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


  • Bachelor’s degree

  • 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


  • 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


Excellent benefits!

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.