Inventory & Planning Assistant Manager
Glovis Georgia - West Point, GA

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Inventory & Planning Assistant Manager

Glovis Georgia, is an integrated logistics company located in West Point, Georgia. We provide Tier 1 logistic, warehousing and inventory services to Kia Motors Manufacturing. We currently have and opening for an Inventory & Planning Assistant Manager.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Maintains integrity of the physical inventory within facility.
  • Analyzes and monitors the financial and operational impact of inventory adjustments.
  • Establishes and manages cycle count programs to maintain inventory balance.
  • Researches transaction history to determine the source of inventory variances and order picking errors.
  • Ensures proper utilization of FIFO.
  • Coordinate inventory audits for facility.
  • Manage obsolete parts and old stock within facility and inventory yard.
  • Collect and report KPI data internally and to customer.
  • Ensures proper classification and storage of inventory.
  • Responsible for managing the inventory/planning staff to include: conducting performance reviews, resolving conflicts, issuing corrective action, keeping team members motivated and on-task, managing time off requests as well training new staff members in inventory/planning processes.
  • Lead cross functional teams to coordinate the activities of inventory control within facility.
  • Work daily with customers to analyze inventory discrepancies and provide counter measures as needed.
  • In-depth monitoring and analysis of inventory movement and patterns within inventory computer systems.
  • Provide direction for systems improvements and changes to operations procedures to maximize efficiency.
  • Work with training department to create training for other departments within facility to ensure that all departments maintain current knowledge of systems and procedures.
  • Works very closely with external customers regarding inventory levels, concerns, and resolutions.
  • Assist Operations Manager and COO as needed with additional projects.

Minimum Position Qualifications:

  • 4 Year Business Degree and 3-5 years full time working experience in a inventory management role (preferably in an automotive or manufacturing environment).
  • SAP Experience or other Inventory Computer Program experience preferred
  • Strong Excel Skills: MUST be able to create complex excel formulas as well as Pivot Tables and V-Lookups.
  • Intermediate to advanced knowledge of other Microsoft Office programs such as Work and PowerPoint.
  • Must be able to work effectively and efficiently in a team environment.
  • Must be able to communicate effectively and clearly both verbally and written.

Applicants must include all necessary information to enable employer to reference employment history. Employer will conduct a pre-employment background, physical and drug screen.


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Glovis Georgia is a tier 1 supplier for the Kia Motors Manufacturing facility in West Point, Georgia. Glovis provides logistics and...