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Inventory Controllers are supply chain management specialists who make sure a company has the right amount of goods on stock. Based on our collection of resume samples, these professionals are responsible for maintaining inventory lists, checking staff reports, handling shipping orders, performing administrative tasks for managers, and identifying discrepancies between stocks and records. The ideal candidate should highlight in his or her resume qualifications like logistics or warehouse operations expertise, communication abilities, time management, accuracy, and computer competencies. Most Inventory Controllers hold an Associate's or Bachelor's Degree in business operations.

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1

Purchaser/inventory Controller/sales Associate

Procured supplies and maintained inventory levels according to company guidelines.

  • Prepared purchase orders and bid requests, reviewed orders to determine product types and quantities required to meet demand, arranged for processing and/or resale of products.
  • Handled key inventory tasks and monitored for inventory discrepancies, reviewed existing inventory control practices and revised as necessary.
  • Responsible for customer assistance, cash register operation, sales/monetary transactions, opening/closing procedures.
  • Maintain an inventory of 8000 line items to a level of 1.5% variance
  • Increase customer relations by lowering cost to consumer by 5%
Candidate Info
23
years in
workforce
9
months
at this job
Business/economics
2

Inventory Controller/stock Room Manager

Over 30 years' of experience in managing high volume product inventory. Cut company spending by 30% on in-stock, and usable inventory, by adding a consignment inventory on all allowable products.

  • Responsible for inventory management of over 2,000 line items of a net worth of $1.3 million
  • Enhanced inventory reporting process by generating reports, recording quantity, type and value of materials, equipment, and stock-on-hand
  • Developed and implemented operational procedures that improved efficiencies, and allowed operations budgets to come in below forecasts
  • Implemented new inventory methods to match the demands of manufacturing, and control costs
  • Purchased all inventory with the responsibility of keeping costs low by negotiating with different vendors
  • Maintained current inventory forecasting future needs through in depth documentation, and reporting using SAP enterprise resource planning software.
  • Prepared and analyzed financial inventory reports to review with management monthly
Candidate Info
36
years in
workforce
31
years
at this job
GED
GED
AS
Computer Information Technology
3

Inventory Controller

Oversaw $74m inventory for 5 Regional Offices and 130 Service Vans, in addition finished goods/raw materials for Production, Manufacturing and Warehouse. Utilized business metrics to meet inventory goals and support management decisions. Reported to the Master Scheduler.

  • Contributed to $60M inventory reduction, whilst maintaining on time deliveries for customers. Reviewed obsolete inventory categories and presented recommendations to Finance.
  • Reviewed schedules and production requirements for order fulfillment to utilize finished good products and reduce inventory costs.
  • Led the monthly process for updating 5 different Game Styles and 6 Inventory Categories, highlighted discrepancies and maintained in Oracle database.
  • Responsible for 1,500 ECOs (Engineering Change Orders), ensuring they meet serialization criteria, updated Oracle within tight deadlines to minimize repair costs.
  • Monitored $30M fixed assets in finished goods, liaised with Manufacturing/Production to maximize sales.
  • Managed supplier relationships and maximized sales opportunities for re-selling of refurbished gaming units.
  • Installed software for Production to conduct yearly physical inventory audits, all inventory transactions updated in Oracle database within 1-week deadline.
  • Produced and analyzed root cause of inventory metrics, reviewed at weekly meetings by Executive Director, Planning and Production teams.
Candidate Info
37
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
Electronics
4

Inventory Controller

Maintained inventory accuracy for over $80 million worth of material

  • Led plant's most successful Annual Physical Inventory (API); $91 million with a shrinkage of less than 0.01%
  • Drove plant to first ever API exemption, recording inventory accuracy levels above 98%
  • Developed standard processes (inter- and intra-department) to improve control, accountability, and accuracy of perpetual inventory
  • Completed Six Sigma training; first project led to $168,740 in savings
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Economics
5

Inventory Controller/purchasing Agent

Responsible for the control of inventory to manufacture egg incubation equipment (setters and hatchers)

  • Utilize Syteline MRP system to control in excess of 51,000 active components (31K+ Manufactured/20K+ Purchased)
  • Main buyer for $2.8 million metals account and $3.2 million plastics account
  • Purchase material and schedule inbound deliveries
  • Created and implemented procedures to increase inventory accuracy from 50% to 80% in five months.
  • Procedures implemented directly contributed to reducing on hand inventory from $3.5 million to $2.8 million.
  • Track and control defective material through the quality process up to and including return to vendor.
Candidate Info
20
years in
workforce
8
years
at this job
Education/awards
6

