Inventory Control Coordinator

Operations · Botany, New South Wales
Department Operations
Employment Type Permanent
Minimum Experience Mid-level

About SoftIron

We’re building a different kind of IT company, one that meets our customers and our own team on their turf, on their terms. We’re growing fast right now and you can be part of it with all the opportunities to add value that come with that. Curious? Great! That’s what we like in a Softie!

Our Softies are a diverse and globally distributed team that are on a mission to change the future of data infrastructure with task-specific hardware and open source. We aim to do all the hard work so that our customers can adopt the best open source has to offer in a bulletproof and resilient way. Our team thinks differently, working as an integrated but globally dispersed team of experts in hardware manufacturing, firmware, software, infrastructure and everything in between.

The Inventory Coordinator facilitates smooth production operations and ensures all parts needed for production are available. Our factory in Botany is currently being fitted out, so taking on this role you'll be coming in right from the start, learning from our global operations processes and putting them in place in Australia.

• Management of inventory through the ERP system (Odoo).
• Monitor stock levels and place orders as needed.
• Timely receiving and processing of materials.
• Create work orders in the ERP system and process them.
• Conduct cycle counts and process material movement in the ERP system.
• Ensuring proper storage and handling of SMT components.
• Facilitate lifecycle changes to parts and production.
• Ensuring organisation and effective use of space for inventory storage.
• Identify inefficiencies and opportunities to improve the way we manage inventory.

Qualifications and Experience

• Forklift licence, or willingness to become certified upon starting the role.
• Previous experience in inventory management.

• This role is open only to Australian citizens who successfully pass security clearance requirements.


• Understanding of inventory management practices.
• Previous experience with ERPs, and specifically Odoo.
• Good understanding of parts and components used in production operations.

This is one of our hands on roles based in Botany in SoftIron’s first APAC factory. Join us to help build and grow the first ground up IT manufacturing capability in Australia - ever.

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