What to Expect
The role of the Inventory Control Associate role is to provide experience and expertise in performing daily cycle counts, reviewing and trouble-shooting inventory transaction issues, and working closely with Manufacturing and Material Handling to correct issues. The successful candidate is highly competent in using the inventory systems, understands part consumption, and can analyze cycle count data prior to correcting / adjusting inventory. The Associate works cross-functionally with multiple teams to troubleshoot inventory inaccuracies while supporting corrective actions. In addition, the role demands data analysis and concise reporting KPI to Finance, and local management, with the primary goal of improving inventory accuracy.
What You'll Do
· Performs daily cycle counts of raw materials, sub-assemblies, and finished goods
· Provides accurate cycle count metrics to inventory control and financial leaders · Meets or exceeds cycle count objectives and KPI's each week/month · Performs and assists with variance reconciliation, and correction transactions. · Identifies inventory discrepancies, investigates root causes and recommends improvements to cross-functional teams for the purpose of obtaining high levels of inventory accuracy · Monitors location aging reports and provides feedback to the materials team to ensure transactions are performed timely and accurately · Identifies racking/labelling discrepancies and proactively corrects the issues · Assists with general material handling and inventory control activities as required
What You'll Bring
· At least 2 years of knowledge and experience in warehousing and material handling · Previous experience as a cycle counter / inventory control associate · Working knowledge of inventory systems (WARP, MOS/MES, SAP or equivalent) · Strong computer skills especially Excel (intermediate level required) · Attention to detail and a commitment to identifying data inaccuracies · Ability to work independently on daily tasks and projects in a fast-paced environment · Trained to operate mobile equipment, or ability to obtain certification within 30 days · Must be able to lift up-to 30 lbs. on a regular, and repetitive basis · Excellent written and verbal communication skills with ability to articulate data analysis