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Inventory Control Supervisor

Date: Jul 9, 2019

Location: North Aurora, IL, US, 60542

Company: Glanbia

General Summary:  Responsible for overseeing all inventory control process and activities at 3PL warehouses.


Essential Functions:

  • Ensures consistent compliance with all policies and procedures related to cycle counting and inventory control procedures at 3PL warehouse locations.
  • Ensures that 3PLs adhere to work methods and procedures set by GPN to meet inventory accuracy targets/goals and works with 3PL management teams to correct all deficiencies.
  • Prepares and submits daily, weekly or monthly activity, variance and KPI reports as required.
  • Daily management of the Inventory Comparison report; perform investigations and necessary adjustments.
  • Daily review and resolution of failed IDocs.
  • Work with cross-functional teams to address issues that impact inventory.
  • Review status differences, quantity differences, storage location differences and batch difference information between 3PLs and GPN system.
  • Review receiving activity of POs, STOs, stock in transit and shipping activities that impact inventory accuracy of finished goods and materials.
  • Manage inventory in Blocked Stock- S block status and execute MDA’s in SharePoint for damages and expired inventory in S block status.
  • Support book to book reconciliations and full physical inventories at 3PLs and co-mans when required; in and out of state travel may be required.
  • Assigns, directs, and measures the work of direct reports and staff members.
  • Provides support to Logistics Operation team to ensure that all receiving and shipping activities are carried out correctly.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: 

  • Knowledge of receiving, shipping, warehousing and inventory control procedures.
  • Good mathematic, written and oral communication skills.
  • Ability to positively interact with cross-functional teams in a fast paced environment.
  • Good problem solving skills and ability to adapt to continuously changing environments.
  • GMP compliance.
  • Understanding of  SAP Inventory Control modules and reporting



  • Bachelor’s degree preferred or equivalent combination of skill development and work experience.
  • Successfully demonstrated supervisory experience.
  • Prior experience using a WMS or ERP system with RF scanning. and SAP experience
  • Microsoft Office Suite (especially word and excel)


Equal Opportunity Employer: Disability/Veteran. We are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer that does not discriminate and considers all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status

Nearest Major Market: Chicago