Requisition Number: 8424 MGRINVTY 025
Job Title: Inventory Manager Trainee
City: Eighty Four
State: PA
Salary Range: N/A

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Inventory Manager Trainee

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Description/Job Summary

84 Lumber is currently searching for bright, ambitious individuals for our Inventory Manager Trainee position. This position is the “Springboard” into the different departments at our World Headquarters, including Pricing, Human Resources, and Purchasing… just to name a few! We promote nearly 100% from within, so in order to move into these departments, you must first become an Inventory Manager to learn about our company operations. With excellent performance, you can be promoted in as quick as 6 months into our other departments!

Responsibilities/Duties

Inventory Manager Trainees are responsible for communications and inventory replenishment for approximately 30 stores and $25-30 million dollars worth of inventory. Maintaining optimal inventory levels requires analyzing numerous reports and reacting on the results. Your goal is to keep the stores in stock and under budget. As an Inventory Manager you will:
  •    Analyze and monitor store inventory levels
  •    Analyze stock orders
  •    Review replenishment reports and recommend potential order needs
  •    Trace orders for delivery status
  •    Other duties as assigned
  •    Training will include 10-12 weeks working in an 84 Lumber Company store (near where you live) to gain product knowledge and store operations experience. The position is based in Eighty Four, PA (Near Washington, PA). First year earnings are approximately $33,000-$36,000 with rapid promotion opportunities!

Required Skills

  • Computer Skills: Spreadsheet/Internet Software, Word Processing, Order Processing, Inventory Software.
  • Ability to read and comprehend documents (i.e. policy and procedure manuals); write routine reports and correspondence; speak/present in front of a small group.
  • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral or diagram form; deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.

Preferred Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree from a four-year college or university; or at least 2 years of specific experience and/or training related to the essential functions of the job; or equivalent combination of education and training
  • 6 months customer service preferred.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment.

Details

Supervisory Responsibility

This position does not require any supervisory responsibility.

Work Environment
The incumbent is located in a busy, open area office. The incumbent is faced with constant interruptions on a regular basis.

Physical Demands
This can involve sitting for long periods of time, working with computers, and talking on the telephone. Rarely, the position may require lifting heavy objects or outdoor exposure.

Position Type/Expected Hours of Work
This is a full-time position. Hours of work depends on hours of operations, 45 hours per week.

Travel
Minimal travel may be required.

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84 Lumber Company is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.