Kilombero Sugar Company Limited (KSC)

KILOMBERO 02/10/19 -16/10/19




Kilombero Sugar Company Limited (KSC), the
largest producer of sugar in the country
operating cohesively with Extra Neutral Alcohol Distillery is
seeking to recruit
a dynamic and result
oriented person to fill a vacancy of Inventory
reporting to Procurement and
Inventory Manager
. The successful candidate will be responsible for leading
a large team of supply chain professionals in delivering service level of 95%
across the different business functions by ensuring the right tools and
methodology are used in executing MRP to meet production demand. Use their strong
analytical skills to understand and extrapolate inventory trends and parameters.


Duties and

  • Strong forecasting and scheduling skills to
    ensure optimal availability of materials for production.
  • Provide continuous improvement in the
    company’s inventory management strategy with the aim of controlling costs
    within budgetary limits, generating savings, rationalizing inventory and
    maximizing available working capital
  • Manage and maintain the company’s material
    and stocked product inventory including stock profiles and stock locations.
  • Minimize overstocks and removal of obsolete
    / redundant raw materials to maximize availability of working capital.
  • Ensure sub contract processes are received
    back and that supplies are expedited to ensure no late delivery.
  • Monitor and evaluate consumables usage and
  • Working with customers to ensure that key
    processes are running efficiently and cost-effectively
  • Understanding and keeping up with new trends
    and regulations in the business
  • Provides advice to users regarding the
    inventory process
  • Critical Stock Review and  Planning, OffCrop Store Review and
  • Major on season material inputs planning,
    Consignment stock  and contract call
  • Produce daily & monthly reports to
    ensure key critical areas of the stock system are controlled and any discrepancies
    addressed and resolved including provision of routine management
    information on inventory performance.
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Operational Budget control
  • Write and maintain accurate
    written procedures for all main inventory control processes and


Job Requirements:

Bachelor Degree in
Supply Chain, Procurement or Inventory. MBA in Supply Chain will be an added

General knowledge in
inventory, procurement and finance.

Five years and above
inventory management experience in manufacturing/extractive industry.

  • Strong technical and analytical skills.
  • Computer literate.
  • Mentally and physically fit.


Terms of

  • The successful candidate will be engaged on
    permanent terms.
  • All those who meet the above requirements
    and would like to apply for the position, should send their applications
    (together with a detailed curriculum vitae which includes three referees
    and their contact details) to the under mentioned addressee or email to not later than two
    weeks after the first appearance of this advert. Only shortlisted candidates
    will be contacted.


 NB:  Kilombero Sugar Company Ltd is an equal
opportunity employer and the position is open to all.





P.O. Box 50


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