Inventory Control Manager Employment Opportunity – Nice House of Plastics

Organisation: Nice
House of Plastics
Duty Station: Kampala,
About US:
Nice House of
Plastics Limited was founded in 1970 by Dr. James Mulwana, a leading
entrepreneur and industrialist in Uganda. Our founder
strived to create the base that has since grown to become the company we all
know and love. We are proud to be a manufacturer of house hold and industrial
plastic Items and are the only manufacturer of Ballpoint pens and Toothbrushes
in Uganda.
Job Summary:  The Inventory control manager is a crucial
position in the organization that is responsible for directing the company’s
inventory control and inventory record accuracy programs that include the
execution of inventory management strategy. This position is basically
responsible for overseeing each and every shipping and receiving operations.
The inventory control manager responsibilities comprise managing, controlling
as well as monitoring the activities related to inventory management. It also
includes interacting with the personnel involved in various functions like
material planning, warehousing, inventory control, master scheduling, receiving
and shipping, etc., ensuring compliance with all the needs of the internal as well
as external customers and the organization’s facility system.
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Provide the necessary leadership that is associated with building as
    well as maintaining a strong inventory management workforce.
  • To manage and coordinate the activities of all the staff members
    engaged in inventory control and inventory record accuracy.
  • To execute the strategic inventory plan and to manage and supervise
    the processes developed by the material management department in order to
    align with the corporate objectives.
  • To lead the organization’s inventory related teams and provide
    leadership for training and development of departmental personnel.
  • To maintain inventory as required by the sales and operations
    planning process, customer requirements, production schedules and
    corporate inventory management objectives.
  • To review the current inventory positions for the raw materials,
    packaging materials, finished goods and to provide monthly summary of the
    same and to present it during the meeting.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The applicant must hold a BSc/ BA in business, Logistics or related
  • Proven experience as inventory manager or similar position.
  • Excellent knowledge of data analysis and forecasting methods.
  • Working knowledge of inventory management software (e.g. ERP)
  • Ability to accurately track inventory and create reports.
  • An analytical mind with strong math skills.
  • Excellent organizational and planning skills.
  • Outstanding communication and interpersonal abilities.
  • Reliable and trustworthy.
How to Apply:
All candidates
should email a cover letter and updated CV to No email
be heavier than 2MBs. Due to the high number of applications we anticipate
receiving, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
Deadline: 22nd November 2019
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