Inventory Control Coordinator- Elwood, IL

Elwood, IL, USA
Supply Chain/Logistics Operations
Last application date


To ensure accurate receiving and shipping of customers' freight, maintain inventory integrity, and investigate and reconcile all inventory and shipping discrepancies. Create reports as required.

We offer

As a company, we promote a culture of honesty and integrity, and value the trust it allows us to build with customers and employees alike. Our focus on our people is what sets us apart and keeps our customers coming back to work with us!

If you are seeking to be a part of a family, this is the place for you!

Performance Team and Damco Distribution, now part of the Maersk global organization under a combined Warehousing & Distribution division, offer third party logistics services to over 500 customers. Encompassing almost 15 million square feet of warehousing capacity throughout the country and a large transportation segment capturing a variety of services, we have key supply chain hubs in the Los Angeles and New Jersey/New York areas, and other facilities along the Western & Eastern coasts along with multiple locations in the Midwest. Delivering significant sales and profitability growth, we will drive the Inland Logistics and Services business for the combined US business units for Maersk.

We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

We will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with all legal requirements.

Key responsibilities

• Daily inventory cycles, cycle counts; reconciliation of counts
• Reconcile the returns of mis-shipped freight or customer refusals
• Identifying and reconciling inventory discrepancies in a timely manner
• Maintaining inventory reports and logs as needed, including:
• Comparison Report
• Metric Reports
• Back-up Quality Assurance Analyst functions and reporting as needed
• Coordinate the recoup or repack of damaged inventory
• Checking freight for accurate paperwork as requested
• Reconciliation of overages, shortages and damages
• Apprising Supervisor and Customer Service Manager of any non-compliant freight
• Verifying all freight pulls, transfers, movement of freight and orders
• Assist CSR and other staff as needed
• Cross train in other areas of the team
• Support Damco Distribution's commitment to quality, which includes customer specific Quality program(s), training requirements and work instructions
• Special Projects as assigned
• Performs job related duties as specified by management

We are looking for

• College Degree Preferred
• Self-starter attitude
• Strong written and verbal communication skills
• Analytical and organized, ability to focus on details and compare data
• Ability to work independently
• Must possess excellent time management skills to manage high volume in a fast-paced environment
• Ability to perform well with time-sensitive tasks
• Industry experience preferred; not required
• Proficient in Microsoft applications (i.e. WinWord and Excel)
You must be authorized to work for any employer in the US.

Local candidates only; no relocation assistance is provided.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion and religious creed, age, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, ancestry, physical and mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy, military and veteran status, citizenship status, marital status, or any other basis protected by law.

Additional info

Ref. MA-322502
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A.P. Moller - Maersk is an integrated container logistics company working to connect and simplify its customer's supply chains. As the global leader in shipping services, the company operates in 130 countries and employs roughly 70,000 people. With simple end-to-end offering of products and digital services, seamless customer engagement and a superior end-to-end delivery network, Maersk enables its customers to trade and grow by transporting goods anywhere - all over the world. For more information: All the way.