New Boston, MI
Responsible for coordinating the inventory control process, evaluating inventory levels and ensuring the accuracy and integrity of all inventory levels. Coordinates and communicates with both external and internal customers, vendors, carriers, and suppliers to ensure appropriate inventory levels. Performs analysis related to product hold locations, cycle counts, bills of material and QAD. Acts as a liaison between logistics, QA and production as it applies to inventory levels. Manages product movement and validates inventory levels as requested by procurement. Conduct daily cycle counts to identify and correct inventory discrepancies. Research causes of inventory discrepancies and report suggested process corrections to management. Monitor negative inventory daily and correct discrepancies. Research causes of inventory discrepancies and report suggested process corrections to management. Record and monitor scrap daily and report results to management. Monitor obsolete inventory and potential out of date inventory and provide weekly reports to appropriate personnel. Maintain Ambient, Cooler, Cold Dock and Freezer location tags. Work with Quality Assurance in relation to “on hold” products including the reconciliation of electronic records and physical inventory. Responsible for follow up on items released from hold, reworked, returned to vendor or for disposal. Participate in physical inventory count in conjunction with Finance as dictated by business needs. Work with Logistics Supervisors to effectively implement process improvements to operational procedures in order to optimize overall location and item level accuracy while maintaining productivity standards. Ensure compliance with company, AIB, BRC, HAACP & USDA policies in regards to inventory movement and storage transactions. Validates physical inventory levels as requested by procurement personnel.