The Inventory Control Associate optimizes inventory accuracy through continuous process improvement, measurement and execution.


  • Performs cycle counts of, merchandise, or supplies in stock and posts total to inventory records, either manually or using a computer.
  • Follows & maintains cycle count schedule minimal; direct supervision.
  • Compare inventories to office records or computes figures from records such as sales orders, production records or PO’s to obtain current inventory.
  • Verifies clerical computations against physical count of stock and adjust errors in computation or count, or investigates and reports reasons for discrepancies
  • Assists in researching and resolving inventory discrepancies. Tracks scrap product.
  • Compiles information on receipt or disbursement of material, merchandise, and computes inventory balance.
  • Prepares reports such as inventory balance and shortages.
  • Prepares a list of depleted items and recommends survey of defective or unusable items.
  • Reviews credits and invoices as needed.
  • Researches negative inventory values.
  • Researches inventory discrepancies with the assistance of department and receiving managers
  • Continuously communicates with department, store and managers regarding count accuracy.
  • Maintains shrink at or below company standard.
  • Assists locations with annual physical inventories.
  • Communicates information and responds to questions in person to person and small group situations with customers, clients, and other employees of the organization.
  • Maintains confidentiality and uses discretion with business information.
  • Performs additional duties as assigned.
  • Attends safety meetings regularly.
  • Exhibits Brand Behaviors consistently.


  • Ability to self-manage daily work
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to make decisions with minimal supervision
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to multi-task, while planning the time, method, manner and/or performance sequence of own work
  • Ability to read and understand documents such as policy manuals, safety rules, operating instructions, and procedure manuals.
  • Strong math skills
  • Proficient with MS Office (esp. Word, Excel and Outlook) required
  • Strong analytical and organizational skills with the ability to collect and synthesize significant amounts of raw data, and compile with attention to detail and accuracy and simplicity of presentation
  • Ability and willingness to complete some moderately repetitive tasks
  • Professional presentation and demeanor


  • Equivalent of four years of high school required
  • 1-2 years of related experience in compiling and maintaining records of quality, type, value of material, equipment, merchandise, and supplies stocked in warehouse, yard and outdoor lumber yard locations preferred.
  • 3-5 years of inventory control experience required.
  • Management of processes in a heavy sku environment required
  • Experience with logistics and distribution highly desired

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