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 Re advert Assistant Officer Materials Planning (Distribution) Kimberley

Position : Re advert Assistant Officer Materials Planning (Distribution) Kimberley Vacancy type: Internal

Task Grade : T10

Area of Speacialization : To analyze, forecast and plan inventory requirements in order to satisfy customer needs and to meet inventory objectives

Department : Commercial and Assurance

Business Unit : Gemma Cluster

Location : South Africa (Northern Cape)

Reference Number : AOMP/LK02062022

Closing Date : 2022/06/09 11:55 PM

Minimum Requirements


• National Diploma in Logistics and Supply Chain Management / Finance at NQF 6 with 240 credits

Related Minimum Experience:
• 2 years Supply Chain Operations

Skills and Competencies


• Integrity
• Honesty
• Trustworthiness
• Professionalism
• Knowledge of Material Management Computer System
• Knowledge of MS Office (Excel, Word and PowerPoint)
• Knowledge of Safety Procedures and Regulations
• Punctuality


• Team player
• Motivating teams
• Coaching
• Mentoring
• Developing


• Principles of Inventory Management
• Material knowledge
• Contract Management SAP
• MS Excel

• Planning
• Negotiation skills
• Communication
• Report Writing
• Computing Skills
• Analytical Problem Solving
• Service Delivery


• No Mental or Psychological constraints
• Limited Physical Disabilities that may not hinder performance may be acceptable


• Technical knowledge
• Planning
• Marketing
• Quality Control
• Contract Management
• Computing
• Knowledge
• Skills
• Qualification
• Experience
• Behaviour

Key Responsibilities

• Gathers data and conducts inventory analysis to meet demand
• Conducts inventory parameter and data maintenance
• Conducts material requirements planning and forecasting
• Provides customer service, expediting and material availability to the end user
• Adheres to the Occupational Health and Safety Act (OSH Act)
• Management of consignment stock
• Optimise minimum control stock inventory

​“If you have not been contacted within 28 days after the closing date of this advertisement, please accept that your application was unsuccessful.”

“Eskom is committed to equality, employment equity, and diversity. In accordance with the employment equity plan of Eskom and its employment equity goals and targets, preference may be given, but is not limited, to candidates from under-represented designated groups.  Eskom reserves the right not to make an appointment to the posts as advertised.  Candidates with disabilities are encouraged to apply for positions.”