Kelly Services Materials & Inventory Control Coordinator in Pontiac, Michigan

Job Description

Materials & Inventory Control Coordinator

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS (include but are not limited to)

  • Accurately record new inventory items in pertinent company software system(s) and ensure distributed/used items are properly accounted for

  • Work with Purchasing Department as needed to ensure appropriate inventory levels are maintained

  • Physically deliver OR coordinate the delivery of required raw materials to various production areas

  • Conduct regular inventory counts

  • Work with Management to plan for the introduction of new inventory items and the respective storage/space requirements, lead times, and other demands created by such introductions

  • Recommend process improvements for inventory maintenance as requested/needed

  • Enter pertinent data into Company cost accounting systems as needed

  • Other duties as assigned by Manager/Company Management

REQUIRED SKILLS/COMPETENCIES (include but are not limited to)

  • Proficiency with computers and the MS Office Suite including Excel

  • Excellent, professional communication skills, both written and oral

  • Detailed, with excellent time management and organizational skills

  • Basic math skills and the ability to read a tape measure

  • Critical thinking/problem solving skills and the ability to work with others to ensure adherence to company policies/procedures

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS (include but are not limited to)

  • The ability to safely lift heavy and/or cumbersome objects weighing 50+ lbs.

  • Bending/stooping, walking, climbing stairs and ladders to store inventory

  • The ability to safely operate a forklift (certification provided as needed)


  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • 2+ years of relevant work experience, preferably in the manufacturing field

  • Demonstrated successful experience working both autonomously and with others in a fast-paced environment, requiring strong attention to detail


  • 2+ years of experience in an Inventory/Materials Coordinator role, preferably within the millwork and/or graphic print production industries

  • Experience working with Tradesoft cost accounting software

  • Associate-s or Bachelor-s degree in a related discipline

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100 ™ companies, and more than 70,000 hiring managers rely on Kelly annually to access

the best talent to drive their business forward. If you only make one career connection today, connect

with Kelly.

AboutKelly Services ®

As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to directly employ nearly 500,000 people

around the world and have a role in connecting thousands more with work through our global network of

talent suppliers and partners. Revenue in 2017 was $5.4 billion. Visit and connect with us on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter .

Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females,

Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and is

committed to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunity

is The Law.