Inventory Control Specialist, Richmond Distribution Centre, Cannabis Operations
Regular Full Time, Richmond
G4 – $39,319.44 – $45,617.40 annually
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The Liquor Distribution Branch (LDB) is one of the largest distributors and retailers of beverage alcohol in Canada, generating a net income of approximately $1.08 billion on annual sales of approximately $3.3 billion in fiscal 2016/17. LDB has a workforce of approximately 4,000 full and part-time employees, operates 197 retail stores across the province, oversees the operations of approximately 220 Rural Agency Stores and has the role of wholesaler to approximately 700 private liquor retail outlets and 10,000 licensed establishments.
The LDB is a unique government entity that operates with similar independence to a Crown Corporation under the direction of a General Manager and CEO.
In February 2018, the LDB was assigned to distribute, wholesale and sell non-medicinal cannabis inclusive of a government owned online channel with a mandate to support government’s key priorities of protecting children and youth, ensuring health and safety standards, and keeping the criminal element out of the supply chain.
Reporting to the Inventory Control Supervisor, Richmond Distribution Centre (RDC), the Inventory Control Specialist is responsible for verifying inventory accuracy, investigating and resolving errors and exceptions between the Warehouse Management book inventory and the E-Business book inventory for the Cannabis Distribution Centre. The position works as a member of a team in the completion of all administrative functions as required.
An eligibility list for temporary or permanent future opportunities may be established. An enhanced security check and registration is required.
Please review the attached job description for a complete list of duties, qualifications, and competencies. To be considered for this opportunity, applicants must submit a cover letter and resume clearly identifying how they meet the qualifications necessary for this position. This information will be used as part of the selection process.
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Experience and Education:
- Minimum of 1 year of recent experience in a fast paced warehouse environment preferably dealing with inventory control and relevant post-secondary education. An equivalent combination of education, training and experience may be considered.
- Knowledge of word processing, spreadsheets, databases and other standard computer applications
Skills and Abilities
- Good oral and written communication skills
- Ability to work with limited direction and set own priorities
- Attention to detail and proficiency working with numbers
- Ability to work under pressure and produce results within deadlines
- Demonstrated ability to develop and maintain productive relationships both internally and externally
- Analytical ability focusing in math and data researching