Supply & Inventory Specialist

Ålesund Stokke AS Apply before: 2020-02-28

Stokke AS was founded in Ålesund, on the west coast of Norway, in 1932. Stokke provides worldwide distribution of premium children´s furniture and equipment within the highchair, stroller, baby carrier, home textiles and nursery market segments. 


Stokke is currently looking for a Supply & Inventory Specialist for a 1 year assignment to cover parental leave in our office in Ålesund.

The vacancy is from mid April 2020 to April 2021. 


 The Supply & Inventory Specialist will:

  • manage the inventory at Stokke's European warehouse for a defined portfolio of products and suppliers.
  • manage the complete inventory at Stokke's Chinese, Korean and Japanese warehouses.
  • collaborate directly with Stokke's suppliers for the planning of production and deliveries to Stokke's warehouses in Europe, Asia and America.
  • continuously work on improving purchasing processes with the supplier.
  • actively participates in new product launch projects, securing a high level of competence in the field of Supply Chain within the project group.
  • Optimize Stokke's service level and inventory turnover rate for a defined portfolio of SKUs
  • Maintain Sales forecasts using statistical models
  • Place and follow up purchase orders
  • Plan and execute the discontinuation of products


  • Higher education in Supply Chain Management or other relevant education
  • Preferably some relevant work experience
  • Experience in working with Infor M3 or other ERP systems
  • Good competence in the use of Microsoft Office
  • Ability to work independently
  • Good communication skills (fluent English and Norwegian)


 Why join Stokke?

  • You will be a part of a company that creates smart and sustainable premium products, that through bonding between child and parent stimulate the child’s development
  • Stokke is an advocate for ethical trade practices and ensures that our business connections take part in a joint responsibility
  • If you want to commit to create high quality products, designed for children and generations to come, we want you to be a part of our team
  • A competetive benefit package
Eilin Gule Hauge, HR Advisor