Scholastic Inventory Coordinator (Fresno, CA) in Fresno, California

Inventory Coordinator (Fresno, CA)


Fresno, California, United States at


Jul 10, 2017Post Date

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Each year Scholastic Book Fairs, in partnership with schools across the country, hosts more than 127,000 book-sale events that give more than 35 million students and their families access to thousands of affordable and educational products, helping foster a lifelong love of reading.

We are currently in search of a Branch Inventory Coordinator help our associates manage the inventory needed to provide kids with the books they want to read. This full time position offers medical, dental and vision benefits, Paid Time Off, a generous 50% off discount on Scholastic merchandise, and a 401k.

Qualified candidates will have experience with Warehouse Management Systems, inventory process and shipping and receiving. They will support our mission to encourage reading and promote lifelong learning, and demonstrate our values of caring and respect for all people.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Maintain inventory location system and operate scanning systems including inventory scanners and Point of Sale at the branch.

  • Conduct daily corporate provided and random inventory cycle counts each week to ensure that all sections of the warehouse are using optimal inventory control processes. Research & resolve inventory variances.

  • Monitor the receiving and shipping processes at the branch dock.

  • Lead the branch in performing physical inventory preparation and actual counting/reconciling processes during physical inventory.

  • Data entry of school monitor reports or other sales monitoring efforts as necessary.

  1. Must have a High school diploma or (GED) equivalent.

  2. Minimum of 2-years inventory experience with a distribution company.

  3. Strong written and verbal communications skills.

  4. Must have strong problem solving skills and be detail oriented with a high level of accuracy.

  5. Minimum of Basic math skills.

  6. Must be able to type a minimum of 40 wpm on a computer keyboard.

  7. Must be able to lift 30-40 lbs. on an unassisted basis, repetitively.

  8. Must be able to work in a dynamic, fast paced distribution center environment.

  9. Proficiency in computer spreadsheets and word processing is preferred.

  10. Familiarity with computerized Inventory location systems is preferred.

  11. Working knowledge of inventory scanner systems is preferred.

  12. Forklift certified is preferred.

    1. Ability to speak Spanish is a plus.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Scholastic is an Equal Opportunity Employer . Our policy is clear: there shall be no discrimination on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, pregnancy, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, or status as a disabled veteran or Vietnam veteran.

Those factors shall not influence the determination of qualifications for a job or other opportunity within the company. Further, all personnel actions (such as compensation, tuition aid, benefits, transfers, promotions, and dismissals, company-sponsored training, social and recreational programs) shall be administered without discrimination. To view the full EOE policy, click here at .