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Inventory Analyst/Purchasing

Richards Supply Company
Waco, TX
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

 

INVENTORY ANALYST

The Inventory Analyst is responsible for daily management of inventory including, but not limited to, purchasing, replenishment levels, product life cycle/dead stock management, and product content management.  This position reports directly to the Controller and supports Product Manager and other Richards leadership.

RESPONSIBILITIES

·         Inventory management and coordination of replenishment levels across entire company to eliminate shortages, minimize excess stock, and maximize order fulfillment

·         Data analysis to uncover trends/deviations to thereby facilitate proactive inventory, supply chain and demand management

·         Ensure effective use of inventory to meet customer demand while maintaining acceptable inventory holding costs

·         Analyze stock-outs and shortages and recommend/ implement improvements to reduce back orders and increase fill rates on stock items

·         Initiate quarterly vendor returns and donations of on slow-moving and dead stock

·         Drive effective & timely communication between management and sales team to ensure optimal inventory performance, agility and flexibility

·         Create purchase orders for the acquisition of product

·         Manage open Purchase Orders

·         Ensure that electronically proposed purchase requirements meet actual needs for customer orders and current inventory levels

·         Date entry and management including descriptions, pricing info, and electronic content for new and existing stock items

·         Assists in the Cycle Counting Program for assigned items

·         Interface with management, sales, and warehouse personnel in relation to all activities regarding availability of product

·         Research and recommend alternate suppliers

·         Identify, achieve, and report cost savings in accordance with inventory levels and overall strategy

·         Develop and maintain high quality vendor relations

 

REQUIREMENTS

·         1 year minimum experience in Purchasing or Supply Chain in a high volume inventory environment

·         Advanced Excel experience and technical acumen

·         Experience working in a multi-faceted ERP system

·         Experience in Distribution industry is highly preferred

 

Richards Supply Co. is a family-owned business based in Waco, TX. We have been providing exceptional products and services to the industrial and contractor markets since 1937. We currently have full-stocking stores servicing the Ft Worth, Temple, and Waco, TX markets.

Richards is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Company Description
Richards Supply Co. is a family-owned business based in Waco, TX. We have been providing exceptional products and services to the industrial and contractor markets since 1937. We currently have full-stocking stores servicing the Ft Worth, Temple, and Waco, TX markets.

Richards is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Richards Supply Company

Richards Supply Co. is a family-owned business based in Waco, TX. We have been providing exceptional products and services to the industrial and contractor markets since 1937. We currently have full-stocking stores servicing the Ft Worth, Temple, and Waco, TX markets. Richards is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Address

2200 Franklin Ave Waco

Waco, TX
76701 USA

Industry

Transportation and Storage

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