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Inventory Control Manager

Los Angeles, CA, US, 90013

Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope
CR Laurence


Job ID:  303382

C.R. Laurence Co., Inc. (CRL) is the leading supplier to the glazing, architectural, railing, construction, industrial, and automotive industries. Offering more than 60,000 products, we serve the industry from locations throughout North America, Europe, and Australia.


Worldwide Architectural Supplier Seeks Inventory Control Manager!


We are on the look-out for individuals who don’t view their weekdays spent at ‘a job’ but rather look to develop valuable skills that ignite their passion and lead to a CAREER. If you’re attracted to a work hard, play hard environment and are seeking to build a lucrative career, then welcome to CRL!


Who are we:


We are part of the Oldcastle Building Envelope of CRH and operate our business to the highest standards of quality and customer service. The companies and institutions that depend on us impact the growing fields of glass fabrication, construction, architecture, and automotive restyling. Their positions as leaders in their own industries mean they demand the highest standards from their suppliers. 



About the Position:


Responsible for managing inventory in manufacturing. The main targets of this role are to improve service levels; by optimizing Inventory levels, improving cycle times, and count accuracy, to improve  performance in order to enhance the customer experience.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities


The Inventory Control Manager is responsible for assisting with the flow and accuracy of all manufacturing materials associated with customers and products. The Inventory Control Manager tracks and helps to maintain accurate inventory levels, incorporating Inventory control software and business intelligence from Operations. Coordinates and collaborates with Supply Planning Manager to improve inventory control processes.


Basic Functions:


  • Define & integrate Inventory strategy into the business.
  • Analyze & Optimize inventory levels to reduce slow moving stocks, avoid obsolete and improve service level.
  • Analyze & Improve inventory accuracy to reflect real time information from ERP
  • Re-Design inventory warehouse to improve flow to materials, people, data and equipment's.
  • Assess Team capabilities vs the job skills profile and identify development opportunities
  • Lead, Manage & motivate the inventory control team to deliver quality results.
  • Lead cross functional teams to drive root cause analysis & process improvement.
  • Closely coordinate and communicate customer action plans with supply planning.


Periodic reporting & interpretation of KPIs:

  • Inventory Accuracy
  • Inventory turns and value
  • On-Time Performance
  • Cycle counting and best practices for Inventory control
  • Understand basics of inventory replenishment


Skills, Knowledge and Ability Requirements


  • Bachelor’s degree in Supply Chain, Business Management, Finance, Data Analytics or other relevant fields.
  • Basic understanding of the inventory control and operations planning process.
  • Basic understanding of inventory replenishment strategies.
  • 2-4 years of experience in planning or inventory control and SAP
  • CPIM/CSCP or equivalent is preferred
  • Must have great:
  • Analytical & Organizational Skills
  • Communication Skills
  • Problem Solving
  • Influencing & Persuasion
  • Data Interpretation


What CRH Americas Offers You


  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs
  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion


About CRH Americas


CRH Americas has a long and proud heritage as one of North America’s largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the CRH Americas family. CRH Americas operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.


C.R. Laurence Co., a CRH company, is a great place to grow! If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Please complete your online application and profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Thank you for your interest in the CRH family!


CRH Americas is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.


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C.R. Laurence Co., Inc. (CRL) is an E-Verify Employer.


Date Posted:  Jul 10, 2021

Nearest Major Market: Los Angeles

Job Segment: Inventory, ERP, Warehouse, Supply Chain Manager, Manager, Operations, Technology, Manufacturing, Management