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Inventory Control Manager - Broomfield

Carefree of Colorado, a division of the Scott Fetzer Company and Berkshire Hathaway, is the world’s premier provider of awnings, shade products and accessories to the global Recreational Vehicle market, Marine OEM and Aftermarkets as well as residential. Our industry position and financial strength have provided our employees solid careers with opportunity for professional growth throughout our 46 year history.


We have built a strong manufacturing and assembly operation by embracing LEAN principles and investing in technology and our team members.  We take pride in the Quality, Value, Performance and Style our customers have come to expect.


The Inventory Control Manager will be responsible for identifying, analyzing and improving all inventory related transactions that result in financial loss to the company. This position will be responsible for establishing and maintaining a cycle count, Kanban and scrap/deviation program. The Inventory Control Manager will build and develop a team of inventory control employees across multiple shifts. This position will also provide input into production line setup.


The Inventory Control Manager will have direct responsibility for:


  • Ensuring adequate inventory of materials and products in accordance with inventory cycles and organizational philosophy.

  • Formalizing and developing current cycle count program.

  • Growing current Kanban program and working with Warehouse team to develop inventory supermarkets.

  • Revamping current scrap/deviation process.

  • Identifying and remedying inventory control challenges, including deep investigation into inventory adjustments.

  • Conducting daily inventory analysis to solve inventory problems.

  • Developing and implementing inventory control procedures.

  • Training and managing a team of inventory control staff.

  • Designing strategies to minimize the cost or time required to move goods.

  • Reviewing the success of logistical functions and identifying areas for improvement.

  • Presenting performance data to management.

  • Proposing improvements to management.

  • Staying current on advances in logistics technology and incorporating new technologies into procedures.

  • Leading a team of inventory control personnel through process of counting and recording inventory.

  • Actual inventory counts; must be knowledgeable about inventory items to be counted, the counting procedures used, and location of all inventories.

  • Identifying items as coming from or belonging to the customer, keeping those items segregated from other production materials/tools, and maintaining control of customer inventory.


Qualified candidates must possess:


  • 5+ years of experience leading inventory control programs in a manufacturing environment

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Engineering, or related field

  • Strong inventory skills

  • APICS certification (CPIM – Certified in Production & Inventory Management) preferred.

  • Experience with ERP systems with a strong working knowledge of MRP processing logic

  • Knowledge and demonstrated ability in the use of Microsoft Office products including Outlook, Excel, Word, PowerPoint, & Access

If you’re an enthusiastic team player who enjoys a fast paced, friendly atmosphere where individuals are acknowledged for their success and provided with opportunities for growth, we want to hear from you! 


We offer competitive wages, growth opportunities and a comprehensive benefits package including:

  • Medical and Life Insurance

  • Short-Term and Long-Term Disability Insurance

  • 401(k) with a company match

  • Paid vacations and holidays

  • Tuition reimbursement and more


If you meet the above requirements and are interested in becoming part of our team, please send your resume and salary requirements via e-mail to [email protected], fax (303) 459-5103 or apply in person, Monday – Friday, 8:30am – 5:00pm.


Please visit our web site at for more information regarding our company. 



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