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STEMCELL Technologies

Inventory Control Specialist

Vancouver, BC
Full Time
7 days ago
Job Description Summary

Are you a proactive and determined problem-solver who enjoys getting lost in the details and finding the root cause of the issue? Are you passionate about all things Inventory Management and looking for your next challenge? If so, this could be the perfect opportunity for you! At STEMCELL Technologies - Canada's largest biotech company -we are looking for an Inventory Control Specialist who thrives in fast-paced environments and has solid experience processing and investigating inventory transactions such as adjustments, write-offs etc.

As an Inventory Control Specialist, you'll be responsible for supporting the global cycle count program, ensuring inventory transactions are done in accordance with existing policies and procedures, and investigating and reporting on variances. You'll also get the chance to collaborate with internal operations teams to identify inventory issues and propose solutions.

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone looking for their next step in Inventory Management to contribute towards STEMCELL's mission of Scientists Helping Scientists and supporting cutting edge research in the life sciences field.

Job Description

Duties and Responsibilities
  • Ensures the Cycle Count program is executed in all STEMCELL locations as per policy and meets targets
  • Participates in the transactions review program to ensure there is appropriate management and control of inventory in all STEMCELL locations: owned, controlled or contracted
  • Prepares, reviews and reports on metrics for stakeholders at all STEMCELL locations
  • Maintains master data and execute other inventory related tasks to support the product's life cycle in SAP
  • Identifies opportunities for process improvement and participates in or leads cross-functional initiatives to effect positive change

Knowledge and Qualifications
  • Post-secondary education, preferably in supply chain or business operations
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in a similar role
  • APICS certification, or equivalent designation, is considered an asset
  • Strong math and excel skills (including use of formulas: VLOOKUPs, pivot tables, etc.)
  • SAP experience an asset
  • Comfortable dealing with large sets of data and repetitive tasks
  • Continuous improvement mindset and strong problem-solving skills

This role requires being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as per STEMCELL's vaccination policy, the current recommendations by local health authorities and as required by public health orders in place from time to time, including any COVID-19 boosters as recommended by local health authorities and as required by public health orders in place from time to time.


STEMCELL Technologies Inc. is a privately-owned biotechnology company based in Vancouver that helps power leading-edge life science research around the world. Scientists performing stem cell, immunology, cancer, regenerative medicine and cellular therapy research are among those who rely on our cell culture media, cell separation products, instruments, ancillary reagents and contract assay services. We create novel, useful, standardized products of unfailing quality and deliver them to more than 70 countries via our many regional offices plus distribution centres in Vancouver, Seattle, Grenoble and Singapore. Driven by our love of science and our passion for quality, we see ourselves simply as "Scientists Helping Scientists" - standing by our customers to provide outstanding products, technical support and training. We have over 1000 science-oriented employees globally, including 250 PhDs/MScs, with most others holding a BSc or engineering degree. STEMCELL is proud to be the largest Biotechnology employer in Canada.

This is an opportunity to work with highly motivated colleagues in a science-oriented, creative and dynamic environment. We offer a competitive salary, excellent benefits and significant career development opportunities.

To apply please select the apply button. You will then be directed to a login screen asking you to set up an account. You must set up an account in order to apply.

Create an account by selecting the create account button. You will then be asked for your email and to create a password. Your Password must be eight characters long, contain at least one special character, one capital letter, and a number. Once you have created your password you will be asked to upload your resume. Uploading your resume will provide the ability to auto-populate your application with information from your resume. If you prefer to manually complete all of the fields in the application you can do this by clicking next. You can upload your cover letter as an attachment in the attachments screen. Thank you for your interest in STEMCELL!
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