Purchasing/Planning Inventory Controller

Location: Bradford, West Yorkshire
Ref: TAP1587
Pay: £23-27,000.00 pa

We are currently working in this excellent opportunity to join one of our highly respected local businesses.  Our client is looking for an experienced Purchasing / Inventory Controller to join their hard working, friendly team.

The role is varied and demanding and requires an excellent working knowledge of excel, strong organisational skills and the ability to work to specific deadlines. Previous experience within purchasing and inventory control is essential for this role.

On a day-to-day basis the role will involve the following: -

  • Dealing with the stock levels, with thousands of stock products
  • Checking stock levels and forecasting/planning for restock levels
  • Liaising and negotiating with suppliers
  • Purchasing items from suppliers
  • Working alongside the team of purchasing / inventory controllers
  • Producing stock plans and reports
  • Liaising with internal and external colleagues


About You:
You will be a team player, but also equally adept working from your own initiative.

Candidates Must Have:

  • Previous extensive inventory control is essential
  • Previous purchasing experience is essential
  • Previous stock forecasting and planning is essential
  • Strong MS Office experience is required, particularly Excel
  • PLEASE NOTE: You will need to be a car driver to apply for this position

Benefits of working for our client include:
Hours of work are Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 5pm. There is free onsite parking and an excellent benefits package.


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