Inventory Controller

Home Market Foods - Norwood, MA3.4

Full-timeEstimated: $44,000 - $57,000 a year
Home Market Foods (HMF) is a dynamic enterprise that has become the market leader in a number of prepared meat-based meal and snack categories. The company has grown substantially across its markets through excellence in innovation, manufacturing, and customer service. This success has been nurtured by its ownership group and an expanding team of world-class executives. HMF is building on this track record through complementary acquisitions and a growing number of business development initiatives. HMF's business model is poised to continue to thrive and offer greater opportunities for its customers and team.

We are based in Norwood, Massachusetts, which is comfortably within the Boston metropolitan area. HMF's facilities include a state-of-the-art plant, and R&D facility, as well as warehouse and Corporate functions. We are focused on continued growth and are executing against various initiatives that include additional product lines, new sales channels, greater penetration of our extensive customer relationships, as well as opportunistic acquisitions. Our success is directly dependent on attracting and retaining the best possible talent across our functions. To this end, we are posting for a strong Inventory Controller.


The Inventory Controller will be responsible for overseeing inventory flow throughout the production site, ensuring both accuracy of inventory levels and FEFO of product. This position requires someone with the ability to interact and communicate effectively with management, floor personnel, and other internal departments.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Leads and manages physical inventories process of all site components
Owns site cycle counting processes and systems
Researches and resolves inventory discrepancies with warehouse team
Maintains strong dotted line ownership to cycle counting team
Processes and posts physical inventory transactions in the system
Assists in troubleshooting functions related to shipping/receiving/production/consumption
Acts as key/super user for Microsoft Dynamics Navision system
Works independently with little direction
Performs other duties as assigned

Education and/or Experience

Bachelor's degree required
Familiarity with inventory management documentation and processing requirements
Knowledge of ERP systems required, Microsoft Navision experience preferred
Extremely proficient in Microsoft Excel (Pivot Tables, Advanced Formula creation)
Strong communication, interpersonal, and collaborative skills, to include working effectively with co-workers by sharing ideas in a constructive and positive manner
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
Ability to perform basic mathematics (addition, subtraction, multiplication, division)

Problem Solving
Influencing Others
Process Management