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Receiving Clerk (1pm shift / $15/hr) in Carteret, NJ at Bob's Discount Furniture

Date Posted: 6/14/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

The primary function of an Receiving Clerk is to facilitate the process of product management through a system of perpetual inventory.  This is accomplished through the resolution of inventory discrepancies and education of personnel resulting in improved inventory integrity. The position requires a detailed person who is reliable and consistent in schedule, performance, accuracy, and integrity.  The successful candidate will be comfortable communicating with an off-site supervisor in order to obtain the knowledge necessary to perform independent job functions.  Applicants should possess strong analytical and mathematical skills and be comfortable working with electronic information. The Inventory Clerk will be expected to work a regularly assigned schedule that includes mandatory overtime during peak periods and out of state travel for training and support.  There is a specific weekly travel requirement to Connecticut from July through September for training and system testing.  Candidate must be comfortable with heights, pass a lift assessment, and be able to obtain a lift operator’s certificate through company sponsored training. 

Job Responsibilities

  • Operate a radio frequency (RF) gun to scan merchandise
  • Operate lift machine
  • Substantial product familiarity and identification
  • Perform inventory adjustments and reconciliation of physical, documented, and electronic items
  • Perform research as necessary to resolve discrepancies
  • Perform review of inventory status to ensure proper business practices
  • Perform review of inventory status to ensure customer satisfaction
  • Create reporting used to assist other departments in evaluation and application of best practices
  • Audit and report accuracy of the cycle count process through systemic confirmation
  • Maintain inventory balance between EWM and ECC in SAP
  • Inter-state travel for off-site projects and training
  • Reporting emergent issues and concerns to on-site management team for assistance
  • Be an accurate and available resource to perform on-site support for development of operational departments
  • Verbal and written communication with all level associates

Required Qualifications

  • Ability to move and lift heavy objects
  • Ability to repeat job functions with accuracy
  • Willingness to learn
  • Multi-Tasking under fast paced conditions
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Competence in required areas of the SAP and Red Prairie systems

Preferred Qualifications

  • 2 years of inventory related job function
  • Computer proficiency in the Microsoft Office Suite of programs
  • Ability to perform independent research and analysis
  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Mathematical aptitude
  • Excellent communication skills, written and verbal

Bob’s Discount Furniture is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to reasonably accommodating qualified persons with disabilities to enable them to perform the essential duties of their position.