Trainee Stock Planner for an initial 3 month period
Trainee Stock Planner – for an initial 3 month period
Coopers of Stortford is a successful and well established multi-channel retailer in the Home and Garden sector. With the ongoing growth of the business across its catalogue, web and retail channels we are now seeking a Trainee Stock Planner for an initial period of 3 months.
What are your responsibilities?
Responsibility for the purchasing process for a specific range of SKUs and take the necessary decisions to support and manage inventory and purchase strategies.
Analysis of stock levels, make decisions about purchase quantities and delivery frequency in line with the stock policies.
Create, update & maintain stock line listing
Review stock position for every SKU in line with best practice
Raise purchase orders as required in line with best practice and stock KPIs
Manage and communicate issues arising from product orders
Manage supply chain from order to warehouse delivery – in line with best practice
Produce reports in line with department best practices
Ensure PRIAM is primary source of all information and data
The ideal candidate will have the following skills/ attributes:
Be a competent user of Excel
Have a strong commercial acumen
Be a self-starter with good planning and organisational skills, with the ability to multi-task and prioritise workloads to meet deadlines.