Aerotek Analyst in Maryland Heights, Missouri
Lead and manage overall financial transactional inventory processes for North America, including, but not limited to month-end inventory close processes.
Manages inventory tracking system and monitoring KPIs that meet business goals.
Prepare and evaluate inventory journals as well as balance sheet reconciliations when needed.
Prepare weekly / monthly inventory reconciliations for all 3PL locations with cross functional teams as necessary.
Review inventory movements ensuring all transactions are being recorded properly.
Work directly with Supply Chain and Operations to ensure end-to-end process is developed, strengthened and identify efficiencies.
Communicates with Cross-Functional teams to meet business goals and address inefficiencies.
Proposes strategies to reduce costs and improve procedures to control inventory of finished products as well as raw materials.
Reports on inventory levels, procedural efficiency, and personnel issues to upper management.
Partner with Operations to ensure strong controls are established and are monitored for accurate costing on all products.
Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.
Liaison with external auditors for year-end activities.
Additional Skills & Qualifications:
Bachelor’s or Associate’s degree in business, logistics, systems engineering, supply chain management or similar
Minimum of five years of experience in a similar role
Expert Excel user (VBA, pivot tables, etc.)
Experience working with inventory management software and forecasting strategies
Experience in using an ERP system
Experience conducting tracking and data analysis
Product and inventory management certification a plus
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