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Supply Chain & Inventory Consultant - Contract - RAL - $60/hr in Raleigh, NC at Vaco

Date Posted: 5/15/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contractor
  • Location:
    Raleigh, NC
  • Job Type:
    Accounting
  • Experience:
    At least 5 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    5/15/2018
  • Job ID:
    51518k

Job Description

Our client needs support from a Supply Chain/Inventory Consulting standpoint.

Our client needs a short-term consultant (3-6 months) to implement an inventory system. The Company recently selected FishBowl as the inventory system, which is a software often bolted on to Quickbooks. Not complex, only one product, assumption is a couple month project. In addition to implementing the inventory system, this consultant will assist in establishing and monitoring inventory levels, optimizing inventory to support production and improving working capital. This individual will work directly with the CFO and the Director of Engineering and will work collaboratively with all parts of the organization from product development, engineering, manufacturing, marketing, sales, and customer service. Ability to be both self-motivated and a team player are critical.


Ideal candidates will have experience with FishBowl or implementing another inventory management system AND/OR have been heavily involved in the end to end supply chain and inventory management process.

MUST HAVE experience in a manufacturing environment.

Key responsibilities will potentially include-

  • Design, implement, and manage inventory database/system
  • Establish and maintain physical inventory programs
  • Collaborates with Sales and Customer Service departments to ensure their successful coordination with Distribution activities
Experience with an inventory management software required (either specific inventory management system OR ERP system where you heavily used inventory module).