Manufacturing Inventory or Parts Manager

Annual Salary Range: $55,000-$65,000
Start Date: As soon as possible
Job Term: Full-Time, permanent
Hours: 43 hours per week
Location: West Covehead, PE

 

About our client:

Allan Equipment Manufacturing Limited, located in Prince Edward Island, is Canada’s largest designer and manufacturer of potato harvesting equipment. Allan is also a full line dealership for Claas, Miedema, Vaderstad and Agrifac. They have been serving the needs of the farming community by manufacturing quality equipment for over 60 years and are proud to be Prince Edward Island owned and operated. Their 120,000 square foot facility includes a large parts inventory and full-service machine shop.

Allan Equipment is a dynamic and growing company. Currently, they are looking for a highly qualified Manufacturing Inventory/Parts Manager who will be responsible for: developing and implementing inventory control procedures, tracking systems and analyzing daily product and supply levels. The successful candidate must have a thorough knowledge of inventory controls and procedures.  They must have a minimum of five years’ experience working in a manufacturing environment.  An agricultural background would be a definite asset.

Our client Allan Equipment has a stable, team-oriented and collaborative work environment that drives them to be the best in the industry. They are committed to providing challenging and rewarding career paths for their employees. They offer highly competitive compensation plans, tangible benefits, and an opportunity to grow professionally.

If your skillset matches the requirements, apply today! We welcome qualified candidates’ application from any place in the world.

 

Duties:

  • Implement and manage Job Boss software
  • Manage the Inventory and Parts Counter team and operation
  • Oversee inventory tracking system to record deliveries, shipments, and stock levels
  • Create, track, and update purchase order delivery status
  • Evaluate incoming and outgoing deliveries
  • Analyze daily product and supply levels to anticipate problems and shortages
  • Maintain and develop relationships with vendors and customers
  • Prepare inventory, supply, and cost reports
  • Propose strategies to reduce costs and improve procedures of supply chain logistics
  • Track production schedules
  • Ensure compliance with equipment ordering processes
  • Create ordering reports based on an annual operating plan
  • Report on inventory levels, supply chain progress and revenue growth to management
  • Manage training of new inventory employees
  • Monitor and manage parts for production schedules
  • Maintain inventory data and documentation in Job Boss
  • Analyze annual operating plan and liaise with internal departments to ensure future inventory requirements are satisfied
  • Manage parts purchase orders and submit PO’s to suppliers
  • Manage price change deadlines with parts vendors and notify internal teams
  • Liaise with vendors to ensure optimal timing of parts deliveries
  • Provide ongoing inventory coordination with internal departments
  • Maintain equipment within a fixed asset software program

Requirements for this position would include:

  • More than 5 year’s progressive experience in inventory management, procurement, or related position
  • Post-Secondary Degree in Logistics, Inventory, Manufacture, Accounting  a related program OR equivalent experience is considered a vital asset
  • Experience working with a fully integrated ERP system and knowledge of CRM
  • Strong analytical skills with proven attention to detail
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office suite with exceptional Excel skills

Must demonstrate the following interpersonal skills:

  • Leadership and management skills
  • Self-driven mindset and accountability
  • Highly organized and detail-oriented
  • Team-oriented
  • Excellent in multitasking and time-management
  • Critical thinker and problem-solving skills
  • Confident in engaging with clients and providing professional consulting in English
  • Able to work effectively in a fast-paced, high-volume environment

Compensation and benefits:

  • Starting salary ranges from $55,000 to $65,000 per year depending on qualifications

How to Apply:

Please send your cover letter and resume including references to wei@islandrecruiting.com for consideration.

About Us:

Entrepreneurial consulting firm operating in the areas of HR, Recruitment, Immigration, Digital Media, Incubation, and Property Rentals. Est. 1999. Located at 119 Queen St., Suite #200, Charlottetown PEI.