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United Natural Foods Inventory Control Manager in Aurora, Colorado

Inventory Control Manager

United States of America, Colorado, Aurora

Logistics / Warehouse Operations

Post Date Oct 15, 2020

Requisition # 125042

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Laid off or losing hours because of the Coronavirus? UNFI has high paying jobs and consistent, fulfilling work available NOW and AFTER the COVID-19 Pandemic!


Join our team and immediately become part of the largest distributor of conventional, natural, organic and specialty products in the United States and Canada. We serve over 43,000 customer locations with 200,000 different products. Our Warehouse associates supply thousands of consumers with better for you food that nourishes families nationwide. Our retailers range from small family owned stores to Wholefoods Markets and everything in between. Are you ready to make an impact on the lives of others and feel good about what you do? Join our growing Distribution team today!


Oversee all functions relating to product slotting, returns / damage processing, product integrity, product recall processing and overall accuracy of facilities inventory. Develop the proper structure of the department to achieve the best Quantity On Hand Out of Stock (QOHOS%), achieve the lowest possible inventory shrink, manage product quality and code dates, and manage the slotting process for all Stock Keeping Units (sku’s). Coordinate with Operations, Purchasing and Sales to assure a high level of inventory accuracy, to assure product shrink is minimized, and to assure product quality is maintained at UNFI standards.


  • Develop and manage processes to assurance accuracy of inventory.

  • Ensure inventory discrepancies are investigated and corrected in a timely manner.

  • Assure the highest level of product quality is maintained.

  • Oversee product slotting analysis, product slot assignment and slot movements. Coordinate with Operations and Maintenance to re-align warehouse racking in support of proper product slotting.

  • Develop, evaluate and perform performance appraisals of department personnel.

  • Track inventory shrink and assist other departmental areas in reducing overall product loss.

  • Provides Management with updates and reports on inventory issues and updates to Standard Operating Procedures (SOP’S).



  • Bachelor’s degree is preferred and/or equivalent related experience.


  • Microsoft Suite


  • Four (4) or more years of inventory, quality control, and/or food warehouse management experience.

  • Two (2) or more supervisory experience


  • Excellent leadership skills.

  • Good verbal and written communication skills.

  • Strong math and analytical skills

  • Solid computer skills

  • Solid understanding of Receiving and Shipping functions

  • Good organization and Time Management skills

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. UNFI is an Equal Opportunity employer committed to creating an inclusive and respectful environment for all. - M/F/Veteran/Disability. VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

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  • Schedule: Full-time