Career Opportunities

Stores Management Specialist

Location: Jinja, Uganda | Job Type: Full-time | Post Date: 03/17/2017
Job Description: 

This role is responsible to receive, issue and take custody of all items in the store.

Please do not submit applications through the website. Use the provided avenues below.

APPLICATION PROCESS: Qualified applicants should submit their cover letter, certificate of good conduct curriculum vitae, copies of academic credentials and contact information for 3 professional references by Friday 31st March, 2017 at 12:00 pm addressed to:
Human Resource Coordinator
University Research Co., LLC – Centre for Human Services
Plot 10 Kiira Lane, Mpumudde Division, UGANDA


Job Responsibilities: 
  • Items received, appropriated stored and properly issued out
  • Commodity reports produced
  • Up-to-date stock cards and perpetual inventory maintained
  • Items kept in store in accordance with set standards
  • Report on stores situation and transactions produced
  • Check all items brought into the store and receive them
  • Issue items out of store against properly authorized requisitions
  • Regularly update all stock cards and perpetual inventory
  • Keep items in the store in accordance with prescribed health, safety and other standards
  • Produce store reports on a monthly basis
  • Provide input in maintaining required stock levels
  • Ensure cleanliness and neatness of stores
  • Maintain adequate security in the stores
Job Requirements: 
  • A minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in Purchasing and Supply/Stores Management or its equivalent
  • 4 years in a busy store or yard
  • Purchasing and Supply knowledge desired
  • Stores Management desired
  • Knowledge of storage requirements for the specific items stored desired
  • Interpersonal skills desired
  • Communication skills desired
  • Records management skills desired
  • Hands-on-computer skills desired
  • Strong integrity desired
  • High level of honesty desired
  • Please note: Only candidates who are eligible to work in the Uganda for an indefinite period without a need for sponsorship will be considered for this position

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About University Research Company (URC):
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