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Burlington Inventory Control Analyst I in Edgewater Park, New Jersey

LOCATION 4287 Route 130 S Edgewater Park NJ US 08010
If you want an exciting job with one of the largest off-price retail stores in the nation, join the Burlington Stores, Inc. team as an Inventory Control Analyst I!
Position Summary:

Research, problem solve, perform root cause analysis, and process financial inventory adjustments impacting inventory for either the East Coast or West Coast Distribution Centers and Warehouses in addition to the Burlington Stores. Must independently provide a strong research skill set and problem solving ability while leveraging the skills and knowledge or other team members across the Supply Chain to accomplish their responsibilities. Experience in a fast paced, dynamic environment is required. Ability to travel to multiple facilities across multiple shifts as needed.

Required to comply with the policies and procedures as defined in SOPs (Standard Operating Procedure). This position will support members of the Supply Chain, including but not limited to, Finance, Buyers, Allocations and Planning, Transportation, DC Operations and Burlington Stores nationwide.
Major Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Develops a thorough knowledge of internal department and external operational SOP’s and best practices

  • Ensure operational members are accurately following SOPs

  • Perform thorough audits and documents investigation methods and issues affecting inventory while performing root cause analysis

  • Communicate (written and/or verbal) recommendations and engage the appropriate levels of management in the Supply Chain to assist with the escalation of items needing immediate attention.

  • Work with IT, POC, DC OPs, Finance and other work groups for assistance in research and problem solving.

  • Analyze and report systemic and operational issues to prevent situations that could result in the loss of company assets in a timely manner.

  • Plays a key role in projects related to inventory movement and cost savings initiatives

  • Ensure all key functions and reports, as assigned, related to inventory transactions are monitored consistently, accurately, and timely.

  • Cross trains frequently on operational procedures

  • Interacts confidently and accurately with all levels of management

  • Completes timely inventory adjustments as directed

  • Audits and conducts operational research in order to identify receiving errors and reduce shrink

Scope and Impact:

This position supports distribution center initiatives, in conjunction with Inventory Control and non-Inventory Control related activities targeted to improve shrinkage, performance and cost savings initiatives. This position will directly impact the organization by partnering with multiple levels of the organization to drive, communicate, and execute million dollar initiatives for Burlington Stores. This position plays a key role in SOX compliance and inventory accuracy.


BA / BS preferred


Ability to become certified on DC equipment as needed

Skills and Abilities:

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

  • 1+ year Analyst, Inspection, Inventory Control or related distribution center / retail experience preferred

  • 1+ year experience with WMS (Warehouse Management System) and sortation system (Dematic) preferred

  • Experience in a high volume Distribution environment preferred.

  • Computer Proficiency with experience in Microsoft Excel, Work and Outlook

  • Excellent organizational and interpersonal skills

  • Excellent attention to detail and follow-thorough skills

  • Excellent math and problem solving skills including root cause analysis

  • Ability to work both independently and as part of a high performance team.

  • Ability to remain flexible to shifting priorities.

Physical Requirements: (List any physical requirements/demands of the job such as standing, sitting, lifting, traveling, etc.)

  • Ability to work on site and remotely

  • Ability to travel to all Distribution Centers and Warehouses

  • Ability to sit at computer researching for long periods of time.

  • Ability to stand and walk for long periods of time

  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds

  • Standing / bending / lifting throughout the work day

  • Frequent exposure to dust, high levels of noise and moving machinery

  • Ability to respond to time-critical issues

Disclaimer: The above position description is meant to describe the general nature and level of work being performed; it is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required for the position . As such, the incumbent may perform other duties and responsibilities as required.
Posting Number 2022-184370
Location US-NJ-Edgewater Park
Address 4287 Route 130 S
Zip Code 08010
Workplace Type Hybrid
Position Type Regular Full-Time
Posted Date 7/22/2022 1:23 PM
Career Site Category Distribution Center
Position Category Supply Chain
Evergreen Yes

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