Distribution Center Inventory Specialist in Duluth, GA at RaceTrac

Date Posted: 11/11/2021

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Job Description:

Warehouse Inventory Specialists are responsible for maintaining inventory control, resolving inventory issues, and ensuring that inventory counts remain accurate. This individual will help to design, implement, and maintain an auditing program of store orders, work closely with operations to idenfity issues and opportunities, and serve as a liaison between the warehouse and the purchasing team in regards to non-moving or short dated inventory. The Inventory Specialist will also be responbile for  identifying inventory control process issues and coordinating with inventory control managers to implement process improvements that should ultimately reduce RaceTrac working capital expense while improving service to our customers.

Responsibilities:

  • Capability to oversee inventory organization and performing inventory audits through WMS systems
  • Researching inventory overages and shortages and recommend mitigation strategies
  • Perform daily employee and random audits by auditing picked items
  • Compile and advise process improvements, recommendations, and inventory reports to management
  • Comfortably directs and coordinates with multiple teams (including but not limited to the warehouse, purchasing, and category)
  • Create and distribute reporting that highlights stores, items, and order selectors that may need to be evaluated.
  • Develop the processes and protocols of loss mitigation.
  • Appropriately escalate identified opportunities and ensure processes are followed using the WMS.
  • Manage in and outbound inventory deliveries to ensure that dispatched list is accurate and is in the proper designated locations
  • Maintain WMS software to reflect inventory accurately
  • This role will require spending some time in temp controlled environments as needed for research and audits.

Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred
  • 1+ years professional experience preferred
  • Knowledge of warehouse operations is a plus
  • Skills preferred: Organization, Priority Setting, Time Management, and Customer Service

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