Inventory SpecialistAMERICAN PACKAGING CORPORATION American Packaging Corporation (APC) is one of the top flexible packaging converters serving customers throughout North America. We are always seeking to improve our operations, deliver more innovation and value, and give back to our local communities. Our longstanding success as custom flexible packaging suppliers has been fueled by our commitment to providing more innovation, more quality, and more responsive customer service, along with our strategic investments in the latest technology.SUMMARY: This position is responsible for the procurement of direct raw materials in support of production order process ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES * Manages raw material inventory * Interfaces with supplier to order raw materials and negotiates prices * Process bill of ladings and packing lists to create bar codes for all incoming raw materials, including inks and adhesives. * Interfaces with vendors on purchase order prices and requirements * Performs weekly reconciliations * Performs administrative support for the department * Writes Standard Operating Procedures to support job function and enhance training efforts * Adheres to company safety standardsMINIMUM JOB REQUIREMENTS Associates Degree (AA) or equivalent from a two year college or technical school preferred Two years related experience Basic mathematical skills Strong verbal and written skillsPREFFERED SKILLS* Inventory Specialist / Inventory Management experience* Strong customer service skills* Experience within a manufacturing environmentAlliqualifiediapplicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.