Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. Sunnyvale , CA 94085
Posted 2 months ago
The Inventory Control Analyst will be an essential position in implementing, and monitoring procedures to ensure that the proper inventory is in all warehouse locations. The position will assist management in the development and implementation of a formal program to audit all areas related to inventory movement of integrity and accuracy. This individual will lead the cycle counts in a program to identify and eliminate any problems found in daily cycle counts. Will assist branch warehouses with their inventory control procedures.
Develop, implement, and monitor all key functions related to inventory transactions to assure that they are accurate and timely.
Coordinate a cycle count program in a perpetual inventory environment.
Coordinate the cycle count progress and results to identify necessary recounts and processes to be monitored and provide regular reports on the results.
Perform thorough research and document inventory discrepancies using all available resources to identify root causes and supply possible solutions.
Work with key personnel to effectively implement process improvements to operational procedures in an effort to proactively optimize overall location and item level accuracy and maintain the highest possible productivity levels.
Coordinate the efforts of the cycle counts in an effort to identify and correct discrepancies on items at the location level as needed.
Will monitor warehouse and store transfers for accuracy and cost effectiveness as directed by Purchasing and Distribution Management.
Troubleshoots receiving and accounting problems from time of receipt.
Non-Negotiable Hiring Criteria:
High school diploma or GED required.
Bachelor's degree in Inventory Management, Material Planning or related field from an accredited institution desired/preferred.
1+ years experience in an inventory planning or related function.
APICS certification preferred.
A combination of job related experience and ongoing educational progress may be considered in lieu of a B.S. degree.
Working knowledge and understanding of Microsoft Navision
Intermediate Excel & MS Word
Experience with report writing database tools a plus
Proven problem-solving abilities and analytical skills
Effective organizational and interpersonal skills
Strong attention to detail and follow-through skills
Must have the ability to work independently
Must have excellent mathematical skills
Ability to lift up to 50lbs
Will be required to perform other duties as requested, directed or assigned.
Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc.