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Project Controller

Job Title: Project Controller
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 6 months
REF: PP/CK/ProjectControl_1526049619
Contact Name: Caroline Kennedy
Contact Email:
Job Published: 9 months ago

Job Description

Project Controller required to work for a telecoms company, home based with travel to Stoke, Reading, Bristol and Solihull.

We are looking for a Project Controller to support the reduction of overstock that is currently over £32m.

To be successful in this role the Project Controller will need to have the following experience.

  • Previous project management or project control experience.
  • Strong customer facing and stakeholder engagement experience
  • Strong communication skills with experience of working across multiple departments and teams
  • Experience of working in the telecoms industry.
  • Delivery focused with project delivery experience.
  • Experience of the methodologies, processes and capabilities required to deliver warehousing and distribution solutions using suppliers, 3rd parties and retained teams.
  • The location of this role is flexible, but flexibility for travel is required to Solihull, Reading, Stoke, Bristol - most of time you will be working in Stoke.

The Role

  • Manage the stock levels mainly focusing on the overstock to reduce overall stock holding.
  • Manage all stock within quarantine system and ensure that stock is investigated for re-use and re-deployment
  • Work with supplier to drive through updates and ensure stock levels are mitigated.
  • Manage Asset Disposal to the point equipment is no longer held within the central warehouse.
  • Work with stakeholders for decision on materials including design reviews.
  • Review of processes, reports and procedures and look for continuous improvements
  • Supporting the team with additional work priorities and daily activity.
  • Responsible for supplying regular updates to the Logistics Manager on reduction of overstock.
  • Responsible for ensuring the Supplier is following the agreed processes in place for overall stock reduction.
  • Responsible for checking the data integrity of reports supplied regarding overstocks
  • Working with the Logistics Manager, manage the information provided to be able to report to Senior Management in a confident manner.

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