Inventory Coordinator - Expiring soon!

Posted 17/06/2024 by Ideal Recruit Ltd


Inventory Coordinator


Monday – Friday 07:30 – 16:30

Ideal Recruit are currently looking for an Inventory Coordinator on behalf of our client in the Stockport area. This is a fantastic opportunity for the right candidate to work for a reputable company in the blind manufacturing industry.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Establishing initial stock holding figures for base fabrics and coated fabric stocks to ensure the Fabrics Division is able to satisfy requirements
  • Establish and review stock holding figures ensuring this is communicated to the General Manager.
  • To assist with reviewing lead times from suppliers to ensure fabric stock cover is always available at the Fabrics Division.
  • To assist with the monitoring of sales of fabric and work with suppliers and the sales team to minimise the levels of redundant stock as fabric programmes are discontinued.
  • Ensure Purchase orders are raised and expedited in line with sales and stock demands
  • To liaise with suppliers regarding rejected base fabric to ensure they recognise their responsibility to replace reject fabric quickly with perfect base.
  • To liaise with the QC team to raise debits against none conformance documentation.
  • Create and Maintain Supplier Database of Sampling , Trials and Bulk Production Communication
  • Liaise with Suppliers to Ensure Finished Standards and Specifications are available
  • To liaise with the production planning team to advise levels of finished stockholding required to fulfil stock levels of finished stock in advance of requirement.
  • To support with purchasing, shipping and exporting when required.
  • To adhere to the Company’s Health and Safety standards as defined in the Health and Safety Policy.
  • To perform within the requirements of your position.
  • To provide general administrative duties when required.
  • Occasional Worldwide travel may be required
  • To carry out any other duties when required. This may involve working in other departments.


  • Experience in planning, purchasing and managing the flow of materials and supplies through an organisation.
  • Experience of sourcing from Europe and the Far East.
  • Experience of Fabrics and Textiles
  • Familiar with modern inventory management system.
  • Experience of using Microsoft AX.
  • Good interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to train others.
  • Knowledge of MS Office (including Microsoft Excel, Word and Outlook).
  • Basic knowledge of shipping.
  • Excellent communication skills and a polite, confident telephone manner.


  • Auto enrolled into our Stakeholder Pension Scheme
  • 28 days holiday (including statutory), rising by one day over five years, with each completed year of service.
  • Life Assurance covering your annual salary.
  • Free car parking.
  • Access to our Employee Assistance Programme, offering counselling support, legal guidance, and medical advice from qualified nurses, for you and your immediate family.
  • Discounted Gym Memberships.
  • Discounted Blinds and Shutters, upon successful completion of your Probationary Period.
  • Free Flu Jab voucher every Autumn
  • Christmas Savings Scheme.

For a confidential discussion contact Sean King @ Ideal Recruit Warrington or apply online.

Unfortunately, due to a high number of applicants only those who are shortlisted for this position will be contacted, please take a look at our website for other positions available.

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