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Inventory Analyst

Date:  Nov 18, 2021

Port Washington, NY, US, 11050

Global Industrial

Corporate Overview

For over 70 years Global Industrial has been an industry leader providing private label and brand name industrial equipment and supplies to businesses throughout North America.

We carry over one million industrial, material handling and business products that are sold through our website, corporate sales people and full color catalogs. We are constantly increasing our product offerings to meet the diverse and changing needs of our customers. Our customers include small to large corporations, institutions, government agencies and consumers across North America.

Key Responsibilities

  • Responsible for reviewing inventory levels and executing purchase orders for assigned SKUs using a cloud-based replenishment software.
  • Review and adjusts forecasts based on demand trends and history.
  • Manage the entire supply chain process for assigned SKUs from purchase order creation until fully received in the warehouses.
  • Collaborate with Demand Planners and Marketing to develop plans for promotions, price changes, and seasonality.
  • Lead inventory management focused projects to provide support to the Sales team using Supply Chain Analytics in an effort to grow current/prospective customer accounts.
  • Work with warehouse operations teams to root cause inventory discrepancies across the distribution network.  
  • Coordinate returns with suppliers for slow moving SKUs to reduce excess inventory levels and improve turns.
  • Coordinate promotional initiatives with Marketing to expedite the depletion of discontinued and slow-moving SKUs
  • Develop process improvement plans across the operations teams to enhance the inventory management and purchasing efficiency. 
  • Works cross functionally with Product Managers and Vendor Compliance to strategize and resolve supplier issues relating to on-time shipping, responsiveness, and quality. 
  • Participate in company wide projects focused on operational excellence and customer satisfaction.


Competencies and skills

  • Bachelors degree in Supply Chain Management, Business Administration, Marketing, Finance, or a related field.
  • Experience with a planning/replenishment software – Blue Ridge, JDA, SAP, Relex, Oracle, etc.
  • Advanced analytical capabilities in Excel.
  • Time management and problem-solving skills.
  • Multi-tasking skills and excellent attention to detail

EEO/AA Statement

Global Industrial provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Nearest Major Market: Long Island
Nearest Secondary Market: New York City

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