Living Goods Field Logistics Officer Jobs in Uganda

Living Goods Field Logistics Officer Jobs in Uganda



The Field Logistics Officer will be positioned at one of Living Goods’ field office. The position holder will be responsible for providing and maintaining adequate storage space for Living Goods’ products.

He or she manages stock movement to minimizes losses to the company and carefully controls the movement of goods. In addition, the position holder ensures the facility meets Living Goods workplace standards and is operated in compliance with our safety and security procedures.

Responsibilities

  • Storage Area Management
    Maintains adequate storage conditions for consumer goods and medical supplies warehoused at Living Goods chain store
    Takes appropriate measures to restrict access to storage area and ensure safety of goods and products
    Stock Management
    Arranges goods in storage areas to ensure easy identification of goods, batches numbers and expiry dates
    Rotates stock according to First-Expiry First-Out policy to limit losses
    Plans layout of goods to facilitate access and limit unnecessary movements of stock
    Responsible for monitoring and maintaining adequate storage conditions for medical supplies and foodstuff
    Ensures products returned by customers (defects and exchanges) are stored separately
    Identifies and prepares materials and equipment for disposal or transfer
    Controlling Stock Movement
    Initiates requests to replenish stock utilizing established guidelines and procedures
    Receives deliveries and verify quantity and quality of all incoming goods
    Organizes the transfer of defects and exchange to Head Office
    Responsible for issuing goods as per authorized (system-generated) documentation
    Conducts monthly stock count in parallel with independent counter
    The position holder is accountable for any losses within his store
    Facility Management
    Takes ownership of repairs and maintenance works required at assigned facility
    Ensures his
    facility meets Living Goods workplace standards and is operated in compliance with safety and security procedures
    Assists the Facility Management Team in scheduling visits by third-party service providers engaged in maintaining the facility
    Assures quality of workmanship and confirms all works are executed in accordance with plans and specifications
    Procures supplies and identifies local service providers to perform small repairs and maintenance works
    Key Performance Indicators
    Financial shrink % of average monthly inventory lost to expiries and damages (caused by warehousing conditions), or other
    Number of stock movements transactions recorded in system
    Cleanliness and orderliness of facility (monitoring report)

    Requirements


  • Al least one year of experience in a store, warehouse, or inventory control function
  • Diploma in a related field
  • Using a computer and related software applications;
  • Preparing and maintaining records;
  • Performing mathematical calculations;
  • Maintaining inventory and controlling stock;
  • Providing customer service;
  • Communication, interpersonal skills as applied to interaction with coworkers and supervisor, sufficient to exchange or convey information and to receive work direction.


    How to Apply


    Interested and qualified candidates should apply online by Friday 30th August 2019 at 2:00pm.


    For more information and job application details, see; Living Goods Field Logistics Officer Jobs in Uganda

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