Warehouse Controller (CR364)

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Full Time
  • Post Date: 13 Mar 2020
Job Description

Our client, a successful national retail chain based in Cape Town is looking for a Warehouse Controller to join their team in the Northern Suburbs (Willowbridge, Tygervalley). 

There is a strong likelihood that a separate Cape Town warehouse will be established within the next 12 to 24 months and this position could potentially be elevated to Warehouse Manager.


* Stock Receiving/ Stock Room

o Strictly follow the documented goods receiving procedure, including supervision of staff assigned to assist with offloading container deliveries, check stock received quantities and price stock.

o Receive stock, record in GRV book, count stock received, compare to supplier invoice and purchase order, deal with discrepancies, price stock.

o Ensure the stock is stored in an orderly way and that the stock room is kept clean and tidy.

* Customer Care

o May be required to assist customers from time to time.

o Proactively interact with customers, greet and offer to assist.

o Maintain a knowledge of all merchandise in the store in order to be able to assist customers.

o Be aware of all promotions/discounts and actively promote to customers wherever possible.

o Use the customer request book, where required.

* Merchandising and Housekeeping

o May be required to assist with merchandising from time to time.

o Display/replenish merchandise in accordance with company merchandising principles.

o Assist in keeping store clean and tidy.

* Security and Maintenance

o This role is responsible for stock held in the storeroom (ie: stock received via “back door” and stock moving out to front of store).

o Minimise potential stock loss by maintaining a high level of alertness.

o Action stock counts accurately when requested.

o Report all safety hazards and risk factors to store management.


* Previous retail experience in a similar position and with similar duties.

* Have excellent numeric abilities and can operate accurately and efficiently.

* A strong attendance, reliability and punctuality record.

* Strong customer service principles.

* Be computer literate, previous IQ Retail experience would be advantageous. 

* Be able to work as part of a team.


Store Manager, working closely with Admin Controller on receiving procedure/paperwork


Store operating hours, 5 days a week


R10 000 – R12 000

Quarterly bonuses (dependent on store performance)

Please use the following reference number in the subject line of your email:  CR364 when applying for this position. Please submit your CV in Word Format, your salary expectation and notice period to info@cardosorecruitment.co.za.  Kindly consider your application unsuccessful should you not receive feedback within 1 week.