Do you have excellent knowledge of excel?
Are you comfortable with stock forecasting, analysing and reporting? (ideally with either a retail or fashion background but not essential)
Do you want to work for the Head of Purchasing in a brand new role with great opportunities?
This exciting new key position has arisen due to company growth. The role of the Data Analyst & Stock Controller will be to manage the full product lifecycle through the business whilst ensuring that the inventory stays within agreed KPIs.
You will have responsibility for creating and managing the annual total product forecast which will then be broken down by category and supplier. To support this activity weekly reports will be required to share with the departments heads highlighting the total actual vs. forecast by manufacturer along which the performance of each business unit actual vs. forecast. The role will also be required to support the leadership team with regular management information reports.
You will be working within the purchasing department but also closely with the finance team and business leads providing reporting, insight and guidance on all aspects of inventory and product performance.
This dynamic organisation is one of the UK’s leading end-to-end mobile and tech solutions providers. They focus on delivering a complete product supply chain service to the UK’s leading B2B, online and retail customers, as well as some of the world’s leading brands.
They are recognised as the go to partner for the world’s leading brands to take their products to market. For their B2B, online and retail customers, they offer single source access to the largest portfolio of smartphone, tablets, companion products, drones, VR and connected home products in the UK.
• Create daily, weekly & monthly reporting for all inventory holdings. • Managing inventory usage and replenishment across key holdings • Implement improvement processes and systems to optimise inventory, reduce costs and improve working capital • Supplier forecast management and inventory control. • Working with ERP team to ensure the systems reporting is optimised as per the inventory requirements. • Responsible for managing internal stock count calendar • Deliver analysis and reports to support decision making. • Support board with Management Information demands
Role Required Behaviours & Skills
• Experience of working within a dynamic working environment. • Numeracy, analytical thinking and attention to detail. • Advanced Spreadsheet Skills - Able to integrate data from numerous different sources. • Strong analytical skill and the ability to interpret financial and non-financial data. • Excellent communication skills and the ability to work across multiple functions and cultures. • Highly IT literate with good system skills / understanding. • Self-Starter - Able to identify the issues and use intuition to resolve.
- Data Analysis
- Microsoft Excel
- Stock Management
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