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Inventory Control Specialist

Edward Don & Company
United States, Illinois, Woodridge
9801 Adam Don Parkway (Show on map)
August 19, 2022

Inventory Control Specialist




Job Description

The Inventory Control Clerk is responsible for conducting cycle counts, investigating root cause for inventory overages and/or shortages, reviewing held locations, and working with the Inventory Control Manager to establish minimums and maximums for pick slots. The Inventory Control Clerk is also responsible for validating any variances from PO receipts and system status. The Inventory Control Clerk works closely with other members of the Inventory Control team as well as members of the Operations and Sales teams while maintaining positive business relationships with both internal and external customers.

Essential Duties:
* Ensures all scheduled and immediate cycle counts are performed
* Verifies inventory and maintains accuracy of bin labels
* Performs routine aisle sweeps confirming empty locations
* Reviews damage and recoups product
* Slots new items as required
* Keeps supervisor informed of any issues or problems that arise and refers matters beyond scope of authority to appropriate parties
* Accurately records product dimensions, sizes, and weight
* Safely operates forklift/pallet jack as needed
* Performs other duties as assigned by management

External Qualifications

Required minimum knowledge, skills, education/training, experience, physical obligations:
* High School diploma or GED equivalent required with one year of relevant work experience with warehouse inventory
* Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs as needed
* Must have attention to detail and the ability to multi-task
* Must be able to accurately record measurements in number, dimension, size, and weight
* Ability to successfully complete forklift training and safety certification requirements
* Ability to operate RF gun, PC, and Data Terminal
* Ability to adhere to Edward Don & Company's Standards of Conduct Policy

Preferred minimum knowledge, skills, and education/training, experience, and physical obligations:
* Previous cycle count experience
* Previous SAP experience is highly preferred
* Previous forklift experience is highly preferred





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Company Overview

Owned and operated by the Don family since 1921, Edward Don & Company is the world's leading distributor of foodservice equipment and supplies. Our knowledgeable sales representatives, unmatched product selection, nationwide distribution centers, and integration of new technology make us the chosen supplier to all types of foodservice businesses including independent restaurants, national chains, health care, hospitality, country clubs, schools and universities, government institutions, and foodservice management.

Edward Don & Company offers a comprehensive benefit plan which includes medical, dental and vision benefits; 401(k); paid vacation, personal/sick days and holidays; job training and development; life insurance; employee assistance program; flexible spending accounts; merchandise discounts and much more. EOE disability/veteran.

Inventory Control Specialist | Edward Don & Company