Inventory Auditor

Calera, Alabama, United States Full-time

Plantation Patterns, a division of NBGHome, is a manufacturer and distributor of high quality outdoor cushions and umbrellas in the United States. We are currently seeking an Inventory Auditor based in our Calera, AL distribution center to join our Inventory Control team.  This role is a first shift, non-exempt position reporting to the Planning Department with day-to-day work monitored by a team lead.

 

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:

As an Inventory Auditor, you will work within a dynamic and passionate team to achieve and maintain the goals of our inventory plan. This role will work with the team lead to perform and manage daily physical cycle counts; assist in training inventory team members; recognize and resolve quantity discrepancies and conduct daily inventory analysis to solve inventory problems. Relying on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals, you will assist the team in making inventory control processes/responsibilities more efficient.

At all times, you will support a safe, clean, organized, and accountable workplace.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Conducts cycle counts including researching and documenting inventory discrepancies to identify root causes and possible solutions.
  • Monitors and perfoms key functions related to inventory transactions to ensure accuracy and timeliness at all times.
  • Inspects product locations: ensures quantities are correct and items are in correct location.
  • Performs daily audits to ensure accuracy of received quantities.
  • Documents all errors found during any research pertaining to a SKU in question.
  • Completes all required paperwork/transactions accurately and within required deadlines.
  • Works safely at all times and complies with all established safety rules and guidelines including reporting noncompliance.
  • Communicates information related to daily work activity to team lead and supervisor.

ADDITIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Perform other duties as assigned.
  • Accepts special projects as assigned by supervisor.
  • Some limited travel may be required as needed.

 

Skills/Abilities Experience Requirements:

  • Highly organized with exceptional follow-through, time management, and multi-task abilities.
  • Strong verbal and written communications.
  • Basic computer and data entry skills.
  • Basic math skills.
  • Ability to read and understand measurements and tape measures.
  • Ability to operate a forklift; must be certified within three (3) months of hire.
  • Lifting and moving boxes will be required.
  • Team player that works well within a fast-paced, goal-driven environment.
  • Able to work independently with limited supervision as well in a team.
  • High School Diploma.
  • Two (2) years Inventory Control and warehouse experience..

If necessary, must be able to work overtime and weekends with little notice.