Group Inventory Manager

Location
Buckinghamshire
Salary
Up to £60K + package
Posted
11 Nov 2016
Closes
09 Dec 2016
Ref
KC12796
Contact
Kirsty Carter
Contract Type
Full Time
Group Inventory Manager

With an enviable reputation for quality and innovation our client are an industry pioneer and market leaders in their field. Operating from a state of the art manufacturing and distribution site you`ll lead and manage the supply of stock from supplier through to a large network of stores with cost, quality and service in mind at all times. 
 
The role:

- Balancing the demands of maintaining optimum inventory levels whilst ensuring exceptional service levels across a nationwide network of stores is maintained
- You`ll play a key role in ensuring continued development of best practice proactively delivering improvements and cost reduction initiatives as well as inputting into the broader business Supply Chain strategy
- Develop excellent relationships with suppliers that will support the business to deliver during challenging conditions without compromising on stock availability or service levels to store
- Leading and developing your team ensuring they have the skills to deliver against both their personal and business goals

 Your experience:

- You`ll have experience of leading a team in an Inventory Management role within a fast paced sector
- Excellent analytical and numeracy skills, able translate data to justify recommendations and decision making
- Calm under pressure and able to work at pace you can be flexible to rapidly changing conditions for example delivering promotional activity without shorting stock to store
- A strong influencer you`ll be experienced in managing a range of relationships both on an internal basis and externally with suppliers and customers
- You`ll be actioned focused and bring a passionate and highly enthusiastic approach to this role able to influence across the supply chain to deliver results