Inventory Clerk - Warehouse

Merrick Pet Care - Hereford, TX

Position Title: Inventory Clerk

Reports to: Warehouse Leadership Team

Location: Hereford, TX

Company Information:
Founded in 1988, Texas-based Merrick Pet Care, Inc. is a leader in natural and organic pet food. With a mission to create the most nutritious and wholesome food, Merrick families take better care of their pets by cooking up nutritious real whole foods for pets. All foods are made using only the freshest ingredients grown by local farmers. The company offers a wide variety of dry and wet foods, as well as treats, that are available nationally at independent pet specialty stores, Petco, and online via select retailers. In April 2012, Merrick Pet Care Inc. acquired Castor & Pollux and its ORGANIX, Natural Ultramix and Good Buddy food and treats for pets. These brands are available at PetSmart, natural grocery, and online via select retailers. For more information, visit or

Company Benefits:
Competitive compensation package
401k matching program
Comprehensive health benefits package
Paid Time Off PTO plus company holiday schedule 10 days
Company computer and cell phone for approved positions
Education reimbursement program
Pet Adoption Program
Employee Assistance Program EAP
Extensive on-the-job training
Leadership and career development opportunities

Position Summary:
Works closely with Manufacturing and Inventory teams within the organization to support the collection, entry and reporting of inventory management functions.

Primary Responsibilities:
Performs Inventory Functions:
Ensure accuracy of inventory through regular cycle count process
Performs variance analysis and resolution with the facility manager
Create and complete transfers between warehouses to ensure proper fulfillment of sales orders
Responsible for entering receipts of co-manufactured products and proper closure of production orders
Responsible for reviewing inventory discrepancies and errors in a timely and positive manner
Performs other activities as directed by acting manager or supervisor

Key Functional Skills and Knowledge:
Experience: Past experience in inventory management or related field

Skills: Detail Oriented, problem solver, ability to perform analysis and validate results

Proficient in basic computer skills such as Microsoft Office applications

Strong communication skills and organization skills