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Sr Manager, Corporate Inventory

Lowell, AR - Terminal


Job Title:
Sr Manager, Corporate Inventory

Supply Chain

United States of America



Full/Part Time:
Full time

Job Summary:
Under general direction, this position is responsible for the development and implementation of inventory policies and procedures that improve workflow and support business objectives. The incumbent will direct all actions that support production schedules including receiving, storing, issuing and controlling inventories; ensure that customer requirements are met or exceeded and that there is ongoing improvement in inventory management practices and service level agreements. The position will perform multiple personnel management tasks including but not limited to staffing, performance management, annual reviews, and time and attendance.  

Job Description:

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop, implement and administer inventory guidelines including warranty retention for all locations and ensure policies and procedures are followed and maintained at all accounts; take corrective action at accounts when necessary
  • Other duties as assigned
  • Consult on tractor and trailer parts related issues, campaigns, tooling, and equipment modifications in MFG meetings
  • Ensure core management is maintained
  • Perform multiple personnel management tasks including but not limited to discipline, staffing, performance management, annual reviews, and time and attendance
  • Oversee fulfillment of shipping department stock orders and backorders in local warehouses
  • Manage tractor/trailer ordering and refurbished items in tracking systems; advise on tractor and trailer parts related issues, campaigns, tooling, and equipment modifications in MFG meetings
  • Monitor down units and local part purchases to adjust stocking levels as needed
  • Review all inventory related reports to guarantee customer satisfaction and the rectification of issues; utilize reports to monitor inventory turn rates, monthly sales, on-hand balances, inactive parts, zero balances, and backorders
  • Perform annual inventory account audits and ensure inventory obsolescence is kept to a minimum through vendor returns and relocation of inventory across facilities
  • Ensure all locations adhere to the cycle count program and monitor program effectiveness


Minimum Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma/GED with 5-7 years of inventory and/or related experience; posses a valid driver's license with a clean motor vehicle record as per JBH standards.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Ability to fulfill physical requirements (lift/move appliance up to 50 pounds)
  • Ability to wear appropriate work attire (protective gear/PPE)
  • Advanced analytical skills 
  • Advanced deductive reasoning skills  
  • Advanced math skills 
  • Advanced organizational skills
  • Advanced problem solving skills 
  • Experience in conducting research
  • Experience in direct or indirect people management
  • Experience in influencing and collaborating across groups
  • Experience in inventory management
  • Experience in the transportation industry  
  • Experience with statistics
  • Experience working in a fast-paced environment  
  • Interest in learning new technologies/software applications  
  • Self-motivated 
  • Travel up to 40%.

GED (Required), High School (Required)

Work Experience:
Maintenance, Safety, Transportation/Logistics

Non Commercial Driver's License - Department of Transportation

Job Opening ID:
00498597 Sr Manager, Corporate Inventory (Open)

“This job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc. is committed to basing employment decisions on the principles of equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, persons with disabilities, protected veterans or other bases by applicable law.”

Posted 16 Days Ago

Full time


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Headquartered in Northwest Arkansas, J.B. Hunt is a dominant force in transportation and logistics, offering exciting career opportunities both at corporate and at field locations across the country. There are a variety of job types that support our business, so no matter your passion, J.B. Hunt is the place to jumpstart your career.

Why J.B. Hunt?

J.B. Hunt is a leading transportation and logistics company for one simple reason – our people. The career possibilities and benefits of working at J.B. Hunt are endless. From competitive salary and benefits packages, to defined career paths and growth opportunities, we take care of our people and take great pride in our efforts to build and sustain an inclusive workplace for all employees.

What are we looking for?

J.B. Hunt welcomes high-energy, forward-thinking people of all backgrounds and experience levels to join our team. We offer full-time, entry level, professional and management opportunities across all departments. Whether you are fresh out of school or bring years of industry experience, a role at J.B. Hunt could take your career to the next level.