Inventory Specialist

Location: Ashland, VA


Your role with us:

As an Inventory Specialist for Pearson Packaging Systems you will receive, stock, perform cycle counts, prepare and ship customer orders, and perform all the functions necessary to ensure a smooth and efficient flow of parts. You will receive and inspect materials delivered as a result of purchase orders, match the goods against purchase orders, packing slips, and manufacturer’s part number to ensure correct parts and quantities are processed.

Does this sound like you?

You are organized and detail oriented.  You are the most organized person you know and can be relied upon to accurately prepare and ship customer orders.

You can navigate through change.  You see change as an opportunity to improve rather than an obstacle to overcome. You can quickly adapt to customer requests, schedule changes, and multi-task when needed.

You are a strong communicator.  You can clearly, concisely, and professionally communicate with suppliers and internal departments, both verbally and in writing.


How you will contribute to our growth:

  • By ensuring customer satisfaction with the timely and accurate delivery of parts to our customers


What you will need to succeed:

  • Demonstrated knowledge of inventory control procedures and techniques in a manufacturing environment
  • Ability to communicate effectively with suppliers and internal departments
  • Demonstrated ability to work with computerized ERP system and to perform basic mathematical computations
  • Demonstrated organizational skills required to maintain and organized and professional work area
  • Demonstrate a positive attitude and share the values of the organization as expressed in Pearson’s vision statement
  • Able to lift over 50 lbs.
  • High School diploma or equivalency
  • Minimum of two years of experience in inventory control functions in a manufacturing environment
  • Forklift training and experience


What we will offer you:

  • Competitive industry compensation
  • Our top-tier Health and Wellness Plan offers ease of mind and ensures that you and your family are well taken care of
  • Time and time again, we have been recognized amongst the most progressive workplaces in our industry
Pearson Packaging Systems is an Equal Opportunity Employer.