Supply Chain & Logistics Graduate Opportunity at Dis-Chem Pharmacies Limited

Closing Date 20 November 2021

 

Dis-Chem Pharmacies in Midrand has exciting opportunities for Logistics graduates to join the group for a 12 months internship programme. The graduates will assist in achieving operational excellence within the Dis-Chem Distribution Centre incorporating functions in the following areas: Dispatch, Inventory, Mezzanine, Inbound and Outbound.

 

Location: Midrand, Gauteng

 

Minimum Requirements:

Essential:

• Grade 12 / Matric or Senior Certificate

• Degree in Logistics, Supply Chain, Transport Management or any related field

 

Job Specification:

• Ensure optimal route and space planning to meet the day-to-day strategic objectives.

• Ensure routing of vehicles to ensure optimum utilisation and vehicle turnaround times.

• Ensure accurate administration for transactional excellence.

• Ensure accurate record-keeping of all stock coming in and leaving the department.

• Maintain stock rotation on an inventory based on FEFO (first entry, First out) principle.

• Optimise planning and forecasting of department resources to meet the daily strategic objective defined by the number of orders in the system.

• Conduct picking, replenishment and procurement.

• Assist with Outbound department planning.

• Ensure accurate receiving of stock within the warehouse.

 

Competencies:

Essential:

• Demonstrate a thorough theoretical and practical knowledge and understanding of all Transport and Logistics and related distribution processes

• English – Read, write and speak

• Excellent communication skills

• Trustworthy and honest

• Self-starter, diligent and accurate

• Attentive to detail

• Be deadline orientated

• Good time management skills

 

Advantageous:

• 2nd Additional language

• Knowledge of relevant EWM SAP warehouse management computer package

 

Special conditions of employment:

• South African citizen

• MIE, clear criminal and credit record

• Valid Driver’s license and/or reliable transport

 

Remuneration and benefits: Stipend

 

ONLY SUCCESSFUL APPLICANTS WILL BE CONTACTED. IF YOU HAVEN`T BEEN CONTACTED WITHIN TWO WEEKS AFTER THE CLOSING DATE CONSIDER YOUR APPLICATION AS UNSUCCESSFUL.

 

Dis-Chem Pharmacies is an equal opportunity employer. Dis-Chem’s approved Employment Equity Plan and targets will be considered as part of the recruitment process aligned to Dis-Chem’s Employment Equity & Transformation Strategy. Dis-Chem actively supports the recruitment of People with Disabilities.

 

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