The Inventory Control Analyst will be an essential position tasked with executing all inventory control functions. These include tracking inventory, researching discrepancies and maintaining optimal inventory levels, and driving continual improvements. In addition, the position will involve assisting with month-end reconciliations and leading a redesign and implementation of a plant-wide cycle count program. Related responsibilities will include assisting the Supply Chain team with creation of production schedules and coordinating the movement and storage of products with Material Handling and Shipping.

Desired Skills and Experience:

• Ability to multitask and work independently with precise detail and follow-up reporting.
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills – Able to communicate across multiple organizations both internally and externally.
• Ability to work as an individual and a team player, interact with customers, managers, and coworkers in a professional and courteous manner.
• Dynamic, energetic, and driven with the ability to juggle multiple tasks at once and be able to thrive in a fast-paced, demanding, and sometimes unpredictable environment.
• Having the experience to anticipate issues that could lead to shipping delays is critical.
• Knowledge of ISO compliance & certification procedures and processes.
• Two years of experience in a manufacturing environment.
• Two years of experience with manufacturing MRP/ ERP Systems such as SAP or Baan.
• Strong Excel and Word skills

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

• Monitor SAP transactions to ensure accurate production reporting and material tracking.
• Perform data analysis and audits of operation processes, inventory movement analysis, and other procedures.
• Compare information and counts, weights or measures of incoming and outgoing shipments to verify information against bills of lading, invoices, orders, or other records.
• Analyze and reconcile any inventory discrepancies.
• Provide daily, weekly, and monthly reports.
• Maintain the integrity of inventories on the production floor and the warehouse.
• Assist production planner in creation of new part numbers and any BOM related issue.
• Review and analyze daily and weekly inventory adjustments and changes.
• Analyze and report on metrics and recommend ways to improve the inventory control function.
• May perform other duties as assigned not listed in the job description.

Education and Certifications:

• Bachelor’s degree preferred.
• APICS certification preferred