Columbia Sportswear Company Inventory Control Analyst II - Weekend/3rd Shift in Portland, Oregon

Inventory Control Analyst II - Weekend/3rd Shift

United States, Oregon, Portland


1000052E Requisition #

Jul 03, 2018 Post Date

General Position Summary :

Contribute to the smooth and efficient distribution of Columbia Sportswear product by auditing all incoming, outgoing and internal inventory control activities.

Essential Functions/Major Responsibilities :

·Perform radio frequency cycle counting with a hand held scanner in all physical locations.

·Reconcile all exceptions generated from cycle counting and normal processing of orders.

·Perform inventory control activities on a daily basis.Includes physically counting and documenting all cycle counts.Investigate, document and reconcile inventory adjustments and discrepancies.

·Randomly audit stock keeping and put-away locations.Perform physical stock counts and checks as requested by departments.Provide this information to other departments.

·Assist Analyst III or Supervisor in investigation and reconciliation all variances resulting from end of the month reconciliation.Expected to resolve less complex issues without assistance.

·Maintain accuracy and attention to detail while using distribution center computer system.

·Advise supervisor or lead people when terminal/system malfunctions occur.

·Frequently lift/carry up to 40 pounds.

·Maintain positive open lines of communication with all Columbia Sportswear management, staff and other departments in order to contribute to the smooth flow of information and efficient operation of the organization.

·Ability to cope with a stressful work environment and cordially interact with coworkers to accomplish common tasks.

·Occasionally lift/carry up to 60 pounds.

·Position may require ability to be certified in/operate motorized equipment.


·Ability to read, write, and speak English.

·Possess ability to count and perform basic math.

·Physical ability to stand/walk for extended periods of time on concrete.

·Possess basic computer skills or ability to be trained on the computer.

·Ability to perform repetitive arm/shoulder movements, frequently lift/carry up to 40 pounds and occasionally lift/carry up to 60 pounds.

·High school education or equivalent.Knowledge of inventory control practices preferred.Working knowledge of at least two Rivergate production processes (for example: VAS, Receiving, and Packing).

Job Conditions :

Job may require hours that often exceed 8 hours per day and/or 40 hours per week to complete priority projects.Exposure to Distribution Center machinery/equipment such as conveyor belts, forklifts and loading docks.Exposure to computer CRT.

This job description is not meant to be an all-inclusive list of duties and responsibilities, but constitutes a general definition of the position's scope and function in the company.

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