Stock Controller – QPro Feeds Bethlehem

  • Full Time
  • Bethlehem, Free State , South Africa

VKB Group


QPro Feeds is a dynamic Animal Feed Manufacturing business with a facility in both Bethlehem and Vrede. We are responsible for producing animal feed to in-house clients as well as external clients in the monogastric and ruminant fields.

Job Description

The purpose of this role is to control raw material stock levels and manage stock movement. The continuous monitoring of stock levels (raw materials and additives) and liaison with internal- and external suppliers to ensure the timeous delivery of raw materials, keeping in mind lead times, will be the focus of this position.

Qualifications and Experience

  • Grade 12 (NQF4)
  • At least 5-years proven work experience within the FMCG environment
  • Animal Feed mill experience will be advantageous

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Daily stock counts on raw materials and additives to ensure that there are no “out-of-stock” situations and for the important role balancing of stock plays in the quality of final products.
  • Management of staff to ensure that inspections and samples are done according to quality monitoring procedures.
  • Co-ordination of the off-loading schedule of Raw Material loads.
  • Timeous ordering of stock considering lead times, stock days and expected sales received from marketing team.
  • Adherence to FIFO and Stacking and Storage regulations.
  • Manage housekeeping on a world class level.
  • Continuous liaison with internal and external departments to ensure proper planning and in doing so save cost on raw materials.
  • Assisting with weekend duty on a rotational basis.

Skills Required

  • Ability to function independently as well as in a team
  • Ability to identify and solve problems
  • Communication skills and good people relations in the workplace 
  • Ability to work under pressure and extended hours

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