Inventory Control Lead ( 3rd Shift)
Princeton, New Jersey, United States

Job Summary

Occupation Transportation and Logistics
Specialty Inventory Control Manager
Location 19137, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Visa Sponsorship No

Job Description

Last Update: 1/07/23
SHIFT: 3rd Shift- day Sunday through Thursday (11pm to 7:30am)
PURPOSE OF THIS POSITION: This position will be responsible for the integrity and accuracy of all inventories by performing daily and weekly inventory tasks to ensure the precision of our perpetual inventory as well as all overseeing the department to ensure processes/procedures are being followed to achieve overall company goals.

Perform inventory count and cycle counting with the ability to analyze discrepancies and communicate to management any needed corrective action
Reconcile inventory with accuracy and maintain in an organized fashion
Research customer issues including, but not limited to shortages, overages and damages and recommend appropriate response
Communicate daily with other departments to ensure inventory related issues/problems are resolved timely
Provides recommendations for the maintenance of appropriate inventory levels or disposition of excess stock
Set up items and slots to ensure maximum efficiency for shipping and receiving.
Monitor warehouse management system(WMS System) for open invoices.
Track and report to management building capacity, building utilization, inventory accuracy and cycle count progress
Assist the inventory control team in attaining overall department goals
Provides leadership and support to all areas of inventory control and supply distributions
Trains new hires on WMS, inventory management, and other processes related to inventory
No direct reports, but indirectly monitoring/overseeing the inventory department.
Utilize necessary technology (e.g., RF gun) to select product.
Operate warehouse management system (WMS).
Audit pick/reserve slots and keep rotation of product accurate, as needed.
Ability to report accurate daily counts.
Must be able to lift 40 to 50 cases.
Reconcile reporting
Daily damage tracking by product.
Interfacing with managers & supervisors.
Able to work in a cooler and freezer.
Researches and resolves any discrepancies in reported vs. actual inventory stock. Investigate inventory discrepancies to determine root causes of inventory issues and implement corrective actions and/or coordinate the joint efforts of responsible parties as needed.
Other duties as assigned


High School diploma or GED Required
Must be 18 years of age or older
Ability to work extended hours and/or weekends and/or when needed
Intermediate level of Microsoft Excel knowledge is required
Previous Inventory experience is required
Prior stand-up and reach forklift experience required
2 years inventory reconciliation experience in a distribution center is preferred
Ability to read, comprehend and write simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos in English
Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to

internal/external customers Good knowledge and understanding of the English language, spelling and mathematics and use of computer programs such as Microsoft Excel and Word. Must be highly organized, pay close attention to details and proactively follow-up. * Ability to manage workload in a fast paced and high intensity work environment.

Must display professional maturity and have ability to support and interact with all levels of management.
Able to work under minimal supervision.
Ability to multitask on a day to day basis.
Ability to change focus of work seamlessly without loss of efficiency, and adapting to unexpected request.
Must meet minimum requirements on pre-employment testing, including physical ability tests.

Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $17.00 - $25.00 per hour

401(k) matching
Dental insurance
Flexible spending account
Health insurance
Health savings account
Paid time off
Tuition reimbursement
Vision insurance


12 hour shift
8 hour shift

Supplemental pay types:

Bonus pay

Application Question(s):

What is your desired hourly pay rate?


Inventory control: 3 years (Required)
Cycle Counting: 2 years (Required)
Warehouse: 1 year (Required)
Lead: 1 year (Preferred)

Work Location: One location