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Warehouse Inventory Manager Oklahoma City, OK

Date Posted: 1/27/2020

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Job Description

This position manages warehouse operations and inventory control for the OKC facility.  The ideal candidate must be self-directed, work with a high sense of urgency and possess the ability to solve problems and collaborate with other disciplines to meet the needs of Operations. They will be a positive, energetic, and enthusiastic team builder that leads by example.  They will also participate on cross-functional improvement activities, special projects, and contract negotiations.


  • Exercise discretion and independent judgment with respect to matters of significance.
  • Provides leadership, mentoring and support for warehouse personnel
  • Creates a high-functioning team through people development, cross-training, and employee involvement in improvement activities
  • Ensures rapid fulfillment of customer orders and manages backorder communication and fulfillment
  • Responsible for inventory control with an expectation of inventory accuracy >97%
  • Uses lean warehousing techniques to drive continuous improvement in warehouse operations.
  • Achieves high level knowledge of ERP system and utilizes the tools to create more efficient warehouse operations
  • Owns warehouse setup parameters in the ERP system and makes sure physical changes are reflected in the system
  • Works in conjunction with sourcing team to ensure reorder triggers are maintained in the ERP system; recommends changes based on slow moving or fast growing items
  • Aligns inventory management processes with compliance requirements such as UL, Johnson Act, and internal compliance approvals
  • Transfers knowledge and best practices to other AGS manufacturing facilities.
  • Manages local contractor and service providers for the OKC facility.  Works with requestors to understand requirements, specifications, services, and timing.


Job Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree plus in Supply Chain, Finance or Engineering degree preferred; or equivalent work experience
  • 2 years’ warehouse management experience in a similar role
  • 5 years’ experience in the manufacturing industry
  • Inventory and warehouse management experience
  • Experience using ERP systems to manage and report on inventory and warehouse operations
  • Experience managing a warehouse in a Lean Manufacturing organization
  • Experience negotiating with local, regional contractors and service providers
  • Certified Purchasing Manager (CPM), Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP), or Certified in Production and Inventory Management (CPIM) a plus
  • Experienced with ERP systems, Microsoft Office and shipping management systems

Note: All offers are contingent upon successful completion of a background check and drug screen

*Posted positions are not open to third party recruiters and unsolicited resume submissions will be considered free referrals.

AGS in an equal opportunity employer