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Inventory Manager

Reference

JA - IM

Job Title

Warehouse Management & related

Salary

£45,000 Per Annum

Benefits

+ Bonus + Benefits

Town/City

Yeovil

Contract Type

Permanent

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Please send your application across & one of the team will contact you in due course. Many thanks.
01614777555
(8.30am - 6.00pm)

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Role summary:

We are searching for an experienced candidate with the right attitude, prepared to be hands on & also have the ability to see the longer-term growth potential.  A real expert who can reorganise the current inventory & review everything from bar code allocations to stock put-away & set a system up to plan ahead for expansion of the range.

The role can be broadly split into 2 core areas – Inventory control & inbound shipping. Reporting directly to the MD you will be responsible for the daily running of these functions.

 

Inventory Management

Day to day running of the Inventory function across c10k SKU’s ensuring full stock availability against forecast demand & KPI’s.

Review & streamline current stock levels.

Produce reports for the management team on purchasing performance. Work closely with other departments to improve service levels and efficiency.

Creating, raising and sending purchase orders to suppliers using just in time principles

Confirming supplier receipt of purchase orders.

Progressing outstanding purchase orders with suppliers to ensure stock availability at all times and then updating arrival dates.

Responsible for in-house kitting/packaging activity (assembling sub-assemblies from bulk stock.)

Maintenance of all re-order points across all items.

Liaising with internal and external sales personnel to provide detailed stock availability information.

Responsible for perpetual stock check process.

Utilising ERP systems and master data maintenance.

Production and maintenance of Standard Operating Procedures for stock control and purchasing activity, ensuring that use of the ERP system is maximised.

Implementation of inventory plans to support sales & marketing activity including new product lines & manufacturers

 

Shipping

Progression of shipping documents to ensure speedy clearance of imported goods.

Responsible for compliance with import legislative & tax/duty requirements.

 

Ideal candidate:

A proven, hands on warehouse & inventory champion

Have working knowledge of Excel

Knowledge of import procedures would be a huge benefit

Understanding of international shipping

Ability to communicate at all levels.

Experience of coaching & motivating a small team as well work independently and under pressure ensuring specific time frames.

Ability to add value for the management team & support the strategic development of the business.

A flexible attitude and cheerful approach.

 

We look forward to your application.

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