Group Inventory Controller

Group Inventory Controller

Job Title: Group Inventory Controller
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Andover, Hampshire
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH4131_1509532879
Contact Name: Dynamite Recruitment
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 01, 2017 10:41

Job Description

Group Inventory Planner - Andover

Permanent - Monday to Friday - Core business hours

£25,000 - £30,000 P/A + Excellent Company Benefits

Dynamite Recruitment is currently recruiting for a luxury retail business, with a prestigious household name brand, which is currently seeking an experienced Inventory Controller to come on board.

The Role:

  • Plan for and manage cost effective purchase orders for the European operation
  • Taking in to consideration factors such as the current stock base, demand forecasts, supplier reliability and lead times
  • Liaise with suppliers, customers and other departments at the head office to determine future demand planning, using demand forecasting software to calculate requirements
  • Monitor and report on purchase order progress with suppliers
  • Keep on top of new products, promotions and changes to sale prices and look in to reasons for any overstocks
  • Prepare, communicate and report on forecasting and inventory KPI's and manage inventory targets set by management

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Must have previous experience in an inventory/planning/purchasing/control/supply chain role!
  • Will need some understanding of a supply chain operation
  • If you happened to speak a 2nd language that would be a HUGE advantage!
  • You must have use and knowledge of MS Dynamics, NAV/AX, ERP MRP or forecasting systems or similar!
  • Good advanced Excel skills would also be desired!

For more information, please apply now or contact Abby Neal at Dynamite Recruitment!!

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Dynamite Recruitment Solutions Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.