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Role: Stock Control Manager
Salary: £32,000
Location: Leeds
Type: Permanent

2fawcett are recruiting for a Stock Control Manager to join our client in Leeds on a full time, permanent basis. Responsible for the day-to-day management of stock and inventory, you will also deal with suppliers and procure materials and goods in line with customer requirements.

Key Responsibilities
• Oversee the raising and expediting of Purchase Orders and Works Orders
• Liaising with suppliers to resolve non-conformance issues
• Maintaining stock related data into the company Sage 1000 ERP system
• Working with the business I.T systems to establish stock requirements
• Producing various management information that will enable the business to manage its stock in a more efficient way
• Liaising with suppliers and freight forwarders for imported goods
• Managing stock levels in line with budgets and seasonal demands
• Build a strategic purchasing plan
• Monitoring the objectives set within the plan and reporting against these monthly
• Proactively managing and leveraging relationships with Suppliers in UK and Overseas
• Negotiating prices, lead times and stock holding
• Being responsible for negotiation of supplier agreements including rebates
• Identify new suppliers and evaluating the viability of using them for future business
• Formulate supply chain improvements on an ongoing basis

Skills and Experience
• Previous experience in a Purchasing / Supply Chain role – Essential
• Experience of Import / Far East supply chain
• Strong numerical and analytical skills
• Practical experience with Microsoft Excel essential
• Ability to work under own initiative and to manage others
• A clear and concise communicator

What you will get in return
• Excellent salary
• Potential for hybrid working
• Group pension scheme
• Team events

Monday to Friday, Full Time

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