ValueVision Media (previously ShopNBC)

Inventory Control Manager

Bowling Green, KY - Bowling Green, KY 42101 US (Primary)
Jan 08, 2013
Apr 24, 2013
Management, Warehouse
Employment Status
Full Time

Position Overview:

Responsible for all areas of inventory control which include: Backorder process(hospital area)putaway of items hospital area. Receipts and shipments of inter-organizational transfer's, cycle count program and reporting of cycle count findings, monitoring daily, weekly and monthly reports. Responsible for inbound and outbound auditors.  Ensure each area works as a team with other areas in the facility to ensure work is completed on time within budgeted guidelines.

Success Attributes:

Team player, organized, flexible, good communicator, proactive, positive, forward thinking.

Essential Functions:

Principle Accountabilities & Authorities:

  • Hires, trains, and schedules personnel, while maintaining departmental budget.
  • Supervises personnel, including regular coaching, and administering corrective actions, and performance reviews.
  • Establishes priorities, and provides guidance to ensure all functions are performed effectively and safely.
  • Ensures that all work is completed on-time, consistently in a high quality manner and within budgeted guidelines.
  • Strong collaboration between several departments using both written and verbal communication.
  • Identifies and implements improvements to departmental processes; creates process flows and documentation.
  • Ensures that work areas are maintained and cleaned daily.
  • Ensures compliance with all company safety procedures, and provides support to other job functions as needed.
  • Coordination of cycle counts and physical inventories, to include preparation.
  • Research of problem SKUs.
  • Management of invoice backorders, mis-ships, auditors, samples sent and returned, re-sku, keying of product moves, and labeling.
  • Ensure work areas are maintained and cleaned daily.
  • Ensures support of all company safety procedures and encourages all fellow associates to do the same.
  • Ability to work with Finance department and 3rd party auditors to ensure strong controls are in place regarding inventory.
  • Provide input to annual budgeting process.
  • Manage department expenses to budget.
  • Manage staffing to meet forecasted and unforecasted needs.
  • Ensure all work is completed on time consistently in a high quality manner and within budgeted guidelines.
  • Gather, analyze, and report departmental statistical data.
  • Evaluate improvements to departmental processes and created process flows and documentation.
  • Recommend capital expenditures.
  • Mentoring, and developing team to create a strong succession plan.
  • Other Assigned Responsibilities/Development


Education:  Bachelor's degree (B.A.) or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Experience:  Three to five years inventory control management experience preferred.

Distribution experience preferred.