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Finance Inventory Control Analyst

Portland, Oregon

Job Description

Company: Newport Meat Pacific Northwest
Location: US-OR-Portland
Zip Code: 97230
Minimum Level of Education: Bachelor's Degree
Minimum Years of Experience: 2
Position Type:
Travel Percentage: 0


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Newport Meat Pacific Northwest


Position Summary:


This Finance position is responsible for maintaining, developing and implementing procedures that ensure the highest levels of inventory accuracy while minimizing the amount of shrink.


Primary areas of responsibility

  • Responsible for all aspects of inventory control (track product coming in and out of the plant, keep track of age on product and rotation of product)
  • Performs on going physical cycle count of inventory in an effort to ensure accuracy of the perpetual inventory
  • Lead the monthly full warehouse perpetual inventory count
  • Review/Prepare daily inventory reports looking for possible errors and working with Finance, Operations, and Merchandising departments to get corrected both physically and electronically
  • Check-in drivers who have completed their routes by verifying product returns, customer invoice signature and identifying possible missed deliveries
  • Verify reserves are properly recorded and verify the count of each reserve pallet
  • Investigates receiving and shipping problems, identifies cause and more efficient procedures recommending corrective action to warehouse management
  • Take the lead on obsolete inventory through reporting and managing
  • Complete internal self-audit testing of inventory
  • Conduct product aging audits
  • Assist portion room monitoring accurate meat in and out of room
  • Assist QA with Product Recall process
  • 75% of time spent in Production & Warehouse




  • 2 to 5 years in food production/operations and inventory management required
  • Bachelor’s degree is preferred
  • Certification to frequently operate forklift, high-rise and pallet jack




  • A demonstrated ability to plan and organize your own work activities; analyze and disseminate numerical data; manage work time efficiently; follow procedures/polices; identify and solve problems
  • Strong PC skills: Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Database concepts
  • Ability to speak and write English effectively
  • Must have exemplary listening skills to facilitate effective two-way communication
  • Must be able to work a minimum of 1 Saturday per month
  • Must be able to work in temperature controlled warehouse approx. 35F degrees and spend a minimum of 1 hour in freezer approx. -6F degrees
  • Physical activity include ability to lift 75lbs of material, climbing, bending, stooping, kneeling, twisting, reaching, sitting, standing, walking and finger dexterity for data entry


Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States.


Sysco is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, and considers qualified applicants without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.


This opportunity is available through Sysco Corporation, its subsidiaries and affiliates.

Employment Type: Full Time

ReqID: 77901