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Director, Inventory Control

Company: Teknor Apex Company
Location: Pawtucket
Posted on: June 6, 2021

Job Description:

The Director, Inventory Control is a crucial position in the organization that is responsible for directing the company's inventory control and inventory record accuracy programs that include the execution of inventory management strategy. This position is responsible for overseeing all shipping and receiving operations. The Director, Inventory Control responsibilities include managing, controlling and monitoring the activities related to inventory management in support of Business Unit strategy.

This position must interact with employees involved in various functions like material planning, warehousing, inventory control, master scheduling, receiving and shipping, etc., ensuring compliance with all the needs of the internal as well as external customers in support of the BUs strategy.


  • Direct and manage the tasks related to inventory management.
  • Accountable for coordinating and planning the production control, inventory management, scheduling and material planning for the organization's BUs.
  • Manage and oversee the Demand Planning team, responsible for S&OP facilitation, F/C control, and execution.
  • Manage the inventory levels for finished goods and collaborate with Buyer/Planners on inventory levels of raw materials. Must verify, track and report on inventory.
  • Coordinate and direct the activities related with keeping accurate records on outgoing shipments and preparing the items so that they can be shipped.
  • Use discretion and independent judgment for directing the activities of inventory matters.
  • Provide the necessary leadership that is associated with building as well as maintaining a strong inventory management workforce aligned with BU strategy
  • Execute the strategic inventory plan and to manage and supervise the processes developed by the material management department to align with the corporate objectives
  • Lead the organization's inventory related teams and provide leadership for training and development of departmental personnel
  • Maintain inventory as required by the sales and operations planning process, customer requirements, production schedules and corporate inventory management objectives
  • Other duties as assigned
  • Maintain compliance with all company policies and procedures

Education and/or Work Experience Requirements:

  • Knowledge of computers with some certification in the relevant technical field will prove to be helpful
  • 2-3 years of supervisory experience is a plus
  • Four-year college degree, or equivalent experience, is required, along with a commitment to ongoing professional education.
  • Professional designations, such as APICS certifications in Purchasing or Supply Chain Management are a plus.
  • Position has responsibility and authority for the direction of Demand Planning professionals in the organization.

Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to safely and successfully perform the essential job functions consistent with the ADA, FMLA and other federal, state and local standards, including meeting qualitative and/or quantitative productivity standards.
  • Ability to maintain regular, punctual attendance consistent with the ADA, FMLA and other federal, state and local standards
  • Must be able to talk, listen and speak clearly on telephone

Keywords: Teknor Apex Company, Pawtucket , Director, Inventory Control, Other , Pawtucket, Rhode Island

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