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Inventory Management Specialists make sure manufacturing units are stocked with the right quantity of supplies. Typical duties listed on an Inventory Management Specialist resume include overseeing shipments, monitoring physical inventories, updating records, and discovering inconsistencies. Based on our collection of resume samples, the ideal candidate should demonstrate attention to details, multitasking, problem-solving orientation, the ability to operate forklifts, communication, and computer competencies. Successful candidates hold at least an Associate's Degree in supply chain management or a similar field.

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1

Inventory Management Specialist/assistant Manager

Responsible for managing 6,000 + SKUs of inventory for high volume jewelry store.

  • Conduct physical count of each item two times per day and record results in company database.
  • Train all employees to check in, catalog and correctly ship high value merchandise in an effort to insure accurate inventory counts.
  • Reconcile store inventory counts with home office records twice per year.
  • Actively contributed to the store's number three ranking within district for minimizing shrinkage to less than 0.1%.
  • Instrumental contributor to the increased sales production of $685 thousand for the retail store
Candidate Info
27
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
Career And Leadership
2

Inventory Management Specialist

Responsible for inventory control and accuracy of 38 stores in region

  • Performed monthly quality compliance audits
  • Part of team that lead region to #1 rank in company on Inventory Management metrics
  • Created and maintained a strategically aligned schedule
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Business
3

Inventory Management Specialist

Processed customer requirements, including managing local manufacture and local purchase maintenance requests, MICAPS (Mission Incapable Supply), and emergency related issues.

  • Reviewed and edited orders, determined availability of requested items and associated replacements/substitutes, and coordinated shipment information.
  • Responded to emergency supply assistance requests and provided customers with timely data on specific items, including price, product uses, technical specifications, quality, and warranty information.
  • Performed inventory reconciliation by investigating and resolving discrepancies, initiating inventory comparisons, making recommendations in denials and cancellations, and following up on redistribution orders.
  • Reduced back orders by 30% in conjunction with team; processed and expedited priority back orders.
  • Fielded questions and issues for distribution centers, supply centers, and customers worldwide regarding items managed by DLA; collaborated with customers to identify upcoming needs and changes to their supply requirements.
  • Supported growth and enrichment of Demand Plan by combining elements of statistical forecasts, collaborative demand plans, and product demand intelligence; analyzed and adjusted historical demand data used for statistical forecasting.
  • Identified and corrected root cause of stock outages using several COPA reports.
  • Participated in material management meetings, offering information on processing of depot support managed items.
Candidate Info
25
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
AA
Arts / Business
4

Purchasing and Inventory Management Specialist/cost Analyst

  • Responsible for the procurement of all envelopes, paper, machine and production supplies in support of a Merrill Lynch Print/ Mail Operation that printed 412 million forms and mailed 76 million envelopes in 2010.
  • Managed entire warehouse inventory of all envelopes, paper, machine and production supplies - annual expense budget of $8M. Analyzed and tracked usage to ensure sufficient production inventory levels.
  • Negotiated supplier pricing, monitored supplier performance and resolved local supplier contract issues.
  • Issued and approved all supplier purchase orders and validated and approved all supplier invoicing.
  • Analyzed and monitored all postage meter and permit account expenditures associated with a $60M annual postal operating budget for Merrill Lynch client statement mailings.
  • Acted as Merrill Lynch liaison to numerous service providers (i.e., envelope/ paper suppliers, USPS, presort and foreign mailers).
  • Responsible for the financial aspects, quality and impact of all Merrill Lynch client mailings.
Candidate Info
25
years in
workforce
11
years
at this job
Numerous Bank Of America
5

Inventory Management Specialist

  • Provided logistic support for vacating and closing of the Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Washington D.C. NW as a part of the Base Realignment and Closure Act
  • Conducted serialized inventories of computers, servers, and medical related equipment for the transfer of property to various installations around the nation
  • Responsible for palletizing identified equipment and organizing pallets in a way that ensures effective flow of traffic on the loading dock
  • Assisted in the completion of government forms DD 1149, DD 3161, and DD 1348 to properly identify nomenclature, shipper, receiver, and cost of the item(s) being transferred
  • Demonstrated proficiency in the use of electric and manual pallet jacks in an effort to effectively maneuver large, heavy, and awkward items throughout the hospital and onto the loading dock for shipment
  • Ensured all property is accurately identified, tagged, and all documentation approved prior to transfer or final disposition
  • Mission accomplished of clearing the Property Book Officer of responsibility of all assets totaling in excess of $200 million
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
5
months
at this job
AS
Criminal Justice
MA
Automotive Engine Maintenance & Repair
6

