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Inventory Technician

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Date: Jan 23, 2023

Location: Neenah, WI, US, 54957

Company: J. J. Keller & Associates, Inc.

Requisition #: 18278
Functional Area:  Logistics; Distribution
Employment Type:  Full-Time
Work Options:  In Office / Partial Remote from Neenah/Appleton/Oshkosh area
Work Hours:  Standard Business Hours

 

Position Summary

The purpose of the Inventory Planner is to determine product reorder levels which will ensure product availability and minimize inventory costs while communicating regularly between Marketing, Sales, Distribution, and other areas of the company.  This position will also assist with maintaining accurate inventory records.

Benefits & Perks

  • Annual Reviews, Quarterly Bonus Program
  • Medical / Dental / Vision Insurance
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • 401(k) with Employer Match & Annual Profit Sharing
  • 17 Days Paid Time Off (PTO) + 8 Paid Company Holidays + 1 Paid Floating Holiday 
  • Free On-Site Fitness Center, Free Wellness Clinic and Cafe 

Job Responsibilities

  • Establishes reorder points by SKU for stock products by evaluating production speed and product demand. 
  • Processes product orders through internal Manufacturing or vendors to maintain appropriate inventory levels. 
  • Works with Marketing and Sales to establish forecasts for select products and maintains product acquisition planning schedules. Works with suppliers to improve product lead time.  
  • Manages inventory levels for e-comm warehouses.
  • Works with business analysts to expand and improve the MRP process. Establishes and monitors metrics for suppliers such as on-time deliveries and costs. 
  • Audits inventory cycle counts and resolves discrepancies. Identifies and implements process improvements to ensure accurate record-keeping. 

Qualifications

Education:

  • High School Graduate or General Education Degree (GED)
  • Bachelor's Degree in Supply Chain or Business related field preferred.

Experience:

  • Prior experience in inventory planning desired
  • ERP experience preferred.

Other Skills/Qualifications:

  • Must be proficient in the use of a PC and MS Office Suite, with advanced Excel skills.
  • Quality minded and detail oriented.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
  • Strong number acquity.
  • Knowledge of MRP. 

Physical Requirements

Work is performed primarily in a standard office environment. Work involves operation of personal computer equipment for extended periods of time. Occasional travel to offsite offices or customer sites may also be required, depending on assignment.

 

Other Information

 

At J. J. Keller, we are Difference Makers because the work we do truly matters. We protect people’s lives every day. In fact, more than 90% of Fortune® 1000 companies rely on J. J. Keller to help create safe work environments. View our CAREERS video to learn more about being a Difference Maker at J. J. Keller and click here to learn what our associates have to say about life as an associate at J.J. Keller. 

Thank you for your interest in career opportunities with J. J. Keller & Associates, Inc.!  If you experience system-related issues or need assistance with the online application, please call (920) 720-7700.

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J. J. Keller & Associates, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.


Nearest Major Market: Oshkosh
Nearest Secondary Market: Appleton

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