Materials Specialist / Stockroom Manager

Milwaukee, Wisconsin


Reports to: ERP Manager – Ellis Corp

Mission: Responsible for efficient operation of stockroom, efficient movement of materials through the production process, and continuous improvement of these processes.

Primary Job Responsibilities 

  • Establishes and administers procedures and work instructions to provide for the efficient receipt stocking, picking, and staging of materials on the production floor.
  • Entry of data in ERP system as it relates to receiving of inbound goods and materials, issuing of the same to manufacturing work orders, closing of manufacturing work orders.
  • Responsible for inventory accuracy by insuring that procedures are followed, stockroom is clean and organized to allow for ease of access, and administering and executing a cycle counting plan.
  • Assisting in successful year end physical inventory.
  • Actively engages with other members of the company to continuously improve processes, create efficiencies, and reduce cost.
  • Cooperatively takes on other duties as needed.

Required skills:

  • Previous warehouse and inventory experience in a manufacturing environment.
  • Prior experience with ERP software.
  • Prior experience with Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Outlook)
  • Self-starter with ability to think critically, and work independently.
  • Good written and verbal skills.
  • Good interpersonal skills.