Avantor, Inc. Onsite Technician in Morris Plains, New Jersey
Job SummaryUnder close supervision, responsible for tasks in inventory management (Consumables, chemicals, samples, etc.) and accurate inventory control, processing requests leading to inventory movement on and off site and fulfilling customer metric reporting. Perform inventory management related functions such as monitoring slow moving and dead inventory, conduct cycle counting, yearly physical inventories, and reporting. Provide daily customer service functions and communicates with the customer relative to inventory management.The shift for this role is Monday - Friday, 10:00 AM - 6:30 PM EST.* This site requires associates to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. *
MAJOR JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Perform daily review of inventory and timely resolution of inventory, planning and supply chain issues.
Confirms production orders in a timely manner and monitors closure/completion schedule.
Reviews and reconciles inventory discrepancies related to production material inventory.
Determines the action required for open orders that affect inventory.
Plans and processes pack orders and re-grades with customer service and operations planning efforts.
Reconciles the schedule of materials for each work center and ensure the orders are complete and ready for production per schedule deadlines.
Performs and reconciles routine cycle counts with distribution team.
Communicates with suppliers as required for proof of delivery.
Conducts internal stock checks, requests external (vendor) stock checks as needed.
Reviews and reconciles expiry date issues, duplicate shipments, shipment overages, wrong good received, and no charge replacements.
Assesses orders that are not in the QSS system and resolves the system discrepancies between QSS and ERP as required.
Works with material purchasing to adjust forecast and replenishment strategies to optimize inventory investment.
Monitor and help resolve all material and capacity issues to achieve 100% on time delivery.
Recognize and initiate required bill of material (BOM) revisions to improve BOM accuracy; if problems are identified, expedite with the appropriate department to resolve the issue in a timely manner.
Performs other duties as assigned.
High school completion or equivalent (GED); Bachelor’s degree preferred
3-5 years working in warehouse or inventory control related field
Inventory or Accounting background or similar work experiences a plus
KNOWLEDGE SKILLS AND ABILITIES
Proficient in MS office suite (Excel, Access, Word), Demonstrated ability to analyze large data set
Strong analytical skills
Organization and time management skills are critical as well as ability to multi-task
Requires knowledge of inventory management procedures and general warehousing terminology and practices
Interpersonal and communication skills, both written and verbal are important
Accuracy and thoroughness required with great attention to detail
ENVIRONMENTAL WORKING CONDITIONS & PHYSICAL EFFORTTypically works in an office environment with adequate lighting and ventilation and a normal range of temperature and noise level.Work assignments are diversified. Examples of past precedent are used to resolve work problems. New alternatives may be developed to resolve problems.A frequent volume of work and deadlines impose strain on routine basis.Minimal physical effort is required. Work is mostly sedentary but does require walking, standing, bending, reaching, lifting or carrying objects that typically weigh less than 10 lbs.
DISCLAIMER:The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of employees assigned to this position.Avantor is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.
We are an Equal Employment/Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate in hiring on the basis of sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religious creed, national origin, physical or mental disability, protected Veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state/province, or local law.
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Avantor®, a Fortune 500 company, is a leading global provider of mission-critical products and services to customers in the biopharma, healthcare, education & government, and advanced technologies & applied materials industries. Our portfolio is used in virtually every stage of the most important research, development and production activities in the industries we serve. One of our greatest strengths comes from having a global infrastructure that is strategically located to support the needs of our customers. Our global footprint enables us to serve more than 225,000 customer locations and gives us extensive access to research laboratories and scientists in more than 180 countries. We set science in motion to create a better world. For information visit, www.avantorsciences.com and find us on LinkedIn (https://www.linkedin.com/company/avantorinc/) , Twitter (https://twitter.com/Avantor_News) and Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/Avantorinc/) .