Inventory Control Analyst

PPG Industries, Inc. Alexander , AR 72002

Posted 2 months ago

The Inventory Control Analyst is responsible for inventory deployment into the warehouse network in US and Canada to meet store and direct customer service levels (OTIF) at the optimum inventory levels! Additionally, the position manages the transactional execution for the purchased finished goods!

Key Responsibilities:

  • Use the SAP system to evaluate and build efficient truckload shipments from HUB DCs to Spoke DCs.

  • Use the SAP system and tools to evaluate and develop redeployments in the DC network as needed to minimize obsolete and expiring inventories across USCA and OCONUS warehouse locations.

  • Maintain various ad hoc reports as needed to support special projects or market needs and respond appropriately to the results of those reports.

  • Work with the S&OP Manager and Supply Chain Analysts on parameter settings to align the network parameters with the needs of the customers.

  • Work with the warehouse personnel, where appropriate, on inventory accuracy issues and urgent execution requests.

  • Identify opportunities to improve the overall supply chain performance within the areas of Inventory Control and PFGs and follow up with tools, recommendations, and process improvements.

  • Use the SAP system to execute purchase orders to PFG (Purchased Finish Goods) suppliers to target levels.

  • Work with supplier network on supplier performance to support the overall service requirements.

  • Utilize a supplier scorecard to track supplier performance for critical suppliers.

Qualifications:

  • A Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, IT, Engineering, Operations, or Supply Chain is required.

  • Strong Microsoft Excel and Access skills.

  • A proven track record for improving processes and delivering results is required.

  • 1 year of SAP execution experience, or an eager and quick learner.

  • APICS certification a plus.

ABOUT US:

Here at PPG we make it happen, and we seek candidates of the highest integrity and professionalism who share our values, with the commitment and drive to strive today to do better than yesterday - everyday.

PPG: WE PROTECT AND BEAUTIFY THE WORLD

Through leadership in innovation, sustainability and color, PPG helps customers in industrial, transportation, consumer products, and construction markets and aftermarkets to enhance more surfaces in more ways than does any other company. To learn more, visit www.ppg.com and follow @ PPG on Twitter.

The PPG Way

Every single day at PPG:

We partner with customers to create mutual value.

We are insightful, dedicated and proactive. We have intimate knowledge of the market and our customers. We focus on practical solutions that make a difference.

We are "One PPG" to the world.

We are better and stronger together. We leverage our scale to reach new markets and introduce innovative technologies as we differentiate and disrupt our markets.

We trust our people every day, in every way.

We enable and empower our people to make the right decisions. We are inclusive, transparent and respectful. Our feedback is clear and actionable.

We make it happen.

We have a passion for winning. We achieve. We deliver with discipline and integrity. We bring our best energy to our work. We decide and act intelligently and quickly.

We run it like we own it.

We respect one another by being responsible and accountable. We always act in the best interest of our company, customers, shareholders and our communities.

We do better today than yesterday - everyday.

We continuously learn. We develop our people to grow our businesses.

PPG Way: (Click here to learn more about the PPG Way)

PPG vision: http://corporate.ppg.com/Our-Company/PPG-Vision.aspx

We are One PPG: http://one.ppg.com/

PPG provides equal opportunity to all candidates and employees. We offer an opportunity to grow and develop your career in an environment that provides a fulfilling workplace for employees, creates an environment for continuous learning, and embraces the ideas and diversity of others. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, pregnancy, race, color, creed, religion, national origin, age, disability status, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression. If you need assistance to complete your application due to a disability, please email recruiting@ppg.com.

PPG values your feedback on our recruiting process. We encourage you to visit Glassdoor.com and provide feedback on the process, so that we can do better today than yesterday.

Benefits will be discussed with you by your recruiter during the hiring process.

Pay Transparency poster: https://www.dol.gov/sites/dolgov/files/ofccp/pdf/pay-transp_ English_formattedESQA508c.pdf

EEO is the Law: https://www.eeoc.gov/sites/default/files/migrated_files/employers/eeoc_self_print_poster.pdf

EEO is the Law Supplement: http://www.eeoc.gov/sites/default/files/migrated_files/employers/eeoc_gina_supplement.pdf

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