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Manager – Inventory Control
Posted on 2/3/2023
Atlanta, GA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
SAP Products
  • Experience working in an ERP system such as SAP, Oracle, NetSuite
  • APICS, lean, six-sigma certification(s) are a plus
  • Supervise, direct, and coordinate with the inventory, receiving and supply chain associates and coordinators about receiving, counting, lot control, deploying, etc
  • Assist in development and maintenance of kanban inventory control system for systematic deployment of inventory to the labs from main stockrooms
  • Lead inventory count process, review outcomes of inventory discrepancies and compile for cross-functional review
  • Recommend and develop process improvements related to FIFO deployment
  • Assist in development of barcode scanning solution for stockrooms
  • Own the further development of inventory acceptance process documentation for consumables per regulatory requirements
  • Develop and maintain plan for cycle counting protocol following ABC classification
  • Monitor space requirements and own action plans for expanding capacity required - space, freezers, etc. or recommendations on alternatives
  • Supervisory responsibility to undertake or recommend the following employment actions: hiring, termination, corrective action or performance reviews
  • Assist QC in monitoring and relocating highest value items to mitigate risk
  • Own documentation and system information around any special storage requirements or certificates required for each item and laboratory supply documents in QMS system
  • Coordinate with laboratory staff members to understand high usage variances
Desired Qualifications
  • Bachelor's Degree in supply chain, operations or related field
  • At least 5 years in supply chain or inventory management including at least 1 year in a leadership role within a team
  • Proficient with inventory scanning software, databases, and systems
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Excel or Google Sheets spreadsheet functionality
  • Ability to work independently and coordinate information from several departments
  • Thrives in a fast-paced environment with a sense of urgency
  • Impeccable organizational skills, integrity and attention to detail

1,001-5,000 employees

Data-driven precision medicine
Company Overview
Tempus is on a mission to provide the necessary tools to usher in an era of precision medicine. The company has built the world's largest library of clinical and molecular data and an operating system to make that information accessible and useful for patients, physicians, and researchers.