Inventory Control Manager

Company: Supply Chain Management 

Requisition ID: 29172

Position Summary:

Ensures adequate inventory of materials and products in accordance with inventory cycles and organizational philosophy. Conducts daily inventory analysis to solve inventory problems. Develops and implements inventory control procedures. Coordinates and manages daily physical cycle counts. Trains and manages an inventory team. Requires a bachelor's degree with 7 years of experience in the field. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Leads and directs the work of others. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected.



Overall Responsibilities:

  • Managers objectives through timely and effective distribution resource management and response to variable priorities, volume and business conditions
  • Develops and maintains operations planning and controls to enhance and improve finished goods distribution along with the handling, warehousing, and disbursement of raw materials
  • Interprets company policies to employees and enforces safety regulations
  • Establishes or adjusts work schedules to meet shipment deadlines
  • Initiates or suggests plans to motivate employees


Job Requirements:

  • General Safety training to perform the job
  • Excellent skills in mathematics necessary
  • Forklift license required
  • Knowledge of MS Windows computer systems required
  • Bachelor’s Degree, or six years of work experience in a Warehouse environment required
  • APICS Certified in Production and Inventory Management (CPIM) certification preferred


Physical Demands & Work Environment: 

  • Must be able to lift up to 60 pounds overhead
  • May have to reach heights up to 40 feet using a lift truck, order picker, or Turret truck
  • Must be able to climb and stack cartons at a height of 15 feet
  • Must be able to push and pull pallet jacks with weight ranges up to 1500 pounds
  • May work with hazardous materials

About our company:
Arvato - the spirit of solutions!

We at Arvato provide a comprehensive range of services and solutions to our business partners in the consumer electronics, high-tech, telecommunication, networking and industrial sectors. With more than five decades of experience and our global footprint we create value for our customers and ensure that they are well equipped for the challenges of their markets.

Arvato is a part of Arvato AG/ Bertelsmann, an internationally networked outsourcing provider. More than 65,000 employees design and implement solutions for all kinds of business processes across integrated service chains, for business customers from around the world. Its portfolio includes all services related to the creation and distribution of printed materials and digital storage media, as well as data management, customer care, CRM services, supply-chain management, digital distribution, financial services, professional and custom IT services, and the direct-to-customer distribution of educational media. Arvato is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Bertelsmann SE & Co. KGaA.

Nearest Major Market: Louisville

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