Union Beer Inventory Forecaster - Everett, MA in Everett, Massachusetts
Inventory Forecaster - Everett, MA
Everett, Massachusetts, United States · Craft Brewers Guild MA · Operations
Craft Brewers Guild of Everett, MA, a proud member of the Sheehan Family Companies, is the leading craft beer distributor in the state.
OBJECTIVE: This position is responsible for product forecasting, ordering, arranging freight and managing inventory at Craft Brewers Guild.
Responsible for analyzing sales trends, working closely with seasonal transitions/limited releases to better understand supply and demand for the purpose of managing appropriate inventory levels across the portfolio of brands
Responsible for submitting and reviewing all purchase orders for assigned suppliers. Ability to modify and edit orders quickly as sales projections change
Build and develop strong relationships with assigned suppliers to ensure appropriate supply of product within specified time windows
Communicate with the Warehouse Manager to prioritize incoming shipments
Analyze inventory reports to proactively manage and limit the carrying cost of inventory and mitigate out of stock situations
Work closely with the Inventory Control Coordinator to proactively address quality control concerns
Meet and communicate regularly with the General Manager, Sales Manager, and Brand Managers at Craft Brewers Guild to ensure optimal inventory levels for sales execution
Establish rapport with the Corporate Inventory Manager
Assist on special projects as needed
Ability to work independently as well as in a team in a fast paced environment
Ability to think independently and take action with limited oversight
Well-developed analytical and problem solving skills to analyze feedback and troubleshoot deficiencies in order to rectify issues within short time lines
Excellent ability to manage competing demands
Excellent time management, organization and prioritization skills
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Proven computer skills including spreadsheet design, word processing & Microsoft Outlook
CRITICAL PHYSICAL DEMANDS:
Sufficient manual dexterity to operate business equipment including, but not limited to, computer keyboard, telephone, adding machine and copier
Climbing stairs, inclined surfaces and walking on hard surfaces on an occasional basis
All applicants considered for these positions will have a background check, physical and pre-employment drug test.
Craft Brewers Guild of MA is an equal opportunity employer.
This description is not intended as a written or implied contract and may be revised by the company at any time. Furthermore, no verbal contract by a supervisor or other company representative is binding and employment is at the will of the company.