Inventory Controller - onmiddellijk vast contract

12-2-2020 gent
company profile

International distributor of hair- and beauty products, with more than 200 stores for hairdressers and beauticians in Belgium, France, Germany, Spain and the Netherlands.

job description

Do you have experience in controlling? Analytical mindset and also familiar with stock storage?

We are looking for a analytical and as Inventory Controller, your main responsibilities are concentrated around the following areas:
- Analysing of and reporting on the actual stock levels, highlighting bottlenecks or areas of concern (out of stocks)
- Follow up of discontinued stock and clearance thereof
- Forecasting of stock evolution based on the supply planning and promotional activities
- Proposing strategies to keep stock tight, but in the meantime sufficiently high to ensure service delivery to our stores and direct sales channels (eCommerce, Full Service)
- Coordinating closely with Supply Planning and Forecasting functions in both Gent (Belgium) and Bracknell (UK)
- Proposing process improvements in order to achieve optimal stock levels for our business
- Supporting the cycle counting process and therefore safeguarding the quality of our inventory

your contribution

- You have at least a bachelor degree and can fall back on relevant 'controlling' experience, preferably in a complex environment (high volatility in work volume, last minute changes, priority management, constraint management)
- Affinitity with finance, supply planning and warehouse activities
- You communicate fluently in Dutch and English (both orally and in writing). At least a decent professional basis of French is desirable. Spanish and/or German is a plus.
- You are positively motivated by a continuously changing and challenging environment
- You have experience in the ways of operating through a WMS system (interfacing with AX, our ERP system)
- You are assertive and demonstrate a professional behavior
- You can cope with stress and show the required flexibility. You are able however to challenge the business whenever this makes sense.
- You are a team player and have a positive attitude
- You feel comfortable in taking decisions
- You are organised and are able to plan, including determining priorities.
- You look for process improvements and are able to present these in a structured way
- Experience in Retail is definitely a plus
- Very few travelling

what do we offer?

Fixed contract.
Exciting job in international environment.
Room for personal development.

controller (m/f)
employment type
full time
contract type
immediate permanent employments
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your Randstad contact
Lore Sampers, Jan-Laurens De Mey en Merel Salens 09 268 28 88 of
09 268 28 88 of

office info
Kortrijksesteenweg 1127-1129