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Inventory Control Specialist
Ref No.: 18-03577
Location: Plainsboro, New Jersey
The Field Inventory Control Specialist is responsible for monitoring field inventory data, variance analyses, data review and reconciliation and ensuring the administration of Company policies and procedures for field inventory management.

Monitor interface error queues in the field inventory monitoring systems
Develop and maintain metrics reporting.
Develop and provide set utilization metrics and reporting
Monitor and resolve returns and disputes
Coordinate inventory adjustments, reserves, and write-off's with Finance and Supply Chain on a monthly basis
Collaborate with Field Sales to ensure field inventory policies are enforced; resolve issues related to lost, damaged, or expired field inventory; escalate issues as necessary.
Lead strategic analyses to support inventory reduction initiatives
Participate in continuous improvement projects
Perform inventory audit reconciliations, assist with physical audits and self reported audits
May include up to 50% travel to field locations to perform physical audits
Cross-train to serve as backup for other field inventory analysts
Performs other related duties as assigned

Basic requirements

BS, Supply Chain, Business, Finance or closely related discipline
1-2 years of experience in inventory management, supply chain, finance, or sales operations
Demonstrated analytical and problem solving skills
Experience with ERP systems, preferably Oracle
Demonstrated expertise with Microsoft Excel
Openness and ability up to 50% travel for field inventory audits

Preferred requirements

APICS certification a plus
Ability to identify issues and develop and implement solutions to meet departmental and Company goals
Outside-the-box thinking to develop solutions to problems; ability to present engage leadership
Proven ability to organize, analyze and present data and relate findings to business solutions.
Solid business acumen and effective