Logistics Officer / Coordinator Jobs – Living Goods (LG)

Organisation: Living
Goods (LG)
Duty Station: Kampala,
Reports to: Logistics
About US:
Living Goods
supports networks of ‘Avon-like’ micro-entrepreneurs who go door-to-door
teaching families how to improve their health and wealth while selling
affordable, high-impact products like basic medicines, fortified foods, water
filters, clean cook stoves, and solar lights. Living Goods seeks nothing less
than a disruptive reinvention of distribution in emerging markets, through
networks of franchised micro-entrepreneurs who leverage Living Goods’ brand,
buying power and mobile marketing tools to deliver vital products at accessible
prices to the people who need them most. By combining the best practices from
the worlds of micro-enterprise, franchising and public health, Living Goods is
creating a fully sustainable system to improve the health, and wealth, of
underserved communities.
Job Summary:  The Logistics Officer/Coordinator will mainly
manage inbound and outbound deliveries to and from central warehouse, implement
inventory control processes, monitor proper shipment of inventory items and
manage returns.
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
Inventory Control
  • Execute all inventory movement transactions through the inventory
    management system
  • Develop packing and dispatch lists as per distribution plan
  • Communicate delivery plans and share dispatch notes with 3rd party
    warehousing service provider
  • Conduct cycle count in parallel with independent counter at Central
    Warehouse and enter cycle count data in inventory management system      
Quality Management:
Inspect received items against
product requirements and specifications  
Reporting: Gather data and complete monthly product
Shipping &
  • Coordinate between 3rd party service providers for timely shipment
    of items.
  • Share in advance dispatch list to Community Health Manager for
    prompt feedback.
  • Coordinate with branch teams and transporters to arrange for the
    return of inventory items to central warehouse     
Manage HQ POS  
  • Compile orders from HQ staff for LG products and retrieve stock from
    central warehouse
  • Process sales in point of sales system
  • Correctly appropriate product discounts to respective departments to
    monitor costs   

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The ideal candidate for the Living Goods Logistics
    Officer/Coordinator job placement must hold a Bachelor’s degree in
    Procurement, Logistics, Supply chain or any other related course
  • One to three years of total experience
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Ability to follow processes
  • Experience with ERP system
Compensation: A
competitive salary and benefits package commensurate with experience including
health insurance and bonus opportunity. 
NB: Please
note that only candidates meeting the minimum qualifications will be
How to Apply:
All candidates are
strongly encouraged to Apply Online at the web link below.
Deadline: 7th April 2019
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