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Inventory & Systems Manager

Job Title: Inventory & Systems Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Preston
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent
REF: BBBH9825_1642142835
Contact Name: Emma Brighouse
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Job Published: 7 days ago

Job Description

This specialist manufacturing business based in Preston have heavily invested in plant and machinery in order to meet the growing demand for their well-recognised products.

Due to this investment, the Warehouse and Distribution Manager is looking to strengthen operations by attracting into his team an Inventory and Systems Manager.

The key focus is to maintain the integrity of a multi-million-pound stock portfolio, using WMS M3/SNAP/JDA in a manner which safeguards stock and operational process.

Within this key role for the company, key responsibilities will be to-

  • Ensure Stock, Space and Planning optimisation is accurate.
  • Manage the day-to-day inventory for Preston and local third-party warehouse facilities.
  • Understand customer requirements and plan inventory availability and layout accordingly
  • Manage WMS System efficiency and effectiveness.
  • Report stock integrity to the senior management team.
  • Adapt a continuous improvement approach to ensure stock control processes are optimal.
  • Support and manage a team of ten.

The successful Inventory and Systems Manager will: -

  • Have experience of stock control management gained in a fast-paced environment.
  • Have WMS knowledge with roll out/upgrade experience ideal.
  • Be able to motivate and manage a team.
  • Enjoy making improvements to systems and process.
  • Be customer focused.
  • Have excellent excel/access knowledge.

On offer: -

  • A salary to £50,000
  • Pension
  • 37 Hour working week
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • On site secure parking


To apply please follow the 'apply now' button to send your CV to Emma Brighouse at Morgan Ryder Associates.

At Morgan Ryder we can provide you with a full range of employment opportunities from short term and fixed term temporary vacancies to permanent positions.

We recruit for companies that operate in the following industries: Food and Drink Manufacturers, FMCG, Packaging, Engineering, Automotive, Aerospace, Warehousing, Logistics, Waste Management, Petro Chemical, Pharmaceutical, Power & Renewable Energy.

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