Inventory Specialist

Houston, TX 77039

Posted: 09/13/2018 Employment Type: Temp To Hire Industry: Specific Job Number: 45505 Pay Rate: $20-$22

Inventory Lead

The Sr. Lead Person will have responsibility for the daily functions of the cycle count program, daily inventory reporting, shipping and supporting other inventory control functions as needed. This role will maintain required cycle counting activities, root cause analysis reporting as well as assist with physical inventory preparation and execution activities. Daily contact will be with materials planners, buyers, manufacturing, master scheduler, quality control, management staff and corporate personnel.

This role is a temp to hire, paying $20-$22/hr, depending on experience. Candidate MUST BE SHIFT FLEXIBLE and working hours are to be determined.


  • Maintain cycle count program and company Inventory Certification
  • Provide root cause analysis for cycle count adjustments for weekly reporting
  • Conduct random audits on inventory transactions and audit locations by zone
  • Assist with physical inventory preparation activities for all inventory stocking locations
  • Conduct department training as needed
  • Investigate aging inventory for disposition recommendations
  • Monitors sales order staged but not shipped (reserved/picked)
  • Assist with processing daily shipments
  • Act as liaison between Customer, Customer Service and Logistics to coordinate Customer pick
    up and deliveries
  • Update Oracle data for WIP supply types as needed
  • Other duties as assigned
  • Work overtime as required


  • Associate s degree in a related field OR relevant work experience including a minimum of 3 years
    in materials management environment (inventory control & warehousing)
  • Previous experience with cycle count programs and inventory investigation/root cause analysis
  • Effective communication skills: verbal and written
  • Knowledge of computer programs: Microsoft Office: advanced Excel, Word, Power Point, Outlook
  • Previous experience with operating system such as Oracle, SAP, JD Edwards, etc.
  • Ability to multi-task and react quickly to ever changing environment
  • Able to lift parts weighing in excess of 50 pounds (assistance when needed) and to work in
    bending, squatting and standing positions (includes working off ladders) for long periods of time
    (in excess of one hour)
  • Ability to pass forklift certifications and requirements to operate forklifts

Jenny Alvarez
Recruiter - Hablo Español

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