Food Safety Net Services Inventory Control Specialist in Grand Prairie, Texas
Inventory Control Specialist
Location:Grand Prairie, TX
The Inventory Control Specialist coordinates activities involved with procuring and maintaining records of material, equipment, merchandise, or supplies for the company by performing the following duties.
Compiles and maintains records of quantity, type, and value of material, equipment, merchandise, or supplies stocked in inventory
Counts material, equipment, merchandise, or supplies in stock and post totals to inventory records
Compares inventories to records to obtain current inventory
Verifies clerical computations against physical count of stock and adjusts errors in computation or count; investigates and reports reason for discrepancies
Compiles information on receipt or disbursement of material, equipment, merchandise, or supplies and computes inventory balance, price, and cost
Prepares reports, such as inventory balance, price lists, and shortages
Stock and issue materials or merchandise
Inspects unacceptable goods or supplies to determine source of problem and recommends corrective action
Reviews all purchase documents to ensure they are reflective of the quoted price and quality of the requisition placed with the vendor and handles discrepancies within limitations and scope of authority
Prepares purchase orders or bid request
Maintains effective communication with all internal customers
Maintains a proactive approach to inventory control and advising management on improvements and potential cost savings purchases, identifies par levels, makes recommendations to improve order timing efficiencies, etc..
Performs all administrative and other accounting duties as assigned
Other duties may be assigned
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
High school diploma or general education degree (GED) required
1 or more years of inventory management and control experience required
Food Safety Net Services is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer including Women, Minorities, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities.