Nestle Inventory Control Specialist in Waverly, Iowa
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This person is responsible for overall general control of inventories in the factory & outside storage locations, to include but not limited to, reconciling physical locations. Verifies daily production runs by reconciling finished and raw/pack & halbs inventories. When needed, assigns locations for storing, transferring, requisitioning and shipping of ingredients, packing materials and finished goods. Utilizes Warehouse Management System to track, locate and transfer finished goods and raw materials. Communicates regularly with associates from Planning and other functions regarding inventory status and availability. Assists in taking physical inventories and cycle counts.
Perform Cycle Counts and follow up with investigations
Verify export products have the correct SKU quantities and destinations
Acts as the primary contact for changes in loads or destination
Participate in inventory reconciliation process
Primary contact for the return of export product
Schedule/monitor inbound material in conjunction with the plant’s production schedule.
Create transfers and allocate bays for products & perform consolidation of products
Assist in the performance of building Allergen Management Process
Performs additional duties assigned by Supervisor.
Reports to the Supervisor Production/Materials Scheduling; has the ability to work independently and under minimal supervision
Manage according to budget by ensuring accurate inventory and order selection, productivity of personnel, efficient utilization of space and equipment, and proper protection of stored materials and company assets.
REQUIREMENTS AND MINIMUM EDUCATION LEVEL:
Associates degree in Logistics, Supply Chain or related field or equivalent experience. SAP experience preferred.
1-2 years progressive experience in a manufacturing warehouse environment; experience in food processing highly preferred.
Previous project or supervisory leadership responsibilities preferred.
Firm understanding of manufacturing production and distribution processes
Communication skills (strong verbal and written required)
Troubleshooting / problem-solving (analytical) skills
Interpersonal skills (ability to effectively work with all levels from hourly to management).
Time management and multi-tasking skills
MS office capabilities
The Nestlé Companies are an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer seeking diversity in qualified applicants for employment. All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.
EOE M/F/D/V Nestle is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is looking for diversity in candidates for employment. All candidates must apply online at Nestlejobs.com