Material Handler, Inventory Management Specialist

  • Provided on-site management and supervision for barcoding, asset tracking and material organization for items destined to the Tricare Defense Health Headquarters (DHHQ) facility located at 7700 Arlington, Falls Church, VA under the Base Realignment and Consolidation (BRAC) Act of 2005.
  • Collected and composed separate categories of furniture, electronic equipment and computerized assets.
  • Gathered, segregated and initiated formalized documentation at originating sites, then earmarked material for retention or disposal at the Defense Reutilization Management Office (DRMO).
  • Developed an effective barcode scanning operation which ensured accurate identification and accounting.
  • Developed and submitted specified reports detailing client retrieval assets at Tricare/BRAC DHHQ.
  • Supervised delivery of new furniture and equipment and asset tagged items at the DHHQ destination site.
Candidate Info
48
years in
workforce
6
months
at this job
Associate Of Science
7

Logistics/ Inventory Management Specialist

Logistical executive lead for Project Manager Night Vision/Reconnaissance, Surveillance, and Target Acquisition (PM NV/RSTA) deployed throughout Afghanistan in support of combat operations for Base Expeditionary Targeting and Surveillance Systems-Combined (BETSS-C) C4ISR and Full Motion Video (FMV) C5ISR.

  • Formulated inventory management fielding operation plans and strategies within the CENTCOM Area of Responsibility (AOR) that increased mobility and levels of readiness of multi-million dollar defense systems within theatre.
  • Prepared and presented a regularity of IT strategic planning briefings, reports, analysis and recommendations to higher level commands (USMC G3, G6, G4; NATO, and Force Protection) to assist in the formulation of decisions regarding long-and short-range logistics program planning and execution.
  • Coordinated the acquisitions, logistics, fielding, and sustainment activities with senior-level governmental and non/governmental leaders and contractors to ensure overall management and analysis of supply program.
  • Managed and ensured the fielding of Force Protection security technology equipment and electronic communication systems in excess of $1 billion within a challenging and diverse region through strategic logistical planning and coordination.
  • Awarded the [company name] Achievement Medal for Civilian Service in recognition for meritorious service while serving as Lead Logistician for PM/NV RSTA, Base Expeditionary Targeting and Surveillance Systems-Combined (BETSS-C) Fielding Operations.
  • Researched and re-engineered logistical planning methods, procedures and practices and established highly functional and feasible logistical movement procedures within the USMC's Area of Operation (AO) that lead to efficient rapid acquisition and fielding of FMV equipment.
  • Ensured the successful 100% Property Book (PB) accountability of $600 million in BETSS-C/FMV equipment through the proficient administration of direct and up to date Integrated Logistics Support (ILS) documentation.
  • Proactively identified potential support problems and design deficiencies within the FMV logistics support system that were inhibiting effective transportation of product to the warfighter within the RC-SW region AO.
Candidate Info
17
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BA
Communications
8

Inventory Management Specialist

Provided customer service in a variety of ways, assisting in both front of house, and in the back room.

  • Trained cash controller with transactions equating to thousands of dollars of inventory per day, and minimal loss.
  • Maintained accurate flow of inventory from the backroom to the floor.
  • Managed seasonal layaway program, ensuring proper storage of merchandise throughout the duration of the program.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
AA
History
9

Lead Inventory Management Specialist

  • Supervised and evaluated daily associates assignments for [company name] for replenishment of supplies for Military Bases throughout the Southeast Region
  • Prepared negotiations of sales and cost prices for various supplies to be ordered for Military Bases missions.
  • Ordered and monitored 2500 line items with value of 3.5 million per year.
  • Prepared monthly and quarterly presentations for budget meetings, vendors’ conferences, military partnership annual seminars.
  • Administrative duties performed time cards, memorandums, emails, information liaison for Regional Office.
Candidate Info
36
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
10

Inventory Management Specialist - Lucas Arts

Manage purchase and inventory transactions worldwide for Lucas' video gaming division.

  • Analyze forecast data and sales trends to make inventory purchases averaging over $30 million per year.
  • Oversee the domestic supply chain process from order inception to over 6 million packaged, shippable video games annually.
  • Lead weekly sales and inventory forecast meetings.
  • Handle placement of all orders for European distributor, including providing daily reporting and customer service.
  • Responsible for monthly and fiscal year-end inventory reconciliation and audit preparation.
  • During my two year tenure, out of stock orders decreased more than 20% over the prior two years, resulting in $75,000 of additional sales.
Candidate Info
33
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
BS
Business Administration

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