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Contract Type: Contract
Location: Reading
Salary: Negotiable
Contact Name: Balla J
Contact Email:
Job Published: 9 days ago

Job Description


Inventory Co-Ordinator- Logistics

FTC - 12 Months

Reading - Hybrid-working

The Inventory Co-Ordinator works within MBNL's logistics function, which is responsible for the: Forecast management and procurement of equipment; Management of inventory; Deployment of equipment to sites within the agreed timescales; Management of returned equipment and the subsequent management of the quarantine, repair, and disposal of these assets. The team are also responsible for the accuracy of the data relevant to these activities in the company ERP and associated tools.

As a critical element of an effective supply chain, the Inventory Co-Ordinator will be responsible for the management of inventory, maintaining the accuracy of inventory records, and ensuring effective timely decisions are made to maintain appropriate stock levels.

This is a hybrid role with 2 days per week working from our offices in Reading or supplier sites.

What you will do:

  • Be responsible for all MBNL inventories, including stock held by our 3PL partner, Stock in Field and stock held at suppliers.
  • Identify and implement improvement activities to reduce inventory levels.
  • Create and present both operational and financial inventory data.
  • Work closely with the PC/SWCs to maintain stock levels, including stock in field with local facilities and ensure compliance to SLA's.
  • Ensure supplier & PC/SWC audits are conducted in line with the MBNL policy and that the PC/SWCs are adhering to processes in place and working with SWC's to support where necessary.
  • Track, report, and resolve any inventory alignment issues between the 3PL and MBNL ERP system.
  • As required support the management of stock held in quarantine ensuring appropriate actions are taken.
  • Support the Logistics Manager with identifying inventory risk and the preparation of the stock provision data.

What we are looking for:

  • Experienced in Inventory Management techniques within telecoms or similar industry.
  • Ability to investigate and identify corrective actions.
  • Understanding of the financial impacts of inventory and inventory movements.
  • Knowledge of continuous improvement techniques and experience of implementing improvement activity.

Nice to have:

  • APICS CPIM or equivalent qualification
  • Experience of IFS (ERP tool)
  • Lean/Six Sigma qualification
  • Experience of working in Telecoms industry
  • Membership of the CILT

MBNL is owned equally by EE and Three, two of the UK's most recognisable and innovative mobile operators. They are our shareholders, but to us they are also our customers. Our mission is to create maximum value for our Shareholders, by delivering and managing their best network experiences at the lowest cost.

Please apply via this ad in the first instance or send a CV with covering note or contact me on 07587743762 or

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