BELLWOOD-Inventory Control Supervisor

Ferrara Candy Company

Job Description
Job Location: Bellwood Want to make an impact? Ways you will make a difference * Manage the inventory team as their direct supervisor, and provide oversight on * Perform, audit and analyze cycle counts of all raw material items on a daily basis. * Perform, audit and analyze cycle counts of all packaging material items, finished, and semi-finished goods locations in the warehouse on a daily basis. * Assists in developing processes, procedures and support training to ensure inventory and ERP programs are consistent. * Provides feedback to management on accuracy levels, procedure problems, and recommends corrective actions. * Provide oversight on all inventory adjustments resulting from cycle counting activities. * Maintain and support daily tracking of poundage throughout the process. * Maintain files for all items that are cycle counted and track adjustment trends over time. * Research Bills of Material for possible errors that are causing repeated adjustments. * Ensure that items are kept in their proper locations and labeled properly. * Use the plant schedule to plan cycle counts for items not being used in the process. * Research root cause of COGI errors and implement corrective actions to minimize discrepancies. * Provide oversight to ensure the close and TECO of orders in a timely manner as part of the order/variance reconciliation process. * Monitor, analyze and plan outbound transportation via reporting and throughput projections. * Ensures adherence to all company policies and procedures. Skills that will make you successful * Proficiency with ERP Systems (SAP preferred) * Planning and Organizing * Problem Solving * Process Implementation/Improvement * Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite Experiences that will support your success * Bachelor's degree, or equivalent experience * Minimum 3-5 years' experience preferred Our diverse portfolio of nearly 35 brands includes SweeTARTS, Trolli, BRACH'S, Black Forest and NERDS, along with iconic favorites like Lemonhead, Red Hots and Now and Later. Ferrara also manages the Keebler and Famous Amos businesses for The Ferrero Group. Headquartered inChicago, Ferrara has an operational network of 20 locations inNorth Americathat includes manufacturing, distribution and R&D facilities. Learn more at EQUAL OPPORTUNITY We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. In order to provide equal employment and advancement opportunities to all qualified applicants and employees, employment decisions and opportunities at Ferrara will be based on merit, qualifications, and abilities, without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, marital or civil union status, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, military or veteran status, disability, handicap, genetic information, pregnancy (childbirth or related medical condition), or on any other basis prohibited by law. This policy governs all aspects of employment, including selection, job assignment, compensation, discipline, termination, and access to benefits and training.