At Mazda Canada Inc. (MCI), we love sharing the beautiful machines we craft with the world. But even more, we love building relationships with the people who help make it all possible. We are a team of passionate car fanatics with an incurable love affair with the road. We continually strive to challenge the status quo and make it our mission to put people, quality, and experiences before transactions. Ground-breaking technologies and our latest 7th generation products are just the tip of the iceberg. If you possess an unwavering commitment to delivering service excellence and a strong desire to shatter industry stereotypes, Mazda Canada is looking for you.
The Specialist, Domestic Inventory Operations role (reporting to the Manager, Inventory Operations) will be responsible for ensuring continuity of supply for all parts that fall under assigned vendors. The incumbent will also be responsible for various activities related to supply planning in the areas related to forecasting, sourcing, and stocking while ensuring corporate fill rates and inventory levels are met.
Essential Duties include (but are not limited to):
Execute supply plans based on inventory position, supplier lead times, supplier capacity, safety stock requirements, etc. to support department KPIs.
Analyse inventory levels and expedited order placement to minimize cost of premium freight.
Conduct analysis and corrective action for dealer backorders and out of stock situations.
Act as a liaison between suppliers and MCI to resolve procurement related problems.
Report monthly excess and obsolete inventory levels to management.
Develop recommendations to improve inventory management and productivity.
Support the Inventory Management team with master data and report generation.
PO Management - including managing failed outbound PO lines, updating past due POs, and reconciling ASN data.
Create and maintain all documentation as it pertains to the standard operating procedures.