Inventory Coordinator- Columbus Plant- (Entry Level)

Abbott is a global healthcare leader that helps people live more fully at all stages of life. Our portfolio of life-changing technologies spans the spectrum of healthcare, with leading businesses and products in diagnostics, medical devices, nutritionals, and branded generic medicines. Our 109,000 colleagues serve people in more than 160 countries.

Job Description

The Inventory Control Coordinator is responsible for inventory related reporting and coordination of physical inventories at the Columbus Plant.

Functions Performed:
  • Utilizes computer-based systems (MITS and AMAPS) to monitor and audit plant's production-related transactions.
  • Handles additional inventory control duties as required. Assists in the coordination and execution of the year end close and physical inventory if required. Works on special projects and responsibilities as assigned.
  • Maintains the cycle count program per Abbott policy. Reconciles the cycle count variances and updates the inventory system. Investigates inventory variances against perpetual inventories.
  • Prepares for and participates in audits.
  • Provides documentation through reports.
  • Maintains various metrics that measure forecasts and operational efficiency and assists management to achieve company goals
  • Enters inter-plant transfers and adjusts inventories.
  • Responsible for maintaining and promoting safety by following good manufacturing practice requirements.
  • Responsible for immediately reporting all issues to your manager.
  • Responsible for partnering with others; Sharing knowledge, skills and information within your team and across functional areas.
  • Responsible for enhancing technical and functional competencies, as well as professional and leadership development.

Education, Experience, and Knowledge:
  • Bachelor's degree preferred but not required
  • High School diploma or equivalent.
  • One plus years of experience in a general office environment in data entry or in a shipping and receiving environment.
  • Solid math aptitude.
  • Strong analytical/investigative experience