12 Oct '21

Manufacturers , KwaZulu Natal Pinetown

R 12000 - R 16000 Monthly

Production Purchaser / Stock Controller / Planner required for busy clothing manufacturer based in Westmead, Pinetown.

Must possess the following skills:

  • Experience with purchasing using Pastel and stock control using Excel / inventory system.
  • Purchasing Locally and overseeing importation of materials.
  • Ensuring orders are received timeously
  • Project Management to implement and follow through and using project management software to oversee production relating to purchasing
  • Knowledge of trims and all components relating to clothing
  • Intermediate to advanced knowledge of Excel for reporting and monitoring
  • Overseeing Stock Control ( including Goods received, goods being returned )
  • Overseeing Dispatch
  • Ensure ISO standards are maintained
  • Assisting with Tenders by sourcing material and the like
  • Embroidery reports
  • Good negotiation skills to manage and negotiate the best pricing with suppliers
  • Control / Management of inventory-raw materials and finished goods ensuring stock is monitored and recorded daily
  • Cost analysis of all orders
  • Updating of costings

Responsibilities include:

  • Production planning meetings held every morning. All purchasing and stock to be updated before every meeting to provide feedback to the Production Supervisor
  • Work closely with the production Supervisor with regards to all purchases required for works orders and stock management
  • To keep an updated inventory of stock levels for efficient service to Customers
  • Be able to provide Operations Manager daily updates on all purchases and stock

This position requires someone who is extremely organized, used his / her initiative, excellent computer skills for reporting and good communication skills. The person in this role must be hands on and possess brilliant analytical skills and a high level of attention to detail.

Someone who is willing to go the extra mile and want to grow with the Company. A team player who is able to adjust and adapt to many different situations as a day is never the same. We are looking for someone who is wanting to add value to the Company, who is innovative, excited and has a high level of energy and enthusiasm.

Working Hours:

Monday – Thursday: 07h30 – 16h30  
Friday: 07h30 – 15h00
Saturdays – Whilst the admin staff don’t generally work on a Saturday, this may be required from time to time should the workload demand require this and stock take is generally done on a Saturday, once a month.


The position is a Full time position, Remuneration R12 000 – R16 000 per month ( experience dependant )

Ad Visible Until: 11 November 2021
Ref: DBN000635/MM

Vacancy Type: Permanent