Inventory Manager

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Watford, Hertfordshire | Ref: BBBH29412

£30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum

Inventory Manager
Role Profile
Our client is a global pharmaceutical company. They are looking to recruit a high calibre candidate who will be responsible for managing the day to day inventory levels & flows from production plants to their Warehouses & Customers.

  • Develop stock & inventory planning processes
  • Generation of long-term forecasts and communicating this with all necessary people
  • Develop KPIs on inbound supply chain to ensure inventory is optimised to meet customer OTIF requirements
  • Take control of purchase orders ensuring the products are always available
  • Design and implement a review planning process to be conducted on a weekly basis
  • Define & agree planning parameters in line with production processes
  • Develop KPIs to measure lead times
  • Liaise with companies' other offices continuously to ensure supply chain is functioning efficiently
  • Take control over allocation of stock


  • Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) - ideally numerical based
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Exceptional time management skills
  • Strong eye for detail & accuracy
  • Highly analytical
  • Understanding of commercials
  • Working in similar inventory / supply chain planning environment
  • Operational planning in global supply chain
  • Strong understanding of forecasting techniques
  • IT Systems (SAP, EXCELL)
  • Lean (Six Sigma) - ideally

Client information
Our client is a global pharmaceutical company.
£30,000 - £38,000
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