Category Archives: Stores Management & Stock Control

Stores Management and Stock Control Course

Introduction

If you are student or Lecturer in business management courses at diploma and degree you will find these materials very useful in your career. You can have a copy of the specially prepared notes and sample revision questions. Please contact me.

This is a core unit for the undergraduate students in partial fulfillment of the requirement for the award of  the Bachelor of Purchasing and Supplies Management (BPSM) of Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology. This Course provides an overview of the storage and supply of materials, from the elementary principles and simplest methods to the most sophisticated automated operations. This course deals with provision of materials for all kinds of organizations – industrial, trading and service enterprises.

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The Importance Stores Management

The Importance Stores Management

Introduction

In an enterprise with a small quantity of stock, one person might be placed in charge of it, if the owner/manager does not look after it himself. Where the volume of stock is too large to be handled on a part-time basis, one or more storekeepers will be required. Enterprises with large quantities of stock must employ trained stores personnel (storekeepers, clerks, etc) under the control of a Stores Manager (who might go by the designation of Head or Chief Storekeeper, Stock Controller, Stores Administrator, or a similar title).

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