Head of Inventory Optimisation

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    Corby, Northamptonshire

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    Automation & Robotics

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    Mary O'Brien

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    10 months ago

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Job title: Head of Inventory Optimisation

Salary Range; Competitive DOE

Location: Flexible - Head Office based in Northamptonshire

This global engineering distributor are seeking a Head of Inventory Optimisation for their Corby Head Office.

A Head of Inventory Optimisation is required with knowledge of developing and exploitation of the JDA planning system. Candidates with experience of the distribution or retail supply chain industry would be well received.

Due to expansion this company, this leading distributor of Electronic, Electrical & Industrial components based in Corby requires an inspirational Head of Inventory Optimisation with change leadership experience for a new permanent role. As the Head of Inventory Optimisation, you will be required to:

- Manage the Inventory team who have responsibility for identifying and developing Inventory system and process capabilities to drive efficiencies and to meet target service levels, customer service and financial targets

- Actively seek and bring external best practice insight regarding Inventory Exploration of techniques and methodologies through Special Interest groups and forums specifically related to JDA

- Responsible for liaising and supporting the optimisation with inbound operations and production packaging to facilitate efficient and timely processing of inventory deliveries and down-packing to meet customer service requirements

The Head of Inventory Optimisation should have the following skills or experience:

- Understanding and application experience of Inventory Management principles, including Demand Forecasting, Inventory policies and Inventory delivery management.

- Proven Leadership experience in a global matrix organisation with strong team management skills, demonstrating leadership, facilitation and coaching styles to create a high-performance culture

- Proven and extensive experience of JDA planning solution including design, implementation, optimisation and user experience to expert level within other businesses/ industries

This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with knowledge of Inventory Optimisation to develop your career. In return for your experience, this Corby-based bespoke engineering company will offer you:

- Competitive Salary DOE

- Car Allowance, Pension, Healthcare and more

- A reputable leadership position within this global organisation.

Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have expert knowledge of JDA Planning Software and change leadership and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Head of Inventory Optimisation role, please contact Mary O'Brien at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446 168.

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