Inventory Manager



  • Supply Chain & Operations
  • Job Code: 9K606714116
  • Posted: November 06, 2018
The Job has been filled
David Aplin Group, one of Canada's Best Managed Companies, has partnered with our client to recruit for a Inventory Manager.

Based in Edmonton, our client is a leader in their market within the manufacturing and construction industries and is seeking a dynamic Inventory Manager to join their fast growing and innovative company. With a customer-first focus and a team based culture, the ideal candidate has expertise developing and implementing process to improve efficiency and ensure inventory control.  

The Role:

  • Develop and Lead Supply Chain initiatives and inventory control projects
  • Develop, lead and execute short and long-term supply chain, logistics & inventory strategies
  • Manage inventory levels across warehouse and plant locations
  • Forecast market trends to identify changes in industry
  • Works with and mentors Inventory Management team to conduct inventory analysis to solve inventory problems
  • Coordinates and manages physical cycle counts 
  • Responsible for strategic forecasting, development of inventory management policies and procedures for ensuring the availability of all necessary materials required, and ensuring adequate stock
  • Aids in developing min/max levels and oversees the handling of dead stock items
  • Managing and confirming the accuracy of the ERP system regarding inventory
  • Coaching and mentoring the Inventory Management team
The Ideal Candidate:

  • Post-secondary degree in Supply Chain, Logistics or Business preferred 
  • SCMP Designation and/or Lean 6 Sigma training is an asset
  • Minimum 10 years previous experience in a supply chain/Inventory control role
  • Proven success managing a team
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office programs required (Outlook, Word, Excel)
  • Prior experience managing an ERP System
  • Able to lead and direct team with clear communication
  • Analytical and strategic
If you are interested in this position and meet the above criteria, please click the Apply button to send your resume in confidence directly to Kelsey Stannard, Consultant, Aplin Engineering & Technical / Supply Chain & Operations Management. We thank all applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.  #LI-EDM


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