Inventory Control Coordinator II - South Bend, IN

Hubbell Incorporated

Location: South Bend, Indiana

Job Type: Not Specified

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Corporate Overview

Hubbell Incorporated was founded in 1888 and has grown into an international manufacturer of quality electrical, lighting and power solutions with more than 75 brands used and recognized around the world. Our founder, Harvey Hubbell, developed tooling and equipment to serve the growing demand for new assembly and manufacturing machinery during the industrial revolution. An early, and one of many patents awarded, came for the creation of the first practical method to control electricity through the pull chain socket that remains unchanged today. As a market leader in reliable, electrical solutions, we provide more than half a million products delivered through our various business groups. Hubbell is committed to continually innovating solutions that work, transforming old products with new ideas, and ensuring that we Energize, Enlighten and Empower the communities that support us.

Division Overview

Hubbell Commercial & Industrial (HCI) provides solutions for a broad range of non-residential and residential construction, commercial and industrial applications along with high-voltage test and measurement solutions. As a leading global manufacturer and supplier in multiple markets, we have quality products that serve the commercial construction, datacom, industrial light, industrial heavy, high voltage, residential and oil & gas markets. HCI has built its success through strong leadership, employee and customer loyalty and an exceptional sales force.

Brand Overview

Hubbell Incorporated is an international manufacturer of quality electrical and electronic products for a broad range of non-residential and residential construction, industrial and utility applications. With 2016 revenues of $3.5 billion, Hubbell Incorporated operates manufacturing facilities in the United States, Canada, Puerto Rico, Mexico, the People's Republic of China ("China"), Italy, the United Kingdom, Brazil and Australia. Hubbell also participates in joint ventures in Taiwan, Philippines, and Hong Kong, and maintains sales offices in Singapore, China, India, Mexico, South Korea, Chile, United Kingdom, Spain, and countries in the Middle East. The corporate headquarters is located in Shelton, CT.

Posting Address

South Bend, Indiana

Position Overview

The Inventory Control Specialist is responsible for coordinating movements of inventory throughout the facility. The ICS evaluates the inventory needs in preparation of upcoming demand planning forecasting along with current planned production needs. Position is responsible for evaluating purchased goods as well as adding new items, changing existing items, finding appropriate substitutes, and determining reorder points. This position will support follow up on delivery issues, missed shipments, correct receipt of items, and specialty reports when needed. Lead efforts to root cause issues in support of correct actions in collaboration with quality control and accounting.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Maintains accuracy of raw material, packaging and finished goods inventory
  • Initiates and administers a cycle count program within manufacturing and warehousing departments; records results and investigates inventory discrepancies; assesses operational issues causing discrepancies
  • Assists in developing, implementing and training employees on inventory standard operating procedures.
  • Audits consumption of raw materials and delivery of finished goods to prevent inventory discrepancies.
  • Conducts in depth research to reconcile inventory discrepancies within ERP and physical stock locations.
  • Monitors inventory accuracy as needed
  • Conducts inventory spot checks
  • Develops and monitors optimized inventory bin utilization to support logistics requirements
  • Performs other projects and assignments as needed

Skills and Experience

Minimum of 1-2 years of experience in an Inventory Control environment or relevant accounting experience

SAP experience a plus

Familiarity with SOX or other inventory audit controls.

Excellent communication and customer relations skills.

Exceptional organization skills.

Knowledge of distribution, inventory control and purchasing systems

Experience with computer software (spreadsheets, database, word-processing).

Ability to do medium lifting as needed

Ability to be on your feet up to 8 hours

Hubbell Incorporated, its subsidiaries and affiliates, is an EO Employer AA: M/F/Veteran/Disability. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other protected class.

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