Inventory Controller Job in South Africa

AkzoNobel creates everyday essentials to make people's lives more liveable and inspiring. As a leading global paints and coatings company and a major producer of specialty chemicals, we supply essential ingredients, essential protection and essential color to industries and consumers worldwide.

Inventory Controller – Vanderbijlpark

Key Accountabilities

  • Manage both warehouses (On site & AMSAs paint store) including personel and develop a cohesive team.
  • Do periodic stock checks of selected consignment items – compare physical stock to SAP
  • Daily sales control – compare sales from Issue Notes & Sap system to AMSA analysis report
  • Investigate Monthly sales differences
  • Strictly manage FIFO for all stocks (RMs & Finished goods)
  • Ensure timeous delivery to avoid plant stoppages
  • Export management and Consignment inventory control (Engage and work with Planner and Scheduler on site)
  • Consignment sales control – SAP versus Phoenix reports to balance
  • Planning & management of packaging

  • Planning & management of Internal intermediaries – Tinters and additives
  • Daily/Weekly/monthly and annual stock takes as per ROCK requirements
  • Stock balancing and reconciliation – Daily/Weekly & Monthly RMs & Finished goods.
  • Audit paint consumed at AMSAs paint line – Balance V-use actions from AMSA
  • Adherence to and comply with all company guidelines & procedures


  • Diploma in Warehouse management/Relevant Logistics
  • Tertiary qualification in warehousing logistics
  • Minimum 3-5 Years of experience
  • Understanding of business management principles
  • Work accurately
  • Be computer Literate
  • Have SAP system experience
  • Good communicator
  • Good leadership skills

Method of Application

Interested and qualified? Go to AkzoNobel to apply