 2022|
|Location||East London, South Africa|
A vacancy exists for a Stores Assistant in the Pharmacy at Life Beacon Bay Hospital based in East London. The successful candidate will report to the Pharmacy Manager, Stephen Acheampong and will contribute to the effective management of Pharmacy stock in the storeroom as well as the rest of the hospital.
Key areas of responsibility will include:
Managing the Pharmacy stores department
Managing the procurement, control and distribution of Pharmacy stock
Ensuring accurate receiving and receipting, when required, of Pharmacy stock.
Capturing of prosthesis and consignment invoices and transfers to theatre
Implementing and maintaining the LHC formulary and providing feedback to PM
Active engagement with relevant stakeholders regarding product changes or product conversions in the hospital
Active involvement in stock-takes and cycle counts.
Dead stock and short dated stock management
Capturing and handling of product complaints
Resolving queries from relevant stakeholders.
Ensuring a culture of quality in our business and operational excellence.
Any other task that the line manager may deem necessary
Computer literacy is essential.
A working knowledge of SAP will be an advantage.
Experience within inventory management or relevant experience within a pharmaceutical environment
Knowledge of inventory control, processes, procedures and practices
Good organizational skills are essential as well as attention to detail.
Excellent communication and time management skills
Able to work under pressure as well as being able to work as part of a team
Problem-solving, analysis and judgement
Verbal & written communication skills
Drive & energy
Interested candidates can send their CVs