Inventory Control Specialist

2 days left

Cleveland, OH, United States
Feb 23, 2017
May 28, 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Foods people love. The life beyond what you imagined. And the city that rocks.

When you partner Nestlé USA and Northeast Ohio, the result is a rich experience that offers you a fulfilling personal and professional life.

Did you know that the Cleveland metropolitan area is consistently ranked as one of the most affordable and livable regions in the US?  From its diverse communities to its endless arts, entertainment and sports experiences, Cleveland continues to rock.

At our Nestlé USA Cleveland campus, located in the Solon suburb of Cleveland, you will discover the ways that Nestlé USA values and supports our employees and community.  Offering you a strong culture with competitive benefits, you will have limitless opportunities to learn, and advance your career.  Giving back continues to be a part of the Nestlé tradition.  As the world's leading nutrition, health and wellness company, our focus is not only about nourishing our customers, it's about enriching you.

The Inventory Control function of Nestle USA directly manages inventory moves for finished goods and semi-finished goods in the physical logistics network for Nestle USA. The group interfaces continuously to provide insight with several functions throughout the value chain including: Deployment, Transportation, Physical Logistics, Customer Service, Field Sales, Nestle managed warehouses/Co Manufacturing and Finance.

Inventory Control Specialist supports multiple sites or functions with ensuring inventory accuracy at supported warehouses/co-manufacturers and acts as the primary Nestle contact to these locations. This requires working in collaboration with cross functional internal and external teams to resolve issues and identify process improvements. You will work in a dynamic environment where continuous improvement is celebrated. Strong, fact based communication skills, team focus, and passion for results with minimal supervision are necessary to be successful in this role.

Validates and inputs receipt, production and consumption, shipment and all other adjustments related to finished and semi-finished goods at contracted manufacturing facilities and warehouses. Reconciles inventory, in coordination with functional teams (DFMS, Field Operations, Warehouse Group), on a recurring basis to ensure accurate inventory status in SAP for semi-finished and finished goods.
• Resolves disputes/discrepancies with semi-finished and finished goods inventory as well as invoices.
• Acts as key IC contact for issues related to assigned locations.
• Acts as primary and/or secondary back-up to team members as needed.
• Performs other duties as assigned.

• Minimum of 2 years related work experience / inventory control required
• Bachelor's Degree Preferred (Finance or Accounting; Supply Chain; Operations Management preferred)

• Strong Proficiency with Excel.

• Proficiency SAP, SAP BW, MS Office

This description should not be construed to contain every responsibility that may be required to be performed by an incumbent in this job. Incumbents are required to perform other related functions assigned.


Nestle is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is looking for diversity in candidates for employment. All candidates must apply online at

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