Job Description I am currently working with a National FMCG Organisation to recruit a Stock & Systems Manager for their RDC based in Lancashire. The successful candidate will be responsible the control and management of all interfaces whilst ensuring that the necessary processes which are associated with the RDC cross depot Operations are implemented and understood. This will involves the management of over 11 million worth of multi temperature stock.
You will also be responsible for ensuring that the Warehouse Management System is utilised to its optimum levels, being the gatekeeper of all transactional processes relating to the movement of stock across the RDC network including Order Bank Load controls and effective Systems support provisions. You will be accountable for meeting all of the fiscal requirements of good stock management, and stock correction to ensure maximum availability at all times. This role is the key liaison with Finance and Operations, ensuring that any needs on reporting and stock liability or valuations are met.
This is an exciting opportunity with chances of progression within an excellent organisation. The successful candidate will be experienced working in a Distribution and Logistics environment – ideally in an FMCG environment. You will have experience of leading a team and developing a team.
Demonstrable leadership qualities are essential. Working knowledge of Red Prairie WMS and transactional tracing, reporting, traceability exercises would be favourable. If no experience of Red Prairie, a good knowledge of other WMS systems.
You will be expected to have an excellent knowledge of stock accounting, forecasting and demand planning principles in addition to PI programming. A good understanding of Key Performance Indicators and Key Results Areas will be highly beneficial for the management of your team, you will also be conversant with dealing with full disciplinary procedures within ACAS guidelines. You will be experienced in creating a culture of Continuous Improvement regularly challenging yourself and your team.
If you think this is the perfect opportunity for you please contact Georgina Green on 0161 228 6422 for more in depth information about this role.
Stock Systems Manager