Head of Inventory/Inventory Manager

Derbyshire Permanent £45,000 - £55,000 per year
  • Great time to join a household name on their transformation journey
  • Work with and be coached by industry-leading Logistics Director

About Our Client

Our client is a respected leader in the FMCG industry, boasting a workforce of over 1000 dedicated employees. They operate across multiple locations and are renowned for their commitment to delivering high-quality products.

Job Description

  • Drive the development and implementation of inventory control strategies and procedures.
  • Oversee and manage the entire inventory process to ensure optimal stock levels.
  • Lead the logistics department and work closely with other department heads to ensure smooth operations.
  • Analyse inventory metrics and leverage data to improve efficiency and reduce costs.
  • Collaborate with procurement and sales teams to forecast demand and ensure availability of products.
  • Develop and implement risk management procedures to mitigate inventory loss.
  • Ensure compliance with industry and company regulations for inventory management.
  • Regularly report on inventory status and performance to upper management.

The Successful Applicant

A successful Head of Inventory should have:

  • A degree in business, logistics, or a related field.
  • Experience in a similar role within the FMCG industry.
  • Proven expertise in inventory management and control.
  • Strong leadership skills and the ability to manage a team effectively.
  • Proficiency in using inventory management software.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills with excel ability to VLOOKUP and pivot table standard.

What's on Offer

  • A competitive salary package in the range of £45,000 - £55,000.
  • A positive and inclusive workplace culture that encourages growth and development.
  • The chance to play a crucial role in a leading FMCG company.
  • Generous holiday leave.

This is a fantastic opportunity to take your career to the next level. If you're a forward-thinking individual ready to make a significant impact in the FMCG industry, don't hesitate to apply.

Contact
Sarah-Jayne Howard-Healy
Quote job ref
JN-042024-6403032
Phone number
+44 121 634 6969

Job summary

Job function
Logistics
Subsector
Manufacturing
Sector
Transport & Distribution
Location
Derbyshire
Contract type
Permanent
Consultant name
Sarah-Jayne Howard-Healy
Consultant phone
+44 121 634 6969
Job reference
JN-042024-6403032