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Inventory Analyst Job at Polytainers – in Toronto, ON

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Toronto, ON, Canada Req #136

Thursday, July 22, 2021


Job Title: Inventory Analyst

Department: Warehouse

Supervisor: Warehouse Manager

POSITION SUMMARY:
Reporting to the Warehouse Manager, the Inventory Control Analyst is responsible to coordinate and perform daily cycle counts, monitor and report inventory accuracy, record and maintain pallet inventories

POSITION RESPONSIBILITES:
Perform daily Inventory cycle counts and problem investigation as needed; ensuring inventory count procedures are as per corporate guidelines and using the LX system for molded and printed products, as well as IML and shrink sleeve.

Monitor and report inventory variance issues, document all inventory discrepancies and adjust records, obtaining the required approval, processing adjustments in the system and reporting inventory accuracy for the daily meeting.

Monitor and coordinate “balanced out” inventories (e.g. those items affected by changes in artwork design and changes in material or shape).

Use a problem solving method to determine root cause and prevent reoccurrence of inventory accuracy problems.

Maintain accurate Foot Prints and report any adjustments

Develop reports and procedures for inventory monitoring and control and partnering with IT to develop accurate inventory data collections reports

Perform User Acceptance testing for technology developments related to inventory data and systems

Analyse and process inventory obsolescence

Reports on non- moving, slow moving inventory and reviews inventory aging report, collaborating with other functional teams to insure that losses from obsolescence are minimised

Monitors Intercompany transfers on weekly basis and resolves discrepancies

Collaborates inter-departmentally and across both the Toronto and Lee’s Summit sites to support continuous improvement in inventory control and analysis processes, developing ad-hoc reports as needed, and developing robust inventory control processes to support the cessation of physical counts.

Host physical count of inventory when deemed necessary.

Must follow food safety and cGMP processes and procedures – training is provided

SKILLS/EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
Educational Requirements: Post-secondary education, preferably in Inventory Control

Minimum Experience/Field: Minimum 2 years of inventory control experience in a fast paced, high volume lean manufacturing environment. Experience in plastics and/or food packaging industry preferred

Courses Required:
Computer Skills: Good PC skills including working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications and strong excel skills

Communication Skills: Proven track record working with people and problem resolution and strong interpersonal, collaboration skills

Additional Education/Experience/Skills: Solid analytical ability and detail-orientation with a bias for action and proven ability to deliver results. Good understanding of lean concepts and MRP systems

CORE COMPETENCIES FOR THIS POSITION:
Analytically inclined with a positive can-do attitude

Reliable and trustworthy with a strong work ethic, which is demonstrated in your past behaviours

Flexible and able to adapt to and work effectively within a variety of situations & with various individuals and groups.

Consistently uses good judgement while decision making, analyses problems from different angles to seek alternatives before determining best solutions

Demonstrates a strong sense of urgency, assuming responsibility without being asked in order to achieve results

Maintain an effective relationship with internal and external partners by meeting expectations, gaining trust and respect and

upholding a customer focused culture

Polytainers is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. Polytainers is committed to diversity and inclusivity in employment and welcomes applications from qualified individuals of diverse backgrounds. Polytainers is also committed to providing accommodations for people with disabilities. If you require an accommodation, we will work with you to meet your needs.

Polytainers is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. Polytainers is committed to diversity and inclusivity in employment and welcomes applications from qualified individuals of diverse backgrounds. Polytainers is also committed to providing accommodations for people with disabilities. If you require an accommodation, we will work with you to meet your needs.

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Company Location:  Toronto, ON

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