Location:, Fort Worth, Texas

FDF_755200 Inventory Control

Date Posted:

Pay Type: Salaried
Job Family: Inventory Control Supervisor
Req. No. 6193

For more than a century, Ben E. Keith Company has been a leader in fine food and premium beverage distribution, and we strive to consistently exceed our customers’ expectations.

Our Food Division is a complete broad line multi-state distributor, and our Beverage Division operates throughout the state of Texas as a proud distributor of Anheuser-Busch products, craft and import beer brands, spirits, and wine.

We are dedicated to the growth and success of our business, our customers, and our employees—continuing our commitment to delivering quality since 1906.

Position Summary and Responsibilities:

The purpose of the Inventory Control Supervisor of Cycle Counters is to monitor the process of cycle counting to ensure cycle-counting is being performed correctly and efficiently and that proper counts and quality is maintained. The position will assist in product recalls.  

  • Supervise Cycle-Counters daily activity
  • Ensure counts are being performed accurately and efficiently.   
  • Maintain accurate data in KWCS and provide clerical support to drive operational efficiency.
  • Check inventory dates to ensure product quality is maintained.
  • Apply appropriate codes for out-of-date and/or damaged products.
  • Maintain accurate data in inventory management system
  • Enter correct product data into KWCS system based on physical inventory counts.
  • Make appropriate adjustments to ensure system data matches physical counts.
  • Complete Cycle Count End of Day Report daily.
  • Periodically check on direct reports.

Education and/or Work Experience Requirements:

  • 2 year degree preferred
  • Minimum two years of inventory control experience required
  • Food service industry experience preferred
  • Knowledge of FDA and USDA guidelines
  • Microsoft Office experience a must, including Word, Excel and Outlook
  • Knowledge of warehouse RF system and using an RF scanner
  • Must be able to create Excel Pivot Tables & Excel Worksheets
  • Exceptional communication skills
  • Professional phone-etiquette skills
  • Self-starter with ability to multi-task
  • Excellent organization skills
  • Ability to work in fast-paced environment
  • Customer-focused
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Good problem-solving skills

Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to learn and use relevant internal applications.
  • Must have normal use of shoulders, arms, wrist, hands, feet and legs.
  • Must be able to work in different warehouse temperature zones
  • Able to walk, stoop, kneel, crouch, and bend
  • Occasional lifting up to 100lbs.
  • Ability to learn to operate heavy warehouse equipment, such as electric pallet jacks and forklifts.
  • The ability to hear, understand, and distinguish speech and/or other sounds (e.g., machinery horns)
  • Must be able to read numbers and product descriptions.

Ben E. Keith (BEK) Company is one of the largest food and beverage distributors in the United States. We are a family-owned business with a long-standing tradition of supporting the diverse communities in which we live and work. Our competitive employee benefits provide health and financial protection to our employees and their families.

  • Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance
  • Short and Long Term Disability
  • 401K with matching contribution
  • Profit-Sharing Plan (100% company-paid)
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Wellness Program
  • Educational Assistance Program
  • Paid Vacation and Holidays
  • Employee Credit Union

We have sought to create an environment in which the contributions of each employee at Ben E. Keith are fully valued. This means more than simply treating one another with respect; it also means considering how all our people can positively impact the quality of the decisions we make about our business.

Here at Ben E. Keith, we recognize that our workforce reflects the increasingly diverse nature of our society, and we want to do all we can to take advantage of that diversity with both our external and internal customers. We believe our differences are also our strengths and we want to do all we can to use those strengths to find more creative solutions for the business challenges we face. Ben E. Keith is an equal employment opportunity, affirmative action employer. VEVRAA Federal Contractor