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Avery Dennison Inventory Specialist in Oak Harbor, Ohio

Company Description

Avery Dennison (NYSE: AVY) is a global materials science company specializing in the design and manufacture of a wide variety of labeling and functional materials. The company’s products, which are used in nearly every major industry, include pressure-sensitive materials for labels and graphic applications; tapes and other bonding solutions for industrial, medical, and retail applications; tags, labels and embellishments for apparel; and radio frequency identification (RFID) solutions serving retail apparel and other markets. Headquartered in Glendale, California, the company employs more than 30,000 employees in over 50 countries. Reported sales in 2019 were $7.1 billion. Learn more at www.averydennison.com.

Job Description

Avery Dennison is seeking an Inventory Specialist to join the Service, Materials and Logistics team in Oak Harbor, OH. As an Inventory Specialist, you will monitor the accuracy of all inventory records for our overlaminate facilities in Oak Harbor, Oak Creek, Atlanta and Vancouver, to ensure profitability.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Analyze Inventory processes, levels and procedures and help identify and / or lead projects or process changes that will eliminate non-value added activities and create or improve processes that add value to our customers

  • Monitor and solve daily inventory issues.

  • Monitor inventory performance and lead improvement efforts to exceed the company’s operational targets.

  • Provide functional support in inventory management.

  • Initiate actions to simplify inventory related processes

  • Be a change agent – challenge old ways of doing business and implement breakthrough improvements

  • Lead and/or develop initiatives to balance all inventories, raw, WIP and Finished goods

  • Monitor all inventories to ensure discrepancies are at a minimal level according to the company’s metrics.

  • Correct and educate facilities on the proper paperwork needed to ensure good inventory

  • Communicate problems and solutions to other departments to ensure efficient processes.

  • Promote safety as the most important value in the organization.

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Qualifications

EDUCATION:

  • High School graduate or equivalent

EXPERIENCE:

  • Minimum 3+ years experience in a manufacturing environment, process or related business

  • Substantial, relevant experience in inventory control and continuous improvement preferred

  • Experience with Epicor ERP System is preferred

OTHER:

  • Excellent communication skills, interpersonal and teamwork skills, i.e. ability to listen, comprehend customer opportunities and articulate solutions.

  • Excellent problem solving and decision-making abilities.

  • Excellent ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals.

  • Experience with various business software systems including all Microsoft Office applications.

  • Proven leadership skills – able to influence and motivate others

  • High Energy, passion for excellence, bias for action

  • Critical and Creative thinking skills

  • Ability to multi-task and fill in for various positions and perform said positions at a high level of competence.

  • Solid understanding of business issues, metrics, and customer value

  • Ability to challenge the organization in a manner that maintains trust and respect

  • Self-confident, ability to accept and respond to challenges in a positive manner

  • Strong multi-tasking, problem solving, decision analysis, situation appraisal skills.

  • Strong project management skills and ability to manage multiple concurrent priorities. Project Engineering and AutoCAD experience is a plus.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills as well as ability to connect and influence at all levels of the plant.

Additional Information

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or other protected status. EEOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled. All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

If you require accommodations to view or apply for a job, alternative methods are available to submit an application. Please contact 440 534-6080 or Jacqueline.williams@averydennison.com to discuss reasonable accommodations.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or other protected status. EEOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled

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