Stock & Inventory Controller (9 month contract)

Expiring today

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
North Lanarkshire
Salary
Competitive
Posted
28 Aug 2017
Closes
25 Sep 2017
Sectors
Retail
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
My client is a successful market leading organisation based in the North Lanarkshire area. Due to continued growth they are looking for a Stock & Inventory Controller to join their team on a temporary contract for 9 months.

Reporting to Inventory Team Leader, key responsibilities include:

* Effectively manage finished goods inventory to agreed targets, ensuring a high level of availability for customers whilst controlling working capital. Influence stakeholders to achieve targets and improve Supply Chain performance.
* Monitor and control consignment stock levels globally including the setting of global targets and management of new and obsolete SKU's to minimise obsolescence
* Regularly review safety stock levels for each SKU to ensure a high level of availability for customers whilst keeping overall days of stock coverage for the site in line with the agreed targets.
* Manage the despatch of Customer Orders to consignment locations, including load planning/containerisation and shipping documentation.
* Work closely with Planning, Demand Planning and Manufacturing teams to react quickly to demand changes and ensure continuity of supply to our customers.
* Manage consignment stock levels to an agreed number of days of forward forecast and responsible for monthly stock reconciliation.

Candidates:

* Proven track record of inventory/stock lifecycle management within a multi site FMCG environment
* Previous experience of using ERP system
* Comprehensive understanding of global supply chain processes and procedures including IBP and S&OP
* Ability to maintain effective working relationships both internally and externally to achieve results
* Advanced skills in Microsoft applications (Excel & Word)

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