Senior Coordinator, Inventory Control

in East Hartford, CT

Senior Coordinator, Inventory Control Job

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    65 Olde Roberts Street
    East Hartford, CT 06108-3650, US

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    Full time

Schedule: Mon-Fri, 8am–5pm

Pay is experienced based, starting at $28/hour

What Inventory Management contributes to Cardinal Health

Operations is responsible for materials handling and product distribution in a distribution or manufacturing environment. Includes warehousing and fulfillment of materials and products, transportation, inventory management as well as demand, supply and manufacturing planning.

Inventory Management is accountable for the design and execution of demand planning and customer forecasting systems, supply planning, product deployment and expediting processes, and the development and implementation of a stocking optimization model to minimize costs and inventory while delivering on service requirements.

Job Summary

The Senior Coordinator, Inventory Management analyzes existing inventory and resolves inbound discrepancies in order to drive the operational efficiency of pharmacy warehouse operations. The Senior Coordinator validates inbound shipments, places electronic orders, creates standard inventory reports and forecasts, and leads regular cycle counts. By ensuring the quality and efficiency of inventory management, this job contributes to customer satisfaction and minimizing the facility’s expenses.


Receives inbound products from manufacturers and checks packing slips to ensure that the quantity of product matches the slips and the order placed. Enters and validates product data in the database and releases product for use in the facility.Develops forecasts of inventory based on customer demand, orders, and shipment speeds of various products and manufacturers.Places electronic orders based on inventory reporting and forecasting. Communicates with manufacturers as necessary to provide additional order information.Monitors inventory levels continually and runs reports from database to analyze slow-moving products, fast-moving products, and expiration date data.Evaluates quantity discrepancies and quality issues, such as damaged products and enters issues into database and contacts manufacturers to identify and resolve the issue and, as necessary, escalates the issue to the Manager, Pharmacy Services.Conducts regular cycle counts by developing count lists, providing lists and instruction to Pharmacy Technicians and other staff, and collecting and validating the count data.Manages the storage and outbound logistics of product returns to manufacturers as well as quarantined products. Edits data in the PMS based on the products’ National Drug Codes.


3-5 years of experience preferredHigh School Diploma or GED preferred

What is expected of you and others at this level

Applies knowledge and company policies to complete a variety of tasksDemonstrates a working knowledge of jobs outside area of responsibilityMaintains appropriate licenses, training and certificationsWorks on assignments that are moderately difficult requiring judgment in resolving issuesMay assist in recommendation of processes on new assignmentsAdheres to all quality guidelinesWorks with limited supervisionWork occasionally involves review of output by work lead or supervisorMay provide general guidance or technical assistance to less experienced team members


Cardinal Health offers a wide variety of benefits and programs to support your and your family’s health and well-being.

Medical, dental and vision coveragePaid time off planHealth savings account (HSA)401k savings planFlexible spending accounts (FSAs)Short- and long-term disability coverageWork-Life resourcesPaid parental leaveHealthy lifestyle programs

Cardinal Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, pregnancy, veteran status, marital status, creed, status with regard to public assistance, genetic status or any other status protected by federal, state or local law.


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