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Posted October 16th

Inventory Control Associate - Mon-Fri 4:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Employer

UNFI

Industry

Distributor

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Posted October 16th

Inventory Control Associate - Mon-Fri 4:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Function

Supply Chain/Logistics

Experience

Other

Type

Full Time

UNFI has been deemed critical business/essential personnel and will remain open despite COVID-19.

Company Overview:

UNFI is North America's premier food wholesaler delivering the widest variety of products to customer locations throughout North America including natural product superstores, independent retailers, conventional supermarket chains, ecommerce retailers, and food service customers

POSITION PURPOSE:

Responsible for tracking inventory and maintaining accurate inventory records and able to research any discrepancies. Display a strong understanding of the equipment he/she uses, the location of product, and the lay-out of the warehouse, slot location, lost sales, miss-picks, pack size and all other applicable product information.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND BASIC DUTIES:

  • Monitors product velocity and tracks lost sales and in-house damages.
  • Researches inventory adjustments and maintain high service levels (low out of stock).
  • Initiates date checks, periodic cycle counts ( 3 months in grocery and repack and every 3-4 weeks in cooler/freezer) as well as quality checks.
  • Researches miss-slots and quality issues, verifies pick slots and back stock verification.
  • Processes return to vendor requests.
  • Basic slotting.
  • Alerts management of potential safety problems or violations.
  • Tracks expiration dates (particularly cooler/freezer items).
  • Tracks food bank and salvaged product.
  • Perform duties in accordance with Hazard Analysis Critical Control Points (HACCP) and Safe Quality Food (SQF) policies and procedures, as appropriate for location.

QUALIFICATIONS:

EDUCATION/CERTIFICATION:

  • High School Diploma/GED Certification and/or equivalent related experience.

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE:

  • Understanding of Safety guidelines.
  • Strong knowledge of applicable Bakco functions and RF systems.
  • Understanding of applicable Bakco functions.
  • Understanding of all paperwork and reporting methods related to tracking inventory.
  • Have an understanding of procedures in other areas of the warehouse for a more global understanding of all processes.

EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

  • Capability of being licensed in operating powered industrial equipment
  • SKILLS/ABILITIES:
  • Strong communications skills; both written and oral applications.
  • Strong interpersonal skills; must be motivated and take initiative.
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with others.
  • Ability to be detail oriented and manage multiple tasks.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status. UNFI is an EO employer - M/F/Veteran/Disability. VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

Additional Information
  • Schedule: Full-time
Location
, Wisconsin