Inventory Support Specialist


Inventory Support Specialist

Would you like an exciting and varied role working alongside the MoD? We currently have a vacancy for an Inventory Support Specialist at our site in RAF Waddington.

As an Inventory Support Specialist, you will be responsible for the inventory control of Tactical Data Link terminals and other equipment, working towards strict Key Performance Indicators.

This role will provide you with the opportunity to work onsite with our customer and the opportunity to receive extensive training.

Your main responsibilities as an Inventory Support Specialist will involve:

  • Managing controlled items through the MoD Inventory systems to ensure demands are raised and satisfied to meet the KPI’s
  • Supporting the Availability Manager in the provision of Supply Chain Management advice to the Tactical Data Link (TDL) Support Authority based at RAF Waddington
  • Raising and processing of demands utilising the TDL contract Demand Performance process.
  • Maintaining an Asset Tracking Database detailing stock status
  • Ensuring assets are returned conforming to export and import requirements
Your skills and qualifications:
  • Supply chain or Inventory control experience
  • Strong Microsoft office skills
  • Basic asset management experience
  • Familiarisation with MOD Inventory Management Systems would be an advantage
  • Experience within Defence or MoD is desirable
What we're looking for in you:

To be successful in this role we are looking for an adaptable candidate who is both flexible and driven. You will show excellent communication skills, be an approachable team player and have good stakeholder relationship skills.

Location: RAF Waddington

Salary: £Competitive

Benefits: Our employees receive an excellent benefits package which includes a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. We also offer a range of additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, Cycle2work and many local and national employee discounts. Some employees may also be eligible for an annual incentive.

BAE Systems

BAE Systems is one of the world’s leading global defence, security and aerospace companies. We work at the cutting edge of technology, creating more than 100 new inventions every year for customers in over 100 countries.

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