Inventory Analyst – Shaw

Company:Shaw Cablesystems

Category:Supply Chain & Warehousing

Work Location:Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada

Employment Type:Full-time

Position ID:J0419-0651

Job Description

Every day, our passionate employees connect our customers to the world and everything in it – it’s why we exist at Shaw, and it’s why we strive to be the place where the best people choose to work. Our people reflect the richness of our communities, and our culture is inclusive of each individual’s diverse background and perspective, which makes us a stronger team. 

At Shaw we believe a diverse workforce fosters diversity of thought and perspective, and more diversity means more solutions. We invite all qualified individuals to apply. 

Career Opportunity: Inventory Analyst, Supply Chain

We are currently seeking a Full Time Inventory Analyst in our Kelowna Warehouse to join our team. This position reports directly into Regional Supervisor, Supply Chain Operations. 

The successful candidate will be primarily responsible for working directly with the Regional Supervisor to oversee day to day operations of the Regional Warehouses and be accountable for inventory audits and maintaining inventory accuracy throughout the supply chain. 


• Develop and implement best practices, procedures regarding to CPE and Non-CPE inventories
• Maintain accurate inventory levels, forecasting and reporting. 
• Identify inefficiencies and make correctional recommendations. 
• Resolving Discrepancies in ordering, deployment and tracking systems 
• Conduct root cause analysis on inventory discrepancies 
• Maintain inventory control records, reporting them to management on a regular basis
• Develop forecasts and best practices of Inventory procurement.
• Assist and advise cross functional departments regarding inventory 
• Actively assist team in cycle counting and audits 
• Lead semi-annual equipment audits
• Maintain cleanliness of workplace 
• Ensure that workplace safety standards are emphasized and implemented 
• Other duties as required 

Required Skills, Experience and Qualifications:

• Post-secondary education or equivalent work experience
• Minimum 2 years’ experience working in an inventory planning capacity 
• Experience in working in a Lean driven environment 
• Attention to detail
• Ability to work independently and take initiative 
• Self-motivated 
• Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office
• Existing knowledge of Warehouse processes and Inventory controls 
• Strong organizational skills 
• Strong problem solver 
• Expedite solutions in an effective manner 
• Knowledge of inventory management systems
• Understanding of warehousing operations and logistics
• Team player with excellent communication skills both written and verbal
• Previous Oracle experience would be an asset 
• Ability to work independently and take initiative
• Ability to work various shifts including weekends and evenings 

If you want to be part of something bigger—part of a dynamic team of people who are aligned, focused, and passionate about working together to care for our customers, then we look forward to meeting you! Join us. 

We thank all interested applicants; however, only qualified candidates will be contacted. This position requires the successful completion of a criminal background check. 


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