Inventory Analyst ~ $40k-$45k in Columbus, OH at Vaco

Date Posted: 11/6/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

At Vaco, we connect professionals with excellent career growth opportunities! Our recruiters help you get the advantage over your competition through our direct access to HR departments and hiring managers. We currently have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Inventory Analyst. Apply with Vaco, and we will advocate on your behalf! We will promote your strengths and help prepare you for your interview by supplying you with key information about our client.

Our recruiters will be able to provide great insight about trends in the market - keeping you up to date on compensation expectations, company culture and growth opportunities.

As an Inventory Analyst, you will be responsible for evaluating, planning, and monitoring specific inventory levels to meet demand forecast.

Responsibilities of the Inventory Analyst role include:

  • Analyzing demands daily/weekly/monthly to identify procurement requirements.
  • Reviewing product/category lifecycles for proper sourcing and exiting strategies.
  • Monitoring order status, stock outages, inventory turns, forecast, and inventory stocking levels for sales staff and others.
  • Analyzing inventory to rebalance stock levels.
  • Maintaining accurate inventory data including new inventory item set-up, product codes, product names, authorized substitutes, and stocking levels for supply planning and inventory management.

Job Requirements

As an Inventory Analyst, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies: • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience • 1 to 3 years of experience in inventory management or forecasting • Extensive knowledge of Microsoft Excel and Access • SAP experience strongly recommended • Excellent written communication skills with ability to write in a clear and concise business manner