Description : SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGER - WEST RAND. Company : Worxs4u. Location : Johannesburg

The main purpose of the position is to coordinate and expedite the flow of work and materials between departments and according to production schedules, keeping clients projects firmly on track. Managerial oversight of purchasing, planning and physical inventory and the maintenance of inventory levels is an essential role.


  • Completed Matric / Grade 12
  • Be in possession of a Supply Chain Management Qualification

 Experience and Requirements:

  • A minimum of 10 years supply chain management experience
  • Computer literate: MS Office Suite and Syspro (advanced skills)
  • A stable work record and contactable references
  • Be a self starter
  • Reside on the West Rand
  • Have a valid drivers licence and reliable transport (own vehicle)
  • Bilingual in English and Afrikaans
  • Strong leadership skills and the ability to motivate staff


Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Staff management within Company Policy guidelines:
  • Managerial oversight of Purchasing Department
  • Managerial oversight of Planning Department
  • Managerial oversight of Stores Department
  • Constant interaction with all suppliers in conjunction with buyer



  • Ensure orders are placed accurately and timeously
  • Ensure three quote system is utilized at all time
  • Ensure bet price and payment terms are always obtained
  • Ensure best quality to meet the company standards
  • Ensure expediting of orders placed is done daily
  • Ensure planning of long lead items to fit company needs


  • Understanding of full planning function from raw materials to production facility
  • Ability to guide planner regarding material lead times and expediting of raw material purchasers
  • Strict guidelines in place to ensure all raw materials are available for production to meet delivery schedules


  • Coordinate and expedite materials and workflows between departments according to production schedule
  • Inventory control and integrity
  • Inventory Counts - Physical counts & re-counts where required
  • Full oversight of general housekeeping and warehousing for day-to-day operational requirements and inventory counts
  • Inventory identification markings
  • Inventory planning & forecasts
  • Timing requirements for production
  • Inventory holding quantities
  • Report Work-In-Progress, Inventory holdings, Production issues, Receipting of Goods Received as necessary, Work-In-Progress
  • Should Operations require extra assistance other than that stated above, this will be expected within reason and will be communicated