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Inventory Integrity Analyst (US Lake States)

Job Req ID:  8436
Location: 

US Two Harbors, MN, US, 55616 Hayward, WI, US, 54843-7841 Watkins, MN, US, 55389 Tomahawk, WI, US, 54487-9406 Sagola, MI, US, 49881 Newberry, MI, US, 49868 Green Bay, WI, US, 54313

Date:  Aug 19, 2022
Description: 

As a leader in high-performance building solutions, Louisiana-Pacific Corporation (LP Building Solutions, NYSE: LPX) manufactures engineered wood building products that meet the demands of builders, remodelers and homeowners worldwide. LP’s extensive offerings include innovative and dependable building products and accessories, such as siding solutions (LP® SmartSide® Trim & Siding, LP® SmartSide® ExpertFinish® Trim & Siding, LP BuilderSeries® Lap Siding, and LP® Outdoor Building Solutions®), LP Structural Solutions (LP® TechShield® Radiant Barrier, LP WeatherLogic® Air & Water Barrier, LP Legacy® Premium Sub-Flooring, and LP® FlameBlock® Fire-Rated Sheathing, LP NovaCore™ Thermal Insulated Sheathing, and more), LP® TopNotch® Sub-Flooring, and oriented strand board (OSB). In addition to product solutions, LP provides industry-leading customer service and warranties. Since its founding in 1972, LP has been Building a Better Worldby helping customers construct beautiful, durable homes while our shareholders build lasting value. Headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee, LP operates 25 plants across the U.S., Canada, Chile, and Brazil. For more information, visit LPCorp.com.

LP’s values-driven, positive culture creates an environment where talented and hardworking people thrive in a safe, ethical, fun, challenging and rewarding place to work.  For more than 40 years, we’ve developed careers and provided advancement opportunities in the building products industry.

 

JOB PURPOSE:

 

The Inventory Integrity Analyst will be responsible for physical inventory accuracy by leading cycle counts, performing inventory reconciliations, and assisting in count discrepancy resolution.  This position will also help improve facility inventory management processes and system transaction accountability. The Inventory Integrity Analyst will work with various departments at the facilities to drive development of cycle count programs and assess performance.

We’d love to meet you if…

 

… you’re energized by big challenges and creating a plan to meet the challenge

… you enjoy working with others to deliver great work

… you’re innovative and looking for a values-driven, positive culture and environment

 

If this sounds like you, join our growing team! In this position, you will have the opportunity to:

  • Coordinate and lead physical cycle counts, including reconciliation with data systems, for assigned locations.
  • Collaborate with facility personnel to drive best practices in terms of receiving, shipping, and inventory management that support the achievement of inventory accuracy goals.
  • Audit inventory transactions for accuracy and timeliness
  • Facilitate formal problem solving, root cause analysis and the implementation of corrective actions for all inventory discrepancies or related process failures including transaction history research.
  • Assist in training facility personnel on standard inventory processes
  • Collaborate with facility personnel regarding disposal or alternate use of out-of-date and repurposed material.
  •  Provide discrepancy reporting that provides the quantity and value of lost or missing inventory and report to appropriate management 
  • Participate in setting up materials data and required information for new products or locations.
  • Passionate about quality standards and continuous improvement.
  • Other assigned duties

 

WHAT DO I NEED TO BE SUCCESSFUL?

 

  • 3-5 years of manufacturing experience. Inventory or materials discipline area preferred.

  • Computer Literacy – Microsoft Excel spreadsheets, etc. Manipulation of data for analysis.

  • Experience working with ERP software (SAP a Plus)

  • Lean Six Sigma training/certification preferred

  • APICS CPIM certification preferred

  • Familiar with Microsoft Power Apps including Power Automate preferred

  • Excellent communication skills – written & oral, and ability to interface with various levels of management

  • Experience in delivering training and communication of company, government and customer policies, procedures, and regulations

  • Experience in identifying root causes of issues and implementing data-driven, scalable solutions

  • Experience in process effectiveness and efficiency improvements

  • Experience in managing competing priorities simultaneously

 

Education:

  • High School diploma required

  • College degree or specialized training in business, materials management or finance preferred

 

Work Environment:

  • Remote
  • Frequent travel required within the region

 

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LP offers competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits and programs including health and welfare benefits, 401(k) program, career mobility, tuition reimbursement, volunteer opportunities, profit sharing and more.


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