HIPERFIRE Vadnais Heights, MN, USA
Nov 12, 2019Full time
At HIPERFIRE, the Inventory Control Specialist has the primary responsibility of increasing and maintaining company profitability by maintaining accurate inventory levels; they also ensure that optimal inventory is present and ready for use. There is a lot of upward mobility within this organization and qualified candidates must demonstrate a highly motivated and driven attitude at all times. Proficiency and/or certification in logistics, business management, supply, or leadership courses are preferred. Essential Duties and Responsibilities of the Inventory Control Specialist - Develop and implement procedures for ensuring that adequate inventory levels are present. - Identify and optimize common inventory items. - Work with other teams including sales, shipping and purchasing. - Ensure that inventory counts are completed regularly and in a timely manner. - Audit the facility’s entire inventory on a regular basis and provides reports to management. - Train other employees in cycle counting and inventory control. - File claims with manufacturers or sellers when defective goods are found in the inventory. - Instruct others on how and where to return defective goods. - Keep a particular area for returned goods tidy and clean. - Keep up with changing technologies such as computer software in order to remain valuable to his or her employer. - Follow all existing company policies and procedures. - Consistently evaluate current processes and look for ways to improve profitability through cost reduction or efficiency. Additional Duties , may include but not limited to - Answering phones and addressing customer service issues. - Daily and/or weekly cleaning duties. - Assist with testing procedures, quality control, and other development related tasks. - Assist with other departments when needed. - Travel and assistance with trade shows and events around the country at various times throughout the year. Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities - Demonstrate the ability to quickly adapt to changing conditions and solve problems immediately. - Show the ability to work well under pressure, such as when inventory deliveries or shipments become late or forgotten. - Possess effective written and verbal communication skills; displays reading comprehension skills. - Exhibit the ability to work well with others and maintain organization between cross-related departments. - Display the ability to multitask and handle multiple issues at the same time without stress.