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Inventory Control Analyst

Date:  Oct 15, 2021
Country/Region:  US
City:  Texarkana AR
Job Requisition:  35540


Cooper Tire offers an entirely unique work experience because no matter what your title is, you’ll play a part in contributing to the development, manufacturing and marketing of some of the most innovative tire products in the world. Our purpose guides us. It states that everyone deserves to travel through life’s journeys with confidence, and Cooper is there at every turn. We are looking for individuals who will help us achieve our purpose…those who are motivated, lead by example and inspire others to greatness. Here, the opportunities are endless and the rewards rich for those who believe that job satisfaction and career success begin with a satisfied customer. Careers are a Journey…Come Ride with Us!

As an Analyst, you will be responsible for inventory control and accuracy, along with administration of various inventory related system such as SAP and the upcoming MES. The Analyst will roughly split their time the course of the year on MES Subject Matter Expert and Inventory Control.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Inventory Control
  • Inventory level Analysis
  • Subject Matter Expert (SME) for LMAT and its related production processes
  • Identifying potential area’s for LMAT and Inventory movement improvements in the process
  • Influence key users to drive change that align with the organization’s objectives
  • Perform special projects upon request
  • Point of contact for all MES inventory related inquiries
  • Conduct Annual Physical Inventory (typically conducted over Christmas shutdown)
  • Clear blocked tires and negative inventories
  • Monitor & Conduct routine cycle counting
  • Ensure inventories are being cycled 2 times per month
  • Conduct weekly cycle counts on Raw Materials identified by purchasing as critical
  • Conduct or Oversee monthly cycle count of all Raw Materials
  • Review mixing confirmations and accuracy in MII.
  • Perform Inventory adjustments & analysis
  • Perform Root cause analysis to determine cause of inventory gains & losses
  • Address issues by implementing process improvements to resolve causes
  • Provide Timely Inventory Reporting
  • Inventory Level Trending
  • Inventory Adjustment Reporting & Analysis
  • Days on hand report sent 2-3 times a week for purchasing/mixing/receiving/lab
  • Manage the ordering of Oil tankers for Oils with daily monitoring of the tank farm levels
  • Learn and become the backup for the Rail Car Process
  • Perform SOX controls related to inventory and material movements

Basic Qualifications:

  • 4 year degree
  • Must have excellent analytical, interpersonal and communication skills
  • Advanced PC skills, particularly with Microsoft Excel


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Business, Supply Chain, or Accounting Degree
  • Plant production process knowledge

Cooper Tire is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. We strive to recruit, develop and retain top candidates by providing an engaging culture and opportunities to grow and develop. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, status as an individual with a disability or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

Nearest Major Market: Texarkana

Job Segment: Inventory, ERP, Supply, SAP, Supply Chain, Operations, Technology

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