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Trainee Inventory Controller

Location: Newton Aycliffe

Salary: Competitive

Job Type: Permanent

Job ID: 168405

Our international manufacturing client are looking for a Trainee Inventory Controller to join them at their site in Newton Aycliffe on a permanent basis.

Job Role

  • Provide support to the inventory PI team through the analysis of stock variances and interrogation of SAP data as required

  • Carry out process audits to ensure SAP compliance of key areas and transactions affecting stock integrity

  • Stock Compliance Audits - Conduct Supplier Inbound, Internal Process Compliance Audits

  • Measure, report, identify and drive improvements in stock control KPI’s including stock accuracy, negative stock, etc.


  • Experience in a high quality, high volume, lean environment

  • Basic knowledge and understanding of the Cycle Counting processes

  • Must be able to deliver clear objectives and be result focused

  • Knowledge of IT systems, especially Excel

  • Awareness of Kanban/JIT process

  • Highly organised with the ability to effectively manage time and prioritise workload

  • Good attention to Detail and High Levels of Accuracy