Engineering Stores Controller at International Breweries Plc – Anheuser-Busch InBev

July 27, 2023
Application deadline closed.

Job Description

International Breweries Plc – Our Dream is to bring people together for a better world. Beer, the original social network, has been bringing people together for thousands of years. We are committed to building great brands that stand the test of time and to brewing the best beers using the finest natural ingredients.

Our diverse portfolio of well over 400 beer brands includes global brands Budweiser, Corona and Stella Artois; multi-country brands Beck’s, Castle, Castle Lite, Hoegaarden, and Leffe; and local champions such as Aguila, Bud Light, Jupiler, Klinskoye, Modelo Especial, Quilmes, Skol, and Victoria.


  • The Key Purpose of this role is to ensure effective stock and resource optimization within the stores so as to provide an acceptable service level to the customers.

Key roles and responsibilities

Optimize production performance & processes:

  • Interpret and implement intake and issues plan for continuous shift  plant
  • Monitor stores processes
  • Manage the team to improve process quality and productivity
  • Ensure and maintain a safe and healthy work environment
  • Co-ordinate autonomous maintenance and cleaning

Optimize Team Performance:

  • Facilitate effective team dynamics
  • Implement performance management
  • Communicate effectively in the workplace

Perform Administration:

  • Ensure the application of administration systems and procedures
  • Administer conditions of employment for team members
  • Contribute to self and team development
  • Prepare and control budgets

​Facilitate Team Problem-solving & Decision Making:

  • Apply problem-solving and decision-making techniques and principles
  • Facilitate team problem solving

Manage Human Resources:

  • Develop employees
  • Manage and apply personnel processes
  • Ensure a healthy industrial relations climate

Lead the application of VPO Principles & Practices:

  • Lead production activities in accordance with the VPO work practices
  • Lead the application of work practices for the team.


  • National Diploma preferably in Engineering or Business Admin
  • Degree or Diploma in Engineering
  • Knowledge of buying practices and experience as a buyer
  • Minimum of 3 months on the job training
  • 6 months on the job training


  • 2-3 years as a Buyer / Storeman / Controller
  • Familiarity with computerized maintenance management systems (eg. COSWIN)
  • Strong leadership potential demonstrated
  • Proven leadership skills
  • Good communicator, with effective team-related skills
  • Initiative and self-managing
  • Attention to detail
  • Bias for action
  • Analytical problem solver
  • Deep understanding of maintenance practices
  • Good understanding of the principles and practices VPO