Inventory Analyst / Stock Controller

  • Job Reference: 93974-0922
  • Date Posted: 5 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Pinnacle Recruitment & Selection
  • Location: Maldon, Essex
  • Salary: £27,000 to £30,000
  • Sector: Engineering, Manufacturing, Supply Chain / Purchasing / Logistics
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: David Scarlett
  • Email:
  • Telephone: 01376 347500

Job Description

As Inventory Analyst reporting to the Materials Manager of this highly successful international manufacturer of medical equipment for global markets, you will co-ordinate all activities relating to stock accuracy,

ensuring site production is not stopped as a result of a stock out caused by stock inaccuracy.

Key duties of the Inventory Analyst will include:

- Map the current process for site inventory checks.

- Define improved process for site inventory checks, investigations and monitoring.

- Carry out inventory checks in line with frequency standard.

- Record results of inventory as a KPI.

- Dependant on outcome, carry out investigation into stock errors.

- Put in place preventative measures to ensure accuracy is improved.

- Organise and manage the yearly site stock account in conjunction with Production, Materials Management and Finance.

- Establish standard work to align with ERP specialist on BOM accuracy and it’s impact on stock accuracy.

- Own the inventory accuracy improvement program.


Applicants should have solid experience of stock taking and investigation and a good understanding of ERP systems.


Good communication skills, a team player mentality and a flexible approach are essential together with a conscientious an professional approach and a good level of IT literacy in Microsoft Office.