Inventory Analyst

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Inventory Analyst

Do you have good attention to detail? Have you experience of working within logistics/material planning, ideally in the automotive industry? We are recruiting a logistics analyst for a luxury Automotive OEM.

Job Description

Job Purpose:

To ensure all inventory records are accurate and integrity is maintained for the programme.

Key Responsibilities and Tasks:

* Ensure that all inventory records are accurate on the computer system by ensuring all stock integrity issues are resolved.
* To ensure that all necessary reports and metrics are issued and maintained for review by Senior Managers and Directors.
* To co-ordinate receipt of all inventory count requests and ensure they are allocated for action.
* To liaise with the Lead Logistics Provider and other departments to control inventory levels in all locations.
* Identify any stock discrepancies and ensure permanent corrective action is put in place to avoid recurrence
* Assist Material Planners and Launch Co-ordinators in resolving stock integrity issues in order to protect production. Physically count parts as necessary.
* Support and work closely with MOD Control with balance out inventory counts to enable effective running change introduction of new level parts.
* Assist the Launch Co-ordinators with the control and reporting of potential obsolete parts at model year change.
* Control scrap and reject processes to ensure all transactions are accurately performed. Develop process improvements to protect integrity of inventory records.

Key Performance Indicators

* Net and gross financial inventory discrepancies.
* Accuracy of counts and inventory adjustments made – no secondary corrections for first count errors.
* Inventory record accuracy – right part, right quantity and right location.

Qualifications and Experience:

* Experience in Material Planning & Logistics or material planning desired, ideally in the automotive industry
* Experience of inventory management (stock counting) essential.
* An awareness of Lean Manufacturing would be an advantage
* Ability to communicate with tact and diplomacy, together with the ability to work accurately and efficiently, taking resourceful action during periods of considerable pressure.
* Automotive components experience desirable.
* Computer Literate essential.
* Degree or Higher diploma qualified or equivalent preferable.

Advanced Resource Managers Engineering Limited operates & advertises as an Employment Agency for permanent positions and as an Employment Business for contract/temporary positions.

Key Consultant

Aiden Howgill


Aiden specialises in contract recruitment within the Automotive industry, recruiting for a range of roles within design, purchasing, quality and simulation engineering.