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Posted August 19th

Inventory Control Supervisor - 1st Shift - Joliet, IL

Joliet, Illinois





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Posted August 19th

Inventory Control Supervisor - 1st Shift - Joliet, IL

Joliet, Illinois


Supply Chain/Logistics




Full Time

Job Overview:

As an Inventory Control Supervisor at UNFI, you will be responsible for supervising the inventory control functions of all outgoing and incoming products from the warehouse. In this role, you will be directly involved with dry goods, produce, and frozen foods. You will be leading a team to ensure storage and inventory controls are performed accurately as well as retaining and reviewing warehouse documents and reports. A candidate in this position will have strong communication, inventory experience and leadership skills to run an efficient team.

This position in located in Joliet, IL and reports to the Inventory Control Manager.

Job Responsibilities and Accountabilities:
  • Ensures adequate inventory of materials and products in accordance with inventory cycles and organizational philosophy
  • Performs product slotting for optimal picking, while reviewing cube and storage types
  • Confirms dimensional data is correct for product storage
  • Ensures product dating is accurate and verified
  • Follows and adheres to all Sox audit compliance processes and procedures
  • Conducts daily inventory analysis to solve inventory problems
  • Administers inventory control procedures
  • Coordinates and manages daily physical cycle counts
  • Trains inventory team
  • Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals
  • Works closely with Special Projects Manager on inventory related projects such as Product Layout and other duties as assigned
  • Leads warehouse operations in accordance with established procedures and policies and keeps management informed of warehouse activities
  • Performs duties in accordance with Hazard Analysis Critical Control Points (HACCP) and Safe Quality Food (SQF) policies and procedures, as appropriate for location

Job Requirements:
  • Must be able to work 6:30AM - 3:30PM
    • Monday through Friday; weekend days as needed
  • Proficient with Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Good working knowledge of inventory control practices and materials management
  • Basic knowledge of purchasing and inventory procedures and policies
  • Understanding of required computer applications
  • Excellent leadership abilities
  • Able to organize, coordinate, and direct team activities
  • Strong problem solving skills
  • Able to use all related maintenance equipment and computer applications

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. UNFI is an Equal Opportunity employer committed to creating an inclusive and respectful environment for all. - M/F/Veteran/Disability. VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

Additional Information
  • Schedule: Full-time
Joliet, Illinois