Inventory Controller

22-1-2020 gent

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


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

jouw aanbod

- You have at least a bachelor degree and/or can fall back on relevant inventory management 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 have a pro-active mindset and are not afraid to launch initiatives
- 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

wat bieden wij?

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

controller (m/v)
onmiddellijke vaste indienstname
Groot- en detailhandel
contact informatie
Lore Sampers & Jan-Laurens De Mey 09 268 28 88 of
09 268 28 88 of

Kortrijksesteenweg 1127-1129