Inventory / Stock Manager – package of up to £75,000 including bonus.


Interested in working for an expanding market leader distrubutor, with an outstanding reputation?

Our global customer, based in Northampton, are now looking for an experienced Inventory / Stock Manager to join the team and excel in managing all things inventory!

Are you a strong character wanting to lead up to 6 direct reports? They are eager to find an enthusiastic individual who will come in and hit the ground running.  Who brings energy, ideas and innovation.

If you are currently ‘underutilised’ or under developed in an organisation where you can’t grow and punch above your weight, then this could be just the right opportunity.

‘Wow’ factor people need only apply!


As Inventory / Stock Manager, your role will involve:

  • Frequent stock statistical analysis, inaccuracies including all levels of investigation and fact finding
  • Heatmapping including bottlenecks to optimise use of warehouse space and drive efficiency
  • Being responsible for stock loss and ‘shrink’ within the warehouse and developing improvement programmes to reduce loss of inventory
  • Build capability to be able to introduce new lines for customers together to maximise warehouse space
  • Using the data to ‘isolate’ slow moving items through the warehouse.
  • Detailed inventory management
  • Use key data to maximise inventory and location capacity

Required experience and skills:

  • At least 3 years working at a management level with an expertise around stock and inventory management across a high volume, complex SKU range
  • Degree level education
  • Previous experience of managing a small team with the ability to grow this
  • Aspects of planning and project management and the ability to manage up
  • Solid knowledge of WMS systems
  • Awareness of the wider supplier chain and logistics

In return, you will receive a package of up to £75,000 including bonus.
What are your thoughts? If you are interested in an initial, confidential discussion, send us your CV or give Beth Thompson a call on 0161 457 1175.

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