Maintaining and improving the company’s inventory situation by analyzing inventory statistics to determine which products are selling and which are not.
Placing inventory orders and tracking shipments.
Allocating inventory to the correct departments as it comes into the warehouse and arranging for pickups and shipments.
Performing extensive research on a wide range of inventory-related reports, from previous inventory reports to national purchasing trends.
Directing buyers and stockroom workers.
Performing regular inventory counts.
Drafting inventory reports that document inventory counts, discrepancies, and other statistical data.
Reporting inventory statistics to management and suggesting improvements to inventory control.
Coordinating with other workers to resolve discrepancies between inventory and revenue.
Creating and maintaining inventory databases and systems for accurately managing inventory.