Inventory Analyst (temp.)

Montréal, Quebec, Canada
Jan 11, 2022
Jan 27, 2022
Trade & Skilled
Full Time

At Agnico Eagle, our values never waver. We believe in trust, respect, equality, family and responsibility. Why? Because they express who we are and they have helped us succeed in business for over 60 years.


We value you - your unique set of skills and experience. We value your willingness to build those skills and make a meaningful contribution to our company. And, we value your commitment to treat every person on our team with respect, helping us to operate safely, protect the environment and make a positive contribution to our local communities.


Agnico Eagle has three active properties in Nunavut. The Meadowbank open-pit mine, in operation since 2010; the Amaruq satellite deposit, which is 50 kilometers northwest of Meadowbank and the Meliadine underground mine, in operation since 2019. To support the Nunavut projects, Agnico Eagle has staff based out of 2 regional offices, located in Val d'Or and Mirabel, Quebec.


Reporting to the Inventory Superintendent, the Inventory Analyst is part of the Supply Chain Department and collaborates with other departments of the mine. The incumbent will be responsible for collecting and analyzing inventory-related data, problem solving, making improvement recommendations, and creating replenishment requisitions. The incumbent ensures inventory optimization, in terms of service level versus inventory and logistics costs, for Nunavut mining operations and projects. He/she will ensure that the goals and objectives are achieved while promoting and respecting Agnico Eagle's culture, Health & Safety Code of Conduct and the environment.
  • Guide, communicate and collaborate with internal teams to ensure inventory is available for end users at the lowest inventory costs to the business;
  • Support the implementation of the Canadian Inventory Standard and related processes/procedures;
  • Coordinate efforts to drive inventory reduction/management strategies in collaboration with other departments;
  • Analyze current inventory position based on the requirements and formulate data driven conclusions and actions;
  • Inspect the levels of inventories, identify shortages, and implement corrective actions;
  • Use JD Edwards to monitor demand and document/update characteristics of inventory parameters;
  • Place orders in JD Edwards to replenish stock avoiding insufficiencies or surplus;
  • Coordinate with site warehouse team to identify and address obsolete inventory, low moving items, and critical parts;
  • Perform tests on ERP systems, recommend improvements to procedures, and prepare appropriate reports related to inventory;
  • Update inventory management department documentation, as required;
  • Problem solve using root cause analysis methods by gathering the necessary data from multiple sources and drive improvements based on the findings.


  • Bachelor's Degree in a related field;
  • 2- 5 years of experience as an Inventory Analyst;
  • Experience working with JD Edwards purchasing system (JDE);
  • Excellent communication, analytical, and problem solving skills;
  • Strong sense of autonomy, organizational skills and ability to manage multiple priorities;
  • Strong understanding of supply chain concepts, financial acumen and mining industry knowledge;
  • Ability to travel up to 10% of the time (including to Nunavut based mine sites);
  • Experience working in a multicultural environment;
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work in a team;
  • Excellent working knowledge of all Microsoft Office Suite applications especially Outlook, Excel, Word & PowerPoint;
  • Strong ability to effectively communicate in English (Oral and written). Selected candidates must attain a passing mark on the SPEEXX English language assessment.

Your Work Schedule
  • Schedule: 5 days of work, followed by 2 days for rest; a combination of tele-working with presence at our offices in either Val d'Or or Mirabel, QC. Occasional visits to site may also be required.