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Inventory Control Manager

Company: Otto Environmental Systems
Location: Charlotte
Posted on: October 13, 2019

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Inventory Control Manager



OTTO Environmental Systems North America, Inc. located in Charlotte North Carolina, is leading the nation in the manufacturing of waste containers for residential, commercial and retail markets across the United States. The original OTTO Group was founded in 1934 and is the most widely used brand of residential carts in the world with more than 100,000,000 carts in service around the globe.

Our Vision is to deliver innovative solutions to connect the home to the curb.

OTTO also has a container service division OCM Solutions, LLC that provides residential waste container logistics, distribution, servicing, repair, cleaning and waste cart delivery operations.

Our Mission is to relentlessly pursue the perfect customer experience thorough manufacturing and service excellence.

With increases in both sales and production, we are embracing our continued growth by adding new tooling and molding equipment, upgraded robotics and automated assembly technologies that will set the stage for our future. As we continue to grow, we are excited to have the need to expand our Team.

OTTO has an immediate need for an experienced INVENTORY CONTROL MANAGER for our manufacturing plant in Charlotte, NC.


JOB SUMMARY: Responsible for overall material movement and inventory control activities which support production.

* Personnel scheduling, layout/site map, inventory accuracy, safety, housekeeping and SAP training
* Directs daily activities of Material Handlers, Inventory Coordinator and Receiving Clerk
* Improvement of overall material movement and planning
* Preparation/Maintaining of material movement paperwork, including UPS
* Labeling of all received products with Quality Control department and transferring shipments to storage locations
* Devise ways to optimize inventory control procedures
* Inventory management and control; data input of all received and shipped products
* Ensure inventory control needs are consistently met by improving and developing inventory management process and procedures
* Provided cost reduction ideas and processes to improved Inventory management
* Create Standard Operating Procedural manual for Department
* Determine work procedures, prepare work schedules and expedite workflow
* Issue written and oral instructions
* Assign duties and examine work for exactness, neatness and ensure conformance to policies and procedures
* Responsible for training and development of personnel; Conducts performance evaluations of direct reports. Train staff and qualify for Fork Truck licenses
* Study and standardize procedures to improve efficiency of workers
Management activities:
* Assist in daily cycle count process and drive process improvements to reach accuracy levels of 99%
* Provide Root Cause Analysis for inventory discrepancies including implementation and sustainment of Corrective Actions
* Develop best practices for material management and standardize across all Otto locations
* Confer with other departmental managers to ensure coordination between functions such as production, inventory management and quality assurance that will assist in troubleshooting logistical problems
* Oversees the layout and configuration of materials storage; maintains a site map
* Manage monthly WIP inventory levels to meet operational goals
* Maintain an organized inventory on lot using FIFO method
* Responsible for actual inventory counts; must be knowledgeable about inventory items to be counted, the counting procedures used, and location of all inventories
* Safety and housekeeping
* Other duties or projects as required by the Manager

* Proven experience as inventory manager or similar position
* Excellent knowledge of data analysis and forecasting methods
* Working knowledge of inventory management software (e.g. ERP)
* Ability to accurately track inventory and create reports
* An analytical mind with strong math skills
* Excellent organizational and planning skills
* Outstanding communication and interpersonal abilities
* Reliable and trustworthy

* 2 year degree, 4 year degree a plus or equivalent Work Experience
* 5 year s previous INVENTORY CONTROL management experience (Kanban).
* Computer literate SAP ByDesign, Excel, Outlook, Word.
* Experience working in a team-oriented environment.

Must haves:
* Experience in Inventory Management
* Experience in Materials Management
* ERP systems knowledge

Applicants must reside within a reasonable commutable distance as relocation assistance is not offered for this position.


Required: Pre-Employment Background Check and Drug Screen
Required: Identification / Proof of Employment Eligibility

OTTO Environmental Systems North America, Inc.

The Company offers competitive pay commensurate with experience and rewards high performance. In addition, employees enjoy a rich benefits package including:
* Affordable Pre-Tax Medical Plan with Dental, Vision and Pharmacy provisions
* 401(k) Retirement Plan with Company match
* Company Paid Life Insurance
* Paid Time Off Program
* Nine Company Paid Holidays
* Company Paid Short/Long-Term Disability
* Incentive Compensation Opportunities

To be considered for this position, qualified applicants must complete our online application process and apply directly to the posted position at: WWW.OTTOCAREERS.COM

For more information about the company, visit our website: WWW.OTTO-USA.COM

In addition, after you complete our online application process - please forward your resume directly to RECRUITER@OTTO-USA.COM

OTTO is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

* Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

* Please view Equal Employment Opportunity Posters provided by OFCCP here.

* The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor's legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)

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