Inventory Control Manager - Manufacturing

Springfield, New Jersey

Type: Direct-Hire

Category: Industrial & Manufacturing

Compensation Range: 75000.00 Yearly

Job ID: 150979

Date Posted: 03/26/2020


  • Conducts, daily inventory analysis to solve inventory problems and supports setting and meeting inventory goals
  • Trains and manages a team of inventory control staff
  • Update inventory systems with timely and valid information when necessary
  • Lead the planning/organization of physical inventories
  • Manage inventory tracking system component of Epicor
  • Act as a liaison to other departments (Planning/Purchasing/Production/Project Management/Customer Service Quality)
  • Conduct and report on inventory cycle counts
  • Report on inventory activities and variances
  • Conduct and report on inventory cycle counts
  • Develop and implement inventory control procedures and best practices.
  • Facilitate improvements to workflow by evaluating current systems interactions adherence to established Standard Operating Procedures
  • Space Management: manage shelve organization, space allocation and proper storage of inventory across the building.
  • Ensure proper stock rotation according to shelf life
  • Manage all associates reporting to the position so to effectively recruit, train evaluate, motivate, delegate and monitor their, activates, performance, and safety.
  • Monitor and coach associates on productivity pace and methods.  Provide timely and ongoing feedback on performance-related matters to encourage good performance and safe work methods



  • BS/BA degree in Supply Chain is preferred but not required
  • 5+ years of prior experience in inventory, distribution and operational procedures
  • Ability to use computers and software such as Microsoft Office Suite and Epicor ERP
  • Strong basic math background and aptitude
  • High attention to detail, excellent planning and organizing skills, excellent follow up skills and willing to roll up your sleeves and dive into the problems
  • APICS certification a plus