Inventory Leader Job at QuEST Global Engineering in Nantes (44)

About QuEST:
For more than 20 years, QuEST Global has been a trusted global product engineering and lifecycle services partner to many of the world’s most recognized companies in industries such as Aero Engines, Aerospace & Defense, Hi-Tech, Transportation (Automotive and Rail), Power and Industrial, Oil & Gas and Medical Devices. Spread across 72 locations in 14 countries and offering services and solutions that enable customers to ‘Create the Frontier’ by improving their business’ top & bottom line and reducing time-to-market, QuEST has been at the forefront of the convergence of mechanical, electronics, software and digital engineering innovations. With passionate professionals collaborating across borders, QuEST is a winning organization for all its employees with infinite opportunities to learn, innovate and grow.

Inventory Leader – Nantes (Fr) based

Job objective:
Manage Global Inventory of Strategic Spares and our warehouses for Offshore Wind Digital Services department (Operations & Maintenance.

Set up of Cycle Count, Physical Inventory procedures and achieve 99% stock accuracy before end of 2020

Implement Stock and Inventory Management procedures

Implement Cycle Count / Physical Inventory procedures

Set up of Scope of Work for 3pl

Reduce SMI’s and stock optimization (inventory reduction)

Indirectly manage a team of warehouse employees globally

Manage and follow up on 3PL Central Warehouse and KPI’s

Education – Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Logistics and Supply Chain, Finance, relevant field or proven experience

Experience – Relevant experience in similar position and solid knowledge in Warehousing Management and Systems.

Industry Experience – Logistics, warehousing and supply chain management

Computer Literacy – ERP/WMS etc. RACES/Oracle would be very beneficial and Excel is required.

Desired Skills:
Experience in wind industry, automotive, aviation or similar

Used to work with minimum 10.000 SKU’s

Experience with Contract Management and third-party logistics

Fluency in English is a must. Very good written and spoken English communication.

Strong analytical skills

Proven ability to work in a cross-functional and global environment

Ability to work under pressure and multitask

Strong interpersonal, influencing and communication skills and problem-solving ability

Positive mind-set and “can do” attitude

Drive to continuously improve processes and reduce costs

Not afraid to challenge the “status quo”

Engage with customer stakeholders to understand requirements

Good at sharing knowledge and experience

DISCLAIMER: Due to the nature of work candidates should be UK citizen/ EU Citizen/ Valid work permit holder. For further information contact us on: [email protected]

About the Company

Company: QuEST Global Engineering

Company Location:  Nantes (44)

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About QuEST Global Engineering