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Inventory and Logistics Manager

Company: Viken Detection
Location: Burlington
Posted on: January 27, 2023

Job Description:

Description: The Inventory and Logistics Manager will be responsible for all activities related to:

  • Inventory control,
  • Shipping & receiving,
  • 3rd party logistics, including Import/Export ComplianceThis is a highly visible position within the organization, interacting with all functions internally. The I&L Manager must be comfortable as the direct interface with suppliers and customers to ensure alignment and expectations are met. The I&L Manager will be responsible for developing and maintaining procedures and processes related to Shipping & receiving, Inventory control and Compliance with Import/Export law.Position Responsibilities:
    • Manage and develop team responsible for shipping, receiving and inventory control.
    • Within the function, effectively lead, develop, and enable the organization to achieve its production objectives.
    • Inventory management, including safe handling, storage, movement, and integrity of material.
    • Ensure system accuracy of all receiving, location-to-location, and shipping transactions.
    • Working with suppliers, customers, and 3PL providers to coordinate shipping, pick-ups, and direct-to-customer drop/ship.
    • Effectively respond to non-standard inquiries and requests while maintaining compliance to the formal process.
    • Take a lead role in development of a cycle count program and lead physical inventories, as needed.
    • Drive and track key metrics, as needed.Requirements:Qualifications:
      • Bachelor's Degree preferred, though relevant work experience with related training and/or professional qualifications will be considered.
      • Proven track record, with a minimum of 10 years working and 5 years supervising teams in an Inventory and Logistics environment.
      • Warehouse and stockroom layout design and implementation.
      • Extensive knowledge and experience of working with 3PL providers.
      • Kanban and VOMI programs.
      • FIFO material flow.
      • 5S practices.
      • Handling and transacting NCMR material.
      • Familiar with warehouse lifting and moving equipment.
      • Understanding of Import/Export practices and compliance.
      • Experience with ERP systems.
      • Current Driver's License.
      • Proficiency with computers; Microsoft Office skills preferred.Other Attributes or Qualifications:
        • Ability to manage competing priorities.
        • Strong organizational skills.
        • Team player, positive attitude.
        • Critical thinker and problem-solving skills.
        • Calm and approachable nature with the ability to communicate effectively and professionally at all levels within the organization, and externally with suppliers and customers.
        • Ability to work under pressure, often to tight and changing deadlines.
        • A flexible approach to working hours as required.PI201143999

Keywords: Viken Detection, Boston , Inventory and Logistics Manager, Executive , Burlington, Massachusetts

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