Inventory Controller - Osborne
Job Summary
  • Dublin
  • Permanent
  • 13th September 2023
  • €35,000
  • Ref ID: #38640

Job Description

  • Location: Dublin 24, Dublin
  • Type: Permanent
  • Job #38640
  • Salary: €35,000

Inventory Controller – Dublin 24 – €35-40K – Day shift

Here at Osborne, we are excited to be working with our client, a leading Irish Food Group, in seeking an Inventory Controller to join the fast-paced environment in Dublin 24.

The Package:

  • Salary – €35-40k
  • Working hours 8.30-5pm Monday to Friday
  • 23 days annual leave
  • 5 paid sick days
  • Potential hybrid option once fully trained

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Previous experience working in a busy inventory control role
  • Ability to complete tasks quickly and accurately, including the capability to multi-task
  • Must have excellent communication skills and be able to communicate respectively and effectivelywith internal teams and suppliers
  • Must have a flexible approach to work, be adaptable to customer’s needs, and be open to change, continuous improvement, and learning
  • Must be customer focused at all times
  • Previous experience using inventory control systems
  • Experience working within a fast paced environment
  • Experience of using MS Excel

The Role:
Stock Control:

  • Monitor and review minimum stock holdings against average sales analysis
  • Produce regular slow-moving stock reports, liaising with sales and commercial departments, ensuring that stock is moved through the system
  • Daily placement of purchase orders by supplier and / or manufacturer
  • Monitoring and analysing KPI’s to include: Stock availability, Supplier lead times, Stock holding, Stock turnover, Supplier fill rate
  • Participate in supplier meetings
  • Provide information to the warehouse team regarding delivery schedule and supplier / haulage company details

Demand Planning:

  • Reviewing product sales trends to assist the ordering process
  • Match supply and demand, investigating any variances
  • Create best before date reports and liaise with the sales team to push slow moving products through the warehouse
  • Analysis of supplier performance to include:
  • On time supplier deliveries
  • Supplier delivery accuracy and Supplier rating system
  • Follow up on all supplier non-conformances
  • Minimise stock outs and product write offs, whilst working very closely with warehouse personnel to ensure supplier performance is at the optimal level

Inbound Logistics:

  • Review inbound supply chain costs and use consolidation to take costs out
  • Negotiate rates with haulage companies and freight forwarders
  • Co-ordinate the inbound logistics operations with responsibility to improving supply chain efficiencies and reduce supply chain costs
  • Monitor sales, seasonal and promotional activities and customer buying trends

For more information, please apply through the link provided for the attention of Jamie Smyth or email your cv to Jamie to [email protected]
If you are interested in finding out more about the above role and would like to be considered other suitable roles that we may have available for your skill set – please attach your CV via the link provided
Please submit your updated CV in Word Format
If you are living in Ireland and hold a valid work permit, we would love to hear from you, if however, you do not hold a valid work permit unfortunately we will not be in a position to assist you with your job search. 
Osborne are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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    Job Summary
    • Dublin
    • Permanent
    • Nov 17, 2022
    • Competitive
    • Ref ID: 123456