Role details

Customer Account manager - Inventory

Coventry   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Inventory management experience in a high sku, complex environment
  • Business based in Warwick

About Our Client

Aftermarket Business based in Coventry

Job Description

  • Manage, develop and measure a group of suppliers and related product range to ensure they meet the requirements of group supply chain in terms of delivery OTIF measures, lead times, and product availability.

  • Manage the forecasting and planning systems for the product range through data management and exception reports throughout the product life cycle. Drive forecasting improvements via user knowledge.

  • Achieve targets for product availability, stock value and stock turn for products managed within supplier and product portfolio.

  • Understand customer systems and processes through visits and regular reviews in order to propose enhancements to improve efficiency, service and cost.

  • Utilise existing statistical forecasts together with additional market intelligence to ensure that product supply reflects internal and external customer requirements.

  • Proactively reduce supplier late deliveries in regard to improving customer OTIF.

  • Monitor orders for unanticipated demand which may result in stock or availability issues.

  • Work collaboratively with Project Managers to ensure that we support the requirements of the new product introduction process to ensure that availability of spare parts is maximised.

  • Deputise as necessary for other Supply Chain Account Managers and the Supply Chain Manager.

  • Frequent and periodic updates for business required objectives

  • Contribute to an environment of continuous improvement of performance and processes within the Supply Chain team.

  • Assist in development and active management of supply chain dashboards to ensure the supply chain delivers business & customer requirements.

The Successful Applicant


  • Inventory management experience in a high SKU, complex environment
  • Full understanding of ERP systems .
  • PC literate (medium/high) - with a good working knowledge of MS applications
  • Highly literate and numerate
  • Record of working with and developing suppliers
  • Record of dealing with internal and external customers
  • Inventory management system and concepts knowledge

What's on Offer

Competitive market rate - please apply and give me a call.

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