Inventory Control Manager

Job Description

Company: Metro Poultry, Division of A.M. Briggs, Inc. 354
Location: US-MD-Landover
Zip Code: 20785
Minimum Level of Education: Bachelor's Degree
Minimum Years of Experience: 1
Position Type: Exempt
Travel Percentage: 0


More information about this job:


We offer our associates the opportunity to grow personally and professionally, to contribute to the success of a dynamic organization, and to serve others in a manner that exceeds their expectations. We're looking for talented, hard-working individuals to join our team. Come grow with us and let us show you why we’re at the heart of food and service.


Brief Role Description


Responsible for controlling the day-to-day operations of the Inventory Control functions, which includes performing cycle counts of the warehouse inventory, conducting investigations of suspected out-of-balance items and making corrections to the inventory based upon that research, coordinating all special processing of inventory including the return to vendor shipments and performing other related tasks.  Briefly describe the major function of this position and the reason it exists.  Summarize into two or three sentences.

This position is responsible for all aspects of Inventory control (track all products coming in and out of the plant, keep track of age on product and rotation of product). 


Primary Areas of Responsibility

Establishing and maintaining controls for managing inventory, including directing and doing cycle counts and/or monthly physical inventory counts. 

NOTE – position may include managing 1-2 direct reports or may indirectly manage Operations associates.

Following up on any inaccuracies in inventory. Analysis of causes for inventory discrepancies.

Daily adjustment and accuracy of inventory



Measure and report on KPIs related to inventory management. Work cross-functionally to communicate root causes for discrepancies and to develop solutions for lower DSOs.

Maintenance of the fresh inventory.  Make sure all product is rotated by the oldest age, slotting info.


Work with buyers on product that is being over-ordered or shorted

Working on special projects for operation


Minimum Education


AA degree in Accounting or Finance required.

4-year degree preferred

Minimum Experience

Degree plus 1 year in supply chain management/operations (food production, operations), or equivalent experience


Strong communication skills – The liaison between Buyers, processing, sales, Operations and Finance.


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


Metro Poultry, Division of A.M. Briggs, Inc. 354 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