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INVENTORY MANAGER

Company:
MINDBUILDER
Location:
Lagos, Lagos, Nigeria
Posted:
April 13, 2019

Description:

Job brief

We are looking for a competent Inventory Manager to monitor and report on the company’s inventory.

Responsibilities

* Devise ways to optimize inventory control procedures

* Inspect the levels of business supplies and raw material to identify shortages

* Ensure product stock is adequate for all distribution channels and can cover direct demand from customers

* Record daily deliveries and shipments to reconcile inventory

* Use software to monitor demand and document characteristics of inventory

* Place orders to replenish stock avoiding insufficiency or excessive surplus

* Analyze data to anticipate future needs

* Evaluate suppliers to achieve cost-effective deals and maintain trust relationships

* Collaborate with warehouse employees and other staff to ensure business goals are met

* Report to upper management on stock levels, issues etc.

Requirements

* Proven experience as inventory manager or similar position

* Excellent knowledge of data analysis and forecasting methods

* Working knowledge of inventory management software (e.g. ERP)

* Ability to accurately track inventory and create reports

* An analytical mind with strong math skills

* Excellent organizational and planning skills

* Outstanding communication and interpersonal abilities

* Reliable and trustworthy

* BSc/BA in business administration. logistics or relevant field;

* Relevant qualifications (e.g. CPIM) will be a plus