Inventory Associate Resume Sample

Updated November 20, 2016


Technology is a wonderful avenue to get your point across, but believing that technology will help you in winning favors with a prospective employer is a mistake.

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Inventory Associate Resume Sample


Grym Poe

45 Milton Street | Ripton, VT 40936 | (000) 211-8544 | grympoe @email .com


Performance Summary
Resourceful inventory associate with over 5 years of experience in a diverse range of warehouse and retail settings. Proficient in maintaining a high level of inventory accuracy and integrity, monitoring the usage of stock and creating reports related to utilization. A highly motivated and exceptionally enterprising individual who has an inherently industrious nature.


– Cycle Counts – Stock Usage – Vendor Relations
– Damage Documentation – Periodic Audits – Discrepancy Management
– Quality Assurance – Forklift Operations – Product Integrity
– Picking and Packing – Shipments Management – Merchandising Support

• Overhauled the existing inventory system, making it 75% more efficient than before
• Successfully implemented a cycle count system, which greatly decreased physical counting problems during inventory taking time
• Implemented a series of modules that automatically rang alerts when the inventory level of any item reached 30%
• Decreased the cost of acquiring items by 80000$ by enlisting the help of a local and less expensive shipment company


Inventory Associate
RGIS, Ripton, VT | 11/2011 – Present

• Check existing inventory to determine need for additional items and ensure that these needs are fulfilled
• Create item orders and follow up on them to ensure that they are passed by the procurement manager
• Handle physical count of items within storage areas and use tablets or counting devices to ensure accuracy in counting
• Create and maintain effective relationships with vendors, suppliers and shipping companies to ensure timely and accurate delivery of items
• Take daily inventory of assigned supply and restock items as directed by the supervisor
• Monitor usage of stock and create utilization reports in a bid to comprehend usage patterns
• Identify any inaccuracies in each inventory cycle and ensure that all discrepancies are timely resolved
• Handle data entry duties to ensure that all incoming and outgoing shipments are properly recorded in the system

Inventory Aide
Travel Tab, Ripton, VT | 2/2007 – 11/2011

• Assisted inventory staff members in counting items under each supply tab and providing feedback on numbers
• Received shipments and counted and verified items to ensure order accuracy
• Physically placed received items in assigned storage areas and performed order pulling duties
• Provided support in reconciliation activities, concentrating on immediate discrepancy management
• Assisted in cleaning and maintaining warehouse premises and associated equipment such as forklifts and pallet jacks

High School Diploma – 2006
Ripton High School, Ripton, VT