Inventory Analyst wanted Asap: Salary R25 000 to R30 000 per month
Our client is searching for an Inventory Analyst who will form part of the after sales service team.
The person will be responsible to monitor and anticipate the rate at which parts for the different brands and models of cameras, lenses and binoculars, scopes and flashlights are required. This will be done by researching pas usage and information on current trends that may influence inventory demand. The role will form part of the Company’s procurement and planning function.
Forecast supply and demand to prevent overstocking and running out-of-stock with the ultimate aim to reduce repair turnaround times. Forecast to be performed in consultation with Technical Manager and in line with planning and procurement policies.
Detail Analyses of parts usage in order to accurately predict stock requirements.
Ordering parts within Open to Buy parameters, low stock items to be kept in mind.
Oversee proper storage of parts in consultation with warehouse function.
Track shipments and address delays.
Compiling inventory reports, performing cycle counts and determine periodic parts valuations.
Maintaining the respective databases, detailing the various elements and aspects of parts inventory.
Weekly management reporting, presenting a detail analysis of stock movement and inventory levels.
Bachelor Degree in Business Admin, Supply Chain Management or National Diploma in Inventory/stock Control or Procurement.
At least 3 years’ experience in inventory management, purchasing, production or demand planing.
Prior experience analyzing large and complex data sets
Extensive experience on stock costing models and associated costs
Advance experience in Excel, proficient in Microsoft Word and Outlook
AX Dynamics Knowledge or experience with a software stock control management system / Dynamics Nav
Previous experience and or knowledge of the photographic industry or parts industry will be advantageous.
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: R25,000.00 to R30,000.00 /month
Inventory Management, Purchasing, Production /Demand Planing: 3 years (Preferred)