Stock / Inventory Controller

  • Job Reference: 10424
  • Date Posted: 1 March 2018
  • Recruiter: Paul Mitchell Associates
  • Location: Leicester
  • Salary: £22,000 to £23,000
  • Sector: Administration & Business Operations
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Our client, a niche manufacturer based in South Leicestershire, has an exciting opportunity for a Stock / Inventory Controller to join it's growing business on a Full-Time Permanent basis.

Duties & Responsibilities:

*Managing of all raw materials & packaging stocks using both Manual & SAGE Manufacturing tools
*Ordering & maintaining sufficient stock of all raw materials & packaging
*Sourcing & gaining approval for new materials
*Managing and developing relationships with suppliers
*Controlling company spend on materials within set targets

Key requirements:

*Clear communication & good relations with all suppliers of materials
*Raising Purchase Orders using SAGE system and emailing to suppliers
*Raw Material Control - manage lowest stock holding to ensure full supply to production for the plans at all times.
*Manage intake controls at Warehouse including rejections, supplier claims etc.
*Develop SAGE manufacturing system to record stock management & ultimately assist with planning.
*Input deliveries into SAGE system to complete purchase orders.
*Matchup delivery notes with Purchase Orders and invoices for sign off by Operations Director ensuring all details are correct.
*Raising any price issues, supply issues or invoice queries with suppliers.
*Ensuring all materials are purchased from approved suppliers in accordance with relevant health & safety.
*Liaise with Production Management across all levels on a daily basis to ensure materials are available for plans.
*Liaise effectively with NPD and Product Technician adopting a proactive approach at all times in relation to introducing new raw materials and products.
*To participate in and help with planning and achieving of all commercial targets.
*Monthly reporting of performance versus KPI's for stock holding, supplier compliance & savings.
*To carry out any reasonable request made of you by your Manager.