Inventory Controller

Responsible for inventories in all 13 - North America manufacturing facilities

  • Established new operational procedures in reporting of finish goods, WIP, Raw materials, and packaging.
  • Developed production audits for Bill of Material accuracy.
  • Improved inventory accuracy 3% within first year - 55% improvement in dollar value
  • Developed a training program for all inventory counters and auditors
  • Revamped inventory foot prints to all plants to maximize space and improve service levels
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Busineness Management
7

Inventory Controller/sales

Developed and managed the entire accounting process and system implementation of coil brokering sales division. Responsible for complete accounting function within the division including monthly financial statement preparation and reporting to corporate office. Prepared annual budgets, lean manufacturing and continuous improvement initiatives along with day to day accounting function.

  • Help in the development of new $20 Million Coil Sales division.
  • Developed, implemented and maintained responsibility over customer inventory sales and management program "Coilsource", which accounts for estimated $15 Million (75%) of annual sales.
  • Maintained A/R balance at 24 days: 0% in lost discounts.
  • Managed sales accounts with budget exceeding $4 Million annually.
  • Budget/Forecasting (Trends/seasonality/market price)
  • Contract negotiations - Quoting
  • Implemented computerized inventory and logistics tracking system that allowed daily reporting of inventory by stage of completion and tracking of scrap by process for both internal management and external customers.
Candidate Info
21
years in
workforce
8
years
at this job
BS
Business Management
MA
Accounting
8

Buyer/shipping & Receiving Mgr/inventory Controller

Performed sales and customer service duties.

  • Organized purchasing department, and developed purchasing program procedures and implementation.
  • Improved inventory turn level from 1.67 to 3.71 in 6 months and maintained at that level for over 4 years.
  • Implemented and maintained web site and on-line sales through e-mail.
  • Performed computer and network troubleshooting.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
9

Route Driver / Inventory Controller / Purchasing Agent

Purchased and managed frozen inventory for four jumbo freezers; net worth exceeding 10 million dollars.

  • Provided telephone sales to increase business revenue and fulfilled customer purchasing requests
  • Facilitated timely and accurate food deliveries to a vast customer population
  • Collaborated with management to provide vender selection, recipes and entertainment for two large open house functions
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
13
years
at this job
10

Purchasing Manager/ Lead Estimator/ Inventory Controller/ Facility Director

Directed all purchasing, contracting, inventory management, vendor negotiations and facility operations. Trained, mentored, and supervised personnel. Negotiated complex contracts, ensuring optimal terms. Sourced and procured all supplies and equipment. Educated staff about pricing changes, product substitutions, and promotions. Coordinated interdepartmental communications, collaborating closely with Accounts Payable, Sales, and other departments. Ensured that all deadlines were met. Maintained meticulous records. Approved invoices and overages; supervised vendors and resolved conflicts. Anticipated and fulfilled inventory demands. Researched and prepared proposal specifications; assisted in making competitive bids for high-level projects. Wrote and updated technical specifications, guaranteeing accuracy. Oversaw all aspects of commercial print production, from prepress to finish. Developed and implemented company policies and procedures in safety and plant operations.

  • Oversaw all purchasing functions for Content Critical ($75 million in annual sales).
  • Ensured unprecedented quality control - 100% record of on-time delivery and inventory preparedness.
  • Supervised relationships with over 200 leading suppliers and manufacturers.
  • Restructured shipping operations to reduce costs, monitor shipments and improve timely delivery of product to clients.
  • Managed all operations of 140,000 sq. foot printing plant, including HVAC, Fire & Safety compliance, permits, EPA/ OSHA guideline conformity, insurance evaluations, contracts, repairs, third-party contractors, hiring, personnel management, and day-to-day processes.
  • Reorganized warehouse and streamlined operations for greater efficiency; reduced costs.
  • Innovated volume discount procedure, increasing profits.
  • Empowered business development; closely tracked business drivers and implemented strategies to fully realize the same.
  • Spearheaded company-wide recycling program, reducing waste; directed safe disposal of hazardous materials.
Candidate Info
40
years in
workforce
17
years
at this job

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