Stock Control Manager

Stock Control Manager
£22-23,000 per annum
Temp to Perm
Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm

The Candidate

You will have the following skills, experiences and attributes...

  • Previous experience working as an Inventory / Stock Control Manager or similar is vital.
  • Warehouse / stores experience is crucial.
  • Experience managing a team.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Analytical mindset
  • Good computer literacy.
  • Able to identify issues and set about a resolution

The Role

Your duties will include...

  • Ensure stock integrity is maintained at the highest standard from an accuracy and storage condition perspective.
  • Ensure that Inventory labour cost and specific overheads fall within targeted costs through the implementation of robust control mechanisms.
  • Ensure compliance to standard operating procedures, contractual requirements through the achievement of specific KPIs.
  • Ensure all inventory related tasks are performed satisfactorily and within required time windows.
  • Audit and investigate count overrides and stock discrepancies, escalating to the Service Centre Manager any potential stock loss above an agreed threshold
  • Maintain system security through the management of new user set up and authority levels
  • Ensure the reconciliation of all paperwork regarding Goods inwards deliveries, supplier invoices, supplier credit claims, uplifts i.e.

    maintenance of Bought Ledger.
  • Ensure maximum value is realised for discontinued lines
  • Review overstocks and takes appropriate action
  • Organise company or mandatory supplier stock takes in line with requirements
  • Organise regular qualitative and quantitative audits and reports on findings
  • Ensure that product batch recalls are dealt with promptly
  • Monitor productivity performance and agreed KPIs with the Service Centre Manager and ensure targets are met or exceeded
  • Ensure effective liaison with Central Replenishment, other Head Office personnel, other Service Centres, suppliers and upstream customers.
  • Provide prompt feedback to customer related queries
  • Ensure the department meet all Health & Safety requirements and Direct Reports are aware of their responsibilities.

The Company

Our client is a leading distributor with an opportunity to join their stock management team.

HEADS Recruitment Ltd acts as an employment agency for permanent staff and an employment business for temporary workers.

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  • Start: ASAP
  • Duration: Temp to Perm
  • Rate: £22k - 23k per year
  • Location: Bolton, Greater Manchester, England
  • Type: Contract
  • Industry: Purchasing
  • Recruiter: Heads Recruitment Ltd
  • Contact: Steven Jakara
  • Tel: 0161 746 3311
  • Email: to view click here
  • Reference: 0000453937
  • Posted: 2018-06-12 09:35:24 -

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