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Inventory Manager

Swedesboro, NJ
  • Expired: January 23, 2023. Applications are no longer accepted.
Inventory Manager

Job Description

Reports To: Operations Manager

Purpose of the Position: The Inventory Manager will be responsible for daily inventory processes, reporting, and control for the Distribution Center.

Essential Functions:
  • Manage inventory integrity
  • Measure inventory transaction integrity accuracy while providing feedback to the operations and fulfillment teams
  • Develop and execute daily, weekly, and monthly action plans that increase inventory accuracy and reduce inventory discrepancies
  • Own the compliance and consistency for policies and procedures surrounding Inventory Control
  • Plan and execute cycle counts as described in each area of the facility
  • Establish and maintain inventory handling procedures within the facility
  • Collaborate with operations on procedures and processes surrounding warehouse management system inventory locations
  • Identify root causes of inventory discrepancies through cause and effect analysis
  • Lead and supervise inventory teams at the facilities
  • Measure and evaluate all inventory work processes
  • Manage and update metrics daily
  • Participate in cross-functional projects impacting inventory
  • Establish and maintain effective relationships with other management staff, employees, and the general public
  • Promptly communicate all safety related issues and concerns
  • Any and all other functions as determined by management

Supervisory Responsibilities:
  • Effectively lead and manage Inventory and Produce Supervisory team
  • Carry out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization's policies and procedures
  • Evaluate team productivity and accomplishments
  • Build and manage a cohesive team that can work together under short timelines and ambiguous circumstances

Required Experience/Education:
  • Bachelor's Degree, preferred
  • 3-5 years supervisory experience in a Distribution or Manufacturing environment
  • 3-5 years experience in Inventory Management, with the proven ability to show improvement in a continually developing environment
  • Experience with Warehouse Management Systems (WMS)
  • Strong leadership skills and ability to thrive in a collaborative, fast-paced, high-energy, and highly team-oriented environment
  • Ability to positively motivate and coach staff to achieve high-quality results
  • Excellent problem solving skills
  • Strong interpersonal communication (verbal and written) and collaboration skills
  • Demonstrated success working in a team environment on multiple projects with changing priorities with the ability to work both on a team (as a member and/or leader) and independently to deliver results
  • Experience implementing a wide range of change management and process improvement activities, based on broader organizational goals

Physical Demands:
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds regularly
  • Ability to stand for prolonged periods of time
  • Regular stooping, squatting, bending, twisting, and walking

Working Conditions:
  • Combination of warehouse and office environment
  • Must be able to withstand temperatures ranging from 45 degrees Fahrenheit to -20 degrees Fahrenheit



Swedesboro, NJ


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