• Nigeria


  • Permanent

  • Full-time

Lagos

Date Posted: 2020-11-16

E’sorae Luxury Brand a Nigerian brand, with the sole aim of providing high-quality Luxury towels, bathrobes, Bedding and other home essentials, at affordable prices. We are hiring an Inventory Specialist in Lagos-Island, Lagos.

Job ID: IM56672

Responsibilities

  • Devise ways to optimize inventory control procedures
  • Inspect the levels of business supplies and raw material to identify shortages
  • Ensure product stock is adequate for all distribution channels and can cover direct demand from customers
  • Record daily deliveries and shipments to reconcile inventory
  • Use software to monitor demand and document characteristics of inventory
  • Place orders to replenish stock avoiding insufficiencies or excessive surplus
  • Analyze data to anticipate future needs
  • Evaluate suppliers to achieve cost-effective deals and maintain trust relationships
  • Collaborate with warehouse employees and other staff to ensure business goals are met
  • Report to upper management on stock levels, issues etc.

Requirements

  • Proven experience as inventory manager or similar position
  • Excellent knowledge of data analysis and forecasting methods
  • Working knowledge of inventory management software (e.g. ERP)
  • Ability to accurately track inventory and create reports
  • An analytical mind with strong math skills
  • Excellent organizational and planning skills
  • Outstanding communication and interpersonal abilities
  • Reliable and trustworthy
  • BSc / BA in Business Administration, Logistics or relevant field;
  • Relevant qualifications (e.g. CPIM) will be a plus.

Skills:

Inventory Management:

  • Analyzed three-to-five-year curriculum and publications inventory management and recommended reducing obsolete materials.
  • Designed and implemented inventory management system.-
  • Assessed and provided inventory management, including the execution and accuracy of physical inventories of equipment entering and exiting the warehouse.
  • Preformed extensive inventory management, ensuring proper placement, examining products and removing defective pieces, and compiling lists for re-order

Direct Report:

  • Developed several direct reports and collaborated with other team members to identify legacy systemic errors, resulting in sub-optimal in-stock scenarios.
  • Managed and coordinated responsibilities for four direct reports of exempt and non-exempt status.
  • Established and communicated individual and collective goals for direct reports.
  • Managed six direct reports who reconciled all company inventories.

Customer Service:

  • Worked with Materials Management and Customer service teams to gather business requirements, conducted user interviews and documented the business requirements.
  • Advised senior management regarding inventory levels and developed projections to ensure year end commitments were met while maintaining superior customer service.
  • Advised sales and customer service teams of potential purchasing requirements and identified availability of comparable products to minimize revenue loss.
  • Processed domestic and international orders on multiple shipping platforms, increasing customer service and generating bottom-line revenue for the organization.

Customer Orders:

  • Performed statistical analysis and made recommendations levels of inventory required by production schedules/customer orders.
  • Compiled records of fulfilled customer orders and contacted vendors about discrepancies in merchandise.
  • Initiated and communicated with appropriate department managers to coordinate and resolve customer orders.
  • Prepared and reviewed customer orders, managed and supervised the distribution process.

Logistics & scheduling:

  • Managed verification of 18 critical weapons and engineering system upgrades as Integrated Logistics Operations Coordinator resulting in 100% equipment validity.
  • Performed research, evaluated and recommended solutions to complex inventory issues; negotiated issues related to materials and logistics.
  • Reconciled supply chain/logistics discrepancies, conducted audits and developed detailed accounting, material status, and inventory reporting.
  • Participated in supply and logistics program management meetings to discuss and provide support planning guidance and requirements information.

How to Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: in a copy of: using the Job Title as the subject of the mail.

Application Deadline

30th November, 2020.